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NBFS01-01 Netbusker’s Folkshoppe, A Folk Music Podcast – Wellerman and Drink Til I Die


Welcome to the first episode of the Netbusker’s Folkshoppe. In this episode you will find a brief introduction and two songs: The Wellerman and Drink Til I Die.

The Wellerman, a New Zealand whaling shanty, has been enjoying an internet craze for the last two or three years, and Drink Til I Die, featured on the Poxy Boggards’ CD Anchor Management, was written by Stu Venable in 2007.

If you have any feedback regarding this episode, please email me at contact@netbusker.net.