GAN TO THE KYE WI' MI

Latest update on 28/04/2011

Artist: High Level Ranters
Author: traditional
Label: Topic
Year: 1983

On lp Border Spirit as a tribute to local piper Billy Pigg. Northhumbrian folk from Newcastle collected in John Stokoe's Songs Of Northern England (1893). Kye is an old plural for cows. Kine in the lyrics also refers to cows. Locally medleys occur with Here's The Tender Coming, which gave its title to the Unthanks third album.

Covers:

2006:

Dave Webber & Anni Fentiman [as Gan To The Kye]

2008:

Malinky [instrumental in medley with The Cottongrass]

2011:

Unthanks [as Gan To The Kye]

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