White Bicycles: Making Music in the 1960s
4/10/2007 (updated 4/10/2007)
Richard Thompson can be heard on a previously unreleased track taken from Joe Boyd's compilation CD "White Bicycles: Making Music in the 1960s," by South African musicians Dudu Pakwana & Spear. Entitled 'Church Mouse,' the track features Richard Thompson on lead and Simon Nicol on rhythm guitar. According to Boyd, the two "showed Dudu and the other African musicians what they had picked up by listening to a kwela compilation I gave them. Jaws dropped--and you can hear the results on this (unfinished) track."
The compilation also includes these tracks from Fairport Convention: