Mudcat Café message #1266214 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #57206   Message #1266214
Posted By: Charley Noble
07-Sep-04 - 04:50 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Yangtse River Shanty
Subject: RE: Origins: Yangtse River Shanty
John Roberts' tune is closer to the way Barry Finn sings this song, and John is gracious enough to credit us both for reviving and adapting Maclaren's song.

I've just noticed that the Roll & Go website no longer features this song. Here's a link to my personal website for a MP3 sample of how I sing it:Click here!

Rumor has it that this song has been song recently at the Seamen's Church Chantey Sings at New York City's South Street Sea Port.

Cheerily,
Charley Noble