History Book Part Two
A press release for the follow-up to this:
- Song of a metal detectorist – About Ashley Mantle’s favourite hobby.
- A rare romance – Roger Mortimer escapes from the Tower of London and flees to France.
- Cade’s rebellion – The rebellion of 1450.
- De Cobham – Song for the De Cobham household Wars of the Roses reenactment group.
- Ricardian dream – Richard III win’s the battle of Bosworth.
- Charles Howard’s English fleet – The English fleet after the defeat of the Spanish Armada.
- The Mayflower sets sail – The Pilgrim Fathers leave Plymouth in the Mayflower.
- Gallants Bower – Song about the Civil War fort on the hill above Dartmouth Castle.
- The Blenheim song – The Franco-Bavarian army is defeated in battle in August 1704.
- James Templer’s legacy – Song about the Stover canal which was opened in 1792.
- Sitting in a trench – Song about the First World War.
- Wait until the harvests in – The Munich treaty peace talks are in vain.
… and here they are on You Tube …
Ian Churchward vocals, guitars, keyboards, mandola and mandolin
Lord Zarquon keyboards, bass guitar, drums and percussion
Phil Swann guitars, bouzouki and mandolin
Bridgit England vocals
Guy Bolt vocals
Jules Jones vocals
Elaine Churchward vocals
Tom Churchward harmonica
Fleur Elliott vocals
Recorded 2016 to 2020 in Kingsteignton, Marldon, and Torquay in South Devon.
Mixed and produced by Lord Zarquon.
Artwork by Graham Moores
All songs composed by Ian Churchward except:-
Cade’s Rebellion composed by Ashley Mantle and Ian Churchward
Gallants Bower composed by Elaine Churchward and Ian Churchward
Richard the Third Records catalogue number R301