Blow the Man Down

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All Music Guide - Steve Winick
Based on a 1964 compilation LP called Farewell Nancy, this CD adds several more tracks. It features some of the British folk revival's top performers singing sea songs, shanties and ballads. Singers include Louis Killen, Cyril Tawney and Ian Campbell.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Winick
Based on a 1964 compilation LP called Farewell Nancy, this CD adds several more tracks. It features some of the British folk revival's top performers singing sea songs, shanties and ballads. Singers include Louis Killen, Cyril Tawney and Ian Campbell.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/6/1997
  • Label: Topic Records
  • EAN: 5016272464025
  • Catalog Number: 464
  • Sales rank: 101,756

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Wild Goose - Louis Killen (1:45)
  2. 2 Lovely Nancy - Ian Campbell (2:04)
  3. 3 The Black Ball Line - Ewan MacColl (1:09)
  4. 4 The Nightingale @@Cyril Twaney (2:22)
  5. 5 Blow the Man Down @@Harry H. Corbert (2:55)
  6. 6 Heave Away My Johnny - Louis Killen (1:44)
  7. 7 The Lofty Tall Ship - Sam Larner (3:12)
  8. 8 Row Bullies Row - Ian Campbell (3:10)
  9. 9 The Flying Cloud - Louis Killen (7:05)
  10. 10 The Fireship - Cyril Tawney (2:39)
  11. 11 Tom's Gone to Hilo - Bob Davenport (1:47)
  12. 12 Greenland Whale Fishery - The Watersons (2:31)
  13. 13 The Ship in Distress - Louis Killen (2:52)
  14. 14 Lowlands Low - Ian Campbell (1:26)
  15. 15 Cod Banging - Bob Hart (1:20)
  16. 16 One Mourning in Spring - Cyril Tawney (3:06)
  17. 17 Hilo Johnny Brown - Louis Killen (1:01)
  18. 18 The Bonny Ship the Diamond - A.L. Lloyd (2:33)
  19. 19 The Bold Princess Royal - Louis Killen (4:37)
  20. 20 Billy Boy - Bob Davenport (1:28)
  21. 21 Windy Old Weather - Bob Roberts (1:54)
  22. 22 The Bold Benjamin - Cyril Tawney (1:58)
  23. 23 The Hog Eye Man - Ian Campbell (1:32)
  24. 24 Goodbye, Fare Thee Well - Louis Killen (1:45)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ian Campbell Track Performer
Sam Larner Track Performer
Ewan MacColl Track Performer
Bob Roberts Track Performer
Cyril Tawney Track Performer
Bob Davenport Track Performer
A.L. Lloyd Track Performer
The Watersons Track Performer
Louis Killen Track Performer
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