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Around this time he also assisted with production on the album. After a few more singles in the late 1970s he once again performed under the name Springwater, releasing two singles in 1980. I would have thought that the demos rather than the issues would have had the old-style ones, as they were presumably the first to be pressed. The band soon morphed into The Prophets, but saw no mainstream success. On this he was the sole instrumentalist, playing all the instruments himself as well as doing the vocals. He was a multi-instrumentalist and usually played all the instruments on his musical recordings. Radio Luxembourg played a far wider range of pop music than Radio One ever did.

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Dan The Banjo Man

dan the banjo man

The set is cover-heavy, jubilantly so, with an extraordinarily eclectic selection of songs done over in 's unique style. During 1974 and 1975 he released a number of other singles under both his own name and Dan the Banjo Man, releasing an album under the latter. I obtained my copy by winning a competition in Record Mirror. However, decided that his new wah-wah guitar sounded like a banjo, and thus was born. Add a or about this item. Following this, Cordell formed a band called Tuesday's Children, and following a few single releases he left in 1967 to go solo.

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Dan the Banjo Man

dan the banjo man

Under this name he released three more singles as well as his debut album Springwater in 1972, none of these could repeat the success however. The Banjo Man juggles styles and moods like an acrobat, refashioning golden oldies with such creativity and innovation that one can't help but stand back in amazement, while the originals are just as mouth-watering. . A welcome return for a spectacular album that doesn't sound dated in the least, growing only more magnificent with age. In fact, was a solo project, from the multi-instrumentalist who had sprung into the U. He also highly recommends Eagle Music Shop in Huddersfield. Spoke to Phil Cordell many years ago when I worked in the music industry, told him how I'd tried to get hold of the record on original release to no avail , and bless him, he sent me a vinyl copy! Describing what Dan does is no easy task but at the heart of it is British, Irish and American folk music delivered with a healthy dose of funky grooves — all performed with his unique and dazzling take on clawhammer style banjo helping to challenge all preconceptions about the instrument.

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dan the banjo man

Both solo and as a member of the award winning Urban Folk Quartet, as well as guest appearances on stage with Imelda May, Joss Stone and the Levellers, this unique and eclectic musician has stunned audiences across the world. Add to all that poignant songs, astonishing musical departures and lively humour and the result is a truly memorable live show which has wowed audiences across the world from intimate seated rooms to huge dancing crowds in festival fields. In 1977, under his own name he released another album Born Again, but this would prove to be his last album. None of these found commercial success however. Still got it, in mint condition. The self-recorded and self-produced set was a true bedroom project, recorded on four-track in the cellar of 's Sussex home. Cordell died on 31 March 2007, leaving behind three children.

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dan the banjo man

Much of his subsequent work would be without vocals. Dan Walsh is a Deering Banjos artist and also uses the Banjolit Dr Arm. . . . .

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Phil Cordell

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