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Scots Political Song in action

15 Jan 11 - 01:19 AM (#3074936)
Subject: Scots Political Song in action
From: GUEST,Ewan McVicar

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.

See Geordie McIntyre's impressive tribute to Hamish Henderson, 'Gulabein', here.

See Alison McMorland giein it laldie with 'The Lament of the Working Class Hero's Wife' here.

See Geodire's wow interpretation of 'The Misguided Missile and the Misguided Miss' here.

See Ian Davison's moving 'Millions on My Mind' here

See Steven Clark hitting the spot with 'I'll Wash Yours' here.

See John Greig's fine account of 'Ballad of the Red Clyde' here.

See Nancy Nicolson's wonderful 'Who Pays The Piper?' here.

See Stuart McHardie with his own excellent 'Empty Glen' here.

See Ewan McVicar's SCND standard 'Goin Up In Smokey' here.

For information about the 'Eskimo Republic' book, see here.

15 Jan 11 - 01:39 AM (#3074939)
Subject: RE: Scots Political Song in action

Wrote the above, and as I was sending it I saw at last how to make a blue clicky - I trust these work.

Bob McAuley 'Glesca Eskimos' here

Geordie McIntyre, Gulabien, hereGulabein here

Alison McMorland 'Lament of Workiong Class Hero's Wife' here

Geordie McIntyre 'Misguided Missle' here.

Ian Davison 'Millions On My Mind' here

Steven Clark 'I'll Wash Yours' here

John Greig 'Ballad of the Red Clyde' here

Nancy Nicolson 'Who Pay's the Piper?' here

Stuart McHardie 'Empty Glen' here

Ewan McVicar 'Goin Up in Smokey' here

Link to 'Eskimo Republic' book here