Come Hell Or High Water

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    Don Bursey, button accordion; Bill Ivany, acoustic guitar, harmony vocals, lead vocal on Drunken Miners; George Ivany, organ and harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Gerald Ivany, electric bass and harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Kitty Ivany, harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Sandy Ivany, lead vocals; Angus Lane, monologist on Christmas of ‘49 and vocal on Solidarity Forever; Harold Skanes, mandolin and vocal on Solidarity Forever; Len Skanes, acoustic guitar and vocal on Solidarity Forever.


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All Because of ASARCO 3.26 MB $1.99
Our Leader, Our President, Don Head 2.71 MB $1.99
The Buchans Strike 3.24 MB $1.99
Unity Forever 2.54 MB $1.99
The Victims 2.96 MB $1.99
Newfoundland Forever 2.64 MB $1.99
Drunken Miners 1.22 MB $1.99
Christmas of '49 2.18 MB $1.99
Cock of the North 997.55 KB $1.99
The Bold Union Boy 4.56 MB $2.49
Aftermath 2.12 MB $1.99
Solidarity Forever 1.82 MB $1.99

 

 

Come Hell or High Water

COME HELL OR HIGH WATER

SONGS OF THE BUCHANS MINERS

UNITED STEEL WORKERS OF AMERICA (LOCAL 5457)

  1. All Because of ASARCO (3:25) 

  2. Our Leader, Our President, Don Head (2:50)
  3. The Buchans Strike (3:25)
  4. Unity Forever 2:42)
  5. The Victims (3:08)
  6. Newfoundland Forever (2:46)
  7. Drunken Miners (1:17)
  8. Christmas of '49 (2:17)
  9. Cock of the North (1:01)
10. The Bold Union Boy (4:21)
11. Aftermath (2:10)
12. Solidarity Forever (1:55)

Technical Credits

Recorded on location in Buchans, Newfoundland by Peter Narváez on November 8, 1975; June 6, 1976; and August 14, 1976.

Originally produced by Peter Narváez

Mixdowns: Peter Narváez, Neil Rosenberg, Rick Harris

Production assistance: Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore and Language Archive

Technical assistance: Kenneth S. Goldstein

Photography: LP cover photo donated by Don Head

LP Front cover design and art: Ian Stewart in co-operation with Extension services, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Personnel

Don Bursey, button accordion; Bill Ivany, acoustic guitar, harmony vocals, lead vocal on Drunken Miners; George Ivany, organ and harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Gerald Ivany, electric bass and harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Kitty Ivany, harmony vocal on Drunken Miners; Sandy Ivany, lead vocals; Angus Lane, monologist on Christmas of ‘49 and vocal on Solidarity Forever; Harold Skanes, mandolin and vocal on Solidarity Forever; Len Skanes, acoustic guitar and vocal on Solidarity Forever.

Re-issue produced by Peter Narváez and Jim Payne for:

SingSong Inc.
Box 6371
St. John’s, Newfoundland A1C 6J9
Canada

709-726-3570/3533

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