THE GREAT PARK DISCOGRAPHY

I prefer to record music at home or where people live and this is a list of everything released.

Most things are now available to listen and download in full on my Bandcamp page.

Live recordings are here.


‘Woe’

the river of men flows without end
men in corners
make each other anew
i do you don't
woe
holy trouble no more
the fog has not lifted
i know how this happened

(2018. Woodland Recordings wr074)

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‘When I Was Single’

when i was single
so long song
we swam a little song

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2018. Woodland Recordings)

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‘Understudy’

soldier johny
understudy
black-eyed susie
bold boy
hope limps away
while i was sleeping
shorty george
virginia lake

(2017. Woodland Recordings wr072)


‘Do Not Walk Under Wing’

brighton gallows
 if there could ever be anything as mean as a man
 the leaving, or what’s left of it
 if i have to walk all the way to england
 blackface
 the space in between us
 no one gets home
 do not walk under wing
 we swam a little song

(2017. Woodland Recordings wr069)


‘The 2013 EPs’

so they say
 the severn and the forth
 barely a page
 dress up
 when i was away
 deserter
 my boy billy
 solo
 the worst of it is
 tin
 polly the widow
 a fair mile
 dear leise
 the line she winds around the black forest pines
 when the animals follow the gunshots

(2016. Woodland Recordings wr068)


‘The North EP’

if you’re looking to get lost in the north that’s what we got
housebound
the year the winter left without taking the snow
turn your back on the crown

(2016. Woodland Recordings wr067)


‘Behind The Bush Recording’

super good advice
so long song
pretty peggy-o
portugal
the year the winter left without taking the snow
a fair mile

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2016. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)


‘Turn Your Back On The Crown’

stick to the road
learning how to breathe underwater
there’s no shame in a song
five miles down the lane
if you build it they will come
that’s how it goes when you go away
all the corporals sing a long song
what i know about the sea i can say in a song

(2016. Woodland Recordings wr064)


‘Border This!’

me and thee

(2016. Border This!)


‘Five Miles Down The Lane EP’

five miles down the lane
me and thee
postcard
delia
no shame in a song

(all versions exclusive to this release)


(2016. Woodland Recordings EP only available at concerts and to subscribers of the great park newsletter)


‘Camilla & Ragnar’

jesswood
sailor’s notes
here
i was in the north before the fall
so long song
cavalry coming
what i know about the sea i can say in a song

(2015. Recorded in one hour at home for Camilla & Ragnar and released in an edition of 1)


‘Hjørring Recording’

matthew and robert
bad roads ahead
the rain is a kind kind of love
what i know about the sea i can say in a song
keep the flames from the horses
kitchen song

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2015. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)


‘The Good Men’

matthew and robert
the good men
super good advice
keep the flames from the horses
i was in the north before the fall
amsterdam
so long song
nowt

(2015. Woodland Recordings wr060)


‘Kitchen’

exeter
whistle
when the cold comes
she cut your sails to fit her bed
the rain is a kind kind of love
leipzig
dust
tommy
cavalry coming


bonus disc:

dust
leipzig
she cut your sails to fit her bed
the rain is a kind kind of love
whistle

(alternate versions, included with all copies of the vinyl edition of ‘kitchen’)

(2014. Woodland Recordings wr055)


‘Folk Radio UK Recording’

exeter
boys, i am worried
suit of stones
my boy billy
when the animals follow the gunshots

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2014. Recorded for Folk Radio UK and later released as a Bandcamp download.)


‘When The Animals Follow The Gunshots’

polly the widow
a fair mile
dear leise
the line she winds around the black forest pines
when the animals follow the gunshots

(2013. Woodland Recordings wr052)


‘We Love To Get Lost And We Love To Get Found’

deserter
my boy billy
solo
the worst of it is
tin

(2013. Woodland Recordings wr049)


‘January EP’

so they say
the severn and the forth
barely a page
dress up
when i was away

(2013. Woodland Recordings wr047)


‘Simple Folk Recording (2013)’

the royal canal
you are better than this
deserter
barbara allen
rearranging
when i was away
make a dead one of it
paper birds
dear leise

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2013. Recorded for Simple Folk Radio in one morning and later released as a Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download and very limited edition CDr) 



