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There is now a preview from Dick Greener on the reviews page.

Track listing

  1. In The Beginning/The Nails From The Hands Of Christ
  2. The Song Of Infinite Sadness
  3. The Familiarity Of Old Lovers
  4. When The Spirit Moves
  5. The Ten Commandments
  6. The Ferryman's Curse
  7. Bats And Swallows
  8. We Have The Power

The deadline for getting your name in the CD booklet has passed. You can still pre-order The Ferryman's Curse, using either of the methods on the album page and your CD will be sent out on or ahead of the release date, but we won't be able to include your name. See the album page for details.

Please make it clear in the e-mail that you are aware that your name is too late for inclusion in the list.



Thu 5 Oct, The Stables, Wavendon
Fri 6 Oct, Village Hall, Lowdham
Sat 7 Oct, Globe, Cardiff
Thu 12 Oct, Tivoli, Wimbourne
Fri 13 Oct, Dorking Halls, Dorking
Sat 14 Oct, Arlington Arts Centre, Newbury
Sun 15 Oct, Centre Spot, Dover (fundraising benefit)
Mon 16 Oct, The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
Thu 19 Oct, Arts Centre, Solihull
Fri 20 Oct, Vivacity, Peterborough
Sat 21 Oct, Music Centre, Barnoldswick
Tue 24 Oct, Truck Theatre, Hull
Wed 25 Oct, Green Hotel, Kinross
Thu 26 Oct, The Buccleuch Centre, Langholm
Fri 27 Oct, Tollbooth, Stirling
Sat 28 Oct, King George's Hall, Blackburn
Sun 29 Oct, Under The Bridge, Chelsea (album launch for The Ferryman's Curse

For maps and details, see the October tour maps page.


Fri 10 Nov, Sellersville Theatre, Sellersville PA (two shows)
Sun 12 Nov, BB Kings, New York NY
Tue 14 Nov, Music Box, Cleveland OH
Wed 15 Nov, Loving Cup, Rochester, NY
Fri 17 Nov, Centre for the Arts, Homer NY
Sun 19 Nov, TBA
Mon 20 Nov, Jammin Java, Vienna VA
Tue 21 Nov, Tin Pan, Richmond, VA
Fri 24 Nov, The Strand, Lakewood NJ
Sun 26 Nov, Towne Crier, Beacon NY

Maps and details to follow shortly.


More acoustic dates over the summer - see tour dates page.



There's a new review of the boxed set by Lindsay Sorrell, and an interview with Hud here.

Released 5 May. You can order at Amazon:

For a long time we have been waiting for Hudson Ford, an important part of the Strawbs story, to be released on CD. There have been some bootlegs, some Japanese card sleeve releases, but now there are firm plans for a proper boxed set release of the three A&M records, with bonus tracks, released by Caroline International. As well as the three albums, the boxed set includes non-album single B-sides and other unreleased tracks (such as "When The Lights Go Out" which was only ever on the Repertoire sampler). Sleeve notes by me.

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