Possibly the first English electric folk band. The band used to meet at a house called 'Fairport' in Muswell Hill.
Originally, in 1967, Richard Thompson, Ashley Hutchings, Simon Nicol and Shaun Frater. Later members included:
Many recordings including:
- What we did on our holidays
- Liege and Lief
- History of Fairport Convention
- Cropredy Festival
- Albion Band