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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Sheffield Apprentice 4:16
2 Bold General Wolfe 4:58
3 Brothers Under the Bridge 5:14
4 Little Liza Jane 4:09
5 Brother Can You Spare a Dime 2:50
6 Jamie Foyers 4:05
7 In the Pines 6:01
8 Strange Affair 4:36
9 Banjo Bill 3:17
10 Barbry Allen 6:47
11 Don't Put Your Banjo in the Shed Mr Waterson 1:56
12 Bad Girl's Lament 4:09
13 Lakes of Ponchartrain 5:18

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Martin Simpson (tracks 2–8, 13)
fiddle:
Jon Boden (tracks 1, 11–13)
electric bass guitar [electric bass]:
Andy Seward (tracks 1, 3–4, 11–13)
cello:
Barry Philips (track 5)
five-string banjo [5 string banjo]:
Martin Simpson (tracks 1, 9, 11)
membranophone:
Keith Angel (tracks 1, 4, 11, 13)
slide guitar [acoustic lap slide guitar]:
Martin Simpson (track 10)
pedal steel guitar [pedal steel]:
BJ Cole (tracks 1, 4, 6, 9, 13)
resonator guitar:
Martin Simpson (tracks 11–12)
harmonica:
Will Pound (British harmonica player) (tracks 4–5, 7, 13)
double bass [bass]:
Andy Seward (tracks 7, 9)
electric guitar:
Martin Simpson (tracks 4, 12)
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (tracks 1, 3–4)
percussion:
Keith Angel (tracks 1, 4, 7, 9, 11, 13)
accordion:
Andy Cutting (tracks 1, 3–4, 7, 9, 11, 13)
additional lyricist:
Martin Simpson (track 4)
additional vocals:
Dick Gaughan (tracks 5–6)
arranger:
Jon Boden (track 12)
Fay Hield (track 12)
Martin Simpson (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 10, 12–13)
assistant recording engineer:
Keith Angel (tracks 1–13)
James Mottershead (tracks 1–13)
composer:
Jay Gorney (track 5)
Martin Simpson (tracks 9, 11)
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7, 10, 12–13)
Bruce Springsteen (1995) (track 3)
engineer:
Andy Seward (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (track 5)
Ewan MacColl (track 6)
Martin Simpson (track 9)
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7, 10, 12–13)
Bruce Springsteen (1995) (track 3)
mixer:
Andy Seward (tracks 1–13)
producer:
Andy Seward (tracks 1–13)
Martin Simpson (tracks 1–13)
vocals:
Fay Hield (track 12)
Martin Simpson (tracks 1–7, 9–10, 13)
June Tabor (track 8)
publisher:
compilation of:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 2) (track 12)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 54) (track 10)
Child Ballads (number: 84) (track 10)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 399) (track 1)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 624) (track 2)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 961) (track 2)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 1836) (track 13)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 3421) (track 7)
arrangements:
Barbara Allen (Roger Quilter arrangement) (track 10)
Bold Wolfe (Oysterband arrangement) (track 2)
The Bad Girl (Fiddler's Dram arrangement) (track 12)
cover recording of:
Strange Affair (track 8)
is based on:
Little Liza Jane (track 4)
is the basis for:
In the Pines (track 7)
Sad Wedding Day (track 10)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Barbara Allen (Ritchie Blackmore version) (track 10)
Black Girl (track 7)
In the Pines (additional lyrics about police violence) (track 7)
In the Pines (track 7)
In the Pines (track 7)
recording of:
Banjo Bill (track 9)
Barbara Allen (track 10)
In the Pines (track 7)
Jamie Foyers (track 6)
Little Liza Jane (track 4)
The Lakes of Pontchartrain (aka Creole Girl) (track 13)
The Unfortunate Lass (Bad Girl's Lament) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
version of:
The Unfortunate Rake (Roud 2; Laws Q26 / B1) (track 12)

Release

liner notes:Martin Simpson (in 2011-05)
additional recording engineer:Barry Philips
manufactured by:GZ Digital Media, a.s.
copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:Topic Records Ltd. (from 2011 to present)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/3120418 [info]
ASIN:UK: B0056ZWYRG [info]