Sunday, March 09, 2008

The Yetties

"The Yetties of Yetminster" 1975

01. The Gipsy Rover
02. Bandy Bertha's Birthday
03. One Morning In May
04. Widdecombe Fair
05. Downfields Delight
06. Bread And Fishes
07. The Gentleman Soldier
08. Dark Island
09. On A Monday Morning
10. Fling It Here Fling It The
11. The Marrow
12. Lord Of The Dance
13. Beau Psaltery
14. The Farming Contractor
15. Trelawney

DL


"A Little Bit of Dorset" 1981

The Yetties came to specialize in plunging into the literary and cultural history of their native Dorset (known as Wessex in Thomas Hardy's time), including the medley of songs associated with Hardy's work, time, and novels which open this album. ~ Bruce Eder, All Music Guide

01. A Thomas Hardy Medley: The New Rigged Ship/The Soldier's Joy/The Fairy Dance
02. Poor, Poor Farmer
03. The Bell Ringing
04. The Beggars' Song
05. Windmills
06. Back 'N' Back Yer You
07. Gipsy Woman
08. Life Of A Man
09. The Last Rose Of Summer/The Bloody Fields Of Flanders
10. Nellie The Elephant
11. My Grandfather's Clock
12. Levi Jackson's Rag
13. The Grey Hawk
14. The Curate And The Vicar
15. The Ruined Maid
16. Needlecases
17. Us Poor Fellows
18. D'ye Ken John Peel

DL

5 Comments:

Anonymous Richard said...

This'll go down just perfick with a pint of rough cider... thanks!

09 March, 2008 06:03  
Anonymous Oisin said...

Thanks a lot for these two albums of the Yetties! Great!
Greetings, Oisín

09 March, 2008 09:15  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Has "The Yetties of Yetminster" link expired? Been trying to download it for a couple of days with no luck, though "A Little Bit of Dorset" was fine. Thanks for these though Lizardson, dung flingin' and scrumpy are surely the finest subjects for any song!

11 March, 2008 03:58  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Paul si sinorina from Prague 27.3.08. Fhird comment ...you must klik to text SHOW ORIGINAL POST...then you can down...And what does it mean The Yetties, I can find that, yestreen [skots.]=yesterday evening ? In BBC Country Style 1972 was Frankie and Johny by Britain Orange Bloosom Sound, told DJ in this time on World BBC.

27 March, 2008 21:26  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Paul si sinorina. from Prague 27.3.08, Wanted : Johny Silvo and Dave Moses. LP with a song Amen.

28 March, 2008 03:53  

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