Mary Black   •   By The Time it Gets Dark

  • By the Time It Gets Dark
    • 1987 - Dara DARA-027 LP (IRL)
  • Side One
    1. By the Time it Gets Dark (Sandy Denny)
    2. Schooldays Over (Ewan McColl)
    3. Once in a Very Blue Moon (Pat Alger/Eugene Levine)
    4. Farewell, Farewell (Richard Thompson)
    5. Sparks Might Fly (Noel Brazil)
  • Side Two
    1. Katie (Jimmy McCarthy)
    2. Leaving the Land (Eric Bogle)
    3. There is a Time (Johnny Duhan)
    4. Jamie (Inst.) (Declan Sinnot)
    5. Leaboys Lassie (trad. arranged Black/Sinnot)
    6. Trying to Get the Balance Right (Johnny Duhan)

  • Musicians
    • Mary Black: Vocals
    • Declan Sinnott: Acoustic & Slide Guitars, Synthesizer, Background Vocals
    • John Sheahan: Violin
    • Una Ni Chauiainn, Caroline Lavelle: Cello
    • Pat Crowley: Accordion, Piano, Fender Rhodes, Synthesizer, Background Vocals
    • Carl Geraghty: Soprano Saxophone
    • Garvan Gallagher: Acoustic & Electric Bass
    • Noel Bridgeman: Percussion, Congas, Claves
    • Mandy Murphy, Honor Heffernan: Background Vocals
  • Credits
    • Produced by Declan Sinnott
    • Engineer: Dan Fitzgerald
    • Recorded for Dara Records at Lansdowne Studios, Dublin, Summer '87
    • Photographer: Colm Henry
  • Notes
    • Information on this release comes from outside sources.