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Titanic Commemoration Playlist 21 April, 2016

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Here’s what patrons heard at the April 15 gathering:

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1. Take Her to Sea, Mr. Murdoch – Titanic Original Soundtrack – James Horner 4:31
2. Nearer My God To Thee – Titanic OST 2:53
3. Celine Dion – My Heart Will Go On 5:18
4. Pete Seeger – The Titanic 3:40
5. When That Great Ship Went Down – Woody Guthrie 3:27
6. Irish Rovers – The Titanic 6:40
7. Get Yo Ass in the Water and Swim Like Me (Shine on the Titanic) – George Clinton 6:00
8. Kirsty MacColl – Titanic Days 5:45
9. Peggy Seeger – Swim to the Star 3:04
10. Half Japanese – The Titanic 1:49
11. Les Barker – Have You Got Any News of the Iceberg? 3:05
12. Sissy Spacek – The Great Titanic 2:31
13. Lead Belly – The Titanic 5:14
14. Jaime Brockett – Legend of the USS Titanic 13:30
15. Gordon Lightfoot – Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald 6:38
16. George Harrison – Wreck of the Hesperus 3:36
17. Benh Zeitlin – Glory at Sea theme 2:32
18. Stan Rogers – The Mary Ellen Carter 4:57
19. Gordon Lightfoot – Ballad of Yarmouth Castle 5:15

We also sang sea shanties, which I’ll post shortly.

 

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At Sea 30 September, 2013

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Avast, ye lubbers!

Fri, Sep 27: We cut loose from our moorings and set ourselves adrift on seven seas of spectacular. ‘Twas a humid and almost rainy night with a slight ocean breeze a-billowing. The fish sticks tasted yummy and the goldfish crunchy. No one brought grog, but amber ale with chasing wodka made a difference.

Here’s half the song list, with more to soon follow:

1. Juventino Rosas – Vals sobre las Ola (Over the Waves Waltz)
2. Blind Faith – Sea Of Joy
3. Velvet Underground – Ocean
4. Jimmy Buffett – A Pirate Looks at 40
5. Phil Phillips – Sea Of Love
6. Ocean Scene a (from the original 1992 collection)
7. Stan Rogers – Wreck of the Athens Queen
8. John Williams – Poseidon Adventure theme
9. Jimmy Dean – Deep Blue Sea
10. Joe Simon – Drowning in the Sea of Love
11. Les Baxter – Ancient Galleon
12. Boiled in Lead – The Dreadnaught
13. Stan Rogers – The Maid On the Shore
14. Pentangle – A Maid That’s Deep In Love
15. The Presets – Girl And The Sea
16. The B-52’s – Rock Lobster
17. Crosby, Stills & Nash – Wooden Ships
18. Looking Glass – Brandy, You’re A Fine Girl
19. Sarah Brightman – Captain Nemo
20. Kirk Douglas – A Whale of a Tale
21. Jabbering Trout – The Fisherman
22. Sink The Bismarck – Johnny Horton
23. Homer and Jethro – We Didn’t Sink the Bismarck
24. Beach Boys – Sloop John B
25. Stan Rogers – Barrett’s Privateers
26. Boiled in Lead – My Son John
27. Patti Page – Red Sails In The Sunset
28. Ocean b (’92)
29. Crosby, Stills & Nash – Southern Cross
30. Enya – Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)
31. Kay Kyser – On a Slow Boat to China
32. Beach Boys – Sail on Sailor
33. Jimmy Buffett – Mermaid in the Night
34. 14- Jabbering Trout – Mermaid Song
35. George Harrison – Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
36. OMD – Sailing on the Seven Seas
37. Ocean c (’92)
38. Billy Bragg and Wilco – Secrets of the Sea
39. Roy Orbison – Leah
40. Stan Rogers – The Mary Ellen Carter
41. Styx – Come Sail Away
42. Decemberists – Mariner’s Revenge
43. Grateful Dead – Lost Sailor
44. CSNY – Sea of Madness
45. Ray Charles – Sail Away
46. Jimmy Buffett – Son of a Sailor
47. Gordon Lightfoot – Ballad of Yarmouth Castle
48. Led Zeppelin – Down By the Seaside
49. James Homer – Hymn to the Sea
50. Stan Rogers – Fogarty’s Cove
51. Heart – Barracuda
52. Quantum Jump – Barracuda
53. Blues Image – Ride Captain Ride
54. Iron & Wine – The Sea and The Rhythm
55. Stan Rogers – Leave Her, Johnny