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Posted By: GUEST,Ewan McVicar
15-Jan-11 - 01:19 AM
Thread Name: Scots Political Song in action
Subject: Scots Political Song in action
DESPATCH FROM THE ESKIMO REPUBLIC
The October 2010 book launch of 'The Eskimo Republic, Scots political song in action 1951-1999', was a memorable evening.
See Bob MacAuley of Ukes Against Nukes' inimitable version of 'Gesca Eskimos' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOGMZWGslYs

See Geordie McIntyre's impressive tribute to Hamish Henderson, 'Gulabein', here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCbluW61y1g

See Alison McMorland giein it laldie with 'The Lament of the Working Class Hero's Wife' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anKqdABd17s

See Geodire's wow interpretation of 'The Misguided Missile and the Misguided Miss' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WYyeaHXgE_8

See Ian Davison's moving 'Millions on My Mind' here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4xsIeG5Gak

See Steven Clark hitting the spot with 'I'll Wash Yours' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGLvk2PbrNc

See John Greig's fine account of 'Ballad of the Red Clyde' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cqRnrMrqFA

See Nancy Nicolson's wonderful 'Who Pays The Piper?' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCf1dyiNU6U

See Stuart McHardie with his own excellent 'Empty Glen' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QVNEkKoZuS4

See Ewan McVicar's SCND standard 'Goin Up In Smokey' here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQra5Y1-HOk

For information about the 'Eskimo Republic' book, see here.
http://gallus-publishing.webs.com/eskimorepublicdetails.htm
Ewan