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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

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

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