Hungry Grass

By Hungry Grass

  1. Splendid Isolation
    French-Canadian
    The Monaghan Twig
  2. Kelly’s The Boy From Killane
    Spike Island Lasses
    Bunker Hill
  3. The Field Behind The Plough
  4. Lad O’Beirne’s
    The Lads Of Laois
    Sporting Paddy
  5. The Parting Glass
  6. The Galtee Mountain Boy
    Scotsman Over The Border
    The Sligo Maid
    Fred Flynn’s
    Rip The Calico
  7. The Travelling People
  8. Paddy’s Trip To Scotland
    Leslie’s
    Donegal
  9. I Wish I Was Back In Liverpool
  10. The Yellow Wattle
    Garrett Barry’s
    Jimmy Ward’s
  11. Lisaniska
    Beare Island

Three comments

‘hungry grass’ debut

After protracted years in the making, an offering of energised trad and original from Kane O’Rourke (fiddle, whistle, bodhran), Christian Vaughan (piano box, piano) and Mark Conyard (banjo, 5-string fiddle), backed up by John Gaughan (CGCGCD guitar, bass) and Peter Coughlan (vocals, guitar, bass), with guest Simon Wroe (wooden block). Contains various percussive elements.

Produced / Recorded by Simon Wroe, ‘The guildhall School of Music and Drama’, London (plus Kane’s ‘Higginstown Studio’, Athboy, Co. Meath).

Sleeve notes by Peter Coughlan and Keith Hughes.

(c) 2005 hungry grass records —- www.hungrygrass.co.uk / hungrygrass@yahoo.co.uk


Reels : Tracks 1,2,4,6 (2nd, 3rd & 4th tunes), 8 & 11 (2nd tune).
Jigs : Tracks 6 (1st tune) & 10.
Air : Track 11 (1st tune).
Songs : Tracks 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 & 9.

and thanks for that DANNY _while above i forgot to include

Additional Engineering by Jeff Crownson