Doughboys and Molasses Oh!

Doughboys and Molasses Oh!

  • Doughboys and Molasses, Oh! Traditional Songs from the Gros MorneRegion offers listeners a new perspective on the musical heritage of this distinctive area of Newfoundland’s west coast. The disc features 23 carefully restored tracks originally recorded from local singers by folk song researchers in the mid-twentieth century. Also included are four new performances specially commissioned for this compilation.

    The accompanying booklet explores the stories of the songs, the singers, and the collectors, as well as the role of singing in family and community life.


    Read more: Doughboys and Molasses Oh!
  • Artist: Various
  • Category: Category: Ballads
  • SKU: ss dmo bot 1220


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Doughboys and Molasses Oh! $20.00

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29 Tracks Total
Name File Size Price Select Previews
01 Doughboys and Molasses Oh!: Payne Family 1.49 MB $0.99
02 Bar the Door O: Annie Walters 3.37 MB $0.99
03 The Crocodile Song: Naaman Payne 5.59 MB $1.99
04 Bright Phoebe: Charlotte Decker 3.77 MB $1.99
05 The Wreck of the Steamship Ethie : Jim Payne


6.20 MB $1.99
06 The Shanty Boys: Henry Hutchings 5.70 MB $1.99
07 The Spanish Lass: Lenora Stevens Biggin 6.41 MB $1.99
08 Goodbye John, but Don't Stop Long: Everett Bennett 5.41 MB $1.99
09 Bold Wolfe: Matthew Byrne 16.45 MB $2.49
10 The Fox and the Goose: Clara Stevens 3.99 MB $1.99
11 The Little Beggarman: George Payne 4.00 MB $1.99
12 Thomas and Nancy: Anita Best 9.13 MB $1.99
13 Save Your Money When You're Young: Amos Payne 5.71 MB $1.99
14 Young Daniel: Annie Walters 6.13 MB $1.99
15 The Dance at Daniel's Harbour: Becky Bennett 4.04 MB $1.99
16 She Died In Love: Annie Walters 4.60 MB $1.99
17 The Brave Engineer: Jim Bennett 5.44 MB $1.99
18 The Fishermen of Newfoundland: Daniel Payne 11.51 MB $2.49
19 Oxford City: Edna Mae, Jesse and Ruth Payne 10.39 MB $1.99
20 Oh No, Not I: Everett Bennett 7.33 MB $1.99
21 All Hands Away Tomorrow: Arthur Nicolle 5.83 MB $1.99
22 Lily of the West: Becky and Freeman Bennett 9.43 MB $1.99
23 Cabbage and Goose: Freeman Bennett 7.90 MB $1.99
24 The Farmer's Curst Wife: George Decker 5.17 MB $1.99
25 The Ten Joys of Mary: Charlotte Decker 7.30 MB $1.99
26 My Mother Won't Let Me Marry: Winton Payne 1.36 MB $0.99
DMO cover 1.02 MB 0.00
DMO booklet 5.28 MB $5.00
Doughboys and Molasses Oh! (includes booklet) (All Tracks) $20.00
Doughboys and Molasses, Oh! is produced by folklorist Dr. Anna Kearney Guigné for the Back on Track series. It is a co-production of MMaP and the Canadian Museum of History, under the auspices of the Cultures of Sound Network, with generous support from Parks Canada.



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