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Richard Thompson - Strict Tempo! (Traditional & Modern Tunes For All Occasions!!) album flac Performer: Richard Thompson
Title: Strict Tempo! (Traditional & Modern Tunes For All Occasions!!)
Style: Folk Rock
Released: 1981
MP3 album: 1625 mb
FLAC album: 1740 mb
Rating: 4.1
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Genre: Rock / Folk and Country

Arranged By – Richard Thompson (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 11). Drums, Percussion – Dave Mattacks. Engineer – John Borthwick. Engineer – Simon Nicol. Instruments, Producer – Richard Thompson.

Thompson lets loose on an instrumental collection of traditional British and Celtic jigs and reels, with a swinging Duke Ellington cover thrown in for variety and one new original offered as the finale. Thompson multi-tracks himself playing a variety of acoustic and electric guitars, basses, mandolins, and dulcimers with his usual (. dazzling) degree of dexterity, with only percussionist Dave Mattacks for company on most of the tunes.

traditional & modern tunes for all occasions! Album is identified as Elixer Records LP1, this is from 1981.

Strict Tempo! Richard Thompson. The young Richard Thompson did not have to travel far in the 50s and 60s to soak up a plethora of musical influences. He had the nearby Whetstone folk club where he got early exposure to the thriving melting pot of traditional and contemporary folk strands that caused excitement and argument in equal measurement at the time. Even before that local suburban journey, he had listened to the wireless and investigated his policeman father’s rich record collection

Richard Thompson: Strict Tempo! Cut in 1981, these "traditional and modern tunes for all occasions" are strictly instrumental, with Dave Mattacks holding the tempo. They're recommended to folkies, ex-folkies, guitar adepts, and students of European song. The Duke Ellington cover excepted, I just wish they swung as much as the rest of Thompson's catalogue. B. Richard Thompson: Small Town Romance What can it mean that the five best cuts on this ed-in-1982 cult item are the five he's never recorded before

Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist (Sample). 1. 30. New-Fangled Flogging Reel, Kerry Reel. This is one of the few instrumental recordings by Richard Thompson. It is a re-release of his 1981 album. He plays all of the instruments except for the drums.

Strict Tempo! is an instrumental album by Richard Thompson released in 1981. After the modest sales for their 1979 album Sunnyvista, Richard and Linda Thompson found themselves without a record deal. An album produced and financed by Gerry Rafferty (see Shoot Out the Lights for more details) failed to secure them a deal with a major label. To generate some income, Richard Thompson formed his own record label Elixir Records and recorded this album mostly at the small BTW studio in London, and also at the Woodworm Studios at Cropredy  . All songs traditional and arranged by Richard Thompson except where noted.

He has also appeared as a guest musician on the albums of a number of other artists.

Artist: Thompson, Richard Title: Strict Tempo Genre: Folk Type: Used - LP Label: Elixir Catalog ID: LP 1 Country: UK Our ID: 9572. View other items by this Artist View other items on this Label.