Richard Dawson - Peasant flac album
- Chorus – Dawn Bothwell, Jake Billingsley, Nathalie Stern, Nev Clay, Rachael Macarthur, Sally Pilkington, Vic Eynon
- Pedal Harp, Lever Harp, Gong – Rhodri Davies
- Recording Supervisor, Producer – Sam Grant
- Violin – Angharad Davies
- Voice, Guitar, Drums, Electronics, Other, Producer – Richard Dawson
NotesRecorded by Sam Grant at Blank Studio, Byker
Produced by Sam Grant and Richard Dawson in Newcastle Upon Tyne
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 8 87833 00872 0
|WEIRD087CDP||Richard Dawson||Peasant (CD, Album, Promo)||Weird World||WEIRD087CDP||UK & Europe||2017|
|WEIRD087LP||Richard Dawson||Peasant (2xLP, Album, Hea)||Weird World||WEIRD087LP||UK & Europe||2017|
|WEIRD087LPXM, WEIRD087LP||Richard Dawson||Peasant (2xLP, Album, Dlx, Yel)||Weird World , Weird World||WEIRD087LPXM, WEIRD087LP||UK & Europe||2017|
According to Dawson, Peasant is a concept album, taking place somewhere between 500 and 700, after the slow withdrawal of the Roman Empire from the north east.
Peasant is Richard Dawson’s 7th studio album, released on June 2nd, 2017 by Weird World. This context and description of the avant-folk concept album was grabbed from the record company’s page dedicated to Dawson.
On the other side of the Atlantic, Richard Dawson has devoted his talents to conjuring a vision of an old, weird England, one that his nation's folk tradition is just not strange enough to match. And given the eccentricity of a number of the Child Ballads, that's saying something. Released in 2017, Peasant is a set of original songs that show the clear influence of traditional .
Peasant by Richard Dawson, released 02 June 2017 1. Herald 2. Ogre 3. Soldier 4. Weaver 5. Prostitute 6. Shapeshifter 7. Scientist 8. Hob 9. Beggar 10. No-one 11. Masseuse No listener to Dawson’s earlier music has ever discerned a lack of artistic ambition. Peasant is that album. From its first beguilingly muted fanfare to its spectacular climax exploring a Dark Ages masseuse’s dangerous fascination with a mysterious artefact called the Pin of Quib, Peasant will grab newcomers to Richard Dawson’s work by the scruff of the neck and refuse to let them go until they have signed a pledge of life-long allegiance.
Richard Dawson is a folk musician from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. His 2014 album Nothing Important was released by Weird World and was met with critical acclaim. His 2017 album Peasant received similar acclaim, and was chosen by The Quietus as their album of the year. Dawson grew up in Newcastle and became interested in singing as a child, attempting to emulate American singers such as Faith No More's Mike Patton.
Richard Dawson – Peasant. Label: Weird World (2) – WEIRD087LPXM, Weird World (2) – WEIRD087LP. Country: UK & Europe. Signed by Richard Dawson if bought direct from Weird World Dommart richarddawson. Recorded by Sam Grant at Blank Studio, Byker Produced by Sam and Richard in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Weird World – 2 June 2017. Newcastle’s experimental folk maverick Richard Dawson has released a new video for Ogre, a song taken from his forthcoming album Peasant released on Weird World (June 2nd). No listener to Richard Dawson’s earlier music has ever discerned a lack of artistic ambition.
A concept album set in medieval north Britain shouldn’t work. But Dawson’s way with lyrics and melodies makes it unique and often breathtaking. But Peasant is something else entirely
Listen free to Richard Dawson – Peasant (Herald, Ogre and more). Peasant was released on 2 June 2017. No listener to Dawson’s earlier music has ever discerned a lack of artistic ambition.
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