Songs About North East England

Dec. 15, 2021
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Writer: Alaricmc

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Fare Thee Well NorthumberlandMark KnopflerMakinavaja
2Here Comes GeordieRichard Thompsonmegadom
3A Great Northern RiverThe Unthanksseverin
4ShipbuildingElvis Costello & the AttractionsShoegazer
5Fisticuffs on Frederick StreetToy DollsTraktor Albatrost
6Durham TownRoger Whittakerseverin
7Til the Cows Come HomePrefab SproutToffeeBoy
8Byker HillMartin Carthy & Dave Swarbricksonofwebcore
9Breeze on the TeesPainted PlacesMakinavaja
10Grace DarlingStrawbsShivSidecar
11The Row Between the CagesBob Fox & Stu LuckleyTatankaYotanka
12Sunderland BoysLindisfarneLoud Atlas
13Girl of the North CountryAlan PriceMarconius7
14The Truck Driver and His MatePet Shop BoysVikingChild
15Ghost TownAngelic UpstartsCarpgate
16Rap Her to BankJack ElliottParaMhor
17Blue MurderTom Robinson BandAltraEgo
18Two HalvesRichard DawsonSongBarLandlord
19Back in Durham JailJez LoweSuzi
20When It All Comes TrueLanterns on the LakeTempusfugit

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Blaydon RacesOwen BranniganTarquinSpodd
2Sailing to PhiladelphiaMark KnopflerUncleben
3The Fair Flower of NorthumberlandDick Gaughantreefrogdemon
4ShipyardStingFred Erickson
5The Hartlepool PedlarThe Young'unsSuzi
6Whatever Happened to You (The Likely Lads Theme)Highly Likelymegadom
7The Sandgate Dandling SongBridie Jackson & the ArbourAlison Dempster
8Stars Fell on StocktonThe Shadowsseverin
9Tar Barrel in DaleRachel Unthank & the Wintersetmegadom
10Brother BrotherKane Gangpejepeine
11Smoke of HomeMegsonMakinavaja
12When the Boat Comes InAlex Glasgowmegadom
13Alnwick and TyneBlyth PowerShivSidecar
14Lads of AlnwickKathryn TickellTempusfugit
15The Land of Three RiversVin GarbuttShivSidecar
16Crocodile ShoesJimmy NailLoud Atlas
17Cushy ButterfieldThe Mitford FamilyTarquinSpodd
18Fareweel RegalityRachel Unthank & the WintersetSuzi
19Talk to Me Dirty in GeordieJez LoweSuzi
20793 (Slaget Om Lindisfarne)EnslavedTraktor Albatrost

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Author: Marconius

Marconius is the creator of this index and also hosts a travel blog and a political blog. He is retired after 40 years in broadcast television. He lives in suburban Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada with his wife. They are the parents of two adult children and proud grandparents of two wonderful grandchildren.

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