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Voice Of The People - Vol. 21: You Never Heard So Sweet – Songs by Southern English Traditional Singers (due to weight, this price for the USA only) (Mega Blowout Sale)

SKU 23-TSCD 671
“This is an anthology of folk songs produced by Topic Records containing recordings of traditional singers and musicians from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
The traditional singers and musicians were celebrities within their own community but the majority were unknown to the world at large until the 1950s and 60s when collectors arrived with portable tape recorders. A few of them recorded enough material for an entire album, [but] most are only known for a couple of songs.
This collection is the UK equivalent of Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music.”-Wikipedia

“Courtesy of another goldmine of 1950s field recordings salvaged largely from the late collector Peter Kennedy’s archive, Reg Hall, Shirley Collins, Steve Roud and Rod Stradling have compiled a cracking new series with detailed, illuminating booklets shining a revelatory light on Britain and Ireland’s ‘old music’. Hopefully it will inspire future generations.”-Colin Irwin, MOJO

1. Ned Adams: The Bold Princess Royal
2. Joe Spicer: Heave on the Trawl
3. Lily Cook: Caroline and her Young Sailor
4. George Maynard: Down by the Seaside
5. Noah Gillette: The Bonny Bunch of Roses O
6. Bob & Ron Copper: Birds in the Spring
7. George Burton: The Pretty Ploughboy
8. Lily Cook: The Lark in the Morning
9. Luther Hills & Mark Fuller: Dame Durden
10. Jim Barrett: Spencer the Rover
11. Jim Swain: Jim the Carter Lad
12. Turp Brown: Six Jolly Miners
13. Fred Hewett: While Jone's Ale Was New
14. Mrs. Hewett: Old Johnny Buckle
15. George Attrill: The Broken-Down Gentleman
16. George Maynard: Cloddy Banks
17. Enos White: The Bold Dragoon
18. Jim Copper: Lemany
19. Gladys Stone: Deep in Love
20. Luther Hills with Mark Fuller: The Foggy Dew
21. George Spicer: The Folkestone Murder
22. Harry Upton: Canadee-i-o
23. Lottie Chapman: The Silver Pin
24. Frank Cole: The Bold Trooper
25. Albert Beale: The Moon Shines Bright
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