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Album Details for Frankie Goes to Town by Frankie Gavin

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Artist NameFrankie Gavin
Album TitleFrankie Goes to Town
MusiciansFrankie Gavin (fiddle, flute), with Alec Finn (bouzouki), Charlie Lennon (piano)
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Green Linnet GLCD 3051, 1991. Recorded in Dublin, 1988–89. Reissue of what? Notes by Frankie Gavin. Note that tracks 13 and 15 are switched (at least on my CD), making the liner notes wrong.

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11 Reel Tie the Ribbons
[1st tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] McKenna's Reels / [set title, on tray card:] John McKenna's Reels
2 Reel Ballina Lass
[2nd tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] McKenna's Reels / [set title, on tray card:] John McKenna's Reels
Performer: (fiddle), (flute)
21 Reel Paddy Canny's Toast
[1st tune in a set titled:] Paddy Canney's Toast [sic]
2 Reel [untitled] NĂ­ fios
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Paddy Canney's Toast [sic]
31 Hpipe Golden Eagle
[1st tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] Humours of Galway / [set title, on tray card:] The Humours of Galway
2 Reel Jackson's Reel
[2nd tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] Humours of Galway / [set title, on tray card:] The Humours of Galway
3 Reel Maudabawn Chapel
[3rd tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] Humours of Galway / [set title, on tray card:] The Humours of Galway
4 Reel Hand Me Down the Tackle
[4th tune in a set titled, in liner notes:] Humours of Galway / [set title, on tray card:] The Humours of Galway
41 JigD Walls of Liscarroll
The Walls of Liscarroll
51 Reel Alice's Reel
Alice's Reel
61 Reel Oak Tree
The Oak Tree
71 Reel Green Fields of America
The Green Fields of America
Performer: Frankie (fiddle)
81 SetD St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day
91 Reel Maids of Castlebar
[1st tune in a set titled:] Reels from the 1920's
2 Reel Woman of the House
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Reels from the 1920's
3 Reel Steeplechase
[3rd in set] Reels from the 1920's
101 Reel Mama's Pet
[1st tune in a set titled:] Mama's Pet / [title given for this particular tune:] Mama's Pet
Performer: (flute), (fiddle)
2 Reel Sailor on the Rock
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Mama's Pet / [title given for this particular tune:] The Sailor on the Rock
Performer: (flute), (fiddle)
3 Reel Coachman's Whip
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Mama's Pet / [title given for this particular tune:] The Coachman's Whip
Performer: (flute), (fiddle)
111 JigD Rose in the Heather
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Doberman's Wallet / [title given for this particular tune:] The Rose in the Heather
2 JigD Rambler
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Doberman's Wallet / [title given for this particular tune:] The Rambler
3 JigD Doberman's Wallet
[3rd tune in a set titled:] The Doberman's Wallet / [titles given for this particular tune:] The Doberman's Wallet / The Drimneen Jig
121 Reel Ladies' Choice
[1st tune in a set titled:] Ladies' Choice
2 Reel Ladies' Choice
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Ladies' Choice
131 Reel Pigeon on the Gate
[mislabeled as:] The Maid Behind the Barrel / [the presumably intended title appears at track 15:] Pigeon On The Gate
141 Reel Dowry Reels
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Dowry Reels
2 Reel Parcel of Land
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Dowry Reels
151 Reel Mullingar Races
[1st tune in a set mislabeled as:] Pigeon on the Gate / [the presumably intended track title appears at track 13:] The Maid Behind The Barrel
2 Reel Kiss the Maid behind the Barrel
[2nd tune in a set mislabeled as:] Pigeon on the Gate / [the presumably intended track title appears at track 13:] The Maid Behind The Barrel
161 Reel All about Weaving
[1st tune in a set titled:] All About Weaving
2 Reel Weaving Dreams
[2nd tune in a set titled:] All About Weaving
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