Before Us Stands Yesterday

Volume 1
Where We Begin
Eye and Ear
From Town and City
Travellers Tales
What Celia Sees
Daniel Defoe 1660-1731
William Camden 1551-1623
The Mysteries Of London
The Life of a Coster Girl
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
Further Notes From The Midlands
Lichfield Miscellanies
Seven Strong Spires
Before Us Stands Yesterday
Albion Band 1998 - 1999
London Calling
Stuart Hibberd 1893 - 1983
John Logie Baird 1888 - 1946
Are You Sitting Comfortably?
Ghosts and Marvels
Casting the Runes
An Episode Of Cathedral History
The Tractate Middoth
More Ghosts and Marvels
Negotium Perambulans
Dulce Et Decorum Est
War Requiem
Poems by Wilfred Owen
"They called it Passchendaele"
Other Poets 1914 - 1918
C.S. Lewis: A Letter
C. S. Lewis 1898 - 1963
Joyce Grenfell 1919 - 1979
An Interview With Richard Thompson
BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2006
Horkstow Grange
The Radio Ballads
Two Songs Of England
A Band For England
Waterloo Sunset
Vashti Bunyan
Just Another Diamond Day
David Gilmour
On An Island
Live From An Island
Where We Start

Gillie Nicholls: her website

Before Us Stands Yesterday
The Albion Band


HTD Records HTD CD 90 (CD, UK, 1999)
Transatlantic Records TRACD318 (CD, UK)

Recorded by Ken Nicol at Tone Deaf Studios,
Preston, England in December 1998,
January and February 1999
Produced by the Albion Band
Mastered by Andy Seward
Front cover photo by Clive Taylor

Ashley Hutchings, vocals, electric bass guitar,
spoken word;
Joe Broughton, fiddle , mandolin, keyboards;
Gillie Nicholls, vocals, acoustic guitar;
Ken Nicol, vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar,
sequencing, mandolin;
Neil Marshall, drums, percussion

Tracks 1, 5, 6, 12 Ashley Hutchings, Ken Nicol (Albino Music / Copyright Control)
Tracks 2, 8, 11 Joe Broughton (Copyright Control)
Track 4 Ashley Hutchings, Gillie Nicholls (Albino Music / Copyright Control)
Track 7 Gillie Nicholls (Copyright Control)
Track 9 Joe Broughton, Ashley Hutchings (Copyright Control / Albino Music)
Tracks 10, 13 Ashley Hutchings, Gillie Nicholls, Ken Nicol (Albino Music / Copyright Control)

Before Us Stands Yesterday [click for larger]
HTD Records HTD CD 90 (CD, UK, 1999)

 The Complete Angler
Jig Sawjig/Real Alereel
Excerpt from Arnold Bennett's novel "Clayhanger"
The Potter's Dream
The Cities' Favourite Sons
About Paint
Listen To The Wind
Bedtime At Bryn Rhodyn
Duty Free
Welcome To The World




I'm Going Away, Love

Seven Strong Spires

Literary Heritage West Midlands

albion miscellanies volume 1
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