Strawbs discography

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Strawbs discography
Releases
Studio albums 23
Live albums 11
Compilation albums 10
Singles 34
Video albums 7

This is a discography of the band Strawbs.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart position Notes
UK
[1]
US
[2]
CH
[3]
NOR
[4]
NL
[5]
SWE
[6]
1969 Strawbs - - - - - -
1970 Dragonfly - - - - - -
1971 From the Witchwood 39 - - - - -
1972 Grave New World 11 191 - - - -
1973 Bursting at the Seams 2 121 - - - -
All Our Own Work - - - - - - as "Sandy Denny and the Strawbs", recorded in Denmark, 1967
1974 Hero and Heroine 35 94 - 20 - -
1975 Ghosts - 47 - - - -
1975 Nomadness - 147 - - - -
1976 Deep Cuts - 144 - - - -
1977 Burning for You - 175 - - - -
Deadlines - - - - - -
1987 Don't Say Goodbye - - - - - -
1991 Ringing Down the Years - - - - - -
1995 Heartbreak Hill - - - - - - Recorded in 1978
2001 Baroque & Roll - - - - - - Acoustic Strawbs
Strawberry Sampler Number 1 - - - - - - Released privately in 1969
2003 Blue Angel - - - - - - Includes re-recorded songs from Two Weeks Last Summer and Bursting at the Seams
2004 Déjà Fou - - - - - -
2008 The Broken Hearted Bride - - - - - -
2009 Dancing to the Devil's Beat - - - - - -
2011 Hero & Heroine in Ascencia - - - - - -

Live albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart position Notes
UK
[1]
US
[2]
CH
[3]
NOR
[4]
NL
[5]
SWE
[6]
1970 Just a Collection of Antiques and Curios 27 - - - - -
1993 Greatest Hits Live - - - - - - Recorded 1990 for a Central TV "Bedrock" show
1995 Strawbs in Concert - - - - - - Tracks from the BBC "In Concert" shows from 1973 and 1974
1999 Concert Classics - - - - - - BBC "Sight and Sound" performance from 1977
2000 The Complete Strawbs - - - - - - 30th anniversary concert at Chiswick House
2005 Full Bloom - - - - - - Acoustic Strawbs
Live at Nearfest - - - - - -
Painted Sky - - - - - - Acoustic Strawbs
2006 Recollection - - - - - -
2007 Strawbs NY '75 - - - - - -
2008 Lay Down with the Strawbs - - - - - - Double CD recorded at Robin 2, Bilston 5 March 2006

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart position Notes
UK
[1]
US
[2]
CH
[3]
NOR
[4]
NL
[5]
SWE
[6]
1974 Strawbs by Choice - - - - - -
Early Strawbs - - - - - - Canadian-only compilation of Strawbs and Dragonfly[7]
1977 Classic Strawbs - - - - - - Canadian-only compilation of every A&M LP except Strawbs[8]
1978 The Best of Strawbs - - - - - -
1990 Preserves Uncanned - - - - - - 1960s high-quality demo recordings
1991 Sandy Denny and the Strawbs - - - - - - a partial repackaging of All Our Own Work
1992 A Choice Selection of Strawbs - - - - - -
1997 Halcyon Days - - - - - -
2002 The Collection - - - - - -
Tears and Pavan - - - - - -
2003 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Strawbs - - - - - -
2006 A Taste of Strawbs - - - - - - A box-set of 4 CD's featuring recordings from 1967 to 2006

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart position Album Notes
UK Singles Chart
[1]
CAN
NL
[5]
SWE
[6]
1968 "Oh, How She Changed" - - - - Strawbs
"The Man Who Called Himself Jesus" - - - -
1970 "Forever" - - - - Non-album single
"Where Is This Dream of Your Youth" - - - - Strawbs Released in Germany and Holland only
1971 "Witchwood" - - - - From the Witchwood Withdrawn due to poor quality of pressing
"Benedictus" - - - - Grave New World
1972 "Keep the Devil Outside" - - - - Non-album single Japan only
"New World" - - - - Grave New World Japan only
"Here It Comes" - - - - Non-album single
"Lay Down" 12 - - - Bursting at the Seams
1973 "Part of the Union" 2 48 20 -
"Shine on Silver Sun" 34 - - - Hero and Heroine
1974 "Hero and Heroine" - - - -
"Hold on to Me (The Winter Long)" - - - -
"Round and Round" - - - - USA and Italy only
"Grace Darling" - - - - Ghosts
"Angel Wine" - - - - Japan only
1975 "Lemon Pie" - - - -
"Little Sleepy" - - - - Nomadness USA and Portugal only
1976 "I Only Want My Love to Grow in You" - - - - Deep Cuts
"So Close and Yet So Far Away" - - - - USA only
"Charmer" - - - -
1977 "Back in the Old Routine" - - - - Burning for You
"Keep on Trying" - - - -
"Heartbreaker" - - - - Not released in the UK
"Part of the Union" - - - - Bursting at the Seams
1978 "Joey and Me" - - - - Deadlines
"New Beginnings" - - - -
"I Don't Want to Talk About It" - - - -
1979 "The King" - - - - Non-album single
1987 "That's When the Crying Starts" - - - - Don't Say Goodbye Canada only
"Let It Rain" - - - - Canada only
1991 "Might as Well Be on Mars" - - - - Ringing Down the Years Canada only
2002 "Alice's Song" - - - - Baroque and Roll

Video albums[edit]

Year Title
1992 Greatest Hits Live
2001 The Strawbs - Classic Rock Legends
2002 The Complete Strawbs - Live at Chiswick House
2003 Strawbs Live in Tokyo '75/Grave New World - The Video
2004 Acoustic Strawbs Live at Hugh's Room, Toronto
2008 Strawbs - Lay Down with the Strawbs
2009 Acoustic Strawbs Live at Hampton Court Palace

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d http://www.everyhit.com/searchsec.php
  2. ^ a b c http://www.allmusic.com/artist/p5544/charts-awards
  3. ^ a b c "Strawbs - hitparade.ch". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2011-06-09. 
  4. ^ a b c "norwegiancharts.com - Discography Strawbs". norwegiancharts.com. Retrieved 2011-06-09. 
  5. ^ a b c d "dutchcharts.nl - Discografie Strawbs". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2011-06-09. 
  6. ^ a b c d "swedishcharts.com - Discography Strawbs". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 2011-06-09. 
  7. ^ The cover combines the motifs from the Strawbs and Dragonfly albums. The title probably echoes the similar North American retrospective album The Early Beatles.
  8. ^ The cover shows an illuminated red strawberry inside Stonehenge.

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