Eighty-six 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 Sally Gardens (a few times), Joe Bane’s Schottische (a few times), The Limestone Rock (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 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, Gan Ainm, 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 Wind That Shakes The Barley, The Wind That Shakes The Barley, 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. Ireland’s Harvest : A Tribute To The Golden Years Of Music In Irish America by Joe Derrane, Frankie Gavin And Brian McGrath
  32. Irish Accordion by Joe Derrane
  33. Irish Ceili, Reels And Jigs by Various Artists
  34. Irish Rochester (CD 2) by Various Artists
  35. Irish Traditional Music by The Flanaghans
  36. Irish Traditional Music In America: Chicago by Various Artists
  37. Itchy Fingers by Itchy Fingers
  38. Jaunty Jigs & Rambling Reels by Mad Jack Of The Boneyard
  39. Keepers Of Tradition: Concertina Players Of County Clare by Various Artists
  40. Live at Finnegan’s Wake by The Ned Devines
  41. Live In Lisdoonvarna by The Kilfenora Ceili Band
  42. Lord Of The Dance by Various Artists
  43. Master Of Irish Accordion: Dance Medleys by Mickey Griffin’s Shamrock Orchestra
  44. Mind The Gap by Spriggan
  45. Music Of Dreams by Tony MacMahon, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Noel Hill
  46. Musiques Traditionnelles D’Irlande by The Crickard Brothers
  47. Ni Fios ce Chum e by DCU Traditional Music Society
  48. Northern Melodies: From New England, Quebec, Cape Breton, Scotland & Shetland by George Wilson
  49. Not For Glory, Nor Riches by The Gorms
  50. Out On The Ocean by Moher
  51. Over The Moor To Maggie by Inis
  52. Over The Straits by Fiddlehead
  53. Piper’s Rock by Various Artists
  54. Pipes, Rods ‘n’ Reels by Ray Sloan
  55. Piping Hot by Various Artists
  56. Portrait Of A Scottish Jew’s Harp Player by Lindsay Porteous
  57. Pure Traditional Irish Fiddle Music: Brothers Together by Sean McGuire and Jim McGuire
  58. Raise The Rafters by Raise The Rafters
  59. Ruby’s Reel by Inverness Fiddlers
  60. Sean Potts by Sean Og Potts & Gavin Ralston
  61. Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2 by Various Artists
  62. Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2 by Various Artists
  63. Seoda Ceoil 2 by Various Artists
  64. Seoda Ceoil 2 by Various Artists
  65. Set Dancing Downunder by The Coast Ceili Band
  66. Slow And Easy by John Weed And Stuart Mason
  67. Slowplay Jigs, Reels And Hornpipes by Jeffrey Hillgrove
  68. Starting With the Finnish by Lux Bridge
  69. The Best Ever Traditional Irish Pub Session Volume Two by Various Artists
  70. The Clare Shout by Bobby Gardiner
  71. The Dawn by The Shandrum Céilí Band
  72. The Devils Of Dublin by Celtic Music Society (East Rochester HS)
  73. The Donegal Fiddle by Various Artists
  74. The Floating Bowhand by Jim McKillop
  75. The Flute Players Of Roscommon Vol 2 by Various Artists
  76. The Great Bear Trio by The Great Bear Trio
  77. The Heather Breeze Céilí Band: Lively Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening by The Heather Breeze Céilí Band
  78. The Ragged Rogues by The Ragged Rogues
  79. The Stone In The Field by Tommy Reck
  80. Traditional Fiddle Playing from Inishowen by Seamus Grant
  81. Traditional Irish Music Played On The Uilleann Pipes by Robbie Hannan
  82. Tunes For Practice by Seamus Creagh
  83. Turning by Knot Fibb’n
  84. We’ll Seek No More Engagements by Aidan Crossey
  85. Where Else Would You Be by The Pub Scouts
  86. You’re Standing In My Light by Donnybrook and Friends