Travellers' Songs

from England and Scotland

MTDL254

Digital book by Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger' with 155 embedded MP3s.

CHILD BALLADS
1 The Elfin Knight (Child 2)
2 Lady Isabel and the Elf Knight (Child 4)
3 The Twa Sisters (Child 10)
4 Lord Randall Child 12)
5 Edward (Child 13)
6 Babylon (Child 14)
7 The Broomfield Hill (Child 43)
8 Young Beichan (Child 53)
9 Lord Lovel (Child 75)
10 The Lass of Roch Royal (Child 76)
11 Bonny Barbara Allen (Child 84)
12 The Lowlands of Holland (Child 92)
13 The Famous Flower of Serving-Men
14 Sir Hugh (Child 155)
15 The Bonnie House o' Airlie (Child 199)
16 Geordie (Child 209)
17 The Braes o' Yarrow (Child 214)
18 The Jolly Beggar (Child 279)
19 The Gaberlunzie Man (Child 279)
 
ADDITIONAL TRADITIONAL BALLADS
20 Brake of Briars (Laws M 32)
21 The Laird of the Denty Doon Bye
22 Mother, Mother Make My Bed
23 Long A-Growing (Laws 0 35)
24 The Three Butchers (Laws L 4)
 
FAITHFUL LOVERS
25 Sweet William (Laws K 12)
26 The Dark-Eyed Sailor (Laws N 35)
27 The Sailor's Return (Laws N 42)
28 MacDonald's Return to Glencoe (Laws N 39)
29 The Lass o' Glencoe
30 Still I Love Him
31 If I Was a Blackbird
32 The Yellow Handkerchief (Laws 0 37)
33 Busk, Busk, Bonnie Lassie
34 The Courting Coat
35 The Walnut Girl
 
EROTIC SONGS
36 All Fours
37 The Jolly Barber Lad
38 The Molecatcher
39 Featherin' Oot and In
40 Ring Dang Doo
41 Aye She Likit the Ae Nicht
42 My Faither was Hung for Sheep-Stealing
 
CASUAL ENCOUNTERS
43 Rosemary Lane (Laws K 43)
44 Seventeen Come Sunday (Laws 017)
45 The Lady and the Soldier (Laws P 14)
46 Where Gadie Rins
47 The Overgate
48 The Oyster Girl (Laws Q 13)
49 Eggs in her Basket
50 The Bird in the Bush
 
HESITANT LOVERS
51 Caroline of Edinburgh Town (Laws P 27)
52 The Maid of the Sweet Brown Knowe
53 The Braes of Strathblane
 
UNFAITHFUL LOVERS
54 The Seeds of Love (Sprig of Thyme)
55 Died for Love
56 The Blacksmith
57 The Cuckoo
58 The False-Hearted Lover
59 Blue-Eyed Lover
60 False, False Hae Ye Been to Me, My Love
61 My Love Lays Cold Beneath My Feet
62 Green Grows the Laurel
63 I Went to Mass on Sunday
64 The Bonnie Irish Boy (Laws P 26)
65 The Girl I Left Behind (Laws P i-B)

66 Green Bushes (Laws P 2)
67 Too Young (Laws P 18)
68 The Banks of Sweet Primroses
69 The Bonnie Green Tree
70 Sheep-Crook and Black Dog
71 The Fatal Snowstorm (Laws P 20)
72 The Banks of Red Roses
73 The Butcher Boy (Laws P 24)
74 Oxford City (Laws P 30)
75 The Wexford Girl (Laws P 35)
76 Camden Town
 
FAMILY OPPOSITION TO LOVERS
77 Erin's Lovely Home (Laws M 6)
78 My Father's Servant Boy (Laws M 11)
79 Locks and Bolts (Laws M 13)
80 All Over Those Hills
81 Bogie's Bonnie Belle
82 Alan MacLean
 
SOLDIERS AND SAILORS
83 The Rainbow
84 Jamie Foyers
85 The Bonnie Bunch of Roses (Laws J 5)
86 McCaffery
87 The Deserter from Kent
 
CRIME AND CRIMINALS
88 MacPherson's Farewell
89 The Highwayman Outwitted (Laws L 2)
90 Whiskey in the Jar (Laws L 13-A and 13-B)
91 Captain Grant
92 The Boston Burglar (Laws L 16-B)
93 Van Dieman's Land (Laws L 18)
94 Jamie Raeburn
95 The Isle of France
96 Thornaby Woods
97 Big Jimmie Drummond
98 The First Day in October
99 The Prisoner's Song
>100 Twenty-One Years (Laws E 16)
 
RURAL LIFE
101 John Barleycorn
102 We Dear Labouring Men
103 All Jolly Fellows that Handles the Plough
104 The Feein' Time
105 The Tattie-Liftin'
106 The Hash o' Bennygak
107 Nicky Tarns
108 The Dying Ploughboy
 
HUMOROUS AND MISCELLANEOUS
109 Sheelicks
110 The Ale-Wife and her Barrel
111 Hooly and Fairly
112 Erin-go-Bragh (Laws Q 20)
113 The Wild Rover
114 Creeping Jane (Laws Q 23)
115 The Penny Wager
116 King William and the Keeper
117 The Sailor Cut Down in his Prime
118 The Jolly Herring
119 Paddy Backwards
120 The Hop-Pickers' Tragedy
121 The Little Chimney Sweep
122 The Little Beggar Boy
123 Little Poppa Rich
124 Twa and Twa
 
TRAVELLING LIFE
125 The Two Gypsy Girls
126 Diddling Songs
127 The Moss o' Burreldale
128 Jal Along
129 Mandi Went to Poov the Grais
130 The Atching Tan Song
131 Hi, Bara Manishee