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Sleeve Notes for Live at the Lion by Roy Harris

Live at the LionRecorded live at The White Lion folk club in Wherwell. It captures all the spirit and energy of a wonderful performer who has devoted his life to traditional music. The charisma of his performance is reflected in the strength of singing from the audience.

Description


.. a precious reminder of the enduring power and charm of traditional song.


The result is a classic Roy Harris club night on record, and if his retirement from singing means he does not make another album, its a great one to go out on.  EFDSS Magazine   Summer 2000




A lusty, sing-along, unaccompanied, traditional, pure folk evening beautifully captured on disc.     Traditional Music Maker


Track Notes


1 Doodle Let Me GO




2 The Pear Tree




3 The Lions Den




4 Blow the Man Down




5 Foggy Dew




6 Tommys Gone




7 Johhny Come Down to Hilo




8 The Lazy Farmer




9 Nodding at the Wall




10 Blue Haired Jimmy




11 The Maids Longing




12 The Two Brothers




13 When the Coal Comes from the Rhondda




14 Millworkers Children




15 Cambric Shirt




16 Swell My Net Full