User Name
Password
AppleNova Forums » GamingNova »

Blackleg Miner : Songs by which to Mine


Register Members List Calendar Search FAQ Posting Guidelines
Blackleg Miner : Songs by which to Mine
Thread Tools
drewprops
Magnificent Basturd™
sagacious-d
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Atlanta
 
2012-01-23, 11:53

What do you listen to when you be digging dirt?

Captain Drew prefers The New Minstrel Revue singing Blackleg Miner


It's in the evening after dark,
When the blackleg miner creeps to work,
With his moleskin pants and dirty shirt,
There goes the blackleg miner!


Well he takes his tools and doon he goes
To hew the coal that lies below,
There's not a woman in this town-row
Will look at the blackleg miner.


Oh, Seghill is a terrible place.
They rub wet clay in the blackleg's face,
And around the heaps they run a trace,
To catch the blackleg miner!


So, dinna gan near the Delaval mine.
Across the way they stretch a line,
To catch the throat and break the spine
Of the dirty blackleg miner.


They grab his duds and his pick as well,
And they hoy them down the pit of hell.
Doon ye go, and fare ye well,
You dirty blackleg miner!


So join the union while you may.
Don't wait till your dying day,
For that may not be far away,
You dirty blackleg miner!




...

Steve Jobs ate my cat's watermelon.
Captain Drew on Twitter
  quote
709
¡Damned!
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Purgatory
 
2012-01-23, 12:04

Quote:
Originally Posted by drewprops View Post
What do you listen to when you be digging dirt?
Hole, Blockhead, White Zombie and of course Nick Cave.
  quote
Posting Rules Navigation
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Post Reply

Forum Jump
Thread Tools
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to stop certain songs playing when using "shuffle songs" on iPod Mikester Genius Bar 14 2012-03-29 10:01
This is my rifle. There are many like it, but this one is mine. turtle AppleOutsider 174 2009-05-03 22:33
New song of mine that I'm actually proud of! Wrao AppleOutsider 3 2006-01-06 19:19
Songs you listen to while reading threads about songs you listen to alcimedes AppleOutsider 4 2006-01-04 20:45


« Previous Thread | Next Thread »

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:59.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2004 - 2020, AppleNova