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Bay State Ballads

Bay State Ballads

Singer and avid folksong collector Paul Clayton presents a selection of Massachusetts ballads from land and sea. From songs discovered in whaling journals to broadside ballads from the late 18th century, the material on this album addresses a wide range of topics. Kenny Goldstein's excellent liner notes augment this collection.

Track Listing

101
Cape Cod Girls Paul Clayton 1:54
102
Huzza for Commodore Rodgers Paul Clayton 1:46
103
The Ocean Rover Paul Clayton 2:58
104
Blow the Man Down Paul Clayton 2:48
105
Come All Ye Shipmates Paul Clayton 1:50
106
Whiskey Johnny Paul Clayton 1:25
107
The Seaman's Grave Paul Clayton 2:02
201
Springfield Mountain Paul Clayton 1:56
202
The Bailiff's Daughter of Islington Paul Clayton 3:22
203
The Old Soldier Paul Clayton 1:00
204
Polly Van Paul Clayton 3:12
205
The Embargo Paul Clayton 2:44
206
Bachelor's Hall Paul Clayton 0:57
207
Around the Ingals Blazing Paul Clayton 1:01
208
Home, Dearie, Home Paul Clayton 1:47

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