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Richard Thompson Chronological Discography

Still quite incomplete …

See also Richard Thompson's own discography.

1968

Fairport Convention, Fairport Convention, LP, Polydor 583 035, 1968

The Incredible String Band, The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter, LP, Elektra EUKS-7258, 1968

1969

Fairport Convention, What We Did on Our Holidays, LP, Island ILPS9092, 1969

Fairport Convention, Unhalfbricking, LP, Island ILPS9102, 1969

Fairport Convention, Liege and Lief, LP, Island ILPS9115, 1969

1970

Fairport Convention, Full House, LP, Island ILPS9130, 1970

1971

Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band, No Roses, LP, Pegasus PEG 7, 1971

Mike Heron Smiling Men with Bad Reputations, LP, Island ILPS 9146, 1971

1972

Sandy Denny, Sandy, LP, Island ILPS 9207, 1972

Fairport Convention, The History of Fairport Convention, 2 LP, Island ICD4, 1972

Ashley Hutchings and Friends, Morris On, LP, Island HELP5, 1972

John Kirkpatrick, Jump at the Sun, LP, Trailer LER 2033, 1972

Richard Thompson, Henry the Human Fly!, LP, Island ILPS 9197, 1972

1973

Fairport Convention, Rosie, LP, Island ILPS 9208, 1973

1974

Richard & Linda Thompson, I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight, LP, Island ILPS 9266, 1974

1975

Richard Thompson, Hokey Pokey, LP, Island ILPS 9305, 1975

Richard & Linda Thompson, Pour Down Like Silver, LP, Island ILPS 9348, 1975

Various Artists, The Electric Muse: The Story of Folk into Rock, 4 LP, Island/Transatlantic Folk 1001, 1975

1976

Richard Thompson, (guitar, vocal), 2 LP, Island ICD 8, 1976

1977

Fairport Convention, Live at the L.A. Troubadour, LP, Island HELP28, 1977

1978

Julie Covington, Julie Covington, LP, Virgin V23107, 1978

Richard & Linda Thompson, First Light, LP, Chrysalis CHR 1177, 1978

1979

Gerry Rafferty, Night Owl, LP, United Artists UAK 30238, 1979

Richard & Linda Thompson, Sunnyvista, LP, Chrysalis CHR 1247, 1979

1981

Vivian Stanshall, Teddy Boys Don't Knit, LP, Charisma CAS 1153, 1981

Richard Thompson, Strict Tempo, LP, Elixir LP1, 1981

1982

Richard & Linda Thompson, Shoot Out the Lights, LP, Hannibal HNBL 1303, 1982

1983

Richard Thompson, Hand of Kindness, LP, Hannibal HNBL 1313, 1983

1984

Richard Thompson, Small Town Romance, LP, Hannibal HNBL 1316, 1984

1985

Richard Thompson, Doom and Gloom From the Tomb, cassette, Flypaper FLYC 001, 1985

Various Artists, Feed the Folk, LP, Temple FTP 001, 1985

1986

Fairport Convention, House Full: Live at the L.A. Troubadour, LP, Hannibal HNBL1329, 1986

Richard Thompson, Daring Adventures, LP, Polydor POLD 5202, 1986

Loudon Wainwright III, More Love Songs, LP, Demon FIEND 79, 1986

1987

French Frith Kaiser Thompson, Live, Love, Larf & Loaf, LP, Demon FIEND 102, 1987, 1987

John Kirkpatrick, Blue Balloon, LP, Squeezer SQZ 124, 1987

1988

Richard Thompson, Amnesia, CD, Capitol CDP 7 48845 2, 1988

1990

French Frith Kaiser Thompson, Invisible Means, LP/CD, Demon FIEND 199, 1990

Richard Thompson et al, Hard Cash, LP/CD, Special Delivery SPD/SPDCD 1027, 1990

1991

Richard Thompson, Doom and Gloom II (Over My Dead Body), cassette, Flypaper FLYC 003, 1991

Richard Thompson, Rumor and Sigh, CD, Capitol CDP 7 95713 2, 1991

Richard Thompson, Sweet Talker, CD, Capitol CDP 7 94490 2, 1991

Various Artists, All Through the Year, CD, Hokey Pokey 2002.2, 1991

Various Artists, Special Delivery in Hi Fi, promo CD, Special Delivery, 1991

1992

Fairport Convention, Moat on the Ledge: Live at Broughton Castle, LP, Woodworm WR001, 1992

1993

Richard Thompson, Watching the Dark, 3 CD, Hannibal HNCD 5303, 1993

1994

Danny Carnahan and Robin Petrie, Cut and Run, CD, Fledg'ling FLE 1006, 1994

Richard Thompson, Mirror Blue, CD, Capitol CDP 7 81492 2, 1994

Various Artists, Beat the Retreat: Songs by Richard Thompson Various Artists, CD, Capitol 7243 8 31 482 2 6, 1994

Various Artists, Folk Routes, comp. CD, Island IMCD 197, 1994

1995

Ashley Hutchings, The Guv'nor Volume 3, CD, HTD HTDCD 38, 1995

Various Artists, Troubadours of British Folk, Vol. 1: Unearthing the Tradition, CD, Rhino R2 72160, 1995

Various Artists, Troubadours of British Folk, Vol. 2: Folk into Rock, comp. CD, Rhino R2 72161, 1995

1996

Linda Thompson, Dreams Fly Away: A History of Linda Thompson, CD, Hannibal HNCD 1379, 1996

1997

Richard Thompson & Danny Thompson, Industry, Cd, Hannibal HNCD1414, 1997

Various Artists, Georgia on Our Mind, CD, Deep Sea Records, SeaD 8001, 1997

Various Artists, New Electric Muse, Volume 2, 3 CD, Castle Music ESBCD 517, 1997

1999

Fairport Convention, What We Did on Our Holidays - An Introduction to Fairport Convention, CD, Island IMCD263, 1999

Richard Thompson, Mock Tudor, CD, Capitol 499 8602, 1999

2000

Sandy Denny, No More Sad Refrains, 2 CD, Island CRNCD 7, 2000

Richard & Linda Thompson, The End of the Rainbow, CD, Island IMCD 270, 2000

Various Artists, And We'll All Have Tea… English Folk Anthology, 2 CD, Proper / Retro R2CD 40-106, 2000

2001

Martin Carthy, The Carthy Chronicles, 4 CD, Free Reed FRQCD-60, 2001

John Kirkpatrick, Mazurka Berserker, CD, Fledg'ling FLED 3030, 2001

2002

Shirley Collins, Within Sound, 4 CD, Fledg'ling NEST 5001, 2002

Fairport Convention, Fairport unConventioNal, 4 CD, Free Reed FRQCD35, 2002

Fairport Convention, Heyday - The BBC Sessions 1968-1969 / Extended, CD reissue with bonus tracks, Island IMCD290, 2002

Fairport Convention, Liege and Lief, CD reissue with bonus tracks, Island IMCD291, 2002

Richard Thompson, Semi-Detached Mock Tudor, CD, Beeswing BSW001, 2002

Various Artists, The Acoustic Folk Box, 4 CD, Topic TSFCD4001, 2002

2003

Fairport Convention, Fairport Convention, CD reissue with bonus tracks, Polydor 068 291-2, 2003

Fairport Convention, Unhalfbricking, CD reissue with bonus tracks, Island IMCD293, 2003

Fairport Convention, What We Did on Our Holidays, CD reissue with bonus tracks, Island IMCD294, 2003

Dave Swarbrick, Swarb!, Free Reed FRQCD 45, 4 CD, July 2003

Richard Thompson, The Old Kit Bag, CD, Cooking Vinyl COOKCD251, 2003

Richard Thompson, More Guitar, live recording from 1988, CD, Beeswing, 2003

2004

Richard & Linda Thompson, I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight, CD reissue w/ bonus tracks, Island IMCD304, 2004

Richard & Linda Thompson, Hokey Pokey, CD reissue w/ bonus tracks, Island IMCD305, 2004

Richard & Linda Thompson, Pour Down Like Silver, CD reissue w/ bonus tracks, Island IMCD306, 2004

2005

Ashley Hutchings, Burning Bright, 4 CD, Free Reed FRQCD 50, 2005

2006

Julian Dawson, Nothing Like a Dame, CD, Headline 01.2006, 2006

Richard Thompson, The Life and Music of Richard Thompson, 6 CD, Free Reed FRQCD 55, 2006

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2006, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK02, 2006

Various Artists, Midwinter, 4 CD, Free Reed FRQCD 30, 2006

2007

Fairport Convention, Liege and Lief, 2 CD reissue with bonus tracks, Island 530 111-1, 2007

Fairport Convention, Live at the BBC, 4 CD, Island 984 538-5, 2007

Richard & Linda Thompson, …in Concert, November 1975, CD, Island IMCD 327, 2007

2008

Various Artists, New Folk Routes, comp. CD, Rev-Ola CD REV 237, 2008

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2008, 3 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK05, 2008

2009

Various Artists, Three Score and Ten: 70 Years of Topic Records, 7 CD, Topic TOPIC70, 2009

2010

Richard Thompson, Dream Attic, 2 CD, Proper PRPCDX064, 2010

2011

Richard Thompson, The Folk City Broadcast, CD, Leftfield LFMCD505, 2011

Richard Thompson, Live at Celtic Connections, DVD, Eagle Rock EREDV895DV, 2011

Richard & Linda Thompson, Live at the BBC, 3 CD + DVD, Universal 533 290-9, 2011

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2011, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK11, 2011

2013

Richard Thompson, Electric, 2 CD, Proper PRPCDX108, 2013

2014

Richard Thompson, Acoustic Classics, CD, Beeswing BSWCD002, 2014

2015

Richard Thompson, Still, CD, Proper PRPCD131, 2015

2016

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK17, 2016

2017

Fairport Convention Come All Ye: The First Ten Years, 7 CD, Universal 574 847-9, 2017

Richard Thompson, Acoustic Classics II, 2 CD, Beeswing BSWCD015, 2017

Richard Thompson, Live at Rockpalast, 3 CD + 2 DVD, MIG 90772, 2017

2018

Richard Thompson, 13 Rivers, CD, Proper PRPCD150, September 14, 2018

Folk Musicians Support Southend YMCA, A Place to Dwell, CD, Southend YMCA, 2018

Notes and Acknowledgements

Non-essential albums, e.g. various artists compilations with Richard Thompson tracks easily available elsewhere, are listed in grey instead of black.