All in Good Time (Patrick Street album)

All in Good Time is the fourth album by the Irish folk band Patrick Street, released in 1993 on Green Linnet Records/Special Delivery.[1]

All in Good Time
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Studio album by
RecordedWindmill Lane Studios, Dublin, Ireland
GenreIrish folk music
LabelGreen Linnet Records/Special Delivery
ProducerBill Whelan
Patrick Street chronology
Irish Times
All in Good Time
The Best of Patrick Street

The founding members (Andy Irvine, Kevin Burke, Jackie Daly, Arty McGlynn) were joined by Bill Whelan on keyboards and backing vocals.[1]

Recording and productionEdit

The album was arranged by Patrick Street and Bill Whelan, produced by Bill Whelan, engineered by Pearse Dunne, and recorded at Windmill Lane Studios.[1]

Critical receptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic      [2]
Amazon      [3]
Discogs      [4]

All in Good Time received positive reviews from folk music critics.

In his review for Folk Roots (May 1993), Colin Irwin called the band "a class act", and highlighted the "fine touch", "subtlety", "artistry", and "relaxed control" displayed on the album.[5]:50 In his review for The Living Tradition, Gordon Potter called the album "a recording of outstanding quality".[6]

Track listingEdit

All tracks Traditional; arranged by Patrick Street and Bill Whelan; except where indicated

  1. "Walsh's Polkas" – 3:29
  2. "A Prince Among Men (Only A Miner)" (song) (Andy Irvine) – 4:26
  3. "Frank Quinn's Reel"/"Lad O'Beirne's"/"Murphy's Reel" – 4:06
  4. "Lintheads:" – 7:41
    1. "The Pride Of The Springfield Road" (song) (Traditional; arranged by Andy Irvine)
    2. "Lawrence Common" (instrumental) (Andy Irvine)
    3. "Goodbye Monday Blues" (song) (Andy Irvine, Si Kahn)
  5. "Light & Airy"/"All in Good Time" – 3:00
  6. "The Mouth of the Tobique"/"Billy Wilson" – 3:02
  7. "The Girls Along the Road" (song) (Traditional; arranged by Andy Irvine) – 3:22
  8. "The Thames Hornpipe"/"The Fairy Queen" – 2:49
  9. "Dennis Murphy's Reel"/"The Bag of Spuds"/"MacFarley's Reel" – 4:35
  10. "Carrowclare" (song) (Traditional; arranged by Andy Irvine) – 4:43
  11. "Lynch's Barn Dances" – 2:41



  1. ^ a b c Sleeve notes from All in Good Time, GLCD 1125, 1993.
  2. ^ All in Good Time at AllMusic Retrieved on 8 April 2015.
  3. ^ "Patrick Street / All in Good Time". Amazon. 1 March 2000. Retrieved 8 April 2015.
  4. ^ "Patrick Street / All in Good Time". Discogs. Retrieved 8 April 2015.
  5. ^ Irwin, Colin. Reviews, in Folk Roots No.119, May 1993.
  6. ^ Potter, Gordon. "Patrick Street, All in Good Time". Retrieved 8 April 2015.

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