Alistair Hulett

The Earl of Errol (Alistair Hulett)

“The Earl of Errol” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Earl of Errol” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. Lord Errol, he’s got a bonnie place; it stands on yonder plain. But a bad report this lady’s made that Errol’s no’ a man. Wi’ the rantin’ o’t an’ the dauntin’ o’t an’ according as ye […]

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The Recruited Collier (Alistair Hulett)

“The Recruited Collier” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Recruited Collier” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. “What’s the matter with you, my lass, And where’s your dashing Jimmy?” The soldier boys, they’ve picked him up. They’ve taked him far, far from me. Last payday, he went off to town, And them red-coated fellows, Enticed

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Among Proddy Dogs and Papes (Alistair Hulett)

“Among Proddy Dogs and Papes” Sheet Music (pdf). “Among Proddy Dogs and Papes” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Alistair Hulett. Tune: Alistair Hulett. As a child, I was raised on salted oats And tales of the savage past; I learned to love the drifting rain And winter’s icy blast; And all day

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The Day That the Boys Came Down (Alistair Hulett)

“The Day That the Boys Came Down” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Day That the Boys Came Down” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Roaring Jack. Tune: Roaring Jack. They came down the backstreet, the dicks and the flatfeet With dogs that had nosed his things back at Long Bay; And they had a

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Everyone I Know (Alistair Hulett)

“Everyone I Know” Sheet Music (pdf). “Everyone I Know” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Alistair Hulett. Tune: Alistair Hulett. Everyone I know is feeling the pinch Of these straightened days: Small change is counted on Tuesday; By Wednesday, we’re always broke. Every week it seems they cut One more inch off our

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The Fair Flower of Northumberland (Alistair Hulett)

“The Fair Flower of Northumberland” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Fair Flower of Northumberland” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. The Provost’s ae dochter was walkin’ her lane— O, but her love, it was easy won— When she heard a Scots prisoner makin’ his mane. Aye, and she was the floo’er

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Farewell to Whisky (Alistair Hulett)

“Farewell to Whisky” Sheet Music (pdf). “Farewell to Whisky” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. “Johnny, my man, dae ye no think o’ risin’ For the day is weel spent and the night’s comin’ on. And yer siller, it’s a’ deen and yer stoupes lie before ye. O, so rise,

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Harold’s Best Men (Alistair Hulett)

“Harold’s Best Men” Sheet Music (pdf). “Harolds Best Men” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Alistair Hulett. Tune: Alistair Hulett. Wor work is taken from us now; they’ve closed the pit doon; There’s eighty-five per cent unemployed in this toon; On days filled wi’ sorrow that strang beer cannae droon, A fiver will

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In the Days of ’49 (Alistair Hulett)

“In the Days of ’49” Sheet Music (pdf). “In the Days of ’49” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Alistair Hulett. Tune: Alistair Hulett. In the days of ’49, the Miners’ Federation, They took on the Big Australian, backed by government and law. Chifley sent the troops to force them by starvation, To

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The John Maclean March (Alistair Hulett)

“The John Maclean March” Sheet Music (pdf). “The John Maclean March” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Hamish Henderson. Tune: Hamish Henderson. Hey, Mac, did ye see him as ye cam doon by Gorgie Awa’ ower the Lammerlaw an’ north o’ the Tay? Yon man is comin’. The hale toon is turnin’ oot.

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Lads of the BLF (Alistair Hulett)

“Lads of the BLF” Sheet Music (pdf). “Lads of the BLF” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Roaring Jack. Tune: Roaring Jack. Now times have changed, you can’t deny; They’ve got our backs up against the wall; Workers’ pow’r must organize Or there’ll be no workers’ pow’r at all; Corporations rule this land;

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The Merchant’s Son (Alistair Hulett)

“The Merchant’s Son” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Merchant’s Son” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. Noo dae ye ken o’ the merchant’s son? It’s untae beggin’ he has gone. He’s mounted high on a milk-white steed And awa’ for pleasure he did ride. Richt faalt atint alido, richt faalt aday.

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Song of a Drinking Man’s Wife (Alistair Hulett)

“Song of a Drinking Man’s Wife” Sheet Music (pdf). “Song of a Drinking Man’s Wife” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Roaring Jack. Tune: Roaring Jack. My old man has a heart that is warm As a breeze on a summer’s afternoon. He is clever with his hands; you should see his fingers

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Pastures of Plenty (Alistair Hulett)

“Pastures of Plenty” Sheet Music (pdf). “Pastures of Plenty” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Woody Guthrie. Tune: “Pretty Polly.” It’s a mighty hard road that my poor hands have hoed. My poor feet have traveled this hot, dusty road. Out of your Dust Bowl and westward we rolled. Your deserts were hot,

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Playing for the Traffic (Alistair Hulett)

“Playing for the Traffic” Sheet Music (pdf). “Playing for the Traffic” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Roaring Jack. Tune: Roaring Jack. You could have seen him any day up the back of Martin Place In a battered Sunday suit that’s seen far better days Blowing on a mouth harp with the kind

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Quite Early Morning (Alistair Hulett)

“Quite Early Morning” Sheet Music (pdf). “Quite Early Morning” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Pete Seeger. Tune: Pete Seeger. They say it’s darkest before the dawn. This thought keeps me moving on. If we could heed these early warnings, The time is now quite early morning! If we could heed these early

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The Road to Dundee (Alistair Hulett)

“The Road to Dundee” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Road to Dundee” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. Cold winter was howling o’er moor and o’er mountain, And wild was the surge of the dark, rolling sea, When I met about daybreak a bonnie, young lassie, Who asked me the road

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The Siege of Union Street (Alistair Hulett)

“The Siege of Union Street” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Siege of Union Street” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Alistair Hulett. Lyrics: Alistair Hulett. Tune: Alistair Hulett. You should have seen us down at Erko, Fourteenth August, Saturday night. To Newtown, Stanmore, Enmore, and Petersham, Calls went out, “Workers, unite!” We built a bloody great wall

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