Playlist (14). Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 655

Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 104.7MHz FM.
Broadcast: 6/02/2022 0004-0100 NZDT
REPEATING: Tue 8/02/2022 1605-1700 NZDT.

Specialising in tradition-based instrumental music. This time: Waitangi Day festival with: The Kokatahi Band; Across the Great Divide; Northumbrian Pipers Society and Jon Hooker.

Artist: Title (Duration) (Composer/Lyricist) "Album title" Record Label CatNo, Date. (Medium) [Country] (E-Address) [Comment]

1. The Pipes and Drums of Innes Tartan: The Dark Island (2.05) (Iain MacLachlan) "Mull of Kintyre and other pipe band hits" Music World MALPS468, 1978. (LP) [NZ] [Session #4906] [ISRC: AUV401481580]

2. Northumberland Further Down Under team: Billy boy / Bobby Shaftoe / Keep your feet still, Geordie hinny (3.52) (Traditional; Traditional; M:Traditional W:Joe Wilson) "Harbour Light Concert, Lyttelton (disc 1)" Private recording, 2005. (CD) [NZ] [] [Child #12A, Roud 326, Session #10883; Roud 1359, Session #5034; Roud 6862]

3. El M'Fud: Shandon bells / The blackthorn stick / The mason's apron / The Devil's dream / The mason's apron (reprise) (5.17) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "Gisborne Folk Festival 1976: Final Concert" Jolly Roger CHET9002, 1976. (Cassette) [NZ] [] [Ng 1756, Session #1200; Ng 2352, Session #702; Ng 1230, Session #74; Ng 502, Session #259; Ng 1230, Session #74] [ISRC: NZJL07600051]

4. Bob Bickerton: The Duke of Leinster / The London lasses (2.16) (Traditional; Traditional) "Music in the glen" Bob Bickerton BBS 001, 1996. (CD) [NZ] [Ng 557, Session #1385; Ng 1147, Session #2273]

5. Taff Hennessy's group: Flowers of Antrim (2.48) (Traditional) "Irish dancing music" Zodiac AH377477. (LP) [NZ] [] [Ng 1248, Session #508]

6. Erehwon Morris: Black joke (2.47) (Traditional) "Canterbury Folk Festival 1978: Public concert, 1/2" Shire Recording CASS 1, 1978. (Cassette) [NZ] [VWMLDT #8153]

7. Pride of Holland Street: Constant Billy / Haste to the wedding (2.20) (Traditional; Traditional) "Ballads to blues 1979: Wellington Folk Festival Final Concert" Private recording, 1979. (Audiotape) [NZ] [VWMLDT #24929; Ng 809, Session #582]

8. The Kokatahi Band: Nellie Kelly I love you / Shamus O'Brien / Wild colonial boy (3.35) (George M Cohan; Will S Hayes; Traditional) "The centenary album" Kiwi CD SLC-274, 2009. (CD) [NZ] [] [-; Session #1044; Laws #L20, Roud 677, Buchanan #639.2] [ISRC: NZKP00916013]

9. The Hamilton County Bluegrass Band: Rosewood ramble (2.10) (Paul & Colleen Trenwith) "The Hamilton County Bluegrass Band, 1968 to 1973" Kiwi CD-SLC-233, 1993. (CD) [NZ] []

10. Jon Hooker: Cannonball rag (2.18) (Merle Travis) "Christchurch acoustic" Christchurch Folk Club C538838478, 1998. (CD) [NZ]

11. Windy City Strugglers: Heavenly light (1.54) (Joseph Spence) "The Windy City Strugglers" Eelman Records CDEEL013, 1994. (CD) [NZ] [ISRC: NZEM19400013]

12. Across the Great Divide: The snapper sandwich (2.02) (Tony Burt) "Uncommon ground" Curio Music CMNZ1801, 2018. (CD) [NZ] [] [ISRC: NZCJ01810112]

13. Leo Ready: Staten Island / Peter Street (2.28) (Traditional; Traditional) "Hamilton Easter Folk Festival 1975" Private recording, 1975. (Audiotape) [NZ] [Ng 2373, Session #1285; Ng 1574, Session #1171]

14. The Charlie Jemmett Scottish Country Dance Band: Balqhidder strathspey: Mr Oswald of Auchencruive / Maggie Cameron / The wife she brewed it (8.15) (Traditional; Traditional; James Scott Skinner) "RSCDS Summer School, Marton, 1975-76, final night" Private recording, 1976. (Cassette) [NZ] [MyStrathspey #899; Ng 1177; MyStrathspey #1814]

Child: Francis James Child, The English and Scottish Popular Ballads (1882-1898).
Laws: G. Malcolm Laws, Jr., Native American Balladry (1964); and American Ballads from British Broadsides (1957).
Buchanan: Tom Buchanan's Scottish Tome.

Radio Kidnappers extends thanks to the companies and individuals who have provided recordings for review/play on Folk on Sunday and Kidnappers Ceilidh. Feedback is welcome, especially if we get the song attributions wrong. For more on Radio Kidnappers programmes and broadcasters visit

Mitch and Robyn Park
(Folk on Sunday and Kidnappers Ceilidh, Radio Kidnappers 1431AM & 104.7FM)
1214 Louie Street
Hastings, NEW ZEALAND 4122. +64-6-8785395

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