Eighty-nine recordings of a tune named
The Merry Blacksmith

Also known as The Blackened Smith, The Boys Of The Lake, The Corkonian, Music Of The Forge, Paddy On The Railroad, The Peeler’s Cap, Sleigh Ride.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Silver Spear (lots of times), The Limestone Rock (a few times), The Sally Gardens (a few times), Music In The Glen (a few times), The Rainy Day (a few times), Sheehan’s (a few times), Speed The Plough (a few times), The Wind That Shakes The Barley (a few times), The Bird In The Bush (a few times), The Congress (a few times), The Earl’s Chair (a few times), The First House In Connaught (a few times), Julia Delaney’s (a few times), Miss McLeod’s (a few times), The Pigeon On The Gate (a few times), The Rainy Day (a few times), Saint Anne’s (a few times), The Tinker’s Apron (a few times), The Bank Of Ireland, The Belharbour, Bonnie Kate, The Boyne Hunt, The Boys Of ‘45, The Boys Of The Lough, The Cameronian, Castle Kelly, Come West Along The Road, Crowley’s, The Cuckoo, The Cup Of Tea, The Doon, The Drops Of Brandy, Drowsy Maggie, The Fairy, Father Kelly’s, The Fermoy Lasses, Flora Macdonald, The Flowers Of Edinburgh, The Gandy Dancer, George White’s Favorite, The Glass Of Beer, The Golden Stud, Gorman’s, The Gravel Walks, The Green Fields Of America, The High, Hold The Reins, Itchy Fingers, Jack Broke Da Prison Door, The Kesh, The Kilfenora, The Killavil, The Kitchen Girl, Kitty Goes A-Milking, Llancesau Trefaldwyn, The Maid Behind The Bar, The Maid Of Mount Kisco, The Mason’s Apron, McDonald’s, The Merry Harriers, Millbrae, The Mountain Road, The Mouth Of The Tobique, The New Copperplate, Paddy Ryan’s Dream, Poll Ha’Penny, Rattigan’s, The Reconciliation, The Reel Of Bogie, Rolling In The Ryegrass, Ross’s, Saddle The Pony, The Salamanca, Sleep Soond Ida Mornin’, The Sligo Maid, Spootiskerry, The Star Of Munster, Stoney Steps, Sweet Biddy Of Ballyvourney, Tam Lin, The Tarbolton, Tom Ward’s Downfall, Tuttle’s, The Well Wynd, Willafjord, The Wise Maid.

  1. 1891-1945 Disc 1 by Michael Coleman
  2. An Irish Delight by Flanagan Brothers
  3. An Tobar Glé by Neil Mulligan, Neillidh Mulligan
  4. An Toilean Aerach by Johnny Connolly
  5. Archives #3 by Jean Carignan
  6. Autumn Apples by Pat McNulty
  7. Between the Jigs and Reels: A Retrospective by Planxty
  8. Between The Sets by Barefield Ceili Band
  9. Black Mountain Harmonica by Tony Eyers
  10. Catharsis by Burning Bridget Cleary
  11. Celtic and Bluegrass 5 String Banjo, Vol. 2 by Dave Hum
  12. Celtic Ceili by Various Artists
  13. Celtic Music From Maui by AnRil
  14. Celtic Side Saddle by Davey Arthur And Co
  15. Ceol Na Carraige by The Owenabue Valley Trad Group
  16. Cirilli & Metodico by Mc & O’
  17. Clare Ceili by The Kilfenora Ceili Band
  18. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 by Matt Cunningham
  19. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 ~ CD Version by Matt Cunningham
  20. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 4 by Matt Cunningham
  21. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 5 by Matt Cunningham
  22. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 6 by Matt Cunningham
  23. Early Recordings Of Irish Traditional Dance Music by John Kimmel
  24. Earworms by Dave Onastik
  25. Encore! by Fiddlers 3
  26. Foinn Seisiun 1 by Ceoltóirí Cultúrlainne
  27. Forty Years Of Irish Piping by Seamus Ennis
  28. Forty Years Of Irish Piping by Seamus Ennis
