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Album Contents: A Jacket of Batteries by De Dannan

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Artist NameDe Dannan
Album TitleA Jacket of Batteries
MusiciansFrankie Gavin (fiddle, flute, piano), Aidan Coffey (accordion), Alec Finn (bouzouki, guitar, keyboard), Eleanor Shanley (vocals), Colm Murphy (bodhrán), Adele O'Dwyer (cello), with Trevor Hutchinson (double bass, fretless bass), Jimmy McCarthy (backing vocals), Shaney & Wanda (backing vocals), Pádraig Stephens (percussion)
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Green Linnet GLCD 3053, 1991. Recorded in Dublin Sept. 1988. Also issued in Ireland as Harmac HMCD48, 1988. Not indexed here: track 2 (The Call and the Answer), track 4 (Flatbush Waltz), track 5 (Catalonia), track 8 (Mandela), track 9 (The Rambles of Bach), track 13 (Elanor Rigby).

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11 Reel Land of Sunshine
[1st tune in a set titled:] A Jacket of Batteries
2 Reel Old Pigeon on the Gate
[2nd tune in a set titled:] A Jacket of Batteries
31 Reel Clumsy Lover
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Clumsy Lover
Performer: Aidan (accordion)
2 Reel Clumsy Lover
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Clumsy Lover
61 Reel Sailing In
Sailing In
2 Reel Alice's Reel
Alice's Reel
71 Song Mountains of Pomeroy
Mountains of Pomeroy
101 Song Tá mé 'mo Shuí
Táim I mo shuí [sic]
111 JigD Doberman's Wallet
Doberman's Wallet
121 Song Carrickfergus
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