A slightly more experienced band that also concentrates on the area of country dance music is the influential Old Swan Band. 30 years on and their new album ‘Swan-Upmanship’ still sounds fresh and unique. The sound is enhanced by the inclusion of a driving Brass and rhythm section.
Tracks: The Green-Clad Hills, Jimmy Garson’s March, Jack Robinson, William Irwin's No. 3, The Tipputs (P. Burgess/ J. Burgess), Steamboat Hornpipe, Gloucester Hornpipe, False Start, General Ward, The Day Room, Winster Gallop, Four-Hand Reel, Dark Girl Dressed In Blue, Church Street, Redwing, St. Mary's, Flowers Of Edinburgh, Soldier’s Joy, Morpeth Rant, Wenlock Edge, Summer Waltz, Flowers Of Edinburgh, Schottis fran Havero, Another Fine Mess, 'George Green's College Hornpipe'., Basquet of Oysters and Sally Sloanes, Freedom of Ireland/Kitchen Girl, Beatrice Hill’s Three-Hand Reel, Ger The Rigger/Mickey Chewing Bubble Gum.