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Songs in Plain English Roger Davies

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Product description

Roger is a Yorkshire singer-songwriter whose songs are firmly rooted in the West Riding soil from which they spring. Roger prefers a stark setting for his songs – just voice and increasingly inventive guitar accompaniment with very occasional harmonica.

Songs In Plain English is officially the follow up to 2009’s The Busker, though in the meantime there have been singles and a live album. A couple of the songs from that CD appear here in a more fully realised form – the contemplative and moving Time Goes By and The Ghost Of Lily Fogg, about the legendary spirit of an infamous Halifax character. A more realistic encounter is described in Christmas On King Street, a sort of Northern, seasonal Streets Of London – a song that will make you mind your change!

Roger has cornered the market in rhapsodising Yorkshire’s unsung heroes: on this album he immortalises Percy Shaw, the inventor of the cat’s eye. Judy Woods takes us on a musical stroll to a local beauty spot. Sleck Dust is inspired by a well named Yorkshire brew.

This CD is in good used condition, no signs of wear to disc or case.

Item details

Band/artist(s):
Roger Davies
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Folk
Tracks:
0

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Roger is a Yorkshire singer-songwriter whose songs are firmly rooted in the West Riding soil from which they spring. Roger prefers a stark setting for his songs – just voice and increasingly inventive guitar accompaniment with very occasional harmonica.

Songs In Plain English is officially the follow up to 2009’s The Busker, though in the meantime there have been singles and a live album. A couple of the songs from that CD appear here in a more fully realised form – the contemplative and moving Time Goes By and The Ghost Of Lily Fogg, about the legendary spirit of an infamous Halifax character. A more realistic encounter is described in Christmas On King Street, a sort of Northern, seasonal Streets Of London – a song that will make you mind your change!

Roger has cornered the market in rhapsodising Yorkshire’s unsung heroes: on this album he immortalises Percy Shaw, the inventor of the cat’s eye. Judy Woods takes us on a musical stroll to a local beauty spot. Sleck Dust is inspired by a well named Yorkshire brew.

This CD is in good used condition, no signs of wear to disc or case.

Band/artist(s):
Roger Davies
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Folk
Tracks:
0

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