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Until The Next Full Moon

Artist Song Buy
Rachel Unthank & The Winterset  Felton Lonnin  buy on itunes
Basil Kirchin  I Start Counting  buy on itunes
Suzi Klee  Punch & Judy Girl  buy on itunes
Wendy & Bonnie  Children Laughing  buy on itunes
Sunforest  And I Was Blue  buy on itunes
Anne Briggs  Fine Horseman  buy on itunes
Marianne Faithfull  Sally Free & Easy  buy on itunes
Trees  Sally Free & Easy  buy on itunes
Cilla Black  Abyssinian Secret  buy on itunes
Brigitte Fontaine  Comme a La Radio  buy on itunes
Pierrot Lunaire  Plasir D'Amour  buy on itunes
Broadcast  I Found The F  buy on itunes
AC Marias  One Of Our Girls has Gone Missing  buy on itunes
Ruth Copeland  The Silent Boatman  buy on itunes
Joanna Newsom  Cosima  buy on itunes
Rachel Unthank & The Winterset  Sea Song  buy on itunes


I was mildly surprised to discover that no-one's yet posted anything by Rachel Unthank & The Winterset, creators of my favourite album of 2007: "The Bairns".
So here's a mix setting matters right, together with some of the other minor-key, slightly down-tempo female-sung tracks I've particularly dug over the past 12 or so months.
Incidentally, the double appearance of "Sally Free & Easy" illustrates a curious phenomenon I've noticed: every now and then, you hear for the first time & instantly fall in love with a track and all of a sudden, it starts cropping up all over the place. I first came across "Sally" on Davy Graham's Folk Blues & Beyond; then I got Pentangle's "Solomon's Seal" and there it was again; and yet again on Tree's "On The Shore". A few weeks later a charity shop trawl uncovered a Marianne Faithful Best Of with it on and when I followed a friend's advice and checked out Flying Saucer attack, blow me down if they didn't put it through the sonic mincer! Anyone else ever had a similar experience?
Title from Robert Wyatt via Rachel Unthank & co.
And here's the download:


Date: 2/29/2008
I'll be downloading this with gusto. Looks terrific.
anthony lombardi
Date: 2/29/2008
some of my favorite kind of music right here (per your description), though i only know a few songs, so i'm with barry on the download
Rob Conroy
Date: 2/29/2008
Great Trees, Joanna Newsom and Anne Briggs tracks.
Date: 3/1/2008
Been meaning to check out the Winterset. This looks like a great set of songs too- nice witchy cosmic vibe goin on.
avocado rabbit
Date: 3/1/2008
I gave this a listen today and liked it a bunch. Thanks for the great mix.
Date: 3/4/2008
Very lovely folk-ish mix. Love the Fontaine, Newsom and Broadcast, and the Cilla is a big favourite of mine.
Date: 3/4/2008
Date: 3/28/2008
All I really know is Marianne Faithfull and that is good enough for me.

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