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The Men They Couldn't Hang - Waiting For Bonaparte mp3 album

  • Performer: The Men They Couldn't Hang
  • Title: Waiting For Bonaparte
  • Genre: Rock
  • Country: Europe
  • Formats: AU ADX DTS MIDI MMF AHX RA
  • Released: 1988
  • Style: Folk Rock, Indie Rock
  • MP3 album: 1931 mb
  • FLAC album: 1460 mb
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The Men They Couldn't Hang - Waiting For Bonaparte mp3 album

The original final line of the song – "and oh, that iron bastard, she still gets her way" (a reference to the then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher) had to be removed for the single version to ensure radio airplay  . In 1987 the band switched to Magnet Records and the new record released was: Waiting for Bonaparte. On Thursday 8 October 2009, almost 25 years since The Men They Couldn't Hang played their first proper gig in Camden Town at The Electric Ballroom, they returned for the official 25 Year Anniversary Celebration.

Album Waiting for Bonaparte. for Bonaparte Red is the colour of the new republic Blue is the colour of the sea White is the colour of my innocence Not surrender to your mercy All you soldiers, all you sailors, all you labourers of the land All you beggars, all you builders, all you come here to watch me hang To the masters we are the rabble, we.

Album · 1987 · 14 Songs. Released: Dec 31, 1987. 2007 The Men They Couldn't Hang. More By The Men They Couldn't Hang. The boat rides south of Ailsa Craig in the waning of the light There's thirty men in Lendalfit to make our burden light And there's thirty horse in Hazleholm with the halters on their heads All set this night up on your life if wind and water speed Smugglers drink of the frenchmens wine and the darkest night is the smugglers. Lime Away we ran from the excise man It's a smugglers life for me It's a smugglers life for me Oh lass you have a cozy bed, and cattle you have ten Can you not live a lawful life and live with lawful men?.

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One year later, they followed up the success of "Waiting for Bonaparte" with their fourth album, "Silvertown". In 1989 they played to over 250,000 people in Estonia as communism started to crumble and followed this with an unforgettable Reading Festival appearance

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Waiting for Bonaparte is the third studio album by The Men They Couldn't Hang. The Men They Couldn't Hang Silver Town (The Men They Couldn't Hang album) How Green Is the Valley Berkshire . From 2011 to the present day, Sputnik has occupied the drum stool for folk/punk icons The Men They Couldn't Hang, playing drums and piano on their latest fan-funded album The Defiant (2014). The Men They Couldn't Hang The Surfin' Lungs Manchester Singer-songwriter Session musician. And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 The Crest
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:40
A2 Smugglers
Arranged By – TMTCH*Written-By – Traditional
4:20
A3 Dover Lights
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:40
A4 Bounty Hunter
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:27
A5 Island In The Rain
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:50
B1 The Colours
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:45
B2 Midnight Train
Written-By – P. Simmonds*, TMTCH*
3:40
B3 Father's Wrong
Written-By – P. Odgers*, TMTCH*
4:32
B4 Life Of A Small Fry
Written-By – S. Cush*, TMTCH*
3:37
B5 Mary's Present
Written-By – P. Odgers*, TMTCH*
3:34

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Magnet Records Ltd.
  • Published By – Intersong Music Ltd.
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Distributed By – RPM Record Company (Pty) Ltd. – MAG 5027
  • Licensed To – RPM Record Company (Pty) Ltd. – MAG 5027

Credits

  • Bass – Ricky*
  • Drums, Percussion – Jon*
  • Engineer – Ben Kape, Ian Caple, Mick Glossop
  • Fiddle – Bobby Valentino
  • Lacquer Cut By – TY1*
  • Management – Andrew Cheeseman
  • Mandolin, Bouzouki [Bazouki], Lead Guitar, Keyboards – Paul*
  • Northumbrian Pipes – Dave Shaw
  • Photography By – Peter Anderson
  • Piccolo Trumpet – Graham Ashton
  • Producer – Mick Glossop
  • Sleeve, Design – Caroline Kirwan, SDA*
  • Trumpet – Lindsey Lowe
  • Tuba – Stephen Wick
  • Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Tin Whistle, Melodica – Swill
  • Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Harmonica [Gob Iron] – Cush*

Notes

[Rear sleeve]:
℗ 1988 Magnet Records Ltd.
© 1988 Magnet Records Ltd.
[Labels]:
℗ 1988 Original sound recording made by Magnet Records Ltd.
Except "Island In The Rain" ℗ 1987.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6001211141111
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped [etched]): MAGL5027A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped [etched]): MAGL5027B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MAGL 5075 The Men They Couldn't Hang Waiting For Bonaparte ‎(LP, Album) Magnet MAGL 5075 Europe 1988
713 022, 713022 The Men They Couldn't Hang Waiting For Bonaparte ‎(LP, Album) Magnet , Magnet 713 022, 713022 Europe Unknown
242 366-1 The Men They Couldn't Hang Waiting For Bonaparte ‎(LP, Album) Magnet 242 366-1 Australia 1988
242 366-1, WX 183 The Men They Couldn't Hang Waiting For Bonaparte ‎(LP, Album) Magnet , Magnet 242 366-1, WX 183 UK & Europe 1988
24 23791 The Men They Couldn't Hang Waiting For Bonaparte ‎(LP, Album) Magnet 24 23791 Canada 1988




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