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January Man

1970 album by Dave Goulder and Liz Dyer, with John Churcher (flute). Originally released by Argo Records as an LP (Argo ZFB10). Reissued as a CD in 2006 by Vinyl Japan (JASKCD183).


Album cover & sleeve notes are available here

  1. The Cuckoo
  2. Pigs Can See the Wind
  3. The Wind on the Door
  4. The January Man
  5. When I was a little boy
  6. Requiem
  7. Queen of Hearts
  8. Faraway Tom
  9. Sandwood Down to Kyle
  10. The Calico Printer's Clerk
  11. Field of the Willows
  12. The Bedlam Maid
  13. In a Cold Unfriendly Way
  14. Black is the colour of my true love's hair

The January Man (original 1970 recording)

When I was a little boy

Faraway Tom

Sandwood Down to Kyle

Black is the colour

The January Man Comes Round Again

1986 solo album by Dave Goulder (Drystone CD01)

£8 for the CD.

Alternatively, you can stream the entire album free from SoundCloud here.

Album cover & sleeve notes are available here.

The January Man Songbook which accompanies the album gives all lyrics and music for the songs. Original art work table mats are also available. For details see Books and other items.


  1. Cold Kestrel
  2. Three Old Men
  3. Lakes Weekend
  4. The Raven and the Crow
  5. The Easter Tree
  6. Morning of the Year
  7. The Old Market Square
  8. The Long and Lonely Winter
  9. The Carpenter and the Sexton
  10. The January Man
  11. A Cold Unfriendly Way
  12. No More Beer from Kendal
  13. Faraway Tom
  14. Concertina Consciousness
  15. These Dry Stone Walls
  16. A Most Unpleasant Way
  17. Sandwood down to Kyle


Cold Kestrel

Lakes Weekend

The Easter Tree

The Carpenter and the Sexton

The January Man (1986 recording)

The Raven and the Crow

1971 album by Dave Goulder and Liz Dyer, with The Broken Consort. Originally released by Argo Records as an LP [Argo ZFB30]. Reissued as a CD in 2006 by Vinyl Japan (JASKCD164), and now reproduced by Here & Now Distribution Ltd.


Album cover & sleeve notes  are available here

  1. The Sexton & the Carpenter
  2. Dark North Sea
  3. Three Old Men
  4. Robin Hood's Progress to Nottingham
  5. The Raven and the Crow
  6. The Blacksmith
  7. The Old Market Square
  8. The Friar in the Well
  9. A Most Unpleasant Way, Sir
  10. The Long and Lonely Winter
  11. Till the Prawn Boats Come
  12. When They Laid You in the Ground

The Sexton and the Carpenter

Three Old Men

Robin Hood

The Old Market Square

Stone, Steam & Starlings


1993 Album by Dave Goulder, with Gordon Bok and Carol Rohl. Harbourtown Records (HARCD017)
  1. The Clearing Place
  2. The Carter
  3. Stone On Stone
  4. These Dry Stone Walls
  5. Go From My Window
  6. Proper Little Gent
  7. Linden Lea
  8. The Colours
  9. Seven Summers
  10. Friar In The Well
  11. Sally Gardens
  12. Follower
  13. I Will Go With My Father A' Ploughing
  14. Forth Bridge
  15. Footplate Cuisine
  16. Boy In Winter

