Magical Flight

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Magical Flight
Wizz jones Magical Flight 1.jpg
Studio album by Wizz Jones
Released 1977 (1977)
Recorded 1977
Genre Folk, folk rock
Length 36:41
Label Plant Life (UK);
Wizz Jones chronology
Happiness Was Free
Magical Flight
Letter from West Germany
Alternative cover (German issue)
Alternative cover (German issue)
Cover of the U.K. CD reissue, note changes to text from L.P. version
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Magical Flight is the 1977 album by the pioneer British folk musician Wizz Jones. In addition to composing some of the songs, Alan Tunbridge produced the U.K. cover artwork.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Pictures" (Alan Tunbridge) - 4:25
  2. "Mississippi John" (Wizz Jones) - 2:01
  3. "Old Fashioned Shotgun Wedding" (Tucker Zimmerman) - 4:30
  4. "Song to Woody" (Bob Dylan) - 3:32
  5. "Topolino Song" (Wizz Jones) - 2:50
  6. "Magical Flight" (Alan Tunbridge) - 5:14
  7. "The Valley" (Wizz Jones) - 5:14
  8. "See How the Time is Flying" (Alan Tunbridge) - 5:19
  9. "Canned Music" (Dan Hicks) - 3:37

Issue details[edit]

Issued in Germany, 1978, with alternative cover art/remixed.
Exact reissue on CD, 1999, with both English and German covers (but title text on UK cover moved and enlarged, see illustration).

Catalogue numbers[edit]

Plant Life PLR009
Folk Freak FF4003(Germany)
Scenescof SCOFCD 1006 (US)