1978 Gordon Giltrap – Fear Of The Dark

Fear of the Dark is a 1978 studio album by guitarist Gordon Giltrap. It is the last of the album trilogy that started with 1976’s Visionary and continued with 1977’s Perilous Journey.

The album was remixed and re-released in 1998.


1  Roots (Parts 1 & 2) (Gordon Giltrap) 6:12
2  Nightrider (Gordon Giltrap, Rod Edwards, Roger Hand) 5:45
3  Inner Dream (Gordon Giltrap) 5:04
4  Weary Eyes (Gordon Giltrap, Rod Edwards, Roger Hand) 4:47
5  Fast Approaching (Gordon Giltrap) 5:05
6  Melancholy Lullaby (Gordon Giltrap) 2:29
Fear Of The Dark (Gordon Giltrap, Rod Edwards, Roger Hand) 7:56
8  Visitation (Gordon Giltrap) 4:27


BassJohn Perry
DrumsSimon Phillips
GuitarGordon Giltrap
Acoustic GuitarGordon Giltrap
KeyboardsRod Edwards
PianoRod Edwards
SynthesizerRod Edwards
ViolinGraham Preskett
VocalsShirlie Roden

Other Musicians

4   Weary Eyes

GuitarRoger Hand

5   Fast Approaching

DrumsClive Bunker


Conductor (Strings Conducted By) – Rod Edwards
Contractor (Strings) – George Hamer
Leader (Strings) – Jack Rothstein
Violin (Solo Violin) – Graham Preskett

Liner Notes

Producer – Jon Miller, Rod Edwards, Roger Hand
Arranged By (Strings Arranged By) – Rod Edwards, Roger Hand
Engineer – Roger Wake
Recorder (Recorders) – Richard Harvey

Art Direction – Bob Bowkett
Design (This Remastered Edition: CD Package Design) – Oliver Wakeman
Design Concept (Original Album: Sleeve Concept) – Paul Kale
Liner Notes – Malcolm Dome
Photography By – Ged Grimell

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Bucks Music
Copyright (c) – Cherry Red Records Ltd.
Licensed From – Bucks Music
Produced For – Triumvirate Production
Recorded At – Redan Recorders
Recorded At – Fairfield Hall
Remastered At – The Audio Archiving Company