The Clearing Place

Stone on Stone

Seven Summers

Friar in the Well

The Golden Days of Steam

2008 album, with 38 tracks of songs and sounds. Fellside Recordings (FECD221)
Compilation CD comprising two earlier albums, The Man Who Put the Engine in the Chip Shop and Requiem for Steam, both now unavailable.  Great deal - two albums for the price of one!
  1. Sound 1
  2. Race To The North
  3. Sound 2
  4. Station People
  5. Sound 3
  6. The Settle & Carlisle
  7. Sound 4
  8. Ais Gill
  9. Sound 5
  10. Snow Train
  11. The Man Who Put The Engine in the Chip Shop
  12. Sound 6
  13. Sound 7
  14. Last Train
  15. Sound 8
  16. Eight Freight Blues
  17. Sound 9
  18. In the Sidings Now
  19. Sound 10
  20. Big Bertha
  21. Sound 11
  22. The Dinosaur the Railway Left Behind
  23. Sound 12
  24. Narrow Gauge
  25. Sound 13
  26. Requiem
  27. I'd Like to be a Lengthman
  28. The Money Doesn't Go Very Far
  29. Turntable Song
  30. Long Narrow Shovel
  31. Ivor the Driver
  32. Shut-down of the Pinxton Line
  33. Green all the Way
  34. Black Five
  35. The Day We Run Away
  36. Footplate Song
  37. Pinwherry Dip
  38. Father Doesn't Fancy Work At All

Race to the North

The Settle & Carlisle

The Man Who Out The Engine in the Chip Shop


Eight Freight Blues

Pinwherry Dip

A Gathering of Stones

2005 album by Dave Goulder and Friends (Drystone 5).
Album cover & sleeve notes are available here.
  1. Dave Goulder, Master Craftsman
  2. Building the Wall
  3. Lay a Stane aside a Stane
  4. The Wallers
  5. Stone Winter
  6. Stone on Stone
  7. The Dry Stone Dyker
  8. The Waller
  9. Strathoykel
  10. The 1914 Dyke
  11. The Walling Song
  12. Wall
  13. Sun on Stone
  14. Dry Stone Wall
  15. None So Steady
  16. Walls of Mourne
  17. Summit Ridge of Suilven
  18. Stone
  19. Wall
  20. These Dry Stone Walls
  21. The Kingswells Consumption Dyke
  22. Wall
  23. Humpty Dumpty
  24. Humpty Dumpty
  25. The Dyke at Croick
  26. The Seamstress and the Dyker
  27. The Old Waller
  28. Whaur Hae A' The Dykers Gane
  29. Mending Wall
  30. Pictish Broch
  31. The Resurrection
  32. Dancers
  33. Stone Dance
  34. Dave the Dyker/Just for Fun/Dave the Dyker
  35. Epilogue

Selected tracks:

Lay a Stane aside a Stane

Sun on Stone

None So Steady

Humpty Dumpty

Humpty Dumpty


Stone Dance

Dave the Dyker

Rosehall Ceilidh Band

2003 album by Rosehall Ceilidh Band (Drystone 3).
Album cover & sleeve notes are available here.
  1. Strathspey: Smith's a gallant fireman; Miss Drummond of Perth; Fiddler's Joy

  2. Reels: Barrowburn Reel; John Keith Laing; Reprise Barrowburn Reel

  3. Britannia Two Step: John D Burgess; Braemar Gathering

  4. Schottische: Memories of Father Angus MacDonnell; Braes of Dunvegan

  5. Pride of Erin Waltz: Bunch of violets blue; Flower o' Northumberland; Molly Dear

  6. Postie's jig: Humours o' Glendart; Ness Bothan; Kenny Gillies of Portnalong, Skye; Reprise Humours o' Glendart

  7. Baden Powell: Inverness Gathering; Orange and Blue

  8. Virginia Reel: La Bastringe; Waiting for the Federals; Turkey in the Straw; Reprise Waiting For the Federals

  9. Strathspey: The Birks of lnvermay; Sidlaw Hills

  10. Canadian Barn Dance: Captain Carswell; Mrs MacDonald of Dunach

  11. Dashing White Sergeant: The girl I left behind me; My love she's but a lassie yet; Angus Macleod;_Reprise The girl! left behind me

  12. Waltz: Selection of Bobby MacLeod's waltzes

  13. Tune: The Braes o' Mar

  14. Slow Scandinavian Set: Tunes only

  15. The Gay Gordons: Lord Lovat set (dance fast!)

  16. Broun's Reel: Johnnie Cope; Highland Laddie; Dornoch Links

  17. Eva Three Step: Heights of Casino; MacLeod of Mull

  18. Canadian Barn Dance: Duke of Roxburgh's Farewell to Black Mount Forest; Sprig of Ivy

  19. Reels: Roll Her on the Hill; Sleep Soond in da Morning