Sunday, May 6 2012
Fifteen covers performed with as fine a sense of group interplay as you’ll find outside the jazz world.
Thursday, December 17 2009
Forty years ago, this album solidified the band's influential British folk-rock sound. But what was new then has morphed into its own sort of tradition.
Thursday, June 26 2008
Though the Convention still releases new music to this day, the essential spirit of their third album has yet to be repeated.
Wednesday, February 20 2008
A disappointingly short glimpse of a once important band.
Monday, October 16 2006
Fairport Convention’s band membership may have been significantly different 35 years ago, but while the names have changed, the high musical quality has remained intact.