Midnight Mushrumps

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Midnight Mushrumps
Studio album by Gryphon
Released April 1974
Recorded January 1974, Chipping Norton Recording Studios, Oxfordshire, England
Genre Progressive rock, Progressive folk
Length 42:10
Label Transatlantic
Producer Gryphon
Gryphon chronology
Midnight Mushrumps
Red Queen to Gryphon Three
(1974)Red Queen to Gryphon Three1974
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.0/5 stars [1]

Midnight Mushrumps is the second studio album made by the band Gryphon. The album was released on Transatlantic Records in the UK, catalogue number TRA 282.

The album was engineered by Dave Grinsted and recorded at the Chipping Norton Recording Studios, Oxfordshire, in January 1974.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Midnight Mushrumps" (Harvey) – 18:58
  2. "The Plough-Boy's Dream" (Trad. Arr. by Gryphon) – 3:02
  3. "The Last Flash of Gaberdine Taylor" (Taylor) – 3:58
  4. "Gulland Rock" (Gulland) – 5:21
  5. "Dubbel Dutch" (Taylor) – 5:36
  6. "Ethelion" (Gryphon) – 5:15


  • Richard Harvey – Recorders (sopranino, descant, treble & tenor), Krumhorns (soprano, alto & tenor), Harmonium, Pipe Organ, Grand Piano, Harpsichord, Electric Pianos, Toy Piano, Keyboard Glockenspiel, Mandolin, Vocals.
  • Brian Gulland – Bassoon, Bass Krumhorn, Tenor Recorder, All Keyboards on "Gulland Rock", Vocals, Laugh and Candlestick Rotation.
  • Graeme Taylor – Guitars (acoustic, semi-acoustic, classical, electric & 12-string), Vocals and Raincoat.
  • Philip Nestor – Bass Guitars, Vocals.
  • David Oberlé – Drums, Timpani, Percussion, Lead Vocals, Headache and Candlestick.


  1. ^ Eder, Bruce (2011). "Midnight Mushrumps - Gryphon | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 25 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

Eder, Bruce. "Allmusic: Midnight Mushrumps". Retrieved 2009-04-11. 

Trane, Sean. "GRYPHON Midnight Mushrumps @ progarchives.com". Retrieved 2009-04-11. 

"GRYPHON Midnight Mushrumps @ discogs.com". Retrieved 2009-11-29.