Steve Ashley

complete discography

1969 Shirley and Dolly Collins LP: ANTHEMS IN EDEN Harvest; 1974 Steve Ashley LP: STROLL ON Gull; Steve Ashley SGL: OLD ROCK 'N' ROLL Gull; Pete and Chris Coe LP: OPEN THE DOOR AND LET US IN Leader;Plainsong LP: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY Warner Bros; 1975 Marc Ellington LP: MARC TIME Transatlantic Xtra; Spyrogyra LP: BELLS BOOTS AND SHAMBLES Polydor; Steve Ashley LP: SPEEDY RETURN Gull; Various Artists/Tinderbox LP BOX: THE ELECTRIC MUSE Island/Transatlantic; Various Artists/Steve Ashley LP: THE GULL FILE (Australia) Gull; 1977 Steve Ashley SGL: WELL WELL WELL Gull; 1978 Various Artists/Steve Ashley LP: TASTY Gull; Various Artists/Steve Ashley FOLK 78 (Germany) Intercord; 1980 Steve Ashley CAS: DEMO TAPES CND; Steve Ashley SGL: DOWN THE PUB Dovetale, (Belgium) Papagayo ; 1983 Steve Ashley LP: STEVE ASHLEY'S FAMILY ALBUM LP Woodworm; 1985 Steve Ashley CAS:MORE DEMO TAPES PAC; Tom Hall CAS: PLASTERED IN PARIS; 1987 Ashley Hutchings LP: BY GLOSTER DOCKS Paradise & Thorns; 1990 Steve Ashley CD: MYSTERIOUS WAYS Lighthouse (Germany) LINE; 1991 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: ALL THROUGH THE YEAR Hokey Pokey; Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: ACOUSTIC AFFAIRS (Germany) LINE; 1992 Richard Thompson CD: SWEET TALKER Capitol; 1993 Ashley Hutchings/Albion Country Band CD: THE GUV'NOR VOL 1 HTD; 1994 Ashley Hutchings/Albion Country Band CD: THE GUV'NOR VOL 2 HTD; 1996 Anne Briggs CD: SING A SONG FOR YOU Fledg'ling; 1999 Steve Ashley CD: THE TEST OF TIME Market Square; Steve Ashley CD: STROLL ON REVISITED Market Square; Peter Bellamy CD BOX: WAKE THE VAULTED ECHOES Free Reed; Dik Cadbury CD: ABOUT TIME 2000 Bert Jansch Encomium:Various Artists CD BOX: PEOPLE ON THE HIGHWAY Market Square; 2001 Steve Ashley CD: EVERYDAY LIVES Topic Records; 2002 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD BOX: THE ACOUSTIC FOLK BOX Topic Records; Shirley Collins CD BOX: WITHIN SOUND Fledg'ling; 2003 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: ALONG THE PILGRIM'S WAY Pickwick; Steve Ashley CD: SPEEDY RETURN Market Square; Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: THE BEST OF BRITISH FOLK Prism; 2004 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: THE ENGLISH COLLECTION Highpoint; Decameron CD: PARABOLA ROAD Castle; 2005 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: THE WILDLIFE ALBUM Market Square Plainsong CDBOX: PLAINSONG Water 2006 Steve Ashley CD: STROLL ON Airmail Recordings (Japan) Steve Ashley CD: SPEEDY RETURN Airmail Recordings (Japan) Steve Ashley CD: LIVE IN CONCERT Dusk Fire Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD BOX: MIDWINTER Free Reed 2007 Steve Ashley CD: TIME AND TIDE Topic Records Dave Pegg CD BOX: A BOX OF PEGGS Matty Grooves 2008 Fairport Convention DVD: FAIRPORT @ FORTY Matty Grooves Dave Pegg DOUBLE CD: 60th BIRTHDAY BASH Matty Grooves 2009 Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD: TRADES ROOTS LIVE Trades Roots; Various Artists/Steve Ashley CD Box: THREE SCORE AND TEN Topic Records; 2015 Steve Ashley CD: THIS LITTLE GAME Market Square 2017 Steve Ashley CD: ANOTHER DAY Market Square Various Artists/Steve Ashley 2CD Box/Vinyl: TOPIC RECORDS: THE REAL SOUND OF FOLK MUSIC Topic Records

1969

 Shirley and Dolly Collins

ANTHEMS IN EDEN (LP) Harvest/EMI SHVL754

(Steve Ashley - harmony vocal) The Wedding Song, Lowlands, Pleasant and Delightful, The Staines Morris.

