There are 32 results for your search for '"Lamb, Adam, 1900-1961 (730)"'
Illicit whisky distilling., 1956
Track ID : 3171
Illicit whisky distilling. A man hid his whisky in a mossy [boggy] area, and didn't manage to find it again. A local man supposedly knows where a pot is buried but won't tell. The last whisky was ...
Glenlivet support for the land raids in Skye. , 1956
Track ID : 3174
Glenlivet support for the land raids in Skye. Donald MacPherson from Larryvarry, a nephew of Aidan MacPherson, was raging about the land raiders in Skye when everybody was at the moss [i.e. cutti...
King Fareweel, 1956
Track ID : 3178
A recited fragment: At Prestonpans we arranged our clans, And mony a baby lost its daddy; Like winds on the sky we made them fly, Wi every wave o the tartan plaidie.
Bothy ballads were not sung in Glenlivet., 1956
Track ID : 3180
Bothy ballads were not sung in Glenlivet.
Lord Barnaby, 1956
Track ID : 3181
Fragments of the ballad 'Lord Barnaby'. Adam Lamb recites a verse: "Rise up, rise up, you little Lord Gray, Pit on your stockins an sheen, Let it never be said when we are dead That I slew a naked...
The Baron o Braikley, 1956
Track ID : 3187
Fragments recited, with a narrative account interspersed. Brackley's wife calls on him, saying there are swords at the castle gate. He goes out and challenges the men either to come in peacefully, ...
Adam Cameron, 1956
Track ID : 3191
Recited fragments of the song 'Adam Cameron': Adam Cameron is my name, I'm the second son o a' Boyndie, My elder brother he heirs the land, I'm a soldier true and you'll find me. O I took leave f...
Edom o Gordon, 1956
Track ID : 3192
A recited fragment of the ballad 'Edom o Gordon': Edom o Gordon says til his men, "We maun draw til a ha. And whatna ha will we go til, My merry men and me? We'll off to the castle [o] Corgarff, ...
Tam Lin, 1956
Track ID : 3194
A recited fragment of the ballad 'Tam Lin': The Elfin Queen'll gie a shout, "Tam o Lin's awa!" The contributor explains that Tam Lin had been captured by the fairies and couldn't escape until a w...
Songs recited rather than sung in Glenlivet. , 1956
Track ID : 3195
Songs recited rather than sung in Glenlivet. Hamish Henderson asks if songs were sung, or just said in a sing-song. Adam Lamb says that in his day, people just said the words over to remember them.
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