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Traditional English Love Songs

Traditional English Love Songs
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Born in the late 19th century, Harry Cox was an English farm laborer from the East Anglian coast, remembered for his rich repertoire of traditional songs and mastery of the unaccompanied style of singing in his native Norfolk dialect. He was among the most influential traditional singers of the English folk revival of the mid-20th century, inspiring the likes of Shirley Collins, Martin Carthy, and many more. Traditional English Love Songs, recorded less than a decade before Cox's death and originally released by Folk-Legacy Records, offers nuanced, authentic, and highly detailed performances of the singing tradition of rural east England from one of its most consequential but often uncelebrated tradition-bearers.

Track Listing

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Seventeen Come Sunday Harry Cox 2:40
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The Spotted Cow Harry Cox 1:44
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Next Monday Morning Harry Cox 3:04
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104
The Greasy Cook Harry Cox 1:57
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Colin And Phoebe Harry Cox 4:01
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106
The Birmingham Man Harry Cox 4:23
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A Week Of Matrimony Harry Cox 4:33
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108
The Bonny Labouring Boy Harry Cox 3:25
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109
The Female Drummer Harry Cox 4:13
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110
The Squire And The Gypsy Harry Cox 2:34
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111
Marrowbones Harry Cox 1:50
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The Groggy Old Tailor Harry Cox 3:25
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Up To The Rigs Of London Harry Cox 3:37
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The Old German Musicianer Harry Cox 3:30