Track list :


1)  Shanty Medley … 5 classic traditional songs and our signature tune.

- Stamp and Go - Le capitaine de Saint-Malo - John Kanaka - Blood Red Roses - Cape Cod Girls - Roll the Woodpile Down.

Malc, Nige, Dave, Phil, Les & Stu with 3 verses each


2) La Seine.  “ Wer’e just waiting for low tide”. Turn of the century surf life saving and pre-emptive recycling.


3) Men of Cornwall. “ Heed the call to stand beneath St. Piran’s flag “ Contemporary Cornwall to an old celtic tune.


4) A Thousand miles apart. “ Plucked from the sea, men who thought they would die.” About the achievements of the lifeboats Solomon Browne and T.G.B.


5) Waiting for the day.  ( trad. adapted ) “ Perran’s got a beach but it’s got no pier “ Coal for the  mine engines of Perranzabuloe had to be unloaded on the beach. ( Phil. )


6) The smell of the oil.  “ When the birds and the rocks turned black “ Torrey Canyon - the first great ecological catastrophe.


7) Leave her Johnny leave her. ( trad.  ) Dave with a classic tale of nautical infidelity.


8) The Cherbourg Run. “ In the interests of tax avoidence “ In the 18th century- if you wanted cheap booze from France you had to buy your own ship first…


9) Stamp and Go. “ And leave this hellish land behind “ From Graham Moore’s folk opera about the return of the transported Tolpuddle Martyrs. ( Malc. )

This is our first CD - it's a balance between traditional sea shantys and songs with a local Cornish story to tell.

The CD comes in a triptych wallet - all the pictures are relevant to the songs -

The cover picture is of La Seine - she still lies there today.

Follow the links on the track list for the words of the songs and background information and pictures.


Payment by cheque made out to STAMP AND GO …. And send to Lesley (‘Stamp and Go’) Station House, Perranporth Cornwall TR6 0DD

….CD cost £8.00 please add postage and packaging , UK destinations + 50p, Euro Zone +£1.35, Worldwide + £2.00.