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Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger, Charles Parker (2)Song Of A Road - A Radio Ballad About The Building Of The M1 Motorway

Label:Topic Records – TSCD802
Series:Radio Ballads
Format:
CD, Album
Country:UK
Released:
Genre:Folk, World, & Country
Style:Folk

Tracklist

1Introduction2:18
2We Usually Finish The Shift In The Pub...1:05
3I Think It's The Soil...2:49
4We Are The Consulting Engineers...4:08
5We Were In A Great Rush When We Did This...1:51
6My Name Is...1:34
7During That Time A Survey Had Been Made...1:29
8It Would Take Quite A Lot Of Men To Do The Work Of Those Machines...1:41
9Come All You Gallant Drivers...5:01
10I'm A Roving Rambler...1:09
11Deep And Straight And Low...4:01
12Sixty Tons Of Steel...4:43
13What Made You Come Into This Game?...6:57
14Just A Road...2:46
15Oh Well, That's Just The Way It Is...3:41
16When The Muck Has All Been Shifted...1:46
17Bring Up Your Black Squad...3:56
18Been On The Road So Long...1:43
19You Can Talk About Your Concrete...3:06
20The Motorway Is On The Final Lap...1:25
21We Needed A Way Cut Through The Land...3:13
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Notes

First transmitted on the BBC Home Service 5th of November 1959.
Comes with a 20 page booklet of notes on this and the other 7 radio ballads originally broadcast by the BBC between July 1958 and April 1964.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 1482208022 4
  • Matrix / Runout: 827.949.000.802.0 mastered by KOCH mastered by KOCH
  • Mastering SID Code: ifpi L171
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 3020

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