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Jon Wilks: Songs from the Attic

Jon Wilks: Songs from the Attic (Jon Wilks)

Songs from the Attic
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL, UK, October 9, 2017)

Shallow Brown
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL single, UK, August 14, 2018)

Jon Wilks: Shallow Brown (Jon Wilks)
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Produced by Jon Wilks

Musicians

Jon Wilks, vocals, guitar

Tracks

  1. The Sandgate Dandling (3.40)
  2. The Bedmaking (Roud 1631) (3.15)
  3. Girl on a Kemble Train (2.54)
  4. When First I Came to Caledonia (5.02)
  5. Hard Times of Old England (Roud 1206) (3.02)
  6. Ye Mariners All (A Jug of This) (Roud 1191) (2.57)
  7. My Old Hat That I Got On (Roud 475; G/D 3:580) (3.10)
  8. Durham Fair (6.02)
  9. Shallow Brown (Roud 2621) (4.38)

All tracks trad. except
Track 1 Robert Nunn;
Tracks 3, 8 Jon Wilks

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Jon Wilks: Midlife

Jon Wilks: Midlife (Jon Wilks)

Midlife
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL, UK, November 16, 2018)

Colin's Ghost
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL single, UK, February 25, 2018)

Jon Wilks: Colin's Ghost (Jon Wilks)
Jon Wilks: John Hobbs (Jon Wilks)

John Hobbs
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL single, UK, April 3, 2018)

The Brave Dudley Boys
Jon Wilks

Jon Wilks (DL single, UK, June 8, 2018)

Jon Wilks: The Brave Dudley Boys (Jon Wilks)
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Produced and arranged by Jon Wilks

Musicians

Jon Wilks, vocals, guitar;
Jon Nice, additional keyboards

Jon Wilks & The Grizzly Folk on tracks 6, 9

Tracks

  1. The Brave Dudley Boys (Roud 1131) (5.24)
  2. I Can't Find Brummagem (Roud V34542) (3.17)
  3. Navvy Boots (Roud 516; G/D 4:787) (3.50)
  4. John Hobbs (Roud 21966) (3.13)
  5. Bandy-Legged Lett (3.30)
  6. Buffoon tune (3.17)
  7. Birmingham Sally (Roud V254) (2.56)
  8. Colin's Ghost (Roud 1600) (4.51)
  9. Aye for Saturday Night (Roud 5701) / My Bloke's a Peaky (Roud 24185) (2.33)
  10. There Was an Old Man Came Over the Sea (Roud 362; G/D 4:815) (5.51)
  11. Adieu, Adieu (Roud 30101) (5.25)

All tracks trad.
Many songs are originally from the Topic album The Wide Midlands and possibly from the book Later English Broadside Ballads.

Video

Jon Wilks on the traditional tune Buffoon: