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The Well Below the Valley - Planxty
Track Listing
  1. Cunla
  2. Pat Reilly
  3. Slip Jigs: The Kid on the Mountain/An Phis Fhliuch
  4. As I Roved Out
  5. Reels: The Dogs Among the Bushes/Jenny's Wedding
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  1. Cunla
  2. Pat Reilly
  3. Slip Jigs: The Kid on the Mountain/An Phis Fhliuch
  4. As I Roved Out
  5. Reels: The Dogs Among the Bushes/Jenny's Wedding
  6. The Well Below the Valley
  7. Hewlett
  8. Bean Phaidin
  9. Hornpipes: A Fisherman's Lilt/Cronin's Hornpipe
  10. As I Roved Out
  11. Solo Jig: Humours of Ballyloughlin
  12. Time Will Cure Me
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Planxty begins its remarkable sophomore release The Well Below the Valley with the pipe-led "Cunla," an engaging round sung by founder Christy Moore. Impeccably played dance tunes, soulful laments, and rollicking narratives follow, allowing listeners access to the full breadth of the group's many talents. The record's centerpiece is the eerie title track, a taut, mid-tempo dirge that's loosely based on the story of Jesus at the Well. Though traditional, the tune's incestuous overtones and dark imagery have limited its ...

The Well Below the Valley 1990, Shanachie Records

UPC: 016351791023

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