Music

In 2000 Ray Cooper moved from Britain to Sweden but continued to play with his group Oysterband with whom he had toured in 27 countries and released 19 Cds. At the BBC Folk Music Awards in 2012 they won prices for: Best Group, Best Traditional Track and Best Album. Despite their success Ray left the group in 2013 to concentrate on a solo career.

So far, Ray has published 2 solo albums at Westpark Music distributed by Proper.

Please find detailed information here:
Debut album (2010): Tales of Love War and Death by Hanging
Album 2 (2014): Palace Of Tears

Songbook (2015): Ray Cooper Songs
Song book, contains songs from the first two albums with lyrics, vocal line, guitar chords, some cello parts and background stories to the songs.

Albums, songbook & videos

Bandcamp Link:

https://raycooper.bandcamp.com

 

Where to buy Cds?

Germany

Tales of Love, War and Death by Hanging

Westpark Music click on “bestellen” and look for Ray Cooper
jpc
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Palace of Tears

Westpark Music click on “bestellen” and look for Ray Cooper
jpc
amazon

UK

Tales of Love, War and Death by Hanging

Proper Music
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Palace of Tears

Proper Music
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US

Tales of Love, War and Death by Hanging

Download iTunes
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Palace of Tears
Download iTunes
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Sweden

Cdon

Italy

Evolution Music

Canada

Proper Music

The Netherlands

all current – and some more: http://www.musicwords.nl/import~article~4047179437028_nl

Tales of Love, War and Death by Hanging
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Palace of Tears
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Ray Cooper and The Swedish Kitchen Orchestra

Ray met some great musicians in and around his adopted home in Malmköping Sweden, called the Swedish Kitchen Orchestra.
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House Concerts

What exactly is a house concert?
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Videos

Video live at Wickham Festival August 2017 bit.ly/2vnZlME
Video 2016 Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AVWkmNm0xdg
Video Destroying Angel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=byTSNVKSUmA
Video Dark Days Are Over https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LNIZ2zOiyTw