Mudcat Café message #899734 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #57206   Message #899734
Posted By: Charley Noble
27-Feb-03 - 12:01 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Yangtse River Shanty
Subject: RE: Origins: Yangtse River Shanty
Refreshing for a friend!

Barry Finn also sings a fine version of this song. Barry's version, unlike the Roll & Go version, is much closer to the tradition of sea shanty singing, and I'm sure that old Hamish would have enjoyed Barry's take as well.

Cheerily,
Charley Noble