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Haul away Joe sung by Malcolm Ward

Sea song specialist Malcolm Ward sings the shanty Haul Away Joe in explosive style at the Frittenden Old Fashioned Night Out weekend earlier this year. Listening to it now, I’m reminded of a lovely moment in a recent TV programme … Continue reading

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Lowlands away!

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Here’s a ghost story for Halloween – the great old slow sea shanty Lowlands, with an engraving drawn from Van der Velde and photos from Geoffrey Robertshaw. To find out more about Robertshaw and his fabulous photos of the … Continue reading

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