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Ray Fisher discusses a few of her favourite songs, including..., 02 May 1986

Track ID : 93169

Ray Fisher discusses a few of her favourite songs, including 'The Mill o Tifty's Annie' and 'Fanny Blair'.

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When I was Noo But Sweet Sixteen, 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83112

In this song, a young woman has been abandoned by her ploughman lover, and must care for their baby all alone. She regrets not having listened to her mother's advice to beware young men, and recall...

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Auld Maid in a Garret, 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83113

In this comic song, a woman laments not having found a husband. Her sister was married at sixteen, while she is now forty-four and has never even had a suitor. She lists the skills she could offer ...

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Tale of '81 (Land of Hope and Glory), 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83115

Modern folk song about being unemployed. Preceded by introduction.

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15.

Monymusk Lads, 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83126

Bothy song in which a farmservant tries to slip into his sweetheart's house to see her. He is caught by her parents and ejected, but vows to return when he hears them snoring.

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I Am a Miller Tae my Trade, 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83127

In this mildly bawdy seduction song, a miller tries to win the affection of a maid as she passes by his mill. His perseverance eventually pays off, and she agrees to be his sweetheart. Learned fro...

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17.

A Different Kind of Love Song, 28 November 1986

Track ID : 83132

A song composed by Dick Gaughan in response to a woman who asked him why he never sings love songs - his reply explains his reason for singing political songs even though they are not usually cheer...

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When I was Noo But Sweet Sixteen, 02 June 1988

Track ID : 98255

In this song, a young woman has been abandoned by her ploughman lover, and must care for their baby alone. She regrets not having listened to her mother's advice to beware of young men, and recalls...

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I Am a Miller Tae My Trade, 02 June 1988

Track ID : 98259

In this mildly bawdy seduction song, a miller tries to win the affection of a maid as she passes by his mill. His perseverance eventually pays off, and she agrees to be his sweetheart.

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Shift and Spin, 02 June 1988

Track ID : 98261

A song from the perspective of a woman working in a thread mill.

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