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Music From The Glen

Music From The Glen
Sunday September 1st, 2013 with Colin Henein
Labour Day

All the selections today are in honour of labour day... songs of work!
When I first came to this land
Pete Seeger - American Favourite Ballads - Smithsonian
La semaine du paysan
Le vent du nord - Les amants du Saint-Laurent - Borealis Canadian
The first surveyor
Gerry Hallom - Flash Company [VA] - Fellside
Pound a week rise
Gaughan - Gaughan - Topic
The Herring Girl
Bella Hardy - Songs lost and stolen - Navigator
Flower picker's song
Nancy Kerr / James Fagan - Twice reflected sun - Navigator
Patriotic diggers
John Allison - The little red box of protest songs [VA] - Proper
Midlothian mining song
2duos - Until the cows come home - Artes
One miner's life
Bob Fox - The blast - Topic
Sweep! Chimney-sweep!
Copper Family - Come write me down - Topic
Shoals of herring
Écosse - The auld alliance - Self Canadian
No more fish, no fishermen
Shelley Posen - The old songs' home - Well done Canadian
Cold coasts of iceland / Three ships
Coope Boyes and Simpson - Twenty-four seven - No masters
The rose in June
Jiig - Jiig - Fallen Angle Canadian
Shepherd of the downs
Peter Bellamy / - Wake the vaulted echoes - Free Reed
Harvest Gypsies
Kris Drever - Black water - Reveal
Farmhands and masters
Kerr Fagan Harbron - Station house - Fellside
Interactive CKCU
Chris White (host)
Very funny comment about the Walmart ad, Colin. Mary and I are having a good chuckle!

12:48 PM, September 1st, 2013
Colin Henein (host)
Thanks, Chris, I likely would have skipped that ad today, Walmart not having a great labour reputation... Not sure how they would fare today in protest songs... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criticism_of_Walmart

12:55 PM, September 1st, 2013
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