RALPH McTELL

Albums recorded by Ralph McTell, with release dates and UK CD availability.

 

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Eight Frames A Second

--/68

New

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Spiral Staircase

--/69

New

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My Side Of Your Window

--/70

New

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You Well Meaning Brought Me Here

--/71

New

5

Not Till Tomorrow

11/72

New or Used

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Easy

03/74

New

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Streets

03/75

New

8

Right Side Up

11/76

New

9

Ralph, Albert & Sydney: Songs For 6 Strings Vol 1 [live]

--/77

New or Used

10

Slide Away The Screen & Other Stories

04/79

New or Used

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Water Of Dreams

05/82

New

12

Songs From Alphabet Zoo

05/83

New

13

At The End Of A Perfect Day

12/85

 

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Best Of Tickle On The Tum [with Jacqui Redding]

05/86

 

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Bridge Of Sighs

01/87

New

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Blue Skies, Black Heroes

05/88

New

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Stealin' Back

12/90

New or Used

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The Boy With A Note

06/92

New

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Sand In Your Shoes

10/95

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Songs For Six Strings Vol 2 [live]

02/97

 

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Travelling Man: The Journey The Songs [live]

04/99

Marketplace

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Red Sky

11/00

New

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National Treasure

03/02

New

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The Journey [4-CD box set]

10/06

New

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Gates Of Eden

03/07

New


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1) EIGHT FRAMES A SECOND

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Nanna's Song
The Mermaid And The Seagull
Hesitation Blues
Are You Receiving Me?
Morning Dew
Sleepytime Blues

Eight Frames A Second
Willoughby's Farm
Louise
Blind Blake's Rag
I'm Sorry - I Must Leave
Too Tight Drag
Granny Takes A Trip


Peter Berryman
Henry VIII
Mac McGann
Ralph McTell
Whispering Mick
Bob Strawbridge

Producer:

Guitar
Jug
Guitar
Vocals, Guitar
Washboard
Mandolin

Tom Morgan

2) SPIRAL STAIRCASE

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Streets Of London
Mrs Adlam's Angels
Wino And The Mouse
England 1914
Last Train And Ride
The Fairground
Spiral Staircase
Kindhearted Woman Blues
Bright And Beautiful Things
Daddy's Here
Rizraklaru (Anag)
(My) Baby Keeps Staying Out All Night Long
Terminus


Peter Berryman
Henry VIII
Ralph McTell
Whispering Mick

Producer:

Guitar
Jug
Vocals, Guitar
Washboard

Gus Dudgeon

3) MY SIDE OF YOUR WINDOW

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Michael In The Garden
Clown
Girl On A Bicycle
Father Forgive Them
All Things Change
Iíve Thought About It
Factory Girl
Blues In More Than 12 Bars
Kew Gardens
Wait Until The Snow
Silver Birch And Weeping Willow


Brian Brocklehurst
Folk Weavers
Ralph McTell

Producer:

Bass
Vocals
Vocals, Guitar

4) YOU WELL MEANING BROUGHT ME HERE (aka THE FERRYMAN)

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Genesis I Verse 20
First And Last Man
In Some Way I Loved You
Lay Your Money Down
Old Brown Dog
Pick Up A Gun
You Well-Meaning Brought Me Here
Chalkdust
The Ballad Of Dancing Doreen
Claudia
The Ferryman


Steve Bonnett
Gus Dudgeon
Sheila Dudgeon
Dave Johnson
Ralph McTell


Roger Pope
Caleb Quaye
Danny Thompson
Johnny Van Derrick
Mike Vickers
Rick Wakeman

Producer:

Bass
Backing Vocals
Backing Vocals
Mandolin
Vocals, Guitar, Flute, Piano, Harmonica, Harmonium, Synthesiser
Drums
Guitar
Double Bass
Violin
Synthesiser
Organ, Piano

Gus Dudgeon

5) NOT TILL TOMORROW

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Zimmerman Blues
First Song
When I Was A Cowboy
Nettle Wine
Sylvia
Birdman

Barges
Standing Down In New York Town One Day
Another Rain Has Fallen
This Time Of Night
Gypsy


Laurie Allan
Ralph McTell

Danny Thompson
Tony Visconti

Mary Visconti

Producer:

Percussion
Vocals, Guitar, Organ, Piano, Harmonica
Double Bass
Organ, Recorder, Sitar,
Backing Vocals
Backing Vocals

Tony Visconti

6) EASY

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Take It Easy
Maddy Dances
Maginot Waltz
Sweet Mystery
Stuff No More