  29. Full House by Fairport Convention
  30. High Level by Paddy Ryan
  31. Hoffman & Trippe by Hope Hoffman and Jeff Trippe
  32. Ireland’s Harvest : A Tribute To The Golden Years Of Music In Irish America by Joe Derrane, Frankie Gavin And Brian McGrath
  33. Irish Accordion by Joe Derrane
  34. Irish Ceili, Reels And Jigs by Various Artists
  35. Irish Rochester (CD 2) by Various Artists
  36. Irish Traditional Music by The Flanaghans
  37. Irish Traditional Music In America: Chicago by Various Artists
  38. Irish Violin and Accordion Mid Century Irish Music in New York by Jackie Roche and Timmy Cronin
  39. Itchy Fingers by Itchy Fingers
  40. Jaunty Jigs & Rambling Reels by Mad Jack Of The Boneyard
  41. Keepers Of Tradition: Concertina Players Of County Clare by Various Artists
  42. Live at Finnegan’s Wake by The Ned Devines
  43. Live In Lisdoonvarna by The Kilfenora Ceili Band
  44. Lord Of The Dance by Various Artists
  45. Master Of Irish Accordion: Dance Medleys by Mickey Griffin’s Shamrock Orchestra
  46. Mind The Gap by Spriggan
  47. Music Of Dreams by Tony MacMahon, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Noel Hill
  48. Musiques Traditionnelles D’Irlande by The Crickard Brothers
  49. Ni Fios ce Chum e by DCU Traditional Music Society
  50. Northern Melodies: From New England, Quebec, Cape Breton, Scotland & Shetland by George Wilson
  51. Not For Glory, Nor Riches by The Gorms
  52. Out On The Ocean by Moher
  53. Over The Moor To Maggie by Inis
  54. Over The Straits by Fiddlehead
  55. Piper’s Rock by Various Artists
  56. Pipes, Rods ‘n’ Reels by Ray Sloan
  57. Piping Hot by Various Artists
  58. Portrait Of A Scottish Jew’s Harp Player by Lindsay Porteous
  59. Pure Traditional Irish Fiddle Music: Brothers Together by Sean McGuire and Jim McGuire
  60. Raise The Rafters by Raise The Rafters
  61. Ruby’s Reel by Inverness Fiddlers
  62. Sean Potts by Sean Og Potts & Gavin Ralston
  63. Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2 by Various Artists
  64. Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2 by Various Artists
  65. Seoda Ceoil 2 by Various Artists
  66. Seoda Ceoil 2 by Various Artists
  67. Set Dancing Downunder by The Coast Ceili Band
  68. Slow And Easy by John Weed And Stuart Mason
  69. Slowplay Jigs, Reels And Hornpipes by Jeffrey Hillgrove
  70. Starting With the Finnish by Lux Bridge
  71. The Best Ever Traditional Irish Pub Session Volume Two by Various Artists
  72. The Clare Shout by Bobby Gardiner
  73. The Dawn by The Shandrum Céilí Band
  74. The Devils Of Dublin by Celtic Music Society (East Rochester HS)
  75. The Donegal Fiddle by Various Artists
  76. The Floating Bowhand by Jim McKillop
  77. The Flute Players Of Roscommon Vol 2 by Various Artists
  78. The Great Bear Trio by The Great Bear Trio
  79. The Heather Breeze Céilí Band: Lively Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening by The Heather Breeze Céilí Band
  80. The Masters Choice by Joe Derrane, Jerry O’Brien & Bobby Gardiner
  81. The Ragged Rogues by The Ragged Rogues
  82. The Stone In The Field by Tommy Reck
  83. Traditional Fiddle Playing from Inishowen by Seamus Grant
  84. Traditional Irish Music Played On The Uilleann Pipes by Robbie Hannan
  85. Tunes For Practice by Seamus Creagh
  86. Turning by Knot Fibb’n
  87. We’ll Seek No More Engagements by Aidan Crossey
  88. Where Else Would You Be by The Pub Scouts
  89. You’re Standing In My Light by Donnybrook and Friends