Folk anthology - Rogue's Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys

Anthology - Rogue's Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys.

Album title.yearLabel.Number.
Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys2006Anti-G817-2

Album tracks.

Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys. Running time: CD1: 77 minutes 39 seconds. CD2 : 80 minutes 05 seconds. The 43 tracks were made in various studios: 16 in Los Angeles, 11 in London, 7 in New York, 4 in Dublin, 4 in Seattle and one partly in Sheffield and partly in Paris. Specifically, they are: Seattle (Bear Creek Studios [4]), Los Angeles (a. Sunset Sound Studios [12], b The Village [1], c NRG [3]), Sheffield/ Paris (Yellow Arch/ Les Studios de la Seine [1]), London (Sanctuary/ Town House [11]), Dublin (Westland Studio [4]), New York (a. Sear Sound [4], b. John Kilgore Sound & Recording [3]). 2006. Issued 2006. Most of the recordings have a raw, live feel, with minimal production. The executive producers were Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski. The 16-page booklet has a 4-page introduction by Hall Willner. There is no "Explicit Lyrics" sticker, but there should be.

CD 1 



1. Cape Cod GirlsBaby GrampsTraditional
2. Mingulary Boat SongRichard ThompsonHugh Richardson
3. My Son JohnJohn C ReillyTraditional
4. Fire Down BelowNick CaveTraditional
5. Turkish Revelry (The Golden Vanity) (Child 286)Loudon Wainwright IIITraditional 
6. Bully in the AlleyThree Pruned Men. Traditional
7. The Cruel Ship's CaptainBryan FerryTraditional
8. Dead HorseRobin Holcomb.Traditional
9. Spanish Ladies (instr)Bill Frisell (guitar).Traditional
10. Coast of High BarbaryJoseph Arthur.Traditional
11. Haul Away JoeMark Anthony ThompsonTraditional
12. Dan DanDavid ThomasTraditional
13. Blood Red RosesStingTraditional
14. Sally BrownTeddy Thompson.Traditional
15. Lowlands AwayRufus WainwrightTraditional
16. Baltimore WhoresGavin FridayTraditional
17. Rolling SeaEliza Carthy.Traditional
18. The MermaidMartin CarthyTraditional
19. Haul on the BowlineBob Neuwirth.Traditional
20. A Dying Sailor to his ShipmatesBonoTraditional
21. Bonnie PortmoreLucinda WilliamsTraditional
22. Shenandoah (instr)Richard Greene (violin)Traditional
23. The Cry of ManMary Margaret O'HaraTraditional

CD 2



1. Boney was a WarriorJack ShitTraditional
2. Good Ship VenusLoudon Wainwright IIITraditional
3. Long Time AgoWhite MagicTraditional
4. Pinery BoyNick CaveTraditional
5. Lowlands LowBryan FerryTraditional 
6. One Spring MorningAkron/ Family. Traditional
7. Hog-Eye ManMartin CarthyTraditional
8. The Fiddler (spoken word)Ricky Jay (voice).Traditional
9. Caroline and her Young Sailor BoldAndrea Corr.Traditional
10. Fathom the BowlJohn C Reilly.Traditional
11. What do we do with a Drunken Sailor?David ThomasTraditional
12. Farewell NancyEd HarcourtTraditional
13. Hanging JohnnyStan RidgwayTraditional
14. Old Man of the SeaBaby Gramps.Baby Gramps
15. Greenland Whale FisheriesVan Dyke ParksTraditional
16. Shallow BrownStingTraditional
17. The Grey Funnel LineJolie Holand.Cyril Tawney
18. A Drop of Nelson's BloodJarvis CockerTraditional
19. Leave Her JohnnyLou Reed.Traditional
20. Little Boy BileeRalph SteadmanTraditional


Last updated on 02/02/2008