Run Johnny Run
Zig Zag Line
Let Me Down Easy
Would I Lie To You?
Summer Lightning



Steve Bonnett
Gerry Conway
Bert Jansch
Wizz Jones
John Kongos
Dave Mattacks
Ralph McTell
Mike Piggott
Lindsay Scott
Danny Thompson

Producer:

Mandolin
Drums
Guitar
Guitar
Vocals
Drums
Vocals, Guitar
Violin
Violin
Bass

Ralph McTell, Danny Thompson,
Tony Visconti

7) STREETS

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Streets Of London
You Make Me Feel Good
Grande Affaire
Seeds Of Heaven
El Progresso

Red Apple Juice
Heron Song
Pity The Boy
Interest On The Loan
Jenny Taylor/Je N'Etais La
Lunar Lullaby


Peter Berryman
John "Rabbit" Bundrick
Rod Clements
Andrew Cronshaw
Jerry Donahue
Rod Edwards
Goldrushers
Alan Harris
Bob Kerr
Danny Lane

Ralph McTell

Dave Pegg
Mike Piggott
Maddy Prior
Sandy Spencer
Danny Thompson

Producer:

Guitar
Keyboards

Bass
Zither
Guitar
Piano
Vocals, Harmony Vocals
Percussion, Jew's Harp
Saxophone
Drums, Percussion,
Harmony Vocals
Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Piano, Accordion, Marimba
Bass
Fiddle, Guitar
Vocals
Cello
Double Bass

Ralph McTell

8) RIGHT SIDE UP

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San Diego Serenade
Naomi
Tequila Sunset
Weather The Storm
River Risin' Moon High

From Clare To Here
Chairman And The Little Man
Country Boys
Slow Burning Companion
Nightmares
May You Never



Rod Clements
Ken Gold
John Martyn
Ralph McTell
Sam Mitchell
Dave Pegg
John Perry
Graham Preskett
Tony Rivers
John Stevens
Bob Strawbridge
Peter Swettenham
Danny Thompson
Pick Withers

Producer:

Bass
Backing Vocals
Guitar (Track 5)
Vocals, Guitar
Dobro
Bass
Backing Vocals
Keyboards
Backing Vocals
Drums, Percussion
Mandolin
Keyboards
Double Bass
Drums, Percussion

Ralph McTell, Peter Swettenham

9) RALPH, ALBERT & SYDNEY: SONGS FOR SIX STRINGS VOL 1

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First Song
Grande Affaire
Big Tree
Michael In The Garden
Dry Bone Rag
Zimmerman Blues
Maginot Waltz
Five Knuckle Shuffle

When I Was A Cowboy
Let Me Down Easy
Naomi
Sylvia
Streets Of London
Sweet Mystery
Winnie's Rag
Waltzing Matilda

Recorded live at The Royal Albert Hall, London,
England and The Opera House, Sydney,
New South Wales, Australia in 1976


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

10) SLIDE AWAY THE SCREEN & OTHER STORIES

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Love Grows
One Heart
Gold In California
Van Nuys, Cruise Night
London Apprentice
Traces

Heroes And Villains
Harry (Don't Go)
Autumn
Promises
White Dress
Save The Last Dance For Me



Maartin Allcock
Jerry Donahue
Martin Jenner
Robert Kirby
John Kirkpatrick
Dave Mattacks
Ralph McTell

John Mealing
Simon Nicol
Phil Palmer
Dave Pegg
Mike Piggott
Nigel Portman-Smith
Richard Thompson
Mick Weaver

Producer:

Guitar
Guitar
Guitar
Organ, Electric Piano
Accordion
Drums, Percussion
Vocals, Guitar, Banjo, Harmonica
Organ
Guitar
Guitar
Bass, Guitar
Fiddle
Bass
Guitar (Tracks 13,15)
Piano

Dave Pegg

11) WATER OF DREAMS

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Got To Be With You
Please Don't Haunt Me
I'm Not A Rock
Hands Of Joseph
Pykey Boy
Bentley And Craig
Water Of Dreams
Affairs Of The Heart
Cold On The Stones
I Want You
Geordie's On The Road
Song For Martin



Ralph McTell
Bruce Rowland
Richard Thompson

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar
Drums
Guitar (Tracks 3,8,10)

12) SONGS FROM ALPHABET ZOO

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Kenny The Kangaroo
Fergus The Frog
Peter The Parrot
Yuri The Yak
Holly The Hedgehog
Tammy The Tortoise
Sally The Seal
Ollie The Otter
Victor The Vulture
Nellie The Newt
Gordon The Goat
Wagstaff The Woodpecker
Quentin The Quail
Unwin The Unicorn



