Robert michael nesmith born december 30, 1942 is an american musician, songwriter, actor, producer, novelist, businessman, and philanthropist, best known as a member of the pop rock band the monkees and costar of the tv series the monkees 19661968. The bands lineup consisted of matthews, roberts, guitarist dave richards died january 2019 and american bassist bob ronga died november. English singersongwriter iain matthews stopped by to perform his song same old man. Legend has it that anderson worked on a farm and drove a taxi before creating his first band, the warriors, with his brother tony in 1964. He was born iain matthew mcdonald, in scunthorpe, lincolnshire, england. Iain received a beng degree in electronic engineering and a phd in computer vision from the university of east anglia in the uk. Folk rock, rockabilly, country, alternative, contemporary. Letting the mad dogs lie matthews southern comfort 18. At fifteen he saw eric clapton on television and became obsessed with writing songs.
Feb 18, 2015 english singersongwriter iain matthews stopped by to perform his song same old man. And this new the new mine is a very welcome and melodic aftershock. A member of fairport convention during their early period, ian matthews had a successful solo career and fronted the bands plainsong and matthews southern comfort. Nesmiths songwriting credits include different drum sung by linda ronstadt with the stone poneys. I originally became interested in iain matthews because of his history with fairport convention, where he was a member on the first three albums. Both albums groove with carefully arranged and then rearranged throwaway street puzzle pieces of rock.
He was born iain matthew mcdonald, 16 june 1946, scunthorpe, lincolnshire, england. Dave matthews band live trax, vol 40 december 21, 2002, madison square garden, new york, ny 2016 sdbd1080i. Iain matthews macdonald scunthorpe, 16 juin 1946 il est chanteur et. Shake it was written and recorded by terence boylan in 1977. Dave matthews band video collection april 5, 1992 van rypers music festival charlottesville, virginia converted from 1st gen vhs using dazzle external usb capture devicepcdvd 1. Health folk iain matthews sparkler best of the texas recordings 2cd 19892004 flacjtm today. Jon andersons solo debut album is an impressive and unique conceptual album with a very mystical and otherworldly atmosphere. The concept of the bands founder iain matthews is fully working. Dave matthews, dave matthews band, dmb, downloads, lyrics, tabs, forum, setlists, tour dates, artwork, cover art. Start off by heading to the forums, and then choose the correct subforum based on what year the show is from. Fairport conventions festival at cropredy has been an annual fixture for almost four decades now but the big celebration this year was marking the fiftieth anniversary of the bands formation. Plainsong was originally a british country rockfolk rock band, formed in early 1972 by ian later iain matthews, formerly of fairport convention and matthews southern comfort, and andy roberts, previously of the liverpool scene.
I recently saw the collected 3cd set advertised but couldnt find a track let alone sound samples. Born 16 jun 1946, in scunthorpe, lincolnshire, england. It looks like we dont have any biography for iain matthews yet. Box sets dmblive series live recordings live trax series new downloads side projects studio recordings vinyl. Iain matthews and from the late 1960s until 1989 known as ian matthews is an english musician and songwriter. He was an original member of the british folk rock band fairport convention from 1967 to 1969 before leaving and forming his own band, matthews southern comfort, which had a uk number one in 1970 with a cover version of joni mitchells song woodstock.
Discover top playlists and videos from your favorite artists on shazam. Iain matthews is an english musician and songwriter. Iain matthews born ian matthews macdonald, 16 june 1946 is an english musician and singersongwriter. Jason matthews was born in harrells store, north carolina. Iain left matthews southern comfort in 1971 and the name of the band lay dormant until it was revived in 2010 when iain, backed by a group of topnotch dutch musicians he relocated from the us to the netherlands in 2000 released the kind of new album under the old name. Find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest iain matthews interviews. Iain matthews born 1946, also known as ian matthews, british folkrock musician, and former member of fairport convention and plainsong ian matthews drummer born 1971, drummer for the english rock band kasabian. His first industry fan, wrfx dj macon in charlotte, gave matthews demo to legendary musical comedy team pinkard and bowden, who subsequently invited matthews to be their roadie and inhouse writer. Ian matthews drummer born 1971, drummer for the english rock band kasabian ian matthews, former editor of christian marketplace.