Abbey Road Studios, London. Engineer: Peter Mew Prod: Austin John Marshall

 1972 

Peter and Chris Coe

OPEN THE DOOR AND LET US IN (LP) Trailer

(Steve Ashley - vocal) The Gay Fusilier

 1974 

Steve Ashley

STROLL ON (LP) Gull GULP 1003

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, whistle, mouthorgan) Fire and Wine, Finite Time, Silly Summer Games, Springsong, Monkey Puzzle Tree, Farewell Green Leaves, Morris Minor, Candlemas Carol, John Donne Song, Lord Bateman, Follow On

with THE ALBION COUNTRY BAND (Lord Bateman): Ashley Hutchings bass, Sue Draheim fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Mattacks drums, harmonium, Royston Wood, tambourine plus: Barry Dransfield fiddle, Lea Nicholson concertina, Dave Pegg bass, mandolin, Danny Thompson double bass, Richard Byers electric guitar, Chris Karan tabla, B J Cole pedal steel, Daryl Runswick double bass, Thom Freidlein, bass, Brian Diprose bass. String arrangements for THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: Robert Kirby. Olympic Studios, London. Engineers: Bob Hall, Rufus Cartwright. Prod: Austin John Marshall

 Steve Ashley

OLD ROCK'N'ROLL

b/w Fire and Wine (SGL) Gull GULS 9

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar) with (Old Rock’N’Roll) Dave Mattacks drums, Dave Pegg bass, Dave Swarbrick fiddle, Jerry Donohue electric guitar, Lea Nicholson concertina. Olympic Sound Studios, London. Engineer: John Wood Prod: Trevor Lucas and John Wood

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY (LP) Warner Bros.

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) Goodnight Lovin' Trail

Sound Techniques, London. Prod: Sandy Roberton

1975

Marc Ellington

MARC TIME (LP) XTRA

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) I Miss the Mississipi and You Sound Techniques, London Prod: Sandy Roberton

Steve Ashley

SPEEDY RETURN (LP/MC) Gull GULP 1009

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, whistle, mandolin, mouthorgan, 12 string) None Can Tell, Don't Forget, Well, Well, Well, Good Enemies, Lazy Lament, Speedy Return, Old John England, Cynical Sam, Travelling Through the Night, Broken Wing, Well at The World's End, Duke of Cambridge, First Thing

with Richard Byers electric/acoustic guitars, vocal, mandolin, Royston Mitchell keyboards, marimba, Maddy Prior spoons Dave Pegg bass, Dave Mattacks drums, tambourine, Lyle Harper bass, Simon Phillips drums, Lea Nicholson concertina, Dennis Lopez LA Percussion. Orchestration: Robert Kirby. Morgan Studios, London. Engineer: Roger Quested. Prod: Robert Kirby

Spirogyra

BOOTS, BELLS AND SHAMBLES (LP) Polydor

(Steve Ashley - whistle) Spiggly

Sound Techniques, London. Prod: Sandy Roberton

Various Artists

TASTY (LP) Gull TASTY 1

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Silly Summer Games

Olympic Sound Studios, London. Prod: Austin John Marshall

Various Artists

ELECTRIC MUSE (Boxed LP Set) Island/Transatlantic

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, whistle) Spirit of Christmas

with Dave Menday guitar

Olympic Studios, London. Prod: Austin John Marshall

Various Artists

THE GULL FILE (LP) Gull/Astor (Australia) GULP1

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Fire and Wine

Olympic Sound Studios, London. Prod: Austin John Marshall

1977

Steve Ashley

WELL,WELL,WELL

b/w Finite Time (SGL) Gull GULS 28

(songs, guitar vocal) Engineer: Roger Quested Prod: Robert Kirby/Austin John Marshall

1978

Various Artists

FOLK '78 (LP) Intercord (Germany) INT 155 028

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Silly Summer Games

Prod: Austin John Marshall

1980

Steve Ashley

DEMO TAPES (Cassette Album) CND

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, bouzouki) It Can't Happen Here, What a Mess, The Middle of The Road, Never Trust a Russian, The Berkshire Tragedy, Down The Pub, The Change in The Weather, It Fell Out, I Clean Forgot, Tired of Waiting, Wanna Buy a Shelter?, Before The Fireballs Fall*

with Dave Pegg bass, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Chris Leslie fiddle, Bruce Rowland drums, Mark Powell keyboards *Nick Magnus keyboards, *Dik Cadbury bass. Woodworms Studios, Cropredy. Engineer: Mark Powell. *Millstream Studios, Cheltenham. Prod: Steve Ashley, Dave Pegg.

