Shirley Inspired​.​.​. (2015)

by Various Artists

  • Record Store Day 2015 3xLP set
    Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    C Joynes contribution to the vinyl release for Record Store Day 2015 of the 'Shirley Inspired...' collection, originally available as a subscription-only download as part of the fundraising campaign to support the making of the documentary film 'The Ballad Of Shirley Collins'.

    Featuring 34 tracks in a 3xLP gatefold package, plus inserts.

    Track List:

    Bitchin Bonnie Billy Bajas - Pretty Saro
    Trembling Bells - Richie's Story
    Stewart Lee & Stuart Estell - Polly On The Shore
    Johnny Flynn - Rambleaway
    Lee Ranaldo - The Plains of Waterloo
    Alasdair Roberts and David McGuinness - A Blacksmith Courted Me
    Graham Coxon - Cruel Mother
    Meg Baird - Locks and Bolts
    Angel Olsen - The Blacksmith
    Ela Stiles - The Murder of Maria Marten
    Stuart Estell - Just As The Tide Was Flowing
    Bonnie Dobson and The Lords of Thyme - Hares On The Mountain
    Rachael Dadd - Polly Vaughan
    Josephine Foster - Love Is Pleasing
    The Owl Service and Laura Cannell - Edi Beo
    Jackie Oates - Banks of The Bann
    Crying Lion - Shepherd's Arise
    Ned Oldham - The Blacksmith
    Ulver - Poor Murdered Woman
    Sally Timms With The Mini Mekons - Go From My Window
    C Joynes - It Was Pleasant and Delightful
    Sharron Kraus - Gilderoy (Heart's Delight)
    Joe Murphy - Adieu To All Judges And Juries
    Slate Islands - Proud Maisrie
    Sophie Williams - Charlie
    Rozi Plain - Long Years Ago
    Paul Smith - Geordie
    Olivia Chaney - Oxford Girl
    Orlando and Tom Furse - My False True Love
    Barbarossa - Dearest Dear
    Belbury Poly - Cambridgeshire May Carol
    Eric Chenaux - Just As The Tide Was Flowing
    Tunng and Farao - Never Again
    Findlay Brown - Sweet England

    Includes unlimited streaming of Shirley Inspired... (2015) via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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Earth Records, Record Store Day, 2015
3xLP, 1000 copies


released April 25, 2015



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C Joynes Cambridge, UK

“An inheritor to Davy Graham; a lone operator prone to unexpected collaborations, with a repertoire that crosses continents and timezones with consummate ease.” THE WIRE

“His epigrammatic re-castings and re-readings of widely-travelled melodies and rhythms from a variety of traditions suggest shared memories that might be intensely universal while seeming strangely out of reach. " DUSTED MAGAZINE
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