Rod Clements
Ray Laidlaw
Ralph McTell

Producer:

Bass
Drums
Vocals, Guitar

13) AT THE END OF A PERFECT DAY

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Streets Of London
Scarborough Fair
You've Got A Friend
Penny Lane
Lamplighter
Last Farewell
Sailing
Beautiful Dreamer
Homeward Bound
Scarlet Ribbons
I'll Have To Say I Love You In A Song
Morning Has Broken
Weather The Storm
Those Were The Days
Barges
England


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

14) BEST OF TICKLE ON THE TUM

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I Like Rubbish
Freddie The Fireman
I Love My Bicycle
Chicken, Chicken Banjo
Freckles And Spots
Five Balloons
Holding Hands
Keeping The Night At Bay
Tap, Tap, Tap With The Hammer
The Counting Song
Dora The Driver
Buzz, Buzz, Buzz (The Fly Song)
Connie Capers On Patrol
Bessie's Washboard Blues
Come On You Rovers
The Things You Wish Yourself


Ralph McTell
Jacqui Redding

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar
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15) BRIDGE OF SIGHS

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Throw Out A Line And Dream
The Girl From The Hiring Fair
Shoufleur
Something The Matter With Mary
Bridge Of Sighs
Setting
Little Actress
Bad Girl
Holiday Romance
Dreams Of You
Words I Couldn't Say



Maartin Allcock
Ralph McTell
Richard Thompson

Producer:

Guitar
Vocals, Guitar
Guitar (Tracks 2,5)

16) BLUE SKIES, BLACK HEROES

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Truckin Lil' Babe
Coalman Blues
Fables Ain't Nothing But Doggone Lies
Drybone Shuffle
Louis Collins
Love In Vain
Can't Be Satisfied
Corrine What Makes You Treat Me So?
Statesboro Blues
Arthur Blake
Kindhearted Woman Blues
Untrue Blues
Early This Morning
Working On The Railroad
Leah's Favourite
I Bid You Goodnight


Ralph McTell
Danny Thompson

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica
Double Bass

Ralph McTell

17) STEALIN' BACK

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Iím Going To Germany
Sugar Babe
Prison Wall Blues
Hesitation Blues
Weeping Willow
When Youíve Got A Good Friend
Candy Man
When Did You Leave Heaven
Stealiní
Thatíll Do Babe
Black Girl
Sweet Petulie
Nobody Knows When Youíre Down And Out
Loviní I Crave
Dying Crapshooters Blues
Thisíll Bring You Back


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

18) THE BOY WITH A NOTE

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Overture (Son Of The Sea Wave)
Meet The Detective
Summer Girls
The Slim Lover [narration]
Irish Girl
The Fitzroy [narration]
Slip Shod Tap Room Dance (Sohosowhat)
These Soho Streets [narration]
No Grown Man's Land [narration]
Milk For One (Storm In A Tea Cup)
Leaving For The States [narration]
Wonderful Country (A Proposition Of Propositions)
Caitlin's Dream (Summer Birds Are Leaving)
The Certain Tide [narration] Bob Kingdom
Continuing Investigations [narration]
Get Me A Doctor
The Tunnels "Never End" In Sight
I Miss You Most Of All
Naked At The Station [narration]
Cradled In The Rocking Boat

Subtitled: An evocation of the life of
Dylan Thomas in words and music.


Maartin Allcock

Andrew Findon
Nerys Hughes
Bob Kingdom
Dave Mattacks
Ralph McTell
Graham Preskett
Maggie Reilly

Producer:

Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Synthesiser
Saxophone
Narrator (Track 9)
Narrator (Track 14)
Percussion
Vocals, Narrator, Guitar, Piano
Piano, Violin
Narrator (Track 13)

Ralph McTell, Graham Preskett

19) SAND IN YOUR SHOES

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Tous Les Animaux Sont Tristes
The Islands
Fear Of Flying
Care In The Community
I Don't Think About You
The Enemy Within (The Band)
Sand In Your Shoes
Jesus Wept
After Rain
Peppers And Tomatoes
The Case Of Otto Schwarzkopf
Daddy's Whistling Home
Still In Dreams
An Irish Blessing


Maartin Allcock


Guy Barker
Phil Beer
Gerry Conway
Alun Davies
Jerry Donahue
Frank Gallagher
Mary Hopkin
Chris Laurence
Chris Leslie
Ralph McTell

Patric Molard
Dave Pegg
Graham Preskett
Ralph Salmins
Philip Todd

Producer:

Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Drums, Keyboards, Accordion, Bouz, Uillean Pipes, Backing Vocals
Trumpet
Backing Vocals
Drums
Guitar
Guitar
Fiddle, Whistle
Vocals
Bass, Double Bass
Violin, Viola
Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Keyboards
Sampling
Bass
Piano
Drums
Clarinet, Saxophone

Maartin Allcock, Ralph McTell

20) SONGS FOR SIX STRINGS VOL 2

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Gypsy
Mrs Adlamís Angels
Mermaid And The Seagull
Loviní I Crave
Factory Girl
From Clare To Here
Red And Gold
Summer Girls
Fingerbuster
Near Enough
The Slipshot Taproom Dance
Old Brown Dog
The Girl From The Hiring Fair
The Setting
First And Last Man
Affairs Of The Heart
When Did You Leave Heaven?


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

21) TRAVELLING MAN


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Disc One
Streets Of London
Nanna's Song
Still In Dreams
When I Was A Cowboy
Nettle Wine
Barges
Another Rain Has Fallen
Gypsy
Tequila Sunset
Hands Of Joseph
Jesus Wept

Disc Two
Please Don't Haunt Me
I Don't Think About You
Weather The Storm
Sweet Petulie
Harry Don't Go
Girl From The North Country
Colombus Stockade
Let Me Down Easy
After Rain
Arthur Blake
Terminus
Mr Connaughton
Peppers And Tomatoes
Ferryman

Recorded live in the Purcell Room at The South Bank Centre, London, England on 21/22 December 1998


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

22) RED SKY

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Saucers
Wagon On The Motorway
When Love Has Gone
In The Dreamtime
Let Me Fly Or Let Me Fall
One Day Away From You
I Suppose
Lost Boys
I Love Driving West
Bicker And Rue
I'm Not Really Blue
Now This Has Started
Fin
Easter Lilies
I'll Keep This With Mine
Raining In My Heart
(Leaving 'Liggan Woods)
Icarus Survived The Fall
Red Sky At Night


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, Guitar

23) NATIONAL TREASURE

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Stagolee
C'mon In My Kitchen
Saucer & Cup
Tickling The Trout
National Seven [live]
Weeping Willow [live]
Hard Times
I'm Satisfied
Pretty Boy Floyd
If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day
Sweet Jivin' Woman
An Nans Tewl Hyr Dhe'n Mor
I Will Do My Singing In This Land Somewhere
Hard Travelling


Ralph McTell

Producer:

Vocals, National Steel Guitar

24) THE JOURNEY

 
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Disc 1
Drybone Shuffle
Bells Of Rhymney
Girl From The North Country
Pasadena
Nanna's Song
Mermaid And The Seagull
Spiral Staircase
Michael In The Garden
Summer Come Along
Factory Girl
Too Tight Rag
Ferryman
Viola Lee Blues
Birdman
Barges
Zimmerman Blues
Summer Lightning

Disc 2
Streets Of London
Hey Babe Would I Lie To You
Grande Affaire
Ladies Love Outlaws
Tequila Sunset
Marie
River Rising Moon High
Weather The Storm
Promises
Love Grows
Leaf Must Fall
Blues Run The Game
Red Apple Juice
Messrs Stevenson And Watt
Water Of Dreams
Alexi


 
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Disc 3
Bentley And Craig
Hands Of Joseph
Kenny The Kangaroo
Old Puggy Mearns
I Like Rubbish
Drybone Shuffle
Keeping The Night At Bay
From Clare To Here
Can't Be Satisfied
Hesitation Blues
Stealin'
Slip Shod Tap Room Dance
Prison Wall Blues
That'll Do Babe
Summer Girls
Setting
Jesus Wept

Disc 4
Peppers And Tomatoes
Rue De La Montaigne St Genevieve
Georgia On My Mind
Girl From The North Country
Nanna's Song
Up
Easter Lilies
Let Me Down Easy
I'm Satisfied
Stagolee
In The Jailhouse Now
Still In Dreams
Feather Fell
Michelle
Don't Think Twice It's Alright
Red And Gold

25) GATES OF EDEN

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Pastures Of Plenty
Vigilante Man
Georgia Bound
Do Re Mi
Glory Of Love
Love Minus Zero
Ludlow Massacre
I Belong To The Band
Gates Of Eden
About A Spoonful
You Got To Change Your Mind
Prisoner's River
To Ramona
One Too Many Mornings
Song For Woody


Martin Frith
Ralph McTell
Chris Parkinson
Steve Turner
Willie Wilson

Producer:

Fiddle
Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica
Accordion
Guitar, Bass
Drums, Percussion