Steve Ashley

with Bruce Kent and Lord Noel-Baker

DOWN THE PUB

b/w Outside The Pub (SGL) Dovetale DTSA 001

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal) Point Studios, London. Engineer: Alan O'Duffy Prod: Alan O'Duffy

Steve Ashley

DOWN THE PUB

b/w DOWN THE PUB German version (SGL) Papagayo 1 C006-53 921 Prod: Alan O’Duffy

1983

Steve Ashley

STEVE ASHLEY'S FAMILY ALBUM (LP) Woodworm WR 002

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, bouzouki, mouthorgan) Family Love, Born to Rule, Pancake Day, Lost and Found, Once in a While, Feelin' Lazy, I'm a Radio, Days Like Today, Love is all We Live For, Little Bit of Love, The Rough With The Smooth

with Chris Leslie fiddle, mandola, Simon Nicol electric guitar, banjo, Bruce Rowland drums, percussion, Dave Pegg fretless bass, Martin Brinsford melodeon, Capes vocals, Trevor Foster drums. Woodworms Studios, Cropredy. Engineer: Mark Powell. Prod: Dave Pegg, Steve Ashley and Bruce Rowland

1985

Steve Ashley

MORE DEMO TAPES (MC only) PAC (Peace Advertising Campaign)

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, mouthorgan) We Say No, Which War Son?, Left Handed, I'm Weary, Easy Come, The Weapon, I Depend on Jesus

with Dik Cadbury bass, electric guitar, percussion, vocal, Al Fenn guitar, Chris Leslie fiddle, Mickey Clark drums Steve Harper trumpet, Adrian Jones saxophone. Millstream Studios, Cheltenham. Engineer: Mick Dolan. Prod: Dik Cadbury, Steve Ashley

Tom Hall

PLASTERED IN PARIS (MC only) Own Label

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) Country Buses

Millstream Studios, Cheltenham. Engineer: Mick Dolan. Prod: Tom Hall

1987

Ashley Hutchings

BY GLOSTER DOCKS (LP) Paradise and Thorns PAT 1

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) We Walked in God's Country

Millstream Studios, Cheltenham. Engineer: Mick Dolan. Prod: Ashley Hutchings

1990

Steve Ashley

MYSTERIOUS WAYS (CD/MC) Lighthouse (LINE Germany) LHCD 9

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, electric bouzouki, whistle,) Back on The Road Again, Loveblind, Livin' in The USA, Summer's Done, Sweet Affinity, Same Old Stories, When The Sun Goes Down, Shine a Light, The Lord Works in Mysterious Ways, The Last of The Diamonds

with THE STEVE ASHLEY BAND: Al Fenn electric guitar, Dik Cadbury bass, Chris Leslie fiddle, Steve Harper trumpet, James Sallis trumpet/flugel horn, Ian Mundy bass, John Broomhall keyboards, Alleyn Menzies drums. plus: Mick Dolan electric guitar Dave Pegg bass, Martin Allcock bass, Simon Nicol electric guitar. Woodworms Studios, Barford St Michael. Engineer: Tim Matyear. Prod: Martin Mitchell and Steve Ashley

1991

Various Artists

ALL THROUGH THE YEAR (CD) Hokey Pokey HPR 2002.2

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, jews harp) Down By The Old Embankment

with Dik Cadbury bass, keyboard, drum prog., Chris Leslie fiddle, Lawrence Wright melodeon, Steve Harper trumpet, James Sallis flugel horn. Moorend Studios, Cheltenham. Engineer: Martin Mitchell. Prod: Martin Mitchell

