A Bob Dylan cover landed the folk heroes on TV and in the UK singles chart.
Hugely revered by Fairport devotees, 'Angel Delight' also became their highest-charting UK LP.
A combination of the COVID threat and lack of UK governmental support has forced the band to postpone the event until next year.
Some artists toil their whole careers to make a classic album, while others hit it straight out of the gate, here are some young musicians who got it right.
His first album since John Lennon's death featured guests Ringo Starr, Carl Perkins, Eric Stewart and others.
In the spring of 1970, the band's fans got a taste of their in-concert sound on disc.
The biggest singles and most memorable album landmarks of the mighty British band inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 14, 2018.
The album continued Thompson's working relationship with American producer Mitchell Froom, who had taken over the role from Richard's old Fairport Convention colleague Joe Boyd.
From arena rock heroes to overlooked masters, here are the best prog drummers who embody the virtuosity and imagination of prog rock.
How (and why) did musicians make epic music? There's no one answer, as this race through the history of popular music shows.
It was the first Fairport album to feature Sandy Denny's unforgettable vocals and her addition to their songwriting talent pool.
After more than a quarter-century of recording, the British singer-guitarist made the UK album Top 30 as a solo artist for the first time, with 'Mirror Blue.'
The singer's final album in her first spell with Fairport Convention became a folk music cornerstone.
If ever a band proved you can play rock’n’roll and retain your integrity, that band was R.E.M. as the best R.E.M. songs prove.
Denny was one of Britain’s finest vocal talents, and the aura around her has only enhanced since her passing.