Contra-intelligence

By Kgb

  1. Trip To Sofia
    The Reconciliation
  2. Crimea River
    West To Alaska
  3. Call It A Night
  4. Radstock
    Dear Tobacco
    Fugue
  5. Pork Barrel
    Bottom Of The Barrel
  6. Chorinho ‘o Tangeiro’
  7. Contra-intelligence (Julia Delaney’s)
  8. Leather Egg
    Highlander’s Farewell
  9. The Merry
  10. Quebec (Reel)
    Reel De Montreal
    Festival Du Voyageur
    Levis Beaulieu
  11. The Clock Stopped
  12. Round About Our Coal Fire
    Morgan Rattler
  13. The Other Road To Durham
    George Booker
    Interlude
    Lexy McAskill
    U Shest Koraka
    The Growling Old Man And The Grumbling Old Woman

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KGB - Contra intelligence

1996 album. KGB are a Seattle-based band, which play New England style contra dance, and English Contry Dance (band named MI-5 in this case). Influences from the British Isles, Quebec, New England, Western & Eastern Europe, South America, Old Time US.

Album can be purchased on CDBaby:
https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/kgbmusic2

Band website:
http://kgbmole.com/kgb/index.html

They are:
- Julie King (piano/percussion)
- Claude Ginsburg (violin/concertina/viola/mandolin/feet/Nevamar/jug/percussion)
- Dave Bartley (mandolin/guitars/cittern/tenor banjo/prim/tambura/percussion)

Featuring:
- Track 6: Barry Foy (percussion), Maya Johnson (percussion)
- Track 13: Tom Deering (whistle)

Many of the tunes are their own compositions.

Dave’s tunes:
Trip To Sofia, Crimea River, Pork Barrel Polka, Bottom Of The Barrel, The Merry Waltz, and The Clock Stopped.

Claude’s tunes:
Leather Egg, and The Other Road To Durham.

Julia’s tunes:
Call It A Night.

For more info on the tunes, see here:
http://kgbmole.com/kgb/ciq.html