traditional folk music [1980-89]

A Listmania! list by brazuka (Brazil)
 
Penguin Eggs
1.  Penguin Eggs by Nic Jones
The list author says:
  "first released 1980 - Topic Records - Melody Maker Folk Album of the Year - one of the best folk albums ever - all the 9 songs are wonderful"
£15.55   Used & New from: £7.38
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews)

Farewell to Eirinn
2.  Farewell to Eirinn by Eamonn Curran
The list author says:
  "first released 1980 - Mulligan Records - "Music and Song of Emigration from Ireland to America" - Dolores Keane & John Faulkner with Eamonn Curran on uillean pipes"
£39.95   Used & New from: £36.74
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

The Enchanted Garden
3.  The Enchanted Garden by John Renbourn
The list author says:
  "first released 1980 - Transatlantic Records - the amazing pavane "Belle Qui Tiens Ma Vie", the wonderful rendition of "The Maid on the Shore" by Jacqui McShee and the raga "Sidi Brahim"
Used & New from: £5.52
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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A Cut Above
4.  A Cut Above by Martin Simpson
The list author says:
  "first released 1980 - Topic Records - perfect syntony between June Tabor and Martin Simpson (acoustic guitar) - 10 beautiful songs including "Admiral Benbow" and "Flash Company"
£9.12   Used & New from: £5.39
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Songs Of Love And Parting
5.  Songs Of Love And Parting by Robin Williamson
The list author says:
  "first released 1981 - Claddagh Records - includes "For Mr. Thomas", the amazing instrumental "Tarry Wool" and the traditional song "The Parting Glass"
£11.41   Used & New from: £7.47
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Handful Of Earth
6.  Handful Of Earth by Dick Gaughan
The list author says:
  "first released 1981 - Topic Records - Melody Maker Folk Album of the Year - many good songs including the amazing "Song for Ireland" and "Erin-Go-Bragh"
£11.79   Used & New from: £5.91
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Rainy Sundayswindy Dreams
7.  Rainy Sundayswindy Dreams by Andy Irvine
The list author says:
  "first released 1982 - recorded at Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin - includes the suite The Emigrants: "Come to the Land of Sweet Liberty", "Farewell to Old Ireland" and "Edward Connors"
Used & New from: £39.96

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Willies Lady
8.  Willies Lady by Ray Fisher
The list author says:
  "first released 1982 - Folk Legacy Records - maybe the best album of the decade"
£29.27   Used & New from: £7.98

A Different Kind of Love Song
9.  A Different Kind of Love Song by Dick Gaughan
The list author says:
  "first released 1983 - WundertŁte Recordings - 10 original songs including "Song of Choice" (Peggy Seeger) and "Stand Up for Judas" (Leon Rosselson) - Appleseed edition contains 2 bonus tracks"
Used & New from: £19.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Parallel Lines
10.  Parallel Lines by Dick Gaughan & Andy Irvine
The list author says:
  "first released 1983 - Dick Gaughan & Andy Irvine join forces to record a beautiful album - the 1997 Appleseed edition has a bonus track "Thousands Are Sailing to Americay"
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Scraps of Paper
11.  Scraps of Paper by Eric Bogle
The list author says:
  "first released 1983 - Flying Fish Records - the Scottish/Australian singer/songwriter realises his best album: "No Man's Land", "Now I'm Easy" and the poignant "And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda"
£19.95   Used & New from: £16.18
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Kind Providence
12.  Kind Providence by John Faulkner
The list author says:
  "first released 1986 - Green Linnet Records - 10 amazing songs like "The Wild Rover" and "The Banks of Newfoundland" - John sings and plays guitar, bouzouki and hurdy-gurdy"
£13.08   Used & New from: £5.38
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Patrick Street
13.  Patrick Street by Patrick Street
The list author says:
  "first released 1986 - Green Linnet Records - the first album including many good songs and tunes, like "Loftus Jones" (Andy Irvine, Arty McGlynn, Kevin Burke and Jackie Daly)"
£13.00   Used & New from: £8.23
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Alright Jack
14.  Alright Jack by Home Service
The list author says:
  "first released 1986 - Hobsons Choice Music - John Tams, Graeme Taylor & company made an album of original and traditional songs & tunes"
£10.16   Used & New from: £6.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Right Of Passage
15.  Right Of Passage by Martin Carthy
The list author says:
  "first released 1988 - Topic Records - the first Martin album recorded in the digital era (and the first CD I bought) - traditional and original songs"
£9.12   Used & New from: £3.97
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Prisoners Song
16.  Prisoners Song by Muzsikas
The list author says:
  "first released 1988 - Hungaroton Records - the Hungarian masters with MŠrta Sebestyťn on vocals - great album and great songs"
£19.95   Used & New from: £6.99

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