Various Artists

ACOUSTIC AFFAIRS (CD) Viva (LINE) VVCD 9.01127L

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Farewell Green Leaves

Prod: Austin John Marshall

1992

Richard Thompson

SWEET TALKER (CD - Soundtrack) Capitol

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) Put Your Trust in Me, Harry's Theme

Prod: Richard Thompson and Peter Filleul

1994

Ashley Hutchings/Albion Country Band

THE 'GUV’NOR' Vol 1 (CD) HTD CD 29

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan,) Four Hand Reel / St. Anne's Reel

Prod: Ashley Hutchings

1995

Ashley Hutchings/Albion Country Band

THE 'GUV’NOR' Vol 2 (CD) HTD CD 29

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan, whistle) Morris Tunes, (vocal) Rambling Sailor

Prod: Ashley Hutchings

1996

Anne Briggs

SING A SONG FOR YOU (CD) Fledg'ling FLED 3008

(Steve Ashley - vocal, mouthorgan, whistle) Travellin’s Easy, Summer Is In, Sullivan’s John

R G Jones Studio, London. Engineer: Gerry Kitchingham Prod: Terry Brown

1999

Steve Ashley

THE TEST OF TIME (CD) Market Square MSMCD102

(Steve Ashley - songs, guitar, bouzouki, mouthorgan, whistle, jew's harp) Fire and Wine, Silly Summer Games, Candlemas Carol, Well, Well, Well, Good Enemies, Duke of Cambridge, Family Love, The Rough With the Smooth, Once in a While, Before the Fireballs Fall, Easy Come, I Depend on Jesus, Back on The Road Again, Last of the Diamonds, Mysterious Ways, Down by the Old Embankment, Over There in Paradise

with Simon Nicol electric guitar, Bruce Rowland drums, percussion, Dave Pegg bass, mandolin, fretless, Martin Brinsford melodeon, Linda Thompson vocal Lea Nicholson concertina, Richard Byers electric guitar, accoustic, mandolin, Chris Karan tabla, Daryl Runswick double bass, Brian Diprose bass. Royston Mitchell keyboards, marimba, Maddy Prior spoons, Lyle Harper bass, Simon Phillips drums, Dennis Lopez LA Percussion, The Steve Ashley Band: Chris Leslie fiddle, mandola, Al Fenn electric guitar, Dik Cadbury bass, electric guitar, percussion Steve Harper trumpet, James Sallis trumpet/flugel horn, Ian Mundy bass, John Broomhall keyboards, Alleyn Menzies drums. plus: Mick Dolan electric guitar, Sheila and Sheryl Parker vocals String arrangements: Robert Kirby. Prod: Austin John Marshall, Robert Kirby, Dave Pegg, Bruce Rowland, Dik Cadbury, Martin Mitchell.

Steve Ashley

STROLL ON REVISITED (CD) Market Square MSMCD104

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, whistle, mouthorgan) Fire and Wine, Finite Time, Silly Summer Games, Springsong, Monkey Puzzle Tree, Farewell Green Leaves, Spirit of Christmas, Morris Minor, Candlemas Carol, John Donne Song, Old Rock 'n' Roll*, Love in a Funny Way, Lord Bateman, Follow On

with THE ALBION COUNTRY BAND (Lord Bateman): with Sue Draheim fiddle, Ashley Hutchings bass, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Mattacks drums, harmonium, Royston Wood, tambourine FAIRPORT NINE (Old Rock ,n, Roll) Jerry Donahue electric guitar, Dave Mattacks drums, Dave Pegg bass, mandolin, Dave Swarbrick fiddle, Richard Byers electric guitar, Brian Diprose bass, TINDERBOX (Spirit of Christmas): with Dave Menday, guitar. Plus: Tristan Fry drums, percussion, Barry Dransfield fiddle, Lea Nicholson concertina, Kenny Wheeler flughel horn, Henry Lowther flughel horn, Danny Thompson double bass, Chris Karan tabla, B J Cole pedal steel, Daryl Runswick double bass, Thom Freidlein, bass. String arrangements for THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: Robert Kirby. Olympic Sound Studios, London. Engineers: Bob Hall, Rufus Cartwright. Prod: Austin John Marshall. *John Wood/Trevor Lucas

