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Live at the BBC

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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.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
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.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • Label: Universal Uk
  • UPC: 600753329092
  • Catalog Number: 5332909
  • Sales rank: 68,551

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Little Beggar Girl (3:10)
  2. 2 Dragging the River (2:17)
  3. 3 The Great Valerio (5:04)
  4. 4 The Neasden Hornpipe/the Avebury Particle Accelerator/the Flowing Tide (4:54)
  5. 5 I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight (3:09)
  6. 6 Hokey Pokey (3:13)
  7. 7 Georgie 0n a Spree (3:38)
  8. 8 I'll Regret It All In the Morning (3:41)
  9. 9 A Heart Needs a Home (3:45)
  10. 10 Wishing (2:13)
  11. 11 I'm Turning Off a Memory (2:31)
  12. 12 A Man In Need (3:32)
  13. 13 Withered and Died (3:25)
  14. 14 New Fangled Flogging Reel/Kerry Reel (2:26)
  15. 15 Shoot Out the Lights (5:22)
  16. 16 It's Just the Motion (6:19)
  17. 17 Back Street Slide (4:44)
  18. 18 Night Comes In (5:16)
  19. 19 Dimming of the Day (4:06)
  20. 20 Modern Woman (3:11)
Disc 2
  1. 1 She Twists the Knife Again (2:54)
  2. 2 You Don't Say (3:29)
  3. 3 When the Spell is Broken (3:42)
  4. 4 The Angels Took My Racehorse Away (4:51)
  5. 5 Valerie (3:31)
  6. 6 Jennie (5:30)
  7. 7 You Don't Say (4:39)
  8. 8 Fire In the Engine Room (3:24)
  9. 9 Wall of Death (3:31)
  10. 10 Nearly In Love (4:08)
  11. 11 Valerie (3:03)
  12. 12 When the Spell is Broken (4:23)
  13. 13 Two Left Feet (3:01)
  14. 14 Turning of the Tide (2:29)
  15. 15 Simple Again (3:40)
  16. 16 Ghosts In the Wind (5:00)
  17. 17 Shoot Out the Lights (4:29)
  18. 18 She Twists the Knife Again (3:12)
  19. 19 Withered and Died (3:46)
  20. 20 The End of the Rainbow (4:06)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Gethsemane (5:04)
  2. 2 The Outside of the Inside (4:24)
  3. 3 Wall of Death (3:31)
  4. 4 Word Unspoken Sight Unseen (4:15)
  5. 5 Kidzz (3:12)
  6. 6 Did She Jump or Was She Pushed (3:58)
  7. 7 The End of the Rainbow (3:44)
  8. 8 One Door Opens (4:01)
  9. 9 The Outside of the Inside (4:22)
  10. 10 Let It Blow (4:27)
  11. 11 Old Thames Side (3:47)
  12. 12 Dad's Gonna Kill Me (4:29)
  13. 13 Down Where the Drunkards Roll (4:14)
  14. 14 I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight (2:33)
  15. 15 Needle and Thread (3:33)
  16. 16 So Ben Mi Ca Bon Tempo (2:15)
  17. 17 A Hunting the Wren (3:01)
  18. 18 See My Friends (4:02)
  19. 19 Time's Gonna Break You (4:08)
  20. 20 William Brown (2:38)
  21. 21 Meet On the Ledge (2:48)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Jet Plane In a Rocking Chair
  2. 2 A Heart Needs a Home
  3. 3 Night Comes In
  4. 4 I'm a Dreamer
  5. 5 I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
  6. 6 Shoot Out the Lights
  7. 7 You're Going To Need Somebody
  8. 8 Dargai
  9. 9 Dimming of the Day
  10. 10 Pavanne
  11. 11 Just the Motion
  12. 12 Fire In the Engine Room
  13. 13 She Twists the Knife Again
  14. 14 Wall of Death
  15. 15 When the Spell is Broken
  16. 16 Did She Jump or Was She Pushed
  17. 17 Wrong Heartbeat
  18. 18 Tear Stained Letter
  19. 19 She Twists the Knife Again
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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
Simon Murphy Mastering
Bob Montgomery Composer
Frank Riley Booking
Mick Houghton Publicity, Sleeve Notes
Paul Fenn Booking
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