SONGS BY THE GREAT BALLADEER OF THE COALFIELDS
The remarkable writings of Tyneside ‘pit poet’ Tommy Armstrong (1848-1919), one of the finest of all working class song-makers are celebrated in a recording by some of the North East’s finest folk musicians.
Old and new songs from Northumbria
Old and new songs from the Northeast of England, including such characteristic and well-loved pieces as Keep Your Feet Still, Geordie Hinny and Dance to Yer Daddy. The singers are Louis Killen and Johnny Handle and Tom Gilfellon of the High Level Ranters, accompanied by themselves and their fellow Ranters Colin Ross and Alistair Anderson.