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Old Chairs to Mend

David Gibb & Elly Lucas: Old Chairs to Mend (Hairpin HAIRPIN002)

Old Chairs to Mend
David Gibb & Elly Lucas

Hairpin Records HAIRPIN002 (CD, UK, 5 March 2012)

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Produced by Chris Harding, David Gibb and Elly Lucas;
Recorded and mixed by Chris Harding;
Mastered by James Singleton at Beefstock;
Artwork and photography by Elly Lucas


David Gibb, guitars, melodeon, vocals;
Elly Lucas, fiddle, viola, vocals


  1. Man on the Road (3.54)
  2. Uncle Joe (2.57)
  3. The Blacksmith (Roud 816) (3.32)
  4. Jerusalem Cuckoo (Roud 1147) (3.29)
  5. Over the Fire (3.32)
  6. Goodbye to the Plough Horse (3.36)
  7. Leapfrog (1.33)
  8. My Boy Jack (3.06)
  9. Sam Hall (Roud 369; Laws L5) (3.16)
  10. Three Magpies (3.29)
  11. Old Chairs to Mend (3.59)

Track 1 Gary & Vera Aspey;
Tracks 2, 5, 10 David Gibb, Elly Lucas;
Tracks 3-4, 9 trad. arr. David Gibb, Elly Lucas;
Track 6 Linda Woodroffe;
Track 7 trad.;
Tracks 8, 11 David Gibb


> Folk Music > Records > David Gibb & Elly Lucas: Up Through the Woods

Up Through the Woods

David Gibb & Elly Lucas: Up Through the Woods (Hairpin HAIRPIN004)

Up Through the Woods
David Gibb & Elly Lucas

Hairpin Records HAIRPIN004 (CD, UK, 2 September 2013)

David Gibb & Elly Lucas: Up Through the Woods Album Sampler (Hairpin)
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Produced by David Gibb, Elly Lucas, Robin Newman and Rich Collins;
Engineered, mixed and mastered at Snug Recordings Co.;
Photography and artwork by Elly Lucas


David Gibb, vocals, guitars, ukulele, bass, chord organ, piano;
Elly Lucas, vocals, fiddle, viola, whistles;
Jim Molyneux, drums, various percussion;
Will Pound, harmonica, melodeon;
Oli Matthews, clarinet


CDAlbum Sampler
  1. Jackwire (3.25)
  2. The Way Through the Woods (3.16)
  3. Dalmatian Cradle Song (2.47)
  4. England's Skies (2.48)
  5. Up Through the Woods (1.07)
  6. Four Poster Bath (4.13)
  7. Waterloo Johnny (3.07)
  8. Paper Boat (3.24)
  9. A Place Called Home (3.47)
  10. Lovely Molly (Roud 1446; Henry H780) (3.18)
  11. Wheel Tapper (3.46)
  1. Jackwire (3.25)
  2. Waterloo Johnny (3.07)
  3. Dalmatian Cradle Song (2.47)

Tracks 1, 6-7, 9 David Gibb;
Track 2 words Rudyard Kipling, music David Gibb;
Tracks 3, 10 trad. arr. David Gibb, Elly Lucas;
Tracks 4 David Gibb, Elly Lucas;
Track 5 words David Gibb, music trad. (Old Tom of Oxford);
Tracks 8, 11 Elly Lucas


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Other records with Elly Lucas

David Gibb, Apple in My Teeth, CD, Baby J BJE006, 2009

David Gibb & the Pony Club, Swapping Shoes, CD EP, Fuse Derby, 2009

Mills and Chimneys, Songs of Derbyshire, digital download, Fleet Arts, 2010

David Gibb, There Are Birds in My Garden, CD, Hairpin HAIRPIN001, 2011

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Marc Block, The Hawthorn Spring, CD, Hairpin HAIRPIN003, 2014

Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar, The Call, CD, Fellside FECD262, 2014

Mills and Chimneys, The Common Thread, CD, Hairpin, 2015

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Album photography or design by Elly Lucas

See also Elly Lucas' published work and blog.

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