Music Diary – 11th September

Welcome to my Music Diary – today for the 11th September!

Gerry Conway

Gerry Conway (Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull, Cat Stevens)

In 1947 drummer Gerald „Gerry“ Conway was born in King’s Lynn, Norfolk (UK). In the seventies Conway played for Cat Stevens‚ backing band for six years. In 1981 he joined Jethro Tull for the recordings of „The Broadsword and the Beast“ and also played the tour in Europe.


In 1987 he did some recording sessions with Tull again for the album „Crest of a Knave„. His drumming can be heard on the tracks „Jump Start“, „Said she was a Dancer“, „Budapest“, „The Waking Edge“ and „Part of the Machine“. In 1998 he became the drummer and percussionist for the legendary Folk-Rock band Fairport Convention.

Buy recommendations (Germany/Europe):

Jethro Tull - The Broadsword and the Beast (1982) Jethro Tull - Crest of a Knave (1987) Jethro Tull - Nightcap (Unreleased Masters)(ed. 1993)
Cat Stevens - Teaserand the Firecat (1971)  Cat Stevens - Catch Bull at Four (1972) Cat Stevens - Foreigner (1973)
Fairport Convention - Live at Cropredy (2008) Faiport Convention - Babcombee Lee Live Again (2011)  Fairport Convention - By Popular Request (2012)

Buy recommendations (USA):

Jethro Tull - The Broadsword and the Beast (1982) Jethro Tull - Crest of a Knave (1987) Jethro Tull - Nightcap (Unreleased Masters)(ed. 1993)Cat Stevens - Teaserand the Firecat (1971) Cat Stevens - Catch Bull at Four (1972)  Cat Stevens - Foreigner (1973)
Fairport Convention - Live at Cropredy (2008) Faiport Convention - Babcombee Lee Live Again (2011) Fairport Convention - By Popular Request (2012)

 

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