Soundtrack from ’70s animation Bagpuss released on limited vinyl



“An accidental classic of the folk-roots underground” – with lithograph prints, and liner notes by Stewart Lee.

The original soundtrack from the 1970s British children’s animation show Bagpuss is being released on vinyl for the first time, this November via Earth Recordings.

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Music from Bagpuss OST will be available as a limited edition “shop window” LP, and comes with lithograph prints and a CD “bookback” with 25-page book.

Its score was created by Sandra Kerr and John Faulkner, with new original artwork by Hannah Alice, and is described by comedian Stewart Lee as, “An accidental classic of the folk-roots underground that we never dared hope we’d hear with such clarity.”

Pre-order a copy here, listen to ‘The Princess Suite’ and check out the track list below.


1. Opening
2. We Will Wash It
3. I Saw A Ship
4. We Will Rub It
5. The Bony King of Nowhere
6. Cat and Bird Tone Phone
7. The Princess Suite
8. The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
9. Row Your Boat
10. We Will Lace It
11. Ballerina Music Box
12. Porcupine Song
13. Here’s a Pin
14. We Will Fix It
15. Turtle Calypso
16. The Elephant’s Fable
17. The Miller’s Song
18. We Will Find It
19. The Town Band
20. The Song of the Flea
21. We Will Do It
22. The Weaving Song
23. Charliemouse Weaving
24. Bucket’s Burning
25. Brian O’Lynn
26. Lullaby For Cabbages
27. We Will Do It (Go Through It)
28. The Old Woman Tossed Up in a Basket
29. Mouse Ragtime
30. We Will Fold It
31. Uncle Feedle
32. Closing
33. Opening Words (Outtake)
34. Introducing The Characters (Outtake)
35. Characters Waking Up (Outtake)
36. Bagpuss Soundcheck
37. I Saw A Ship A-Sailing
38. Mermaid Song
39. Captain Bagpuss Poem
40. Owls of Athens Story
41. Birdsong
42. Princess Suite (Outtake)
43. The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe (Outtake)
44. Porcupine Song (Outtake)
45. Bagpipes
46. Brian O’Lynn (Outtake)
47. Agricultural Jig
48. Percy Pratt Poem
49. End Music (Outtake)

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