Nic Jones ‎– Penguin Eggs

Topic Records ‎– 12TS 411
Vinyl, LP, Album


A1 Canadee-i-o 5:54
A2 The Drowned Lovers 6:25
A3 The Humpback Whale 6:01
A4 The Little Pot Stove 5:34
B1 Courting Is A Pleasure 5:17
B2 Barrack Street 4:24
B3 Planxty Davis 2:46
B4 The Flandyke Shore 2:48
B5 Farewell To The Gold 5:17

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First published by Topic 1980.
Recorded at Livingston Studios.
Topic Records Ltd. London.
Made in England.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): TOPIC 611A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): TOPIC 611B
  • Rights Society: MCPS

Other Versions (5 of 7) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
12TS 411 Nic Jones Penguin Eggs(LP, Album) Topic Records 12TS 411 UK Unknown Sell This Version
79058 Nic Jones Penguin Eggs(LP, Album) Shanachie 79058 US 1994 Sell This Version
79090 Nic Jones Penguin Eggs(CD, Album) Shanachie 79090 US 1994 Sell This Version
6S 229003 Nic Jones Penguin Eggs(LP, RE, 180) 6 Spices 6S 229003 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
TBFLP001 Nic Jones Penguin Eggs(LP, Album, Ltd, RM, 200) Three Black Feathers TBFLP001 UK 2009 Sell This Version

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April 4, 2014

I picked up a near ex first pressing of this today in a charity shop for three Euros fifty.Could not believe what I was seeing or what was on the price tag!


December 20, 2013

I answered folkerman via a message, since this is not the place to discuss submission details. I do want to point out though, that the labels of the "Rega" release are different from the first issue. So it's not just a sticker. For possible further comments, please use release history in


June 3, 2011

Nic Jones's version of Planxty Davis is one of my top ten guitar tracks - just gorgeous.