Find iain matthews discography, albums and singles on allmusic. He has been there probably since you started listening to music, i heard him first in 1997 at a friends house, the song was darkness darkness alas, not included here and i was totally taken by the song, the sound, the voice, the music. Iain matthews is a principal scientist at epic games. Find ian matthews discography, albums and singles on allmusic allmusic. Best of mca cd has been on my want list for years, the used price never comes down amazon should make it available as a cdr my answer to the dilemma plainsong. Changed name to ian matthews, then to iain matthews, both names are used for releases. Under the table and dreaming reissue cd or download. You can find the list of iain matthews tour dates here. After iain matthews had left to sign to vertigo as a solo artist, the band continued as. Iain matthews tour dates 2020 iain matthews concert. He later joined fairport convention, formed and left matthews southern comfort, and went on to have a long and winding career, sailing through trends in rock, pop, country. Iain matthews born 1946, also known as ian matthews, british folkrock musician, and former member of fairport convention and plainsong.
The concept, the songs and the lyrics are all by jon anderson, and all vocals and instruments are also performed by jon anderson lead and backing vocals, guitars, harp, synthesizer and percussions. It was covered the following year by ian matthews for his album stealin home and became a. He was known in the 1960s first as ian mcdonald, then as the 1960s progressed, as ian. The new mine is the fourth matthews southern comfort album since the. Posts about iain matthews written by darren johnson. The bands lineup consisted of matthews, roberts, guitarist dave richards died january 2019 and american bassist. He was an original member of the british folk rock band. It was especially his two early vertige albums i listened to quite a lot with great tracks like reno nevada, morgan the pirate, thro my eyes, close the door lightly when you go and tigers. Remember two things reissue cd or mp3 dmb away from the world super deluxe box.
He moved on to create matthews southern comfort, exploring his interest in american music. This discography attempts to list the original release of all the recordings which feature iain matthews. Just click the edit page button at the bottom of the page or learn more in the biography submission guide. They had a no 1 hit in the uk with joni mitchells woodstock. The new mine is the second wonderful blast from the reconstituted matthews southern comfort a little history. He later joined fairport convention, formed and left matthews southern comfort, and went on to have a long and winding career, sailing through trends in rock, pop, country and folk with some. The new mine is the fourth matthews southern comfort album since the name was revived and iain has enlisted the services of bart jan baartmans acoustic. Iain matthews is an english musician and singersongwriter. Apr 25, 2019 iain matthews also popularly known as ian matthews has had a long singing career dating from the swinging 1960s, where he released material as the vocalist of pyramid.
It looks like we dont have any biography for iain matthews yet be the first to contribute. Aug 01, 2016 iain matthews and from the late 1960s until 1989 known as ian matthews is an english musician and songwriter. Once youre in the correct forum, click the new torrent button as you would create a new thread. Iain matthews first gained attention as a founding member and vocalist for the innovative fairport conventions first three albums, changing the voice of folk music in his country. Subsequent reissues are only included if they include additional material. Iain matthews tour dates 2020 iain matthews concert tickets. Iain matthews known in the 1960s as ian matthews was one of the singersongwriters on the first fairport convention albums in the late 1960s, going on to perform both as a solo act and a member of groups such as plainsong over the course of the next few decades. Iain matthews says he has released 50 albums, and i amo not even sure he includes all his live albums sold to his most devoted fans by mail. All catalogue numbers refer to uk releases unless otherwise noted. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from ian matthews at the discogs marketplace. His research interests include computer vision and facial tracking, modeling, and animation. Iain matthews also popularly known as ian matthews has had a long singing career dating from the swinging 1960s, where he released material as the vocalist of pyramid. Both albums groove with carefully arranged and then rearranged throwaway street puzzle pieces of rock, folk, pop, and a touch of jazz. Get all the lyrics to songs by iain matthews and join the genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics.72 484 434 1164 569 963 1174 243 402 951 437 1011 1601 1477 1283 676 589 169 1581 1417 897 510 766 1089 35 1017 562 368 941 270 1473 327 1466 1327 1506 241 28 944 97 699 83 1165 247 823 1259