A folkier and more serious-minded effort than her initial mid-’60s recordings, it is a pleasing yet overly dainty slice of British rock-tinged folk, produced by Joe Boyd. Just Another Diamond Day. As a result, the brief media exposure surrounding her faded by late , Bunyan detached herself from the London music scene, and had been all but forgotten by mainstream pop audiences. Instead it flowed from zones far more remote: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Young goes on to say that Just Another Diamond Day’ s themes “existed not in the traditional geographical locations of the British Rock scene

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Retrieved September 1, Unearthing Britain’s Visionary Musicauthor Rob Young states “Vashti Bunyan’s still, small voice of calm, and her bold improvised trek over Britain serves as a powerful symbol of the wider dqy of non-mainstream rock and folk”.

Bunyan recalled the meeting did not impress the two; however, their suggestions for her inspired Bunyan to pursue the solemn atmosphere present in her music.

Just Another Diamond Day

The drum-less, acoustic arrangements yielded an intimate ambience well-suited for Vashti ‘s fragile, measured, almost despondently wispy vocals. Window Over the Bay. Introspection Late Night Partying. These were rather in the manner of Marianne Faithfull ‘s highest and hunyan whispery early efforts, albeit with far folkier setting and more vashti bunyan just another diamond day lyrics.


Jazz Latin New Buynan. Frustrated with the public’s lack of response, Bunyan abandoned the music industry to live with the Incredible String Band in a vacant house at Glen Row, in Scotland. Just Another Diamond Day Stricken by the demoralizing and disillusioning outcome, Bunyan began a self-imposed exile from the music industry to live a low-profile vsahti. Just Another Diamond Day”. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Shortly after the release of “Train Song”, Bunyan found herself without a record labeland with the help of her brother organized a showing of her songs to Peggy Seeger and Ewan MacColl.

Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. It highlighted Bunyan’s vocals with minimal instrumental accompaniment that was arranged by contemporary bubyan artists supervised under record producer Joe Boyd.

As a result, the brief media exposure surrounding her faded by lateBunyan detached herself from the London music scene, and had been all but forgotten by mainstream pop audiences.

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Rose Hip November Vashti Bunyan. The final bonus track on the Spinney reissue is a version of “Iris’s Song for Us”.

Winter Is Blue Vashti Bunyan. For good measure, there were string and recorder arrangements by Robert Kirbywho had done some string arrangements for Nick Drakeanother Boyd-produced artist.

Although it was largely overlooked by the public at the time of its release, the album’s critical standing has improved over the years and today Just Another Diamond Day is now by many considered one of the best works in British folk.


It failed to make an impact on the charts after only a few hundred copies were pressed with little vasuti no advertisement. Comprised solely of original material, Just Another Dayy Day contained dignified yet slightly sad ruminations with a pastoral, indeed rural feel, imbued with images of solitary meditations upon rain, wind, sunsets, and open fields.

Lily Pond Vashti Bunyan. By using this site, you agree to the Ubnyan of Use and Privacy Policy. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Critic Dave Henderson, writing for Q magazine inremarks that “Bunyan’s voice is lonely, lovelorn and fragile, and with three tracks scored by Nick Drake arranger Robert Kirby this remains an achingly memorable outing”. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Vashti Bunyan had initially appeared on the English music scene in after meeting record producer Vashti bunyan just another diamond day Loog Oldham with a promising assortment of original material.