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Chris Farlowe, Mary Hopkin, The Elfland Ensemble - Songs From The King Of Elfland's Daughter - The Request / Lirazel álbum

  • Artista: Chris Farlowe, Mary Hopkin, The Elfland Ensemble
  • Título: Songs From The King Of Elfland's Daughter - The Request / Lirazel
  • Género: Rock
  • País: Netherlands
  • Fuente de los registros: Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single
  • Liberado: 1977
  • Estilo: Folk Rock
  • Etiqueta: Chrysalis
  • Catálogo#: 11 346
  • MP3 álbum: 2118 mb
  • FLAC álbum: 2045 mb
  • Clasificación: 4.0/5
  • Votos: 078
Chris Farlowe, Mary Hopkin, The Elfland Ensemble - Songs From The King Of Elfland's Daughter - The Request / Lirazel álbum

Lista de canciones

1The Elfland Ensemble Featuring Chris FarloweThe Request
Vocals – Chris Farlowe
2The Elfland Ensemble Featuring Mary HopkinLirazel
Vocals – Mary Hopkins


Créditos

  • Written-By, ProducerBob Johnson, Pete Knight


Notas

Johnson & Knight are credited as composers and producers of both songs, but not as the 'artists'.


Álbum

The King of Elfland's Daughter is a concept album by former Steeleye Span members Bob Johnson and Peter Knight. It was based on the 1924 fantasy novel of the same name by Lord Dunsany and recorded and released in 1977. The cover illustration is by Jimmy Cauty. Side 1. The Request vocals - Chris Farlowe. Lirazel vocals - Mary Hopkin. Witch vocals - P. Alveric's Journey Through Elfland vocals - Frankie Miller. Mary Hopkin singing Lirazel from the album The King Of Elflands. Starring:- Christopher Lee as The King of Elfland and the narrator Mary Hopkin as Lirazel Frankie Miller as Alveric Alexis Korner as A of Elfland's Daughter. First things first. Dig out a vinyl copy and play the opening The Request at 45. There, you never need buy another copy of Losing My Religion. Okay, now slow it back down again. The King of Elfland's Daughter was, Steeleye Span manager Tony Secunda later admitted, one of the most ill-timed projects he had ever been involved in, a full-fledged folk-rock concept album which forgot to ask whether anybody actually cared for folk-rock or concept albums any longer. and find and steal and marry the King of Elfland's daughter, Lirazel Mary Hopkin, in order to bear a magic son to rule Erl. Why is not specified here, but it sounds like a bad idea to me. It begins perfectly, with the useless Chris Farlowe ex-Atomic Rooster, among others bellowing out The Request. Close your eyes and it actually sounds like Tom Jones shouting out the melody to the start of ye olde fairye tayle. Continuing on, the story unfolds sort of with erstwhile Hammer films Dracula Christopher Lee trying to piece it all together for us. Included are tunes of varying quality sung by Mary Hopkin good, P. Arnold bad, Frankie Miller, etc. Mary Hopkin signing Lirazel from the King of Elflands Daughter 3:17. Frankie Miller - Alveric's journey through Elfland 5:21. The Coming Of The Troll, The King of Elflands 1:55. Frankie Miller - Just another day of searching 5:02. Witch 3:35. Too Much Magic, Lirazel The Elfland Ensemble Bob Johnson & Peter Knight. Chrysalis CHS 2151 single, ps, UK, 1977. The Request, Lirazel Chris Farlowe, Mary Hopkin. Chrysalis 11 346 single, ps, Holland, 1977. After the novel The King of Elfland's Daughter by Lord Dunsany 1924. Christopher Lee as The King of Elfland Mary Hopkin as Lirazel Frankie Miller as Alveric Alexis Korner as A Troll P. Arnold as The Witch Derek Brimstone and Chris Farlowe as Villagers of Earl. Narrated by Christopher Lee. A villager of Erl, Chris Farlowe Drums, percussion, Nigel Pegrum Bass, acoustic and electric guitars, Bob Johnson. The King of Elfland's Daughter is a fantasy novel written by Lord Dunsany. The hero Alveric sets off into Elfland to claim the title daughter, Lirazel, for his bride. He does get her away with him, but things do not go well from there. Antiquated Linguistics. Because You Were Nice to Me: The witch Ziroonderel helps Alveric on his quest because he didn't recoil in terror when she showed him her true form. Be Careful What You Wish For. The Art of Chris Farlowe - Chris Farlowe. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. And his father said: To wed the King of Elfland's daughter. The young man thought of her beauty and crown of ice, and the sweetness that fabulous runes had told was hers. Songs were sung of her on wild hills where tiny strawberries grew, at dusk and by early starlight, and if one sought the singer no man was there. Sometimes only her name was sung softly over and over. Her name was Lirazel. The Request. length: 3:20. length: 4:09. Alveric's Journey Through Elfland. length: 4:56. The Rune of the Elf King. length: 3:58. The Coming of the Troll



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