Annotation

Original recordings made by Ensign Records.
Tracks 1-5 recorded at Windmall Lane, Dublin, Ireland, January-March 1986 & March-May 1987.
Tracks 6-13 recorded at Spiddal House, Spiddal, Country Galway, Ireland, April-June 1988.
Track 13 is not listed on the release, but it actually is an excerpt from Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land", interpreted by the Waterboys

Annotation last modified on 2010-02-04 23:51 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Fisherman's Blues
5 4:27
2 We Will Not Be Lovers
7:03
3 Strange Boat
3:07
4 World Party
4:01
5 Sweet Thing
7:15
6 Jimmy Hickey's Waltz
2:07
7 And a Bang on the Ear
7:33
8 Has Anybody Here Seen Hank?
3:19
9 When Will We Be Married?
3:01
10 When Ye Go Away
3:45
11 Dunford's Fancy
1:04
12 The Stolen Child
6:56
13 This Land Is Your Land
0:56

Credits

CD 1

additional lyricist:
composer:
Van Morrison (track 5)
Mike Scott (The Waterboys) (track 1)
Steve Wickham (track 1)
lyricist:
Van Morrison (track 5)
cover recording of:
Sweet Thing (track 5)
recording of:
Fisherman's Blues (track 1)
The Stolen Child (track 12)