Sense of Occasion

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Sense of Occasion
Senseofoccassion.jpg
Studio album by Fairport Convention
Released 12 February 2007
Recorded Woodworm Studios, Oxfordshire; November 2006
Genre Folk-rock
Length 1:07:39
Label Matty Grooves
Producer Mark Tucker with Fairport Convention
Fairport Convention chronology
Over the Next Hill
(2004)Over the Next Hill2004
Sense of Occasion
(2007)
Festival Bell
(2011)Festival Bell2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [1]

Sense of Occasion is the 24th studio album by British folk-rock veterans Fairport Convention, released in February 2007.

Overview[edit]

The title comes from the fact that 2007 marks the 40th anniversary of the band (although only one member, Simon Nicol, remains from the original line-up).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Keep on Turning the Wheel" (Chris Leslie) – 4:18
  2. "Love on a Farmboy's Wages" (Andy Partridge) – 4:14
  3. "The Bowman's Return" (Ric Sanders) – 4:14
  4. "South Dakota to Manchester" (Leslie) – 4:12
  5. "Spring Song" (Leslie) – 4:37
  6. "Polly on the Shore" (Music: Dave Pegg; Lyrics: Dave Swarbrick, Trevor Lucas) – 5:03
  7. "Just Dandy" (Sanders) – 2:56
  8. "Tam Lin" (Traditional; arranged by Swarbrick) – 7:30
  9. "In Our Town" (Leslie) – 3:35
  10. "Edge of the World" (Leslie) – 4:08
  11. "Hawkwood's Army" (Pete Scrowther) – 4:24
  12. "The Vision" (Bob Miller, John Flanagan) – 4:21
  13. "Your Heart and Mine" (Sanders) – 3:40
  14. "Untouchable" (Glenn Tilbrook, Christopher Braid) – 4:28
  15. "Galileo's Apology" (PJ Wright) – 3:04
  16. "Best Wishes" (Steve Ashley) – 3:41

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nickson, Chris. Sense of Occasion at AllMusic

External links[edit]