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London Conversation

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Released  October 1967
Artist  John Martyn
Label  Island Records
London Conversation (1967)  The Tumbler (1968)
Release date  October 1967
Genres  Folk music, Folk rock
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Recorded  Tony Pike's studio, Putney, London
Producer  Theo Johnson Supervised by Chris Blackwell
Similar  John Martyn albums, Folk rock albums

London Conversation is the first album by John Martyn released on Island Records in 1967. Largely self-penned, the album is much more folk oriented than the Blues/Jazz tinged later releases. The album reputedly cost £158 to record.


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Track listing

All tracks composed by John Martyn except where indicated.

Side one
  1. "Fairy Tale Lullaby" – 2:50
  2. "Sandy Grey" (Robin Frederick) – 2:25
  3. "London Conversation" (Martyn, J. Sundell) – 2:42
  4. "Ballad Of An Elder Woman" – 2:43
  5. "Cocain" (Traditional, arranged John Martyn) – 2:59
  6. "Run Honey Run" – 2:37
Side two
  1. "Back To Stay" – 3:28
  2. "Rolling Home" – 5:43
  3. "Who's Grown Up Now" – 4:01
  4. "Golden Girl" – 2:34
  5. "This Time" – 3:07
  6. "Don't Think Twice It's Alright" (Bob Dylan)
Bonus track on 2005 CD reissue
  1. "She Moved Through The Fair" (Traditional) - 2:33


John Martyn - vocals, guitar, keyboards, harmonica


1Fairy Tale Lullaby2:51
2Sandy Grey2:25
3London Conversation2:42


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