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Lindisfarne

Originally the Downtown Faction and then Brethren in 1969 Newcastle. Rod Clements, Ray Jackson and Ray Laidlaw joined forces with Alan Hull and Simon Cowe.

Recordings:

  • Nicely Out of Tune - 1970
  • Fog on the Tyne - 1971
  • Dingly Dell - 1972
  • Live - 1973
  • Happy Daze - 1974

Hull and Jackson kept Lindisfarne 1973
Cowe, Clements and Laidlaw formed Jack The Lad
Disbanded 1975
Reformed 1977 and have kept going in various guises

Well known songs:

  • Lady Eleanor
  • Meet me on the corner
  • Fog on the Tyne
  • Clear White Light
  • Winter Song
  • January Song
  • We can Swing Together
  • Alright on the Night
  • Court in the Act
  • Run for Home

 

See Also:


Holy Island