Made to Love Magic is a 2004 compilation album of out-takes and remixed tracks by English singer/songwriter Nick Drake. It is notable for featuring a previously unreleased solo acoustic version of “River Man”, dating from early 1968, and the song “Tow the Line”, a previously unheard song from Drake’s final session in July 1974.
Recorded in the 1960s at Nick’s home and in Aix En Provence in France, ‘Family Tree’ presents recordings that precede his three studio albums: ‘Five Leaves Left’, ‘Bryter Layter’, and ‘Pink Moon’. These are period amateur home recordings that capture the sketches of a burgeoning songwriting genius as he learns his trade. The songs range [...]