Number Nine Bread Street - Number Nine Bread Street

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Catalogue Number: KSG001
Release Date: 01/01/1995
Format: CD

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Number nine bread street is a pub, an obscure little building found down a narrow once-cobble street, A collection coin flip from Wakefield cathedral, almost hidden in the shadows. Number nine bread street and it's five thirty, late afternoon the five door bolts are drawn. A yellow block of light falls on the pavement. Inside the glass globes blaze, the coal fire crackle is the only sound to break this early silence. Soon the news boy will enter over the pale dunes of deal sawdust lying on the flagged floor. This is an old pub clinging to an old tradition.

The setting is peacful, nothing until six o'clock, six thirty when the door again opens and number nine bread street gradually shrugs to life. Pearls of drizzle on cropped hair and a guitar. The one long bar with its elbow-rubbed sheen stands the press of customers, more talk and blue curls of tobacco smoke haze drifts over all.

A banjo glints next to the guitar, a whistle of music, the regular voices tune up with a burst of laughter. The singing begins, a crowd of likely and unlikely characters range their voices through the rafters.

Number nine bread street, this is another night here, the place resounds with song and local talk while strangers are bearing lovely ideas away in odd corners

Number nine bread street is a record

Track Listing:
No. Name Composer(s) Length Year
1.) The Travelling People Kev Slatter (McColl-Seeger) 02 mins 25 secs 1967
2.) Girl for all Seasons Dave Nuttall (Parfitt) 02 mins 52 secs 1967
3.) Yes, You Gotta Gotta Walk Jane Westlake (Traditional) 02 mins 53 secs 1967
4.) Love Minus Zero Ivor Lloyd-Morgan (Dylan) 02 mins 55 secs 1967
5.) Painting a Lady Bob Hart (Levon-Hart) 03 mins 26 secs 1967
6.) North Country Cinderella Chris Coombs 02 mins 27 secs 1967
7.) No Lions, No Trumpets Bob Hart (Levon-Hart) 03 mins 23 secs 1967
8.) Stroke Two (Aside Chris Coombs 01 mins 55 secs 1967
9.) Doing the Rounds Piff Parfitt 02 mins 01 secs 1967
10.) Summertime Ivor Lloyd-Morgan (Gershwin) 02 mins 51 secs 1967
11.) Beatuful Strangers Jane Westlake (Levon-Hart) 02 mins 49 secs 1967
12.) College Girl Piers Johnson (Levon-Hart) 05 mins 33 secs 1967
13.) Song of Black Glass Bob Hart (Levon-Hart) 01 mins 41 secs 1967
14.) Corrina Corrina Chris Coombs (Traditional) 02 mins 20 secs 1967