Annotation

(c) 1994; historic recordings made between 1950-60 by Peter Kennedy;

Annotation last modified on 2013-11-20 12:40 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Stormy Weather Boys
Bob Roberts 3:19
2 Rio Grande
Fisherman's Group 1:11
3 Mister Stormalong
Bob Roberts 2:04
4 Warlike Seamen (The Irish Captain)
Bob & Ron Copper 3:11
5 The Worst Old Ship (Waiting for the Day)
Bob Roberts 2:09
6 The Yarmouth Fisherman's Song
Harry Cox 3:02
7 Maggie May
Bob Roberts 2:24
8 Caroline and Her Young Sailor Bold
Sarah Makem 4:24
9 Whisky Johnny
Bob Roberts 2:28
10 What shall we do with a Drunken Sailor
Fisherman's Group 1:58
11 Can't You Dance the Polka
Bob Roberts 2:02
12 The Sailor's Alphabet
Clifford Jenkins 4:26
13 Haul Away Joe
Bob Roberts 1:43
14 Cruising Around Yarmouth
Harry Cox 3:40
15 Windy Old Weather
Bob Roberts 2:20
16 Farewell & Adieu
Fishermen's Group 1:40
17 High Barbaree
Bob Roberts 3:09
18 The Liverpool Packet
Bill Barber 1:01
19 Little Boy Billee
Bob Roberts 4:17
20 Johnny Todd
Bob Roberts 1:24
21 The Banks of Claudy
Bob & Ron Copper 2:54
22 The Bold Princess Royal
Bob Roberts 2:32
23 Jack Tar on Shore
Harry Cox 2:29
24 The Smuggler's Boy
Bob Roberts 2:14
25 The Smacksman
Tom Brown 2:50
26 Hanging Johnny
Bob Roberts 1:40

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Cadgwith, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom (1956-11-18) (track 18)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 4, 18)
lead vocals:
Bill Barber (Vocalist) (1956-11-18) (track 18)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 4, 18)
other vocals [chorus]:
[unknown males] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1956-11-18) (track 18)
recording engineer:
Peter Kennedy (co-author Classic Ballads Of Britain And Ireland) (1956-11-18) (track 18)
compiled in:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 317) (track 2)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 690) (track 4)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 924) (track 18)
recording of:
Rio Grande (Roud 317) (track 2)
Warlike Seamen (aka The Irish Captain / The Dolphin) (track 4)
The Dreadnought (1956-11-18) (track 18)

Release

recording engineer:Peter Kennedy (co-author Classic Ballads Of Britain And Ireland) (1950 – 1960)
ASIN:UK: B000024BU5 [info]
purchase for mail-order:http://www.wyastone.co.uk/sea-songs-shanties.html [info]