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Album Contents: Words and Music by Planxty

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Artist NamePlanxty
Album TitleWords and Music
MusiciansChristy Moore (guitar, vocals, bodhrán), Andy Irvine (bouzouki, mandolin, vocals, harmonica), Liam O'Flynn (pipes, whistle), Donal Lunny (guitar, bouzouki, bowed psaltery, spinet, dulcimer, bodhrán, synthesizer), with Bill Whelan (keyboards), James Kelly (fiddle), Nollaig Casey (fiddle), Eoghan O'Neill (bass guitar)
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Shanachie 79035, 1991. Reissue of what? Recorded Dec. 1982 in Dublin. Not indexed here: tracks 4, 5, 7, 8.

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11 JigD Queen of the Rushes
The Queen of the Rushes
Performer: Liam (pipes)
2 JigD Paddy Fahy's
Paddy Fays Jig [sic]
Performer: Liam (pipes), possibly with (fiddle)
21 Song Thousands Are Sailing
Thousands Are Sailing
Performer: Andy Irvine
31 Song Táimse im' Chodladh
Táimse Im' Chodladh
Performer: Liam (pipes)
61 Reel Achonry Lasses
The Aconry Lasses
Performer: Liam (pipes), with James Kelly? (fiddle)
2 Reel Mountain Lark
The Old Wheels of the World
Performer: Liam (pipes), with James Kelly? (fiddle)
3 Reel Spike Island Lassies
The Spike Island Lasses
Performer: Liam (pipes), with James Kelly? (fiddle)
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