Famous Flower Of Serving Men (10:18)

Cover of Waiting For Angels

From Waiting For Angels and 7 other releases

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  • T0M90

    Ugh, just amazing. And what a story.

    30 Nov 2013 Reply
  • Drazba

    epic--every time i hear it i hear another bit

    1 Mar 2013 Reply
  • Drazba

    what a great song--finally have it back after my previous incarnation

    29 Sep 2012 Reply
  • BlueOclock

    MIGHTY!

    12 May 2012 Reply
  • fergalmc

    A landmark recording.

    19 Feb 2012 Reply
  • Jack_Orion

    excellent work

    17 Mar 2011 Reply
  • Drazba

    thanks folks- it sounded different to the version I had previously heard-still great-

    30 Mar 2010 Reply
  • SRE12345

    This is a much later version than the Shearwater recording - is it me or does the great man sound more energetic and lively the older he gets?

    24 Mar 2010 Reply
  • SRE12345

    He's a remarkable and individual guitarist - lord knows how he settled on that odd minor tuning of his. He's always had such a driving sense of rhythm underlying his arrangements...

    24 Mar 2010 Reply
  • keithiebabe

    Brilliant track love his voice and songs,

    13 Dec 2009 Reply
  • Bozocontrol

    Yes. This is the version to listen to AFTER you hear the Shearwater piece--especially if you need to pick up a few of the lyrics.

    28 Oct 2009 Reply
  • woodygunge2

    each verse subtely different dig those catches

    18 Sep 2009 Reply
  • samsaunders

    This is a much later recording than the masterpiece to be found on Shearwater, and nearly a minute longer.

    12 Apr 2009 Reply
  • mrsironside

    happy days......the fire it spat and rang in her yellow hair...

    13 Mar 2009 Reply
  • xelene_x

    Such great folk sound..

    15 Jan 2009 Reply
  • hypnoed

    I remember listening to Martin when he was a young man, so earnest in bringing the past to light. For me it was an introduction to working class history, Sandy Denny,Maddy Prior ....Thanks Martin ;)

    17 Sep 2008 Reply

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