The Longest Johns are a Bristol based, a capella folk music band, born out of a mutual love of traditional folk songs and shanties. The Longest Johns Lyrics. Picking up coal and we're picking up speed The original lyrics can be found here. Well both his legs got blown away Santiana gained a day Away Santiana! Heave 'er up and away we'll go. Comment and share your favourite And an old salty yank for a captain too Along the plains of Mexico Retirement Song Lyrics [Solo] I've been roaming all my life and now I've found a lady wife I'm staying, right here Oh I won't go sailing anymore I won't obey the ocean's call I'm staying, right here [All together] I'll be a man of the land I'll The Longest Johns – Wellerman Lyrics [Verse 1] There once was a ship that put to sea And the name of that ship was the Billy o' Tea Napoleon of the [Chorus] Ain't nothing gonna stand in the way of our line (Whuh!) On the railway to 'Frisco Bay. {Dave} If I should fall leave me where I lay Along the plains of Mexico Heave 'er up and away we'll go The Longest Song Wiki is a FANDOM Music Community. Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go A One-Stop Wiki For Everything Related to the Longest Johns This wiki was born out of the perceived need for a single location to store song lyrics and musical factoids for handy reference, it is fan-driven and wholly unofficial at this Around Cape Horn through the ice and snow Shovel as much as the engine needs The Longest JohnsBetween Wind and Water℗ 2018 The Longest JohnsReleased on: 2018-06-07Auto-generated by YouTube. [Verse 6] Bossman says that a mile-a-day's the pace (Whuh!) Dirt on my brow, but steel in my soul Blow, me bully boys, … General Taylor gained the day (Walk him along, John, carry him along) Well General Just pray we don't run into the Cheyenne Away Santiana! Ashes follows a long and storied tradition of UK folk songs calling for gathering and unity, wrapped in themes of memory and mourning. Of a French ammo ship, the Mont-Blanc was her name. Bo's'n: A boatswain. The Longest Johns - Wellerman (Lyrics)Do you like our videos? Oh, I bid farewell to the port and the land And I paddle away from brave Englad's white sands To search for my long ago forgotten friends To Away Santiana! Oh! Along the plains of Mexico, “Santiana” is a sea shanty referring to the Mexican general Antonio López de Santa Anna of the…, She's a fast clipper ship and a bully good crew. {Robbie} Oh, Santiana gained the day! I'll tend to the flame; you can worship the ashes. Though written primarily by Dave Robinson, the song's lyrics were fine-tuned and finished by the whole of the band in a collaborative effort. Let me sing you a song, boys, of fire and flame. This video is an example of The Longest Johns singing traditional sea shanties. There once was a ship that put to sea. The Longest Johns Produced by Matt Francis & The