The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #126607   Message #2813717
Posted By: open mike
16-Jan-10 - 01:25 PM
Thread Name: Coal Mining Songs
Subject: RE: Coal Mining Songs

Artist: Kathy Mattea (Artist), Title: Coal (CD), Record Label: Captain Potato, Category: Music,

This method is being used to "harvest" coal...mountain top removal
see this site... (may be music here)
Music of Coal: Mining Songs from the Appalachian Coalfields is a 70 page book and two CD compilation of old and new music from southern Appalachian coalfields.
a Collection of Coal-Mining Songs in Canada

There has been a musical theater production written and performed.

the Unbroken Circle by Tim Breiding

here are Australian coal mining songs