Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
GUEST,MikeOfNorthumbria (Sans Cookie) byker hill (8) RE: byker hill 09 Mar 20

Yes Brian, the version in your clip is the one that's usually sung at The Cumberland Arms in Byker.

The singer's introductory patter mentions George Welch - another regular at the Cumberland - as the source. I think that George may even have composed this beautiful tune. If so, then well done George. (BTW, George is a brilliant guitarist, but his riffs are hard to steal because he's left-handed.)


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.