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Mike Heron
 

The Incredible String Band
Elektra EKS-7322
4/67
Back Cover

 
UK Cover

Side One
Maybe Someday Heron 2:16
October Song Williamson 2:56
When The Music Starts To Play Heron 2:39
Schaeffer's Jig Trad :59
Womankind Williamson 3:43
The Tree Heron 2:46
Whistle Tune Trad :55
Dandelion Blues Williamson 2:55
Side Two
How Happy I Am Heron 2:10
Empty Pocket Blues Palmer 4:37
Smoke Shovelling Song Williamson 3:35
Can't Keep Me Here Heron 2:11
Good As Gone Williamson 3:19
Footsteps Of The Heron Heron 3:10
Niggertown Trad 2:07
Everything's Fine Right Now Heron 2:15
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Robin Williamson-fiddle, guitar, mandolin, violin, keyboards, vocals, whistle
Mike Heron-bass, guitar, horn, keyboards, vocals
Clive Palmer-banjo, guitar, kazoo, vocals
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


5,000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion
Elektra EKS-74010
3/68
Back Cover

 
UK Back Cover

Side One
Chinese White Heron 3:35
No Sleep Blues Williamson 3:50
Painting Box Heron 4:00
The Mad Hatter's Song Williamson 5:35
Little Cloud Heron 4:02
The Eyes Of Fate Williamson 4:57
Side Two
Blues For The Muse Williamson 2:43
The Hedgehog's Song Heron 3:25
First Girl I Loved Williamson 4:50
You Know What You Could Be Heron 2:45
My Name Is Death Williamson 2:42
Gently Tender Heron 4:42
Way Back In The 1960s Williamson 3:07
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Robin Williamson-flute, guitar, violin, drums, keyboards, sitar, vocals, tamboura, oud, finger cymbals, gimbri, rattles, bass gimbri
Mike Heron-bass, guitar, harmonica, horn, keyboards, vocals
with:
John Hopkins-piano
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Danny Thompson-bass
Soma-sitar, tabla
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter
Elektra EKS-74021
5/68 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Back Cover

Side One
Koeeoaddi There Williamson 4:41
The Minotaur's Song Williamson 3:18
Witches Hat Williamson 2:30
A Very Cellular Song Heron 12:55
Side Two
Mercy I Cry City Heron 2:40
Waltz Of The New Moon Williamson 5:01
The Water Song Williamson 2:41
Three Is A Green Crown Williamson 7:40
Swift As The Wind Heron 4:50
Nightfall Williamson 2:29
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Robin Williamson-guitar, harmonica, mandolin, percussion, piano, violin, harp, keyboards, vocals, oud, gimbri
Mike Heron-organ, dulcimer, bass, guitar, harpsichord, horn, keyboards, sitar, vocals
with:
Dolly Collins-piano
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion
David Snell-harp
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


Wee Tam
Elektra EKS-74036
3/69 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Cover

 
UK Insert


This insert appeared in both UK albums
Side One
Job's Tears Williamson 6:40
Puppies Heron 5:30
Beyond The See Heron 2:16
Yellow Snake Williamson 2:04
Log Cabin Home In The Sky Heron 4:00
Side Two
You Get Brighter Heron 5:44
Half Remarkable Question Williamson 5:01
Air Heron 3:12
Ducks On A Pond Williamson 9:17
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Robin Williamson-organ, bass, flute, guitar, percussion, piano, violin, drums, harpsichord, kazoo, whistle, sarangui, gimbri, Irish harp
Mike Heron-organ, bass, guitar, harmonica, harpsichord, sitar, washboard
with:
Licorice McKechnie-percussion, Irish harp
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


The Big Huge
Elektra EKS-74037
3/69 BB
Back Cover


UK Back Covers were very similar
 
UK Cover

Side One
Maya Williamson 9:24
Greatest Friend Heron 3:30
The Son Of Noah's Brother Williamson 0:16
Lordly Nightshade Williamson 5:13
The Mountain Of God Williamson 1:51
Side Two
Cousin Caterpillar Heron 5:15
The Iron Stone Williamson 6:33
Douglas Traherne Hardine Heron 6:15
The Circle Is Unbroken Williamson 4:47
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Robin Williamson-guitar, violin, keyboards, vocals
Mike Heron-bass, guitar, horn, keyboards, vocals
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 

Woodstock

Changing Horses
Elektra EKS-74057
11/69 BB
Back Cover

 
Inside Cover

Side One
Big Ted Williamson 4:21
White Bird Heron 14:46
Dust Be Diamonds Heron-Williamson 6:14
Side Two
Sleepers, Awake! Heron 3:44
Mr And Mrs Williamson 4:54
Creation Williamson 16:04
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Robin Williamson-organ, flute, guitar, percussion, piano, violin, keyboards, vocals, washboard, gimbri, Chinese banjo
Mike Heron-bass, guitar, mandolin, percussion, piano, guitar, horn, keyboards, sitar, vocals, vibraphone
Licorice McKechnie-organ, guitar, percussion, violin, kazoo, keyboards, vocals
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion, vocals
with:
Walter Grundy-harmonica
Ivan Pawler-organ, piano, keyboards
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


