Archive for the 'Sandy Denny' Category

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Sandy Denny played with plenty of great bands in her all-too-brief life, from The Strawbs to Fairport Convention to Fotheringay. She even jammed with Led Zeppelin. But the British singer-songwriter didn’t need anything more than her voice, accompanied by acoustic guitar or piano, to captivate listeners. Sometimes she didn’t even need an instrument: check out […]

Monday, July 14th, 2014

Fairport Convention :: The Ballad of Easy Rider (Sandy Denny)

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

If the death of Phil Everly has reminded us of anything, it’s that there’s nothing quite like an Everly Brothers recording. Noble attempts at capturing the magic, such as Bonnie Prince Billy and Dawn McCarthy’s recent Everly LP (or even the Norah Jones/Billy Joe album), are fine and good, but they usually just send me […]