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Fairport Convention

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
  • Unhalfbricking
  • Liege and Lief
  • History of Fairport Convention
See Also:

  1. Cropredy Festival
  2. Albion Band