‘Wöschnau Recording’

bad roads ahead
lover o lover
pure black coal
suit of stones
song for a coalman

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2013. Recorded with Sophia Basler on violin and released as a Bandcamp download and very limited CDr)



‘Good And Gone’

bad roads ahead
hold the fort
stones
cough it up
kitchen song
mary and tom
rearranging
leaving
good and gone

(2012. Woodland Recordings wr043)



‘Stitch’

run from my arms
i do wrong (winter version)
make a dead one of it
i know what i make isn’t fine (winter version)
heartsong
the royal canal
the hills are alive
boys, i am worried
we could have, we should have, we didn’t (jesswood recording)
song for a coalman
suit of stones
all the way down
lover o lover
limmat
white train

annabel (live in dresden 20/03/11)
boys, i am worried (live in hamburg 17/12/11)
the royal canal (live in hamburg 03/11/11)
the shot (live in darmstadt 10/11/11)
song for fee (live in göfis 04/02/12)
dig a hole for everyone (live in berlin 16/04/11)
portugal (live in göfis 04/02/12)
here (live in kreuzlingen 16/02/12)
make a dead one of it (live in verucchio 28/07/11)
the burning of two (live in munich 10/05/11)
song for no one (live in kreuzlingen 16/02/11)
red barn, black barn, tree (live in darmstadt 10/11/11)
paper birds (live in karlsruhe 16/07/10)
fair and fine (live in munich 10/05/11)
all that has started will stop (live in hamburg 03/11/11)
you belong to me, you do (live in göfis 04/02/12)

(Double CDr and digital download compilation of material from previous six albums, plus live selections)

(2012. Woodland Recordings wr040)



‘Amsterdam Recording’

song for fee
trouble
lover o lover

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2011. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)



‘Now Wash Your Hands’

lover o lover
jake
key
limmat
song for no one
red barn, black barn, tree
put me on the first train home
make a dead one of it
blood
all that has started will stop

(2011. Woodland Recordings wr038)



‘Home Taping Is Music Volume 2’

Compilation included ‘make a dead one of it’

(2011. Woodland Recordings wr037)



‘Make A Dead One Of It’

make a dead one of it
limmat (ida nowhere version)

(2011. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)



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‘Schangnau Recording’


the shot (with binoculers)
you are better than this
i know what i make isn’t fine

Also guitar and backing vocals on ‘by your lake’ by Binoculers

Split EP with Binoculers recorded in a chapel in Switzerland in November 2010.

(2011. Woodland Recordings wr034)



‘Nürnberg Recording’


make a dead one of it
cargo
i know what i make isn’t fine
the burning of two
you have painted a cross on my ceiling
the good doesn’t get any better

(2011. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)



Winter’


annabel
i know what i make isn’t fine
boys, i am worried
the royal canal
you are better than this
joe and robert and me and mike
song for a coalman
paper birds
make a dead one of it
i do wrong
song for fee
here

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2011. Woodland Recordings wr033)



‘Simple Folk Recording' (2010)’


annabel
you are better than this
st mary
song for fee
song for a coalman
tom
winter (song by the diamond family archive)
the royal canal
if you can hold it you can throw it
portugal
bad things happen

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2010. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)



‘Groninger Recording’


the royal canal
song for a coalman
the woods were full of them
groninger museum instrumental 1
blackwater swim
if you can hold it you can throw it
groninger museum instrumental 2
tom

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2010. Woodland Recordings Bandcamp download)



‘If You Can Hold It You Can Throw It’

run from my arms
sailor’s notes
tom
cretinous man
blackwater swim
song for a coalman
where to begin
if you can hold it you can throw it
portugal


(2010. Woodland Recordings wr031)



‘so bracing’

Compilation included newly recorded version of ‘sailor’s notes’.


(2010. Stranger Songs)


’Cellar’


song for fee
boys, i am worried
cargo
wires
some somehow get home
st mary
the dogs
the good doesn’t get any better
quarrel

Original CDr release also included the following as a download:

The Dogs’


the dogs
boys, i am worried
cargo
st mary
the good doesn’t get any better
some somehow get home

(all versions exclusive to this release)


(2010. Woodland Recordings wr028)



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‘Who Dropped The Needle. Live At Hasenschaukel’


Compilation included live version of ‘i do wrong’ recorded at hasenschaukel, hamburg, germany

(2009. Devil Duck Records dduck030 / indigo 939502)


‘The Wife’


the royal canal
you are better than this
dig a hole for everyone
you belong to me you do
the woods were full of them
your heart was a home
suit of stones
careless man
the hills are alive
it’s too late for us my wife

(2009. Woodland Recordings wr027)



‘For The Bats’


Compilation included live version of ‘barbara allen’ recorded in gießen, germany 14/04/09.

(2009. Stranger Songs)


‘Spring’

annabel
blackwater
here
autumn wolf
i do wrong
trouble
suit of stones
fair and fine
the heart goes tumbling down
you belong to me you do
pure black coal
days without you
paper birds
we could have, we should have, we didn’t
fire escape

(all versions exclusive to this release)

(2009. Woodland Recordings wr023)



2008

the hills are alive
(woodland recordings wr020)
the hills are alive / the woods were full of them / f am / you belong to me you do / fire escape (live in ludwigsburg 17/09/08)


eat like a bird
(woodland recordings wr019)
heartsong / little mice / never saw it go / the heart goes tumbling down / elizabeth / everything above goes below someday / afghanistan / days without you / all the way down / eat like a bird


home taping is music
(woodland recordings wr018) 
compilation included early mix of ‘heartsong’.


berlin ep
(woodland recordings wrfree1)
recorded to be given away free with the timezone cd, all tracks unique.
not yet gone / here / ds / barbara allen / fair and fine / the makings of a great night in


the great park
(timezone records)
european only cd and digital release, all tracks remastered.
i do wrong / we could have, we should have, we didn’t / blackwater (church boat version) / and 
i don’t know why / pure black coal / the makings of a great night in / the weeping well / the burning 
of two / trouble / paper birds / you have painted a cross on my ceiling


10 live songs
(woodland recordings wr017)
live compilation produced for the second tour of germany and switzerland. split cd with tristan brusch.
annabel (baden 03/05/08) / autumn wolf (karlsruhe 02/05/08) / polly vaughan (ludwigsburg 01/05/08) / paper birds (reutlingen 19/04/08) / the makings of a great night in (koln 28/04/08)


we could have, we should have, we didn’t
(woodland recordings wr016)
annabel / displacement song / land lover / g / home is a hole / we could have, we should have, we didn’t / and i don’t know why / dm / since he’s been gone / sailor’s notes / the wreck is not a boat / out here / jesswood / 100 birds, 100 flies


woodland recordings
(woodland recordings wr015)
compilation from previous unavailable releases, produced for the first tour of germany and switzerland.
i do wrong / blackwater (church boat version) / here / trouble / pure black coal / the weeping well / the burning of two / polly vaughan (simple mix) / paper birds / the makings of a great night in / not yet gone / fire escape


fire escape
(woodland recordings wr013)
blackwater / fair and fine / i will see myself out / pure black coal / under water / fire escape


oxfam field recordings volume 2
(woodland recordings wr011)
compilation included live version of ‘the makings of a great night in’.


field 1
(woodland recordings (wr010)
compilation included live version of ‘autumn wolf’ featuring jane bartholomew and laurence collyer.


2007

i do wrong
(woodland recordings wr008)
eversince / coastal path / bedlam / i do wrong / the makings of a great night in / trouble / in another life god was kind you were taken away but you did come back / you have painted a cross on my ceiling


oxfam field recordings
(woodland recordings wr005)
compilation included live version of ‘tender and true’.


the drift collective
(drift records) 
compilation included version of ‘paper birds’ featuring mary hampton, johnny lamb and andrew willis.


the weeping well
(woodland recordings wr004) 
the burning of two / hospital song / little boat / polly vaughan / the goose, the crook and the baker / the good lord / the shot / the weeping well


woodland recordings ep
(woodland recordings wr001)
split double disc release with the diamond family archive.
before you turn / not yet gone / paper birds / autumn wolf / tender and true / without


2006

church boat
self produced cdr 
thaw / the lake of coolfin / felt / fallen far / mrs james / here / blackwater / if ever


the great park 
self produced cdr 
willow / ferry / below both / instrumental / clubfoot / last / steam