Mary Black The Holy Ground 180g LP
Mary Black The Holy Ground 180g LP
Genre: Folk
Label: Pure Pleasure
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Mary Black The Holy Ground 180g LP

Mary Black

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Availability: Backordered
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SKU:
PPRLP019
UPC:
5060149622018
180g High Quality Pressing! Pressed at Pallas in Germany! Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering!

Irish singer Mary Black is well known for deftly combining her Celtic roots with contemporary folk. On this release, she offers another strong set of songs, as she interprets songs from American folk favorite John Gorka ("Treasure Island") and connects with Anglo-folk tradition on the lovely "One Way Donkey Ride" (written by Sandy Denny of Fairport Convention fame). The acoustic instrumentation feature a rich blend of guitars, fiddles, saxophones, and accordions that add a timeless feel to most of her songs.

The highlight of the album is "Loving Time," an emotional story of star-crossed lovers told with a bittersweet aching that few artists could deliver so poignantly.

Mary Black's voice remains an incredibly expressive instrument that makes this another solid effort.

Features:
• 180g High Quality Pressing
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering

Musicians:
Mary Black, vocals
Declan Sinnott, guitars, lap-steel, mandola, backing vocals
Pat Crowley, accordion, piano, backing vocals
Garvan Gallagher, double bass
Carl Geraghty, saxophone
Dave Early, drums, percussion
Frank Gallagher, fiddle, synth, whistle
Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh, vocals
The Vanbrugh String Quartet
Mel Mercier, tabla

Selections:
Side One:

1. Summer Sent You
2. Flesh And Blood
3. The Loving Time
4. Golden Thread
5. The Holy Ground (Traditional)
6. Treasure Island
Side Two:
1. The Holy Ground
2. One Way Donkey Ride
3. Dockland
4. Lay Down Your Burden
5. Paper Friends
6. Poison Words
Description
180g High Quality Pressing! Pressed at Pallas in Germany! Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering!

Irish singer Mary Black is well known for deftly combining her Celtic roots with contemporary folk. On this release, she offers another strong set of songs, as she interprets songs from American folk favorite John Gorka ("Treasure Island") and connects with Anglo-folk tradition on the lovely "One Way Donkey Ride" (written by Sandy Denny of Fairport Convention fame). The acoustic instrumentation feature a rich blend of guitars, fiddles, saxophones, and accordions that add a timeless feel to most of her songs.

The highlight of the album is "Loving Time," an emotional story of star-crossed lovers told with a bittersweet aching that few artists could deliver so poignantly.

Mary Black's voice remains an incredibly expressive instrument that makes this another solid effort.

Features:
• 180g High Quality Pressing
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Re-mastering by Ray Staff at Air Mastering

Musicians:
Mary Black, vocals
Declan Sinnott, guitars, lap-steel, mandola, backing vocals
Pat Crowley, accordion, piano, backing vocals
Garvan Gallagher, double bass
Carl Geraghty, saxophone
Dave Early, drums, percussion
Frank Gallagher, fiddle, synth, whistle
Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh, vocals
The Vanbrugh String Quartet
Mel Mercier, tabla

Selections:
Side One:

1. Summer Sent You
2. Flesh And Blood
3. The Loving Time
4. Golden Thread
5. The Holy Ground (Traditional)
6. Treasure Island
Side Two:
1. The Holy Ground
2. One Way Donkey Ride
3. Dockland
4. Lay Down Your Burden
5. Paper Friends
6. Poison Words
ISBN
PPRLP019
Genre
Folk
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Mary Black
Title
The Holy Ground
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
06-16-2014
Release Date
08-25-2014
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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