Fairport Live Convention

ILPS 9285 (vinyl, UK, 01 July 1974)

Track Listing


Musicians


Album History

Live Convention was compiled from tracks recorded at three different concerts: Tracks 3, 7 & 9 were recorded on December 15, 1973 at The Rainbow Theatre and tracks 5 and 8 on December 16, 1973 at Fairfield Hall, Croydon.

All other tracks - including the CD bonus tracks - recorded on January 26, 1974 at two shows at the Sydney Opera House, Australia.

The original pressing of the LP came with a full colour insert depicting on one side the band on the steps of the Sydney Opera House with the caption 'A holiday, a holiday, the first one of the year.' and on the other a collage of live photos of the band with the caption 'Just a roll, just a roll...'.

This album was released in the USA and Canada as A Moveable Feast. with alternate artwork. The first pressing also came will a full colour inner with a collage of live photos of the band with the caption 'Just a roll, just a roll...' as in the UK edition, the other side showing the images used on the UK cover on a black background with no text.


Artists:
Fairport Convention
Released:
01 July 1974 (UK)
Recorded:
1974 / 1973
Length:
18:02
Label:
Island Records Ltd.
Artwork:
  • Steven Westlund (photographer)