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The Fisher Family: Traditional & New Songs from Scotland

The Fisher Family: Traditional & New Songs from Scotland (Topic 12T137)

Traditional & New Songs from Scotland
The Fisher Family

Topic Records 12T137 (LP, UK, 1966)
Topic Records TSDL137 (digital download, UK, December 2009)

Recorded by Bill Leader at the Fisher Family's home in Monkseaton, Northumbria in 1965;
Notes by Norman Buchan;
Photograph by Joe Boyd

Musicians

Archie, Ray, Cindy, Joyce, Audrey and Priscilla Fisher, vocals;
Archie Fisher, guitar accompaniment

Tracks

Side 1Side 2
  1. Come All Ye Fisher Lassies (Roud 12504) (1.51)
    The Family led by Ray
  2. Schooldays Over (Roud 16146) (1.27)
    Ray & Archie acc. guitar
  3. Te Rogs o' Rye (Roud 985) (3.25)
    Archie acc. guitar
  4. Donal Ogue (Young Dan) (Roud 3379) (2.53)
    Joyce acc. guitar
  5. For Our Lang Biding Here (Roud 8561) (1.45)
    Archie acc. guitar
  6. Joy of My Heart (1.55)
    The Family lead by Ray & Archie acc. guitar
  1. Hey Ca' Through (1.08)
    Ray, Joyce, Audray and Priscilla
  2. What's Poor Mary Weeping For (Roud 2118; G/D 8:1606) / Bonny Lassie O (Roud 4845; G/D 7:1486) (1.57)
    Ray & Archie acc. guitar
  3. I Am a Miller tae My Trade (Roud 888; G/D 7:1489) (2.43)
    Cindy & Joyce
  4. I Am a Freeborn Man (2.05)
    Archie acc. guitar
  5. The Birken Tree (Roud 5069; G/D 4:802) (2.12)
    Joyce & Cindy
  6. Aince Upon a Time (Roud 3361; G/D 7:1399) (1.29)
    Ray & Archie acc. guitar

All tracks trad. except
Tracks 1-2, 10 Ewan MacColl;
Track 6 Hugh S. Roberton;
Track 7 Robert Burns;