Live at the BBC

Live at the BBC

by Richard Thompson
     
 
Cataloging recordings that span the best part of 40 years, Live at the BBC is a three-CD/DVD set from Richard Thompson, one of the most highly influential guitarists and songwriters in British music. Including duets with Linda Thompson such as "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" and "Shoot Out the Lights," there is also work from his 1000 Years of

Overview

Cataloging recordings that span the best part of 40 years, Live at the BBC is a three-CD/DVD set from Richard Thompson, one of the most highly influential guitarists and songwriters in British music. Including duets with Linda Thompson such as "I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight" and "Shoot Out the Lights," there is also work from his 1000 Years of Popular Music project, including covers such as the Kinks' "See My Friends" and "So Ben Mi Ca Bon Tempo," an Italian cathedral song from the 16th century. Live at the BBC is an immense body of work that displays Thompson's effortless ability to play many different styles with aplomb.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/28/2011
Label:
Universal Uk
UPC:
0600753329092
catalogNumber:
5332909
Rank:
9578

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. The Little Beggar Girl
  2. Dragging the River
  3. The Great Valerio
  4. The Neasden Hornpipe/the Avebury Particle Accelerator/the Flowing Tide
  5. I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
  6. Hokey Pokey
  7. Georgie On a Spree
  8. I'll Regret It All In the Morning
  9. A Heart Needs a Home
  10. Wishing
  11. I'm Turning Off a Memory
  12. A Man In Need
  13. Withered and Died
  14. New Fangled Flogging Reel/Kerry Reel
  15. Shoot Out the Lights
  16. It's Just the Motion
  17. Back Street Slide
  18. Night Comes In
  19. Dimming of the Day
  20. Modern Woman

Disc 2

  1. She Twists the Knife Again
  2. You Don't Say
  3. When the Spell is Broken
  4. The Angels Took My Racehorse Away
  5. Valerie
  6. Jennie
  7. You Don't Say
  8. Fire In the Engine Room
  9. Wall of Death
  10. Nearly In Love
  11. Valerie
  12. When the Spell is Broken
  13. Two Left Feet
  14. Turning of the Tide
  15. Simple Again
  16. Ghosts In the Wind
  17. Shoot Out the Lights
  18. She Twists the Knife Again
  19. Withered and Died
  20. The End of the Rainbow

Disc 3

  1. Gethsemane
  2. The Outside of the Inside
  3. Wall of Death
  4. Word Unspoken Sight Unseen
  5. Kidzz
  6. Did She Jump or Was She Pushed
  7. The End of the Rainbow
  8. One Door Opens
  9. The Outside of the Inside
  10. Let It Blow
  11. Old Thames Side
  12. Dad's Gonna Kill Me
  13. Down Where the Drunkards Roll
  14. I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
  15. Needle and Thread
  16. So Ben Mi Ca Bon Tempo
  17. A Hunting the Wren
  18. See My Friends
  19. Time's Gonna Break You
  20. William Brown
  21. Meet On the Ledge

Disc 4

  1. Jet Plane In a Rocking Chair
  2. A Heart Needs a Home
  3. Night Comes In
  4. I'm a Dreamer
  5. I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
  6. Shoot Out the Lights
  7. You're Going To Need Somebody
  8. Dargai
  9. Dimming of the Day
  10. Pavanne
  11. Just the Motion
  12. Fire In the Engine Room
  13. She Twists the Knife Again
  14. Wall of Death
  15. When the Spell is Broken
  16. Did She Jump or Was She Pushed
  17. Wrong Heartbeat
  18. Tear Stained Letter
  19. She Twists the Knife Again

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Richard Thompson   Primary Artist,Guitar,Vocals
Clive Gregson   Guitar,Background Vocals
Dave Matthews   Drums
Dave Pegg   Bass
Christine Collister   Background Vocals
Linda Thompson   Vocals
Pete Zorn   Bass
John Kilpatrick   Accordion,Keyboards
Pete Thomas   Saxophone
Gerry Copsey   Drums

Technical Credits

Merle Haggard   Composer
Sandy Denny   Composer
Buddy Holly   Composer
Richard Thompson   Arranger,Composer
Ray Davies   Composer
Pete Dauncey   Producer
Linda Thompson   Composer
Orazio Vecchi   Composer
Phil Smee   Artwork
Dave Mulkeen   Engineer
Traditional   Composer
Tim Bernett   Management
Bob Montgomery   Composer
Frank Riley   Booking
Mick Houghton   Publicity,Sleeve Notes
Paul Fenn   Booking

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