Mudcat Café message #3880713 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #28290   Message #3880713
Posted By: Steve Gardham
06-Oct-17 - 05:46 PM
Thread Name: Mudcatter CD's PermaThread
Subject: RE: Mudcatter CD's PermaThread
Spare Hands current albums available at www.sparehands.org

Full transcripts and background on all tracks on these albums at the website.

1) Where the Whalefish Blow. Songs about the Hull whaling industry as commissioned by Hull Maritime Museum. Tracks from the album can be heard in the whaling gallery at the Museum.

2) Spare Hands. Songs about the local fishing industry, including some written by Linda Kelly, Mike Waterson, John Conolly as well as some of our own and traditional songs.

3) A Dead Bod: Songs of the Humber Waterways. includes 3 of Gezz Overington's acclaimed Tom Pudding songs, Humber keels, sloops, billyboys, ferries, tugs, Wilson Line ships, and The Ballad of Dead Bod, a local legend.