Peter Bellamy

WAKE THE VAULTED ECHOES (CD ROM section only) Free Reed FRTCD14

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Over There in Paradise

Moorend Studios, Cheltenham Engineer: Martin Mitchell Prod: Steve Ashley / Martin Mitchell

Dik Cadbury

ABOUT TIME (CD) Choice of Music 200 102-2

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) About Time

FFC Studio Bredon Glos. Engineer: Dik Cadbury Prod. John Acock / Dik Cadbury

2000

Bert Jansch Encomium: Various Artists

PEOPLE ON THE HIGHWAY (DOUBLE CD) Market Square MSMCD107

(Steve Ashley - vocal, string arrangement) It Don't Bother Me

with Chris Leslie fiddle, Paul burgess viola, Geoff March cello, Emily Weir fiddle

Moorend Studios, Glos. Engineer Martin Mitchell. Prod: Steve Ashley / Martin Mitchell

2001

Steve Ashley

EVERYDAY LIVES (CD) Topic Records TSCD526

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocals, guitar, electric bouzouki, mouthorgan, penny whistle) Everyday Lives, Catch Him If You Can, Dance With You, By The Light Of The Moon, Say Goodbye, Down Among The Hop Poles, Wintertime Has Turned To Spring, And I Always Will, I Love The Way You Sing, Pity The Counsellor, We'll Survive, Gog And Magog, The Spoils Of War, Over There In Paradise

with Dik Cadbury bass/programming/tambourine, Gerry Conway tabla, Mick Dolan electric guitar, Al Fenn acoustic guitar, Chris Leslie fiddle/mandolin, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Pegg bass, Danny Thompson double bass, Robin Williamson harp, Lawrence Wright melodeon. Moorend Studios, Glos. Engineer Martin Mitchell. Prod: Steve Ashley / Martin Mitchell

2002

Various Artists

THE ACOUSTIC FOLK BOX (4 CD Boxed Set) Topic TSFCD4001

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, bouzouki) Once In A While

with Chris Leslie fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Pegg bass, Trevor Foster drums.

Woodworm Studios, Cropredy. Engineer Mark Powell. Prod: Dave Pegg, Steve Ashley, Bruce Rowland

Shirley Collins

WITHIN SOUND (4 CD Boxed Set) Fledg'ling NEST 5001

(Steve Ashley vocal) Honour Bright

with Shirley Collins vocal, Dave Pegg bass, John Mealing piano, Graeme Taylor electric guitar,Tony Fernandez drums.

TPA Studios, London 1977. Strings Arranged by Robert Kirby Prod: Austin John Marshall. Mixed by Ed Haber at Betrayal Studios, New York 2000.

2003

Various Artists

ALONG THE PILGRIM'S WAY (CD) Pickwick 751052

(Steve Ashley song, vocal) Family love

with Martin Brinsford melodeon, Chris Leslie fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Pegg bass, Bruce Rowland drums

Woodworms Studios, Cropredy. Engineer: Mark Powell. Prod: Dave Pegg, Steve Ashley and Bruce Rowland

Steve Ashley

SPEEDY RETURN (CD) Market Square MSMCD118

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, penny whistle, mandolin, mouthorgan, 12 string) None Can Tell, Don't Forget, Well, Well, Well, Good Enemies, Lazy Lament, Speedy Return, Old John England, Cynical Sam, Travelling Through the Night, Broken Wing, Well at The World's End, Duke of Cambridge, First Thing

with Richard Byers electric/acoustic guitars, vocal, mandolin, Royston Mitchell keyboards, marimba, Maddy Prior spoons Dave Pegg bass, Dave Mattacks drums, tambourine, Lyle Harper bass, Simon Phillips drums, Lea Nicholson concertina, Dennis Lopez LA Percussion. Orchestration: Robert Kirby. Morgan Studios, London. Engineer: Roger Quested. Prod: Robert Kirby Remastering: Martin Mitchell, Moorend Studios 2003

Various Artists

THE BEST OF BRITISH FOLK (CD) Prism Leisure PLATCD 1026)

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal) Family Love

with Martin Brinsford melodeon, Chris Leslie fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Dave Pegg bass, Bruce Rowland drums

Woodworms Studios, Cropredy. Engineer: Mark Powell. Prod: Dave Pegg, Steve Ashley and Bruce Rowland

2004

Various Artists

THE ENGLISH COLLECTION (CD) Highpoint HPO6010

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Down Among The Hop Poles

with Chris Leslie mandolin, Al Fenn acoustic guitar, Lawrence Wright melodeon

Moorend Studios, Glos. Engineer Martin Mitchell. Prod: Steve Ashley / Martin Mitchell

Decameron

PARABOLA ROAD (CD) Castle

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) About Time

with Decameron

Live at The Bacon Theatre Cheltenham. Engineer John Acock.

