Whistlebinkies 3 (Claddagh CC34)

Long play record released.

wb3Side One: The Lewis Jig/Duncan MacKillop/Granny Macleod; The Twa Corbies; The Ladies’ Hornpipe/Lowe’s(Marshall)/Duncan Johnstone (Donald Macleod); Nathaniel Gow’s Lament for the Death of his Brother (Nathaniel Gow)/Glenlivet/The Three Peaks of South Uist (John Scott); Ane Ground; The Sheepwife
Side Two: Clean Pease Strae/The Keel Row/The Bowmore Reel (or Miss Girdle)/The Whistlebinkies’ Reel (Rab Wallace)/Devonshire Terrace (Rab Wallace); There’ll Never Be Peace Until Jamie Comes Hame; The Hare in the Corn/The Road to Lisdoonvarna/Ar Eirinn ni Neosfainn Ce Hi (For ireland I’ll Not Tell Her Name)/The Killarney Boys of Pleasure/ Jackie Coleman’s Reel/Farewell to Erin; Macbeth (Eddie McGuire)

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Peter Anderson (Scottish side drum), Mick Broderick (bodhran, vocals) Stuart Eydmann (fiddle, concertinas), Mark Hayward (fiddle), Eddie McGuire (flute), , Rhona MacKay (clarsach), Rab Wallace (lowland pipes). Photo by Douglas Corrance at Hill House, Helensburgh, March 21, 1982

2 comments

  1. Not sure about the date on this.
    My copy is signed by Eddie, Rab and Mick, and is dedicated
    “To Diggery Venn, 15.12.82″.

    The Diggerys were the Binkies choice of support band at the album launch concert, at the McLellan Galleries, and the album was given to me that night.

    The vinyl label has the date 1982 on it.

    The Diggerys were Isabel Glen, Bill Sherry, Dave Platt and myself, John McCreadie.

  2. Thanks, John, for the info. Sorry for the long delay in replying! Yes, you are correct. This third vinyl album for Claddagh Records did appear in December 1982, not as was printed previously (1981). This photo for the LP was taken at Hill House, Helensburgh, on March 21st, 1982 by photographer Douglas Corrance. Thanks for your performance that night!

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