I Looked Up
Elektra EKS-74061
5/70 BB
Back Cover

 
UK Cover

Side One
Black Jack Davey Heron 3:59
The Letter Heron 3:08
Picture's In A Mirror Williamson 10:43
Side Two
This Moment Heron 6:07
When You Find Out Who You Are Williamson 10:58
Fair As You Heron 6:27
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Robin Williamson-flute, guitar, percussion, violin, keyboards, vocals, gimbri
Mike Heron-organ, bass, guitar, piano, harpsichord, horn, keyboards, vocals
Licorice McKechnie-dulcimer, bass, violin, drums, keyboards, vocals
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion, violin, vocals
with:
John Gimbri-flute
Dave Mattacks-drums
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 

This Moment³ / Big Ted
Heron (3:08) / Williamson (4:21)
Elektra EKS-45696, 7/70

 

U
Elektra 7E-2002
1/71 BB
Back Cover

 
Inside Cover

Side One
El Wool Suite Heron 8:28
The Juggler's Song Williamson 3:10
Time Williamson 3:57
Bad Sadie Lee Shankman 3:48
Queen Of Love Williamson 8:36
Side Two
Partial Belated Overture Heron 2:54
Light In Time Of Darkness/Glad To See You Heron 10:18
Walking Along With You Heron 3:58
Hirem Pawnitof/Fairies' Hornpipe Heron/Trad 6:18
Bridge Theme Heron 2:15
Side Three
Bridge Song Heron 8:47
Astral Plane Theme Williamson 4:55
Invocation Williamson 4:48
Robot Blues Williamson 4:07
Puppet Song Williamson 6:15
Side Four
Cutting The Strings Williamson 5:08
I Know You McKechnie 3:22
Rainbow Heron 15:39
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Robin Williamson-guitar, violin, keyboards, vocals
Mike Heron-bass, guitar, horn, keyboards, vocals
with:
Peter Grant-banjo
Greg Heat-sitar
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Janet Shankman-harpsichord, vocals
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


Be Glad For The Song Has No Ending
Island 9140
4/71
UK Back Cover

Side One
Come With Me Williamson 3:51
All Writ Down Heron 4:26
Veshengra Williamson 5:03
See All The People Heron 3:39
Waiting For You Williamson 6:44
Side Two
The Song Has No Ending (A Selection Of Instrumental Pieces) Heron-Williamson 26:45
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Robin Williamson-bass, fiddle, guitar, mandolin, piano, violin, keyboards, vocals, whistle, claves, sarangui, shawm, shaker, finger cymbals, gimbri
Mike Heron-organ, bass, guitar, chimes, glockenspiel, harpsichord, horn, keyboards, sitar, vocals
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Rose Simpson-bass, percussion
Joe Boyd-harmonium
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


Smiling Men With Bad Reputations
Elektra EKS-74093
4/71
Full Cover

 
Inside Cover

Side One
Call Me Diamond Heron 5:15
Flowers Of The Forest Heron 5:44
Audrey Heron 4:09
Brindaban Heron 3:50
Feast Of Stephen Heron 4:37
Side Two
Spirit Beautiful Heron 5:15
Warm Heart Pastry Heron 6:57
Beautiful Stranger Heron 7:18
No Turning Back Heron 3:12
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Mike Heron-Mike Heron-organ, bass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
with:
Simon Nicol-guitar
Richard Thompson-guitar
Dave Pegg-bass
John Cale-bass, harmonium, piano, viola
Gerry Conway-drums
Tommy & The Bijoux [Keith Moon and Peter Townshend]-drums, guitar
Produced by: Joe Boyd

 


Liquid Acrobat As Regards The Air
Elektra EKS-74112
10/71 BB
Back Cover

Side One
Talking Of The End Williamson 5:31
Dear Old Battlefield Williamson 3:08
Cosmic Boy Heron-McKechnie 3:51
Worlds They Rise And Fall Heron 3:28
Evolution Rag Williamson 4:44
Painted Chariot Heron 3:45
Side Two
Adam And Eve Williamson 2:33
Red Hair Heron 2:10
Here Till Here Is There Williamson 3:07
Tree Heron 3:00
Jigs and Reels
  Eyes Like Leaves
  Sunday Is My Wedding Day
  Drops Of Whiskey
  Grumbling Old Men
arr Williamson 2:44
Darling Belle Williamson 10:59
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Robin Williamson-banjo, bass, fiddle, flute, guitar, mandolin, percussion, violin, cello, cymbals, kazoo, keyboards, oboe, vocals, whistle, oud, recorder
Mike Heron-organ, bass, flute, guitar, piano, harmonium, horn, keyboards, piano, sitar, vocals
Licorice McKechnie-violin, keyboards
Stan Lee-bass, pedal steel, vocals Malcolm Le Maistre-bass, keyboards, vocals
Gerry Conway-drums
Walter Grundy-harmonica
Produced by: The Incredible String Band & Stanley Schnier

 


Links!  

Incredible String Band Official web site
Official Mike Heron web site

 


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