2005

Various Artists

THE WILDLIFE ALBUM (CD) Market Square MSMCD134

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Say Goodbye (abridged)

with Danny Thompson double bass, Al Fenn acoustic guitar

Moorend Studios, Glos. Engineer Martin Mitchell. Prod: Steve Ashley / Martin Mitchell

Plainsong

PLAINSONG (CD BOX) Water

(Steve Ashley - mouthorgan) Goodnight Lovin' Trail

Sound Techniques, London. Prod: Sandy Roberton

2006

Steve Ashley

LIVE IN CONCERT (CD) Dusk Fire DUSKCD102

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, electric bouzouki, penny whistle, mouthorgan) I'm a Radio, The Spirit of Christmas, None Can Tell, Springsong, Broken Wing, Well, Well, Well, The Well at The World's End, Back on the Road Again, The Weapon, Easy Come, Ships of Shame, Family love, Once in a While, Feelin' Lazy, Say Goodbye

with Maartin Allcock fretless bass, Phil Beer fiddle, vocal Martin Brinsford melodeon, Richard Byers electric mandolin, Dik Cadbury bass guitar, Brian Diprose bass guitar, vocal, Paul Downes mandocello, vocal Al Fenn electric guitar, Steve Harper trumpet. flugel horn, Chris Leslie fiddle, mandolin, vocal, Dave Menday guitar, Alleyn Menzies drums, Simon Nicol electric guitar, ukulele, Dave Pegg bass guitar, Jim Sallis trumpet, flugel horn

Strings from Cheltenham Chamber Orchestra. Directed by Robert Kirby. Recorded live at Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham on Sunday March 12 2006. by Martin Mitchell and Phil Beer, Mixed and mastered by Martin Mitchell at Moorend Studios, Cheltenham, 2006.

Various Artists

MIDWINTER (4 CD Boxed Set) Free Reed FRQCD30

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, whistle) The Spirit of Christmas, (song, vocal, guitar) Fire and Wine

Olympic Studios, London. Engineers: Bob Hall, Rufus Cartwright. Prod: Austin John Marshall

2007

Steve Ashley

TIME AND TIDE (CD) Topic Records TSCD569

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitars, mouthorgan, drum, sticks, bells and whistles) The North West Wind, Still Waiting, The Birds of the Country, Lands End, The Drowning Cell, Friend of the Rivers, Ships of Shame, Down The Line, A Time-Honoured Way, The Vintners, Pub Carpets, The Refugees, This Old English Town, A Better Day, Best Wishes

with Dik Cadbury 5-string bass guitar/fretless, backing vocals, keyboards, Robert Kirby orchestration, Chris Leslie fiddle, mandolin Paul Manning piano accordion, Simon Nicol electric guitar. Dave Pegg acoustic bass guitar, mandolin, Tommy Scott piano, keyboard (bass), drums, Steve Trigg trumpets Robin Williamson harp, John Wilshaw hurdy gurdy STRINGS: Staccato: Geoff Short (ldr) violin, Lesley Jackson violin, Ness Whiffin violin, Susannah Mahler violin, Sarah Bushnell viola, Lesley Willcocks cello

Recorded in domestic and spiritual locations by Martin Mitchell, Dik Cadbury and Tommy Scott. Strings arranged and conducted by Robert Kirby. Mastering: Martin Mitchell. Prod: Steve Ashley

Dave Pegg

A BOX OF PEGGS (4 CD Boxed Set) Matty Grooves MG4CD046

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal) Family Love* (song, vocal, bouzouki) Once in a While''

*with Dave Pegg bass guitar, Chris Leslie fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Recorded live at Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham 2006 by Martin Mitchell and Phil Beer Mixed and mastered by Martin Mitchell at Moorend Studios, Cheltenham.

''with Dave Pegg bass, Chris Leslie fiddle, Simon Nicol electric guitar, Trevor Foster drums.Recorded at Woodworm Studios, Cropredy 1979. Engineer Mark Powell. Prod: Dave Pegg, Steve Ashley, Bruce Rowland

2008

Fairport Convention

FAIRPORT @ FORTY (DVD) Matty Grooves MGDVD01

(Steve Ashley - song, harmony vocal) Best Wishes

Recorded live at Fairport's Cropredy Convention August 2007. Sound supervision: Mark Tucker Producer/Director: Mike Rowbottam 2008

Dave Pegg

60th Birthday Bash (Double CD) Matty Grooves MG2CD047

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Feelin' Lazy

With Fairport Convention: Dave Pegg bass guitar, vocal, Simon Nicol guitar, vocal, Chris Leslie mandolin, vocal, Gerry Conway drums
Recorded live at Birmingham Town Hall, November 2007 Recorded by Paul Smith and mixed by Mark Lee and Jeremy Carroll at Blue Moon Studios, Banbury

2009

Various Artists

TRADES ROOTS LIVE(CD) Trades Roots TR001

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) This Old English Town

Recorded live at The Trades Club, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire on May 8, 2008. Engineer: Ian McHarg. Prod. Steve Tilston & Ian McHarg.

Various Artists

THREE SCORE AND TEN (CD Box) Topic Records TOPIC70-5

(Steve Ashley - song, vocal, guitar) Ships of Shame

Recorded by Martin Mitchell at Moorend Studios 2006. Prod. Steve Ashley.

2015

Steve Ashley

THIS LITTLE GAME (CD) Market Square MSMCD168

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar) Here's To All the Babies, Playground Days, People in Love, Rainsong, Summer's Come Again, That's Why, Time to Heal, Be True to You, Just Like the Leaves, The Last Deeds of Love, In Your Heart, All Will Be Clear

Recorded in domestic locations in Cheltenham by Tommy Scott and Martin Mitchell. Mastered by Martin Mitchell at Instant Music. Prod: Steve Ashley.

2017

Steve Ashley

ANOTHER DAY (CD) Market Square MSMCD180

(Steve Ashley - songs, vocal, guitar, high-strung guitar, harmonica, whistles) Another Day, One Strong Voice, Oh No No, There Will Be Pain, The Paper Song, One For The Playlist, What Do You Do?, The Way The Rainbow's Made, For Bruce, The Land of Love, It's Just a Stage, I Wonder, The Months Go Round, Another Shore

Recorded at home and mastered by Martin Mitchell at Instant Music. Prod: Steve Ashley.

Various Artists

TOPIC RECORDS: THE REAL SOUND OF FOLK MUSIC (2CD BOX and VINYL) Topic Records TICD001 VIN180LP125

(Steve Ashley- song, vocal, guitar) Ships of Shame

Recorded by Martin Mitchell at Moorend Studios 2006. Prod. Steve Ashley.

 

RE-ISSUES

 1978

Steve Ashley

STROLL ON (LP) Gull

SPEEDY RETURN (LP) Gull

 1990

 STROLL ON (CD) Gull/Line

SPEEDY RETURN (CD) Gull Line

 1991

 FAMILY ALBUM (CD/MC) Road Goes on Forever RGF 002

 1996

Various Artists

NEW ELECTRIC MUSE (3CD BOXED CD Set)

Essential ESB CD 416

2003

Steve Ashley

SPEEDY RETURN (CD) Market Square MSMCD118

2006

STROLL ON (CD)Airmail Recordings, Japan AIRAC 1154

SPEEDY RETURN (CD) Airmail Recordings, Japan AIRAC 1155

 

OVERSEAS LICENSING:

STROLL ON / SPEEDY RETURN

Astor, Australia -1974

Dureco, Netherlands 1974

Intercord, Germany -1974

Motown, USA - 1975

MYSTERIOUS WAYS

Line, Germany - 1990

SONG COVERS

Anne Briggs - FIRE AND WINE on TIME HAS COME (CD)

Lea Nicholson and Robin Dransfield - FIRE AND WINE

Vulcan's Hammer - FIRE AND WINE on SOUND HEARTS (LP)

Johnny Moynihan - FIRE AND WINE

Arizona Smoke Review - FEELIN' LAZY on THUNDERING ON THE HORIZON (LP)

MYSTERIOUS WAYS

The Bushwackers - PAST CARIN' on BUSHFIRE (LP)

FACES IN THE STREET - FREEDOM ON THE WALLABY on FACES IN THE STREET (LP)

Dave Pegg - LONELY ARE THE JOURNEYMEN on THE COCKTAIL COWBOY (CD)

Mara! - PAST CARIN' on MARA! (LP)

Gloucestershire Old Spot Morris Men - LAZY LAMENT (dance)

Banjacks - PAST CARIN' on BANJACKS (LP).

