Widowmaker (album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Widowmaker
Studio album by Widowmaker
Released February 1976
Recorded August/September 1975
Genre Rock
Label Jet
Producer Widowmaker
Widowmaker chronology
Widowmaker
(1976)
Too Late to Cry
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Widowmaker was debut album by the English hard rock band Widowmaker, which was released in February 1976. Widowmaker reached #196 in US and featured an eclectic mix of blues, country, folk and hard rock.[2]


Track listing[edit]

  1. "Such A Shame" (Daisley)
  2. "Pin a Rose on Me" (Ellis, Grosvenor, Nichols)
  3. "On the Road" (Ellis, Grosvenor, Nichols)
  4. "Straight Faced Fighter" (Ellis)
  5. "Ain't Telling You Nothing" (Bender, Ellis)
  6. "When I Met You" (Grosvenor)
  7. "Leave the Kids Alone" (Ellis)
  8. "Shine a Light On Me" (Grosvenor, Wright)
  9. "Running Free" (Farnham)
  10. "Got a Dream" (Daisley)

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel

Singles[edit]

Taken from the album[3]

  • "On the Road"/"Pin a Rose on Me" Jet JET 766 (1976)
  • "When I Met You"/"Pin a Rose on Me" Jet JET 767 (1976)
  • "Pin a Rose on Me"/"On the Road" Jet JET 782 (1976)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Heibutzki, Ralph. "Widowmaker's eponymous album". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2010-02-03. 
  3. ^ Joynson, Vernon. The Tapestry of Delights - The Comprehensive Guide to British Music of the Beat, R&B, Psychedelic and Progressive Eras. Borderline. p. 928. 

References[edit]

  • Joynson, Vernon. The Tapestry of Delights - The Comprehensive Guide to British Music of the Beat, R&B, Psychedelic and Progressive Eras 1963-1976.Borderline (2006).Reprinted (2008).ISBN 1-899855-15-7
  • Larkin Colin. The Guinness Encyclopedia of Popular Music: Threepenny Opera-Z.Z. Top

Volume 6. Guinness Publications (1995). ISBN 978-0-85112-662-3


References[edit]

  • Joynson, Vernon. The Tapestry of Delights - The Comprehensive Guide to British Music of the Beat, R&B, Psychedelic and Progressive Eras 1963-1976. Borderline (2006). Reprinted (2008). ISBN 1-899855-15-7
  • Larkin Colin. The Guinness Encyclopedia of Popular Music: Threepenny Opera-Z.Z. Top Volume 6. Guinness Publications (1995). ISBN 978-0-85112-662-3