We’re ‘on tour’ for a couple of dates with Fairport Convention as they head out on a short Autumn jaunt.
Hot on the heels of arguably the best Cropredy festival ever, Fairport are off on the road in October with a 55th birthday to celebrate!
Ric Sanders returns to the site to share his memories of Fairport’s Cropredy Convention’s past! Another fascinating read about one of THE best festivals.
our fourth and final picture postcard from the Fairport Convention Rhine cruise.
The latest Picture Postcard from the Rhine with Fairport…
We continue our trip down the River Rhine in the company of Fairport Convention.
Fairport Convention reach The Met on their Spring Tour. Inevitably, we were there.
At The Barrier is delighted to report that the 2022 Fairport Convention Wintour is about to get underway.
Fairport Convention return to The Brasenose to reclaim something of their sadly cancelled yearly event; Fairport’s Cropredy Convention.
Not the 2021 Winter Tour – But a brilliant memento of Fairport Convention’s last show pre-lockdown
This week, we have Ric Sanders joining us at the barrier. Having played with Soft Machine and The Albion Band, Ric has been a member of Fairport Convention since the early 80’s. These are his thoughts on Percy Grainger, the great song collector.
Chris Leslie picks up where Dave Pegg left off in our Fairport Convention Why I Love series. Here, he shares his love of American mandolinist, David Grisman.
The Fairport Wintour is in motion and a good chunk of the team, including several Fairport/Cropredy vets have been in attendance sometime, somewhere. Here we look back on the opening of the tour in Southport, a stop in Manchester and a sojourn to Bath.