Ken Langsbury - THE ROUGH WITH THE SMOOTH on CAFE SOL (CD).

Phil Beer - THE ROUGH WITH THE SMOOTH on LIVE IN CONCEPT (CD)

FIRE AND WINE

Paul Downes - FEELIN' LAZY

Token Women - ONCE IN A WHILE on THE RHYTHM METHOD (CD)

Alan Rose -THE WEAPON, IT FELL OUT, FIRE AND WINE, OLD JOHN ENGLAND

Shanley Dell - PAST CARIN’ on JUBILEE (Bushwackers Anniversary) (CD)

Martin and Jessica Simpson - PAST CARIN' on TRUE DARE OR PROMISE (CD)

Amie Mc Kenna - PAST CARIN' on DREAMING TRANSPORTATION (Andree Greenwell) (CD)

Fairport Convention - BEST WISHES on SENSE OF OCCASION (CD) and FAIRPORT @ FORTY (DVD)

Dave Pegg and PJ Wright - LONELY ARE THE JOURNEYMEN on GALILEO'S APOLOGY (CD)

Grace Notes - BEST WISHES on NORTHERN TIDE (CD)

Kirsten Cornwell Quintet - PAST CARIN' on DISTANT SKIES (CD)

Fairport Convention - BEST WISHES on LIVE AT CROPREDY '08 (CD)

Dobe Newton - PAST CARIN' on A CONVICT CAN'T BE TRUSTED (CD)

The Bushwackers - FACES IN THE STREET on THE AUSTRALIAN SONGBOOK II (CD)

Wizz Jones - BEST WISHES

Anita Ree - PAST CARIN’ on BUSH GIRL’S LAMENT (CD)

John Morgan - DOWN AMONG THE HOP POLES, FIRE AND WINE, DANCE WITH YOU

St Agnes’ Fountain - SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS on SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS (CD)

Miz Stefani - ONCE IN A WHILE

Bill Zorn - OVER THERE IN PARADISE on THE BILL ZORN SHOW (CD)

Chris Connelly - FIRE AND WINE on LOUNGE, AX, BOTTLE, ELSEWHERE (CD)

The Owl Service - FIRE AND WINE (fragment) on THE BURN COMES DOWN (EP)

St Agnes Fountain - SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS on THE BEST OF AGNES FOUNTAIN (2 CD)

Grace Notes - THERE WILL BE PAIN on 20 (CD)

Maggie Boyle - ONCE IN A WHILE on WON'T YOU COME AWAY (CD)

Sproatly Smith - CANDLEMAS CAROL on CAROLS FROM HEREFORD (CD)

Suzette Herft - PAST CARIN' on BOTH SIDES NOW (CD)

Green Diesel - FIRE AND WINE on NOW IS THE TIME (CD)

Christine Wheeler - PAST CARIN' on RAIN IN THE MOUNTAINS: SONGS OF HENRY LAWSON (CD)

Hannah Sanders and Liz Simmons - FIRE AND WINE on World Begun (EP)

The Owl Service - SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS on THE BURN COMES DOWN (Expanded edition)

Phil Beer - FIRE AND WINE on PLAYS GUITAR AND FIDDLE. SINGS A BIT. (CD)

Martin and Shan Graebe - BEST WISHES

Fil Campbell and Tom McFarland - BEST WISHES on BACK THERE (CD)

Joel Griffiths - NORTH WEST WIND

Steph Miller's Winter Station - FIRE AND WINE

Nick and Melody Westcott - HERE'S TO ALL THE BABIES

Stoke Gabriel Wassail Singers - FIRE AND WINE

O'Hooley and Tidow - FIRE AND WINE on WinterFolk Volume 1 (CD)

 

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