Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Danny Spooner "The Last Leviathan - Songs of the Whaling Industry" CD 2006

A fairly obvious theme in this the third of four CD albums provided by a visitor. A mix of traditionals including a french language track and also three of Harry Robertson's compositions.

The Whale-Catchers
The Weary Whaling Grounds
The Coast of Peru
Talcahuano Girls
Rolling down to Old Maui
Pique la baleine
The Wounded Whale
The Whaleman's Lament
The Waterwitch
The Loss of Mahoney
Davy Lowston
Queensland Whalers
The Wee Pot Stove
Ballina Whalers
The Last of the Great Whales

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Danny Spooner's widow has advised that plans are currently underway to expand the www.dannyspooner.com website to re-release Danny's music to raise funds for a memorial statue. Accordingly, the album is no longer available for download.

1 comment:

  1. Many thanks for this one, Paul.
    I can't get too much of Danny's singing.
    Keep up the good work....