New Release – Steve Turner – Whirligig of Time

Steve Turner
Whirligig of Time – LTCD1103


This is the first album recorded for CD by Steve. This CD has been hailed as ‘the best ever’ from Steve, regarded as one of England’s major singers of the folk revival. The supporting musicians include Martin Carthy and Oliver Knight on guitar, Kevin Brown on slide guitar, Miranda Sykes on double bass, Gill Redmond and Riki Gerardy on cello and Nancy Kerr on fiddle and harmony vocal. James Fagan adds harmony vocal and Pete Flood drums.

Tracks: The Isle of St Helena, The Dry Cardrona, The Poor and Single Sailor, Bonnie George Campbell, The Rambling Beauty, The Glendy Burke, Young Waters, The Gold Watch, Sir Colvin, The Brave Dudley Boys, Where e’er you Walk.

Steve Turner – ‘Whirligig of Time’ – Steve has been out of the scene for a few years and has returned with a recording that many regard as his best ever – high praise for one o of the stalwarts of the folk revival and arguably the finest concertina accompanist you will hear.