Wheels Within Wheels

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Wheels Within Wheels
Studio album by Rory Gallagher
Released March 2003
Genre Blues, folk
Length 52:02
Label Capo
Rory Gallagher chronology
BBC Sessions
(1999)
Wheels Within Wheels
(2003)
Big Guns: The Very Best of Rory Gallagher
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Wheels Within Wheels is a blues-oriented acoustic rock album by Rory Gallagher. Featuring a range of acoustic styles including flamenco, skiffle and traditional Irish music,[2] the album was compiled from lost recordings and outtakes by Gallagher's brother Donal and released posthumously. A number of notable musicians appeared on the album, and the songs were recorded in various locations all over the world between 1974 and 1994.

The album cover was designed by David Oxtoby.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Rory Gallagher except where stated.

  1. "Wheels Within Wheels" – 3:32
  2. "Flight to Paradise" (Juan Martín) – 4:30
  3. "As the Crow Flies" (Tony Joe White)– 4:12
  4. "Lonesome Highway" – 5:20
  5. "Bratacha Dubha" (Trad. arr. Rory Gallagher) – 2:59
  6. "She Moved Thro' the Fair / An Crann Ull" (Traditional) – 2:22
  7. "Barley and Grape Rag" – 4:25
  8. "The Cuckoo" – 3:45
  9. "Amazing Grace" (Trad. arr. Rory Gallagher) – 1:20
  10. "Walkin' Blues" (Robert Johnson) – 5:34
  11. "Blue Moon of Kentucky (Bill Monroe) – 2:54
  12. "Deep Elem Blues" (Traditional) – 4:17
  13. "Goin' to My Home Town" – 4:58
  14. "Lonesome Highway Refraining" – 2:00

Personnel[edit]

  • Produced by Rory Gallagher, Donal Gallagher and Tony Arnold

References[edit]

  1. ^ "allmusic ((( Wheels Within Wheels > Overview )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2010-07-20. 
  2. ^ "Rory Gallagher's Acoustic Collaboration: Wheels Within Wheels". Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Wheels Within Wheels". Retrieved 28 May 2010.