:: Title :: Black Velvet Band
:: Genre :: ballad
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Hay, George (Lordie) [vocal]
:: Setting :: The bar of the Commercial Hotel
:: Location :: Turriff (Aberdeenshire), North-east (Scotland)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots, Aberdonian
:: Session :: Turriff I 7/51
:: Date :: 7/16/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3415.0, Track 1 (00:04:20)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Bothy ballads sung by George "Lordie" Hay. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - An Irish ballad, which Lomax noted on the tape box as: "very fine ballad but unusable for this purpose [presumably the Scotland volume of the World Library album series]." Lomax continues, "fine discussion of women after." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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