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NewFound Records - Ep. 635 - Work

Vinyl records by Newfoundland & Labrador's pioneer recording artists.


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Length: 0:55:00
Uploaded: 3 Sep, 2021

Recording Date: 3 Sep, 2021
Recording Location: CHMR-FM, St. John's, NL
Logsheet: logsheet_257116.pdf
Language: English
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air

Program Title: NewFound Records - Ep. 635 - Work
Description: NewFound Records marks the Labour Day weekend.

Tune in and you`ll hear a unique mix of songs about the plight of miners, loggers, fishers, and fish plant workers. You`ll even hear instructions for filling out unemployment reports to the tune of a Gregorian Chant. And all the tracks are performed by Newfoundland and Labrador`s pioneer recording artists.

Stacked on the turntable for this episode are records by Pierce Cull, Ray McLean, Jim Payne & Kelly Russell, Irish Coffee, Free Beer, and loads more.

(Encore of Episode 426 - originally aired September 2, 2017)

Host(s): Wayne Tucker
Featured Speakers/Guests:

Credits: 1. JOHN WHITE: The Badger Drive
2. DICK NOLAN: Sixteen Tons
3. RAY MCLEAN & THE BOYS FROM BELL ISLAND: The Miners of Bell Island
4. ROY McCAULL: St. Lawrence Miner
5. DICK GARDINER: Carol Lake Strikers Song
6. BUCHANS MINERS: Aftermath
8. IRISH COFFEE: Fisherman’s Song
9. PEPPER TREE: Workin'
10. PIERCE CULL: Working in the Cold Storage
11. FREE BEER: Pogorian Chant
12. FREE BEER: The Optomistic Job Hunter
13. THE NEWFIES (Gerry & Aggie): Fisherman's Waltz


Regional > Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador
Arts and Culture > Music > Folk & Roots
Type: Weekly Program

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Host: Wayne Tucker NFR 635 (Work) Download (3)
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Comments: Break 1: Starts 10:20 Ends 11:22 Length 01:02 Break 2: Starts 34:08 Ends 36:45 Length 02:37 Encore of Ep. 426. Prod. & Rec. by Wayne Tucker. To air on CHMR Sep. 5 2020. NFR Web:

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