Mel Lee's Songbag on WEMC

Saturdays 9-noon on WEMC 91.7

Featuring a diverse collection of traditional music from many genres.

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Playlist

August 16, 2014

2:44 PM
The Nipper
Artist : Tom Lewis
Album : 360 Degrees
TrackNumber : 9
Upc : 7395-81156-2
Label : Borealis
9:03 AM
Whiskey Johnny
Artist : Ewan MacColl & A.L. Lloyd
Album : Blow Boys Blow Songs of the Sea
TrackNumber : 11
Upc : 54545 08492
Label : Tradition Records
9:05 AM
Nelson’s Blood
Artist : The Rum & Shrub Shantymen
Album : Cornish Lads
TrackNumber : 3
Upc : 020664 280117
Label : Purplefolk Records
9:09 AM
Blow the Man Down
Artist : John Roberts & Tony Barrand
Album : Across the Western Ocean
TrackNumber : 3
Upc : 80607 00042
Label : Swallowtail Records
9:12 AM
Leave Her Johnny, Leave Her
Artist : The Sheringham Shantymen
Album : Songs for Seafarers
TrackNumber : 5
Upc : 026379 001283
Label : Clovelly Recordings Ltd.
9:18 AM
Rolling Down to Old Maui
Artist : The Boarding Party
Album : Too Far From the Shore
TrackNumber : 14
Upc : 10146 01312
Label : Folk- Legacy
9:23 AM
With a Big Bow Wow
Artist : The Barefoot Boys
Album : Sweetwater Passage
TrackNumber : 11
Label : The Barefoot Boys
9:25 AM
John Kanaka
Artist : Hooks & Crooks
Album : The Second Voyage
TrackNumber : 9
Upc : 10146 01312
Label : Hooks & Crooks
9:28 AM
Ben Kenobi
Artist : Mrs. Ackroyd Band
Album : Yelp! - Mrs Ackroyd
TrackNumber : 9
Upc : 706127001721
Label : Mrs Ackroyd Records
9:34 AM
Rolling Down to Rio / The Old Grey Squirrel
Artist : Tom Lewis
Album : Mixed Cargo
TrackNumber : 2
Upc : 7395-81116-2
Label : Self-Propelled Music
9:39 AM
Companioned By the Sea
Artist : William Pint & Felicia Dale
Album : Hearts of Gold
TrackNumber : 4
Upc : 53114-0008-2
Label : Waterbug
9:43 AM
Ships That Pass
Artist : Bob Zentz
Album : Closehauled on the Wind of a Dream
Catalog : bz003
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Soundside
9:51 AM
Mingulay Boat Song
Artist : Richard Thompson
Album : Rogue’s Gallery Disc 1
TrackNumber : 2
Upc : 4577-86817-2
Label : Anti-
9:55 AM
Loch Tay Boat Song
Artist : Misalliance
Album : Fortune My Foe
Catalog : WGS 273CD
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Wild Goose Recordings
9:59 AM
Westering Home
Artist : The Corries
Album : The Very Best of the Corries
TrackNumber : 18
Upc : 24385 56942
Label : EMI
10:03 AM
Nova Scotia Farewell
Artist : Ian & Sylvia
Album : The Complete Vanguard Recordings CD Two
TrackNumber : 6
Upc : 15707-01962
Label : Vanguard
10:06 AM
The Leaving of Liverpool
Artist : The Clancy Brothers
Album : Wrap the Green Flag Favorites of the Clancy Brothers with Tommy Makem
TrackNumber : 13
Upc : 7464-48866-2
Label : Sony Music
10:09 AM
Tailor In The Tea Chest
Artist : The Johnson Girls
Album : On The Rocks
TrackNumber : 12
Upc : 10146 01332
Label : Folk-Legacy
10:11 AM
Ten Thousand Miles Away
Artist : Dan Milner
Album : Irish Pirate Ballads
TrackNumber : 1
Upc : 93074 05532
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
10:17 AM
White Squall
Artist : Stan Rogers
Album : From Fresh Water
TrackNumber : 1
Upc : 2164-40007-2
Label : Fogarty’s Cove
10:22 AM
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
Artist : Gordon Lightfoot
Album : Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Disc 3
TrackNumber : 11
Upc : 8122-75802-2
Label : Rhino / Warner
10:29 AM
Sailing Into History
Artist : Lee Murdock
Album : Standing at The Wheel
TrackNumber : 5
Upc : 61864-4026-2
Label : Depot Recordings
10:36 AM
Song for the Mira
Artist : Gordon Bok
Album : Ensemble
Catalog : CD-112
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Timberhead
10:41 AM
Swell My Net Full
Artist : Roy Harris
Album : Live At The Lion
TrackNumber : 16
Upc : 06127 08972
Label : Wild Goose Records
1:20 PM
I’se The Boy
Artist : Great Big Sea
Album : Great Big Sea
TrackNumber : 6
Upc : 06301 00882
Label : NRA Productions
10:44 AM
Chicken on a Raft
Artist : Ian Robb
Album : Jiig
TrackNumber : 1
Upc : 07669 10012
Label : Fallen Angle Music
10:50 AM
The Final Trawl
Artist : Gordon Bok, Ann Mayo Muir, Ed Trickett
Album : The Ways of Man
TrackNumber : 7
Upc : 10146 00682
Label : Folk-Legacy
10:54 AM
Fiddler’s Green
Artist : Jimmy Crowley
Album : The Coast of Malabar -
Catalog : CD Cro 008
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Free State Records
11:02 AM
The Greenland Whale Fishery
Artist : A.L. Lloyd
Album : Leviathan -
TrackNumber : 12
Upc : TSCD497
Label : Topic
11:07 AM
The Wounded Whale
Artist : Archie Fisher
Album : The Man With A Rhyme
TrackNumber : 11
Upc : 10146 00612
Label : Folk-Legacy
11:11 AM
Soon May the Wellerman Come
Artist : Gordon Bok, Ann Mayo Muir, Edc Trickett
Album : And So Will We Yet - Folk-Legacy
Catalog : CD-116
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Folk-Legacy
11:15 AM
The Little Pot Stove
Artist : Nic Jones
Album : Penguin Eggs
Catalog : 79090
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Shanachie
11:20 AM
Ode To Big Blue
Artist : Gordon Lightfoot
Album : Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Disc 2
TrackNumber : 16
Upc : 8122-75802-2
Label : Rhino / Warner
11:27 AM
The Grey Funnel Line
Artist : June Tabor
Album : Ashore
TrackNumber : 3
Upc : 14822 05772
Label : Topic
11:32 AM
Song of the Wheelhouse Door
Artist : Gordon Bok
Album : Return To The Land
TrackNumber : 12
Upc : CD-118
Label : Folk-Legacy
11:42 AM
Captain Torres
Artist : James Keelaghan
Album : Road
TrackNumber : 9
Upc : 1292-88101-2
Label : Hightone Music
2:37 PM
Light From The Lighthouse
Artist : Bob Zentz
Album : Hove-To, and Drifting...
TrackNumber : 15
Upc : 60335 23862
Label : Soundside & Bob Zentz
11:57 AM
The Cornish Farewell Shanty
Artist : Oysterband et al
Album : The Big Session Volume 1
TrackNumber : 15
Upc : 015698 516722
Label : Westpark Music