Folk review: Waterboys, Room To Roam


When it followed Fisherman's Blues in 1990, Room to Roam's genial folk meanderings seemed slight and rather silly by comparison. But time has been kind. This reissue - with an additional disc of outtakes - uncovers a trippy self-contained world of music, owing as much to the Beatles as to Planxty.


Graeme Thomson

The GuardianTramp

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