The Boys of the Lough is a Scottish-Irish Celtic music band active since the 1970s. Their first album, called Boys of the Lough (1972) consisted of Aly Bain (fiddle), Cathal McConnell (flute), Dick Gaughan (vocals and guitar) and Robin Morton (bodhran and vocals). Since the 1960s the Forrest Hill Bar in Edinburgh had been a centre for folk singers and instrumentalists.
Producer, Arranged By – The Boys Of The Lough. Recorded By, Mixed By – Mike Couture. Rights Society: MCPS. Other Versions (3 of 3) View All. Cat.
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Breabach also does this on their debut album, "The Big Spree" which is one of the best first albums from any group I’ve heard. Their tune sets made me think it was Battlefield Band at first. From the "Boys of The Lough" LP sleeve notes : "This serves as a good example of the interplay between the Scottish and Irish traditions. O’Neill maintained that it was written in the 17th century by the Cavan harper Myles O’Reilly. John Glen in "Early Scottish Melodies" 1900 argues strongly and convincingly of its’ Scottish origins. In the final analysis, it matters little, except as an example of the difficulty in attempting to separate completely the two traditions.
Their first album, called Boys of the Lough (1972) consisted of Aly Bain (fiddle), Cathal McConnell (flute), Dick Gaughan (vocals and guitar) and Robin Morton (bodhran and vocals). In the pub, always nicknamed "Sandy Bell's" and now formally called that, fiddler Aly Bain played along with singer/guitarists Mike Whellans and Dick Gaughan in sessions. The Boys of the Lough III (Live at Passim's) (1974) Track listing of 1997 reissue at irishtune. Lochaber No More (1976). The Piper's Broken Finger (1976).
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New listing The Boys of the Lough - Lochaber No More - LP Album Vinyl - Exc Cond 1031. Nether Lochaber: The Natural History, Legends, and Folk-Lore of the West Highlan. The Parallel Roads of Lochaber.
|A1||Lochaber No More||3:50|
|A2||The Laird O'Drumblair/Millbrae||1:58|
|A3||The Blantyre Explosion||4:00|
|A4||The Blarney Pilgrim / Jackson's Jig||2:57|
|A5||The Mountain Streams Where The Moorcocks Crow||3:38|
|A6||The Trowie Burn||2:55|
|B1||Haughton House/Kataroni/Back Reel||3:53|
|B2||One Thing Or The Other||2:27|
|B3||A Da Ships Are Sailin'/Shelder Geo/Tame Her When Da Snaw Comes||2:29|
|B4||The Bonnie Blue Eyed Lass||4:00|
|B5||Jackie Donnan's Mazurka/Bonnie Charles||3:45|
|B6||Farewell To Ireland||3:23|
- Distributed By – London Records
- Bodhrán, Concertina, Vocals – Robin Morton
- Cittern, Mandolin, Banjo, Concertina – Dave Richardson
- Fiddle – Aly Bain
- Flute, Whistle, Vocals – Cathal McConnell
|PH 1031||The Boys Of The Lough||Lochaber No More (LP, Album)||Philo||PH 1031||US||1976|
|GS-11060||The Boys Of The Lough||Lochaber No More (LP, Album)||Guimbarda, Transatlantic Records||GS-11060||Spain||1979|
|TRA 311||The Boys Of The Lough||Lochaber No More (LP, Album)||Transatlantic Records||TRA 311||UK||1976|