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Ballad Of The Black Country
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On this page you can not listen to mp3 music free or download album or mp3 track to your PC, phone or tablet. All materials are provided for educational purposes. Released at: This album was released on the label Broadside (catalog number BRO 116). This album was released in 1975 year. The album included the following session artists: Concertina, Accordion, Melodeon.

The Ballad of John Henry is the seventh studio album by the American blues rock musician Joe Bonamassa. Produced by Kevin Shirley, it was released on 24 February 2009 by J&R Adventures and topped the US Billboard Top Blues Albums chart

1968: (Jon Raven, Mike Raven, Jean Ward) Songs of the Black Country (Broadside Records BRO100). 1968 (Jon Raven) The Halliard & Jon Raven (Broadside BRO 106), with Nic Jones, Dave Moran and Nigel Paterson. 1972: (Michael Raven) Death and the Lady (Folk Heritage FHR 047), with Joan Mills. 1973: (Jon Raven) Songs of a Changing World (Trailer LER 2083), with Nic Jones & Tony Rose. 1974: (Mike Raven) The Jolly Machine (Folk Heritage FHR 053), with Joan Mills and Saga. 1976: (Jean Ward) Stay Not Late (solo album Folksound FS104). 1977 (Jon Raven) Steam Ballads (Broadside Records BRO 121), with Harry Boardman, Tony Rose & Kempion.

In 2009, he named his seventh studio album The Ballad of John Henry after one of the most enduring tales in American folk music. The difference between these two songs should signal a great difference between the two albums and that's true, to a certain extent. The Ballad of John Henry is heavy on myth-making that translates to heavy guitars on several occasions, particularly on the epic six-minute title track, whose roiling minor-key riffs, orchestrations, and excursions into acoustic instruments are closer to prog than blues.

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Folklore and songs of the Black Country: Folk out of focus; being a brief resume of the little known folk lore of the Black Country and Staffordshire" – Wolverhampton Folk Song Club, 1965. Folk-lore and songs of the Black Country & West Midlands" – Wolverhampton Folk Song Club, 1967. Eight Traditional Tunes in Tablature: Easy But Effective Arrangements for Solo Guitar of British Folk Tunes" – Michael Raven, 1975. One Thousand English Country Dance Tunes" – Michael Raven, 1999. Land of Lost Content: Folk Songs and Settings of Poems by English Poets" – Michael Raven, 1999. A Guide to Staffordshire and the Black Country the Potteries & the Peak" – Michael Raven, 2004. A Guide to Shropshire" – Michael Raven, 2005. A Good Christmas Box: Christmas Carols Published in 1847 in Dudley" – Michael Raven, 2007.


A1 John Hobbs 1:11
A2 Nine Times A Night 1:48
A3 All Bells In Paradise 4:25
A4 Brave Collier Lads 2:51
A5 John Wilkinson 2:26
A6 Wedgebury Cocking 3:51
A7 The Funny Rigs Of Good And Tender Hearted Masters 3:24
A8 The Tommy Note 3:15
B1 The Nailmakers' Strike 3:30
B2 The Jews They Crucified Him 2:39
B3 The Brave Dudley Boys 4:08
B4 Souling, Clemeny, Gooding 4:06
B5 The Oxford And Hampton Railway 3:53
B6 Perry's Croft Bull Bait 2:19
B7 The Song Of The Staffordshire Men 2:49


  • Concertina, Accordion, Melodeon – John Kirkpatrick
  • Fiddle, Psaltery [Bowed] – Dave Oxley
  • Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Dulcimer – Jon Raven
  • Whistle, Bodhrán, Backing Vocals – Mike Billington


Songs about the activities, aspirations and Problems of the Black Country folk of the late 18th and 19th centuries.