Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 King Arthur's Servants
The Watersons 1:15
2 The Agincourt Carol
The Young Tradition 4:36
3 Bring Us in Good Ale
The Young Tradition with Shirley & Dolly Collins 2:33
4 Trotto; Saltarello
John Renbourn 2:34
5 The King
Steeleye Span 1:29
6 Gower Wassail
Steeleye Span 5:26
7 Hal-an-Tow
Shirley Collins and The Albion Country Band 2:53
8 Staines Morris
Ashley Hutchings & Friends 3:15
9 Pastime With Good Company
Gryphon 1:32
10 The Beginning of the World
John Kirkpatrick & Ashley Hutchings 1:47
11 England Be Glad
The City Waites 2:08
12 The One-Eyed Merchant
Bob Pegg 3:48
13 Carthy's March
Dave Swarbrick 2:38
14 Four Tunes From Terpsichore, 1612
The Albion Band 4:18
15 Boadicea
Dave Swarbrick 2:12
16 Jolly Bold Robber
Brass Monkey 2:53
17 Personent Hodie
The Albion Band 2:17
18 Medley of Four Morris Tunes
John Kirkpatrick & The Plain Capers Band 5:58
19 Lovely Joan
Jacqui McShee 5:55
20 Corbies
Steeleye Span 3:40
21 Annan Water
Kate Rusby 5:27
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The North Country Maid
The Watersons 2:34
2 The Lark in the Morning
The Johnstons 2:41
3 I Loved a Lass
The Pentangle 2:41
4 Lovely on the Water
Steeleye Span 5:19
5 Sullivan's John
Anne Briggs 4:10
6 Bonny May
June Tabor 4:57
7 The Handyke Shore
Nic Jones 2:51
8 Wishing, the Victor's Return, the Gravel Walk
Dave Swarbrick 5:16
9 Old Grenadier
Brass Monkey 3:32
10 The Wonder, Ridotta Rock
The Cock And Bull Band 3:35
11 Radstock Jig
Home Service 3:12
12 Galopede
Oysterband 3:04
13 Byker Hill
The Barely Works 5:08
14 's Muladach Mi, Sad Am I and Lonely
Mouth Music and Mairi MacInnes 5:10
15 The Tammienorrie
Shooglenifty 5:15
16 The Flower of Magherallyo
Óige 4:42
17 Three Reels
Bùrach 3:53
18 The Card Song, Shuffle the Pack
Fairport Convention 4:26
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Thirty Foot Trailer
The Watersons 3:34
2 Dirty Old Town
The Ian Campbell Folk Group 2:43
3 The Tunnel Tigers
The Johnstons 2:17
4 Go by Brooks
Sweeney's Men 2:07
5 Look Over the Hill and Far Away
The Humblebums 3:43
6 Who Knows Where the Time Goes
Fairport Convention 5:08
7 The Pond and the Stream
Fotheringay 3:20
8 Go Your Way
Anne Briggs 4:08
9 Sally Free and Easy
Cyril Tawney 5:47
10 When I Get to the Border
Richard & Linda Thompson 3:27
11 Dimming of the Day
Richard & Linda Thompson 3:50
12 It's Dark in Here
Robin and Barry Dransfield 4:12
13 I'm a Dreamer
Linda Thompson 4:10
14 Devonside
Richard Thompson 4:46
15 Pain or Paradise
June Tabor & The Oyster Band 3:11
16 Moving the Goalposts
Billy Bragg 2:34
17 Granite Years
Oysterband 4:22
18 Bede Weeps
Jez Lowe and The Bad Pennies 3:15
19 Sand in Your Shoes
Ralph McTell 3:46
20 Hard Times Heart
Norma Waterson 3:20
21 A Dram for the Singer
Bob Pegg 4:27

Credits

CD 1

composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (1660) (track 7)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (1846) (track 7)
vocals:
Shirley Collins (track 8)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 1520) (track 7)
cover recording of:
Hal-an-Tow (track 7)
is the basis for:
Hal-an-Tow (track 7)

CD 2

written in:
composer:
Iain M. MacLeod (fomer member of Shooglenifty) (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 6, 15)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 4, 6)
writer:
John Jones (UK folk singer) (track 12)
Ian Kearey (track 12)
Russell Lax (track 12)
Alan Prosser (track 12)
Ian Telfer (track 12)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 15)
recorded at:
The Church Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1989-01) (track 12)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 92) (track 6)
Child Ballads (number: 217) (track 6)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 1539) (track 4)
is based on:
Galopede (track 12)
medley including a recording of:
Leo Elsey's Reel (track 15)
The Tammienorrie (track 15)
recording of:
Galopede (track 12)
The Broom o’ the Cowdenknowes (aka Bonny May) (track 6)

CD 3

composer:
John Tams (track 15)
Billy Bragg (track 16)
Bob Pegg (track 21)
lyricist:
John Tams (track 15)
Billy Bragg (track 16)
Bob Pegg (track 21)
cover recording of:
Pain or Paradise (track 15)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B0000086XN [info]