In 1974 Ziggurat recorded their eponymous album at the studios of the late, renowned english folk-song collector Peter Kennedy, then living and working at the Dartington Cider Press Centre in Devon. Originally released on the Folktrax label this album has now been digitally re-mastered and is now available on CD.

Track Listing

1. Musical Priest (Trad):
Steve Verge - Bodhran; Dave Styles - Guitar; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Bass
2. Bright Morning Stars (Trad): (this track is also available on the "Winged We Were" CD):
Steve Verge - Vocals; Dave Styles - Vocals
3. Moorland Ride (Dave Smaldon):
Dave Smaldon - Dulcimer
4. Egloshayle Ringers (Trad):
Steve Verge - Vocals; Dave Styles - Vocals; Ted Verge - Glockenspiel
5. Sweet Georgia Brown (Pinkard):
Steve Verge - Guitar; Dave Styles - Guitar; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Bass
6. Wish Hounds (Dave Styles):
Steve Verge - Vocals, Bodhran; Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar; John Wills - Effects

7. Jigged Hare (Trad/Ted Verge):
Steve Verge - Guitar, Mandolin, Bodhran; Dave Styles - Guitar, Bodhran; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Bass, Bouzouki
8. Space Oddity (Bowie):
Steve Verge - Vocals, Guitar; Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Electric Guitar
9. Rabbit Hills (Chapman):
Steve Verge - Vocals, Guitar; Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar; John Wills - Electric Guitar
10. S'Wonderful (Gershwin):
Steve Verge - Guitar; Dave Styles - Guitar; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Bass, Vocals
11. Swan Of The West (Steve Verge):
Steve Verge - Vocals, Guitar; Dave Styles - Recorder
12. Wear A Smile For Me (Steve Verge):
Steve Verge - Vocals, Mandolin; Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar; Ted Verge - Violin; John Wills - Bass, Vocals
13. Seagull's Cry (Dave Styles):
Steve Verge - Shakuhachi, Sitar; Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar
14. Spring Seasons (Nicholson):
Dave Smaldon - Dulcimer
15. Taruggiz Chant (Eiwob):

All arrangements and production by ZIGGURAT:
Steve Verge - Vocals, Guitar, Mandolin, Shakuhachi, Sitar, Bodhran
Dave Styles - Vocals, Guitar, Recorder, Bodhran
Ted Verge - Violin, Glockenspiel
John Wills - Electric Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Glockenspiel, Effects, Bouzouki
Dave Smaldon - Dulcimer
Recorded at Dartington Ciderhouse by Peter Kennedy in April/May 1974. Live recording at Dartington Cider Press by Andy Groom. Mixed by Peter Kennedy, Dave Styles & John Wills. MCPS. Digitally re-mixed and mastered by Dave Styles, April 1997


Ziggurat in 1974

Steve (left) and Dave in 1974
Steve (left) and Dave on stage at Exeter University 1974
(l to r) John Wills, Ted Verge, Steve Verge (front), Dave Smaldon, Dave Styles