:: Title :: Interview with Davie Stewart about his father, childhood, farmer-traveller relations, and the first song he learned
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Stewart, Davie [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's flat
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots, Aberdonian, Scottish Traveller
:: Session :: Davie Stewart 1957
:: Date :: 12/1957
:: Reference Information :: T3460.0, Track 1 (00:08:42)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with and songs sung by "The Galoot," Davie Stewart, Traveller, accordion player, and ballad singer. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Stewart tells Lomax about his father's fighting side, learning to read and write, how he and his childhood friends entertained themselves, relations between farmers and travellers, and the first song he learned ("MacPherson's Rant"). [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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