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Thread #141474   Message #3256114
Posted By: MGM·Lion
13-Nov-11 - 08:35 AM
Thread Name: Most Beautiful Ballad Performance?
Subject: RE: Most Beautiful Ballad Performance?
Anyone else remember being as impressed as I always was by Ewan MacColl's singing of The Battle Of Harlaw? I remember a Princess Louise Ballads & Blues session in about 1957 when Ewan sang that, followed by Peggy singing The House Carpenter.

Oh, you young people don't know what ballad-singing was in the old times, Hrrmmmppphhh Hrrrmmmppphhh...