Exposé Online banner

Barclay James Harvest

Barclay James Harvest
Country
England
Profile
Barclay James Harvest are an English progressive rock band. They were founded in Saddleworth, Greater Manchester, in September 1966 by John Lees, Les Holroyd, Stuart "Woolly" Wolstenholme, and Mel Pritchard.
Website
http://bjharvest.co.uk
Related articles (4)
Releases on file (6)
Alan Simon — Excalibur II - The Celtic Ring Alan Simon — Excalibur II - The Celtic Ring
(EMI 0946 3856312 9, 2007, CD)
John Lees' Barclay James Harvest — Legacy Live at the Shelpherd's Bush Empire 2006 John Lees' Barclay James Harvest — Legacy Live at the Shelpherd's Bush Empire 2006
(Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2020/ECDVD1001, 2007, CD/DVD)
Barclay James Harvest — XII Barclay James Harvest — XII
(Polydor 065 571.2, 1978/2003, CD)
Barclay James Harvest — Time Honoured Ghosts Barclay James Harvest — Time Honoured Ghosts
(Polydor 065 400-2, 1975/2003, CD)
Barclay James Harvest  — Baby James Harvest Barclay James Harvest — Baby James Harvest
(Harvest 07243 538408 2 2, 1972/2002, CD)
Barclay James Harvest — ...BBC in Concert 1972 Barclay James Harvest — ...BBC in Concert 1972
(EMI 07243 38404 2 6, 1972/2003, 2CD)

Latest news

2020-07-22
Tim Smith RIP – Tim Smith, leader of the eccentric band Cardiacs, has died at the ago of 59 after many years of health problems. Cardiacs was known for intense and complicated music that combined punk energy with the rhythmic and harmonic sophistication of progressive rock. » Read more

2020-07-12
Judy Dyble RIP – Singer-songwriter Judy Dyble, who was a founding member of Fairport Convention and one of the distinctive voices of the 60s folk revival in Britain, has died at the age of 71. Her passing came at the end of a long illness, though which she continued to work. » Read more

2020-07-06
Ennio Morricone RIP – Famed composer Ennio Morricone has died at the age of 91. The creator of scores for more than 500 movies, some of his works have become the most recognizable sounds in the history of cinema. His soundtracks for Sergio Leone's Westerns made from 1964 to 1971, are iconic landmarks in film music, but he also composed for dramas, comedies, and other genres. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Score in 2016 for The Hateful Eight. » Read more

2020-06-14
Keith Tippett RIP – One of the giants of British jazz has left us. Keith Graham Tippetts, known professionally as Keith Tippett, died today at the age of 72. His work from the late 60s into the 70s and beyond includes some of the greatest jazz produced in the UK, and stands as an impressive oevre to this day. » Read more

2020-05-15
Phil May of The Pretty Things RIP – We were saddened to learn that Phil May, lead singer and founding member of The Pretty Things, has died at the age of 75. The band's 1968 album S.F. Sorrow is one of the enduring classics of the psychedelic era, and the group existed in various forms until finally retiring in 2018. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Carsick Cars - You Can Listen, You Can Talk – I wrote about this Chinese band’s debut recording back in #36, and their core esthetic of noisy post-punk rock is certainly intact. On most tracks, Zhang Shouwang’s guitar provides a solid...  (2010) » Read more

Expo '70 - Black Ohms – To make this review the written equivalent of Expo ‘70’s work, I suppose I should just pick a word and repeat it over over over over. I just need to tell the reader to say it with a slightly...  (2009) » Read more

Darling - Darling – From Omaha, Nebraska, Darling is Hal Darling on drums, piano, keyboards, and sequencing, and sibling Bryce Darling on ancillary percussion and keyboards. No vocals, sorry! No guitars either, but you...  (1997) » Read more

Larry Kucharz - Pastels – Lights out. Put your headphones on for this one! Expansive sheets of subtle melodic color and points of sparkling light and empty darkness drift and float in and out of a three-dimensional listening...  (2010) » Read more

Synergy - Electronic Realizations, Sequencer, Cords, Games & Audion – Synergy is, of course the name of the ongoing electronic music project of keyboardist / engineer / producer Larry Fast, also known for his work with Peter Gabriel, Nektar, and numerous other bands and...  (1999) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues