The Best Of

Kris Drever

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Release Date:  20 October 2023

Label:  Reveal Records

Packaging Type:  Slip Sleeve (CD or Vinyl)

No of Units:  1

Barcode:  7427137071575

Genres:  Folk  Scottish Folk  

  • Description

    The Best of Kris Drever includes all the highlights of his acclaimed career to date including those made with Lau and Drever McCusker Woomble. Limited Edition of 500 Black LP's.

    Featuring for the first time on vinyl format "Wintermoon" , hard to find / out of print classics "Ghosts", "Harvest Gypsies" and "The Poorest Company" alongside two brand new songs "Catterline" and "Punchbag". "The Best of" album features many incredible guest performances from over 17 years of recordings including: Boo Hewerdine, Eddi Reader, Kate Rusby, Ian Carr, Yola, Heidi Talbot, Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Roddy Woomble (Idlewild), Louis Abbott (Admiral Fallow), Andy Cutting (Leveret), Euan Burton, Rachel Lightbody, Elysian Quartet, John McCusker, Tim O'Brien, Megan Henderson (Breabach), Eamonn Coyne and Joan As Police Woman. '

    Completely infectious' BBC Music ***** '

    Immense yet ultra-supple sophistication, musicianship of the first order ...a breath of fresh air' SONGLINES '

    Guitarist with that bravely experimental trio Lau, Kris Drever has all the makings of a solo celebrity' THE GUARDIAN '

    Sets the standard for others to follow - Kris Drever is a serious talent' MOJO

  • Tracklisting

      Disc 1

      Side 1

      • 1. Steel & Stone (Black Water)
      • 2. Harvest Gypsies
      • 3. Mark The Hard Earth
      • 4. The Poorest Company
      • 5. Wintermoon (Mareel)
      • 6. Ghosts - performed by Lau

      Side 2

      • 1. If Wishes Were Horses
      • 2. I Didn't Try Hard Enough
      • 3. Scapa Flow 1919
      • 4. Where The World Is Thin
      • 5. Punchbag
      • 6. Catterline