Chumbawamba

The Colliers’ March (Chumbawamba)

“The Colliers’ March” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Colliers’ March” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: John Freeth. Tune: “The Staffordshire Fox Chase.” The summer was over, the season unkind, In harvest a snow how uncommon to find; The times were oppressive, —and well be it known, That hunger will strongest of fences break down; […]

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Poverty Knock (Chumbawamba)

“Poverty Knock” Sheet Music (pdf). “Poverty Knock” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Tom Daniel. Tune: Tom Daniel. Poverty, poverty knock, my loom is a-saying all day. Poverty, poverty knock, gaffer’s too skinny to pay. Poverty, poverty knock, keeping one eye on the clock. I know I can guttle when I hear my shuttle

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Smashing of the Van (Chumbawamba)

“Smashing of the Van” Sheet Music (pdf). “Smashing of the Van” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Traditional. Attend you gallant Irishmen And listen for a while. I’ll sing to you the praises Of the sons of Erin’s Isle. It’s of those gallant heroes Who voluntar’ly ran To release two Irish shamrocks

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General Ludd’s Triumph (Chumbawamba)

“General Ludd’s Triumph” Sheet Music (pdf). “General Ludd’s Triumph” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Charles Dibdin. Tune: “Poor Jack.” No more chant your old rhymes about old Robin Hood. His feats I do little admire. I’ll sing the achievements of General Ludd, Now the hero of Nottinghamshire. Brave Ludd was to measures of

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Chartist Anthem (Chumbawamba)

“Chartist Anthem” Sheet Music (pdf). “Chartist Anthem” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Ben Boucher. Tune: Ben Boucher. A hundred years, a thousand years, We’re marching on the road. The going isn’t easy yet. We’ve got a heavy load. Oh, we’ve got a heavy load. The way is blind with blood and sweat, And

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The Diggers’ Song (Chumbawamba)

“The Diggers’ Song” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Diggers’ Song” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Gerrard Winstanley. Tune: “Sam Hall” / “Captain Kidd” / “Admiral John Benbow.” You noble Diggers all, stand up now, stand up now! You noble Diggers all, stand up now! The wasteland to maintain, seeing Cavaliers by name, Your digging

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The World Turned Upside Down (Chumbawamba)

“The World Turned Upside Down” Sheet Music (pdf). “The World Turned Upside Down” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Traditional. Tune: Traditional. Through eating too much supper Before I went to bed, Strange thoughts came on my slumber, Strange thoughts came in my head. This world was topsy-turvy, And people of renown Were doing

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The Bad Squire (Chumbawamba)

“The Bad Squire” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Bad Squire” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Charles Kingsley. Tune: Traditional. The merry brown hares came a-leaping Over the crest of the hill, Where the clover and corn lay a-sleeping Under the moonlight so still. Leaping so late and so early Under their bite and their

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New York Mining Disaster, 1941 (Chumbawamba)

“New York Mining Disaster, 1941” Sheet Music (pdf). “New York Mining Disaster, 1941” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb. Tune: Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb. In the event of something happening to me, There is something I would like you all to see. It’s just a photograph of someone

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Walking into Battle with the Lord (Chumbawamba)

“Walking into Battle with the Lord” Sheet Music (pdf). “Walking into Battle with the Lord” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Performer: Chumbawamba. Lyrics: Chumbawamba. Tune: Chumbawamba. A new crusade to the Holy Land, Walking into battle with the Lord, An army of men under my command, Walking into battle with the Lord), Fight the good fight

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