Cambridge Folk Festival – Celebrating 50 Years

This latest live compilation from Delphonic Music celebrates 50 years of the Cambridge Folk Festival, one of the longest running and most famous folk festivals in the world.

In honour of the anniversary, 50 of the very best live tracks recorded at the event have been carefully selected to feature on a compilation release. ‘Cambridge Folk Festival: Celebrating 50 Years’ is an extraordinary collection of performances from some of the biggest and best artists that have graced the site’s various stages over the years. Featuring the likes of Richard Thompson, Seth Lakeman, KT Tunstall, Loudon Wainwright III, Billy Bragg, Joan Baez, Frank Turner, The John Butler Trio, Beth Orton, Taj Mahal, Fairport Convention, The Levellers, Rosanne Cash, Tommy Emmanuel and Martha Wainwright to name just a few, this is an essential release for any fan of folk music.

Label: Delphonic Music
UPC: 888831445654
Catalogue Number: DELPH100
Release Date: 27 July 2014

Tracklisting

1. Richard Thompson – 1952 Vincent Black Lightning (2011)
2. KT Tunstall – Black Horse and the Cherry Tree (2005)
3. Seth Lakeman – Kitty Jay (2012)
4. Caitlin Rose – Sinful Wishing Well (2011)
5. Frank Turner – Wessex Boy (2011)
6. Heritage Blues Orchestra – Clarksdale Moan (2013)
7. Cerys Matthews – Oxygen (2006)
8. The John Butler Trio – Funky Tonight (2006)
9. Loudon Wainwright III – Motel Blues (2004)
10. Femi Kuti & The Positive Force – Make We Remember (2011)
11. Billy Bragg – I Ain’t Got No Home (2008)
12. Joan Baez – Diamonds and Rust (2007)
13. Lau – Horizontigo (2012)
14. The Proclaimers – Life With You (2012)
15. Heidi Talbot – The Shepherd Lad (2013)
16. Tommy Emmanuel – The Tall Fiddler (2013)
17. Taj Mahal – Think (1998)
18. Beth Orton – Sweetest Decline (2004)
19. Ron Sexsmith – This Song (2003)
20. Fairport Convention – My Love Is In America (2003)
21. Martha Wainwright – Factory (2008)
22. The Levellers – One Way (2008)
23. Eric Bibb – Don’t Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down (1999)
24. Rosanne Cash – 707 (2003)
25. Nick Lowe – (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding (1998)
26. Chris Wood – Cold, Haily, Windy Night (2011)
27. Emily Smith – Sweet Lover of Mine (2011)
28. The Mud Morganfield Band – Can’t Get No Grindin’ (What’s The Matter With The Meal) (2013)
29. Cara Dillon – Hill of Thieves (2009)
30. Eddi Reader – Charlie Is My Darlin’ (2006)
31. Oysterband – Someone, Somewhere (2007)
32. Nanci Griffith – Listen To The Radio (2012)
33. Spiers & Boden – Prickle Eye Bush (2011)
34. Beth Neilson Chapman – Every December Sky (2009)
35. The Imagined Village – Scarborough Fair (2010)
36. Capercaillie – Seice Ruairdih (2006)
37. Roy Bailey & Tony Benn – History Lesson (2000)
38. Ruthie Foster – Richland Woman Blues (2012)
39. John Tams and Barry Coope – Vulcan & Lucifer / Steelos (2006)
40. Thea Gilmore – Inverigo (2004)
41. Fay Hield & The Hurricane Party – Pretty Nancy of Yarmouth (2012)
42. Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain – Shaft (2007)
43. Fisherman’s Friends – Drunken Sailor (2011)
44. Dervish – Gypsies Tramps and Thieves (2006)
45. The Unthanks with Brighouse and Rastrick Brass Band – King of Rome (2012)
46. Karine Polwart – Salter’s Road (2012)
47. Martin Simpson – Delta Dreams (2013)
48. Swap – Only Viveka (2006)
49. Breabach – Good Drying (2010)
50. The Chieftans – Cotton Eyed Joe (2006)