Time Honoured Ghosts

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Time Honoured Ghosts
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 1975
RecordedMay – July 1975
Studio"His Masters Wheels" Studio, San Francisco
GenreProgressive rock, Soft rock
Length39:52
LabelPolydor
ProducerElliot Mazer
Barclay James Harvest chronology
Everyone Is Everybody Else
(1974)
Time Honoured Ghosts
(1975)
Octoberon
(1976)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Time Honoured Ghosts is a 1975 album released by the English rock group, Barclay James Harvest. The title was suggested by the wife of Harvey Lisberg, the band's manager at the time, though it is believed that she was quoting from another unknown source. It was recorded between May and July 1975 at the "His Masters Wheels" studio in San Francisco. It was produced by Elliot Mazer and released in October on the Polydor Records label.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."In My Life"John Lees4:39
2."Sweet Jesus"Les Holroyd3:30
3."Titles"traditional, arr. by Lees3:49
4."Jonathan"Holroyd4:45
5."Beyond The Grave"Woolly Wolstenholme4:08
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Song For You"Holroyd5:20
2."Hymn For The Children"Lees3:39
3."Moongirl"Holroyd4:51
4."One Night"Lees5:21

In 2003 a remastered version of the album was released which included the bonus track "Child Of The Universe" (John Lees). The song "Jonathan" is inspired by Richard Bach's 1972 novel, Jonathan Livingston Seagull.[2]

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Time Honoured Ghosts". Barclay James Harvest Album Portfolio. Retrieved 2008-09-03.