Fairport Convention
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Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
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Crazy Man Michael
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Matty Groves
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Come All Ye
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Fotheringay

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Fairport Convention

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The best British folk-rock band of the late '60s, Fairport Convention did more than any other act to develop a truly British variation on the folk-rock prototype by drawing upon traditional material and styles indigenous to the British Isles. While the revved-up renditions of traditional British folk tunes drew the most critical attention, the group members were also (at least at the outset) talented songwriters as well as interpreters. They were comfortable with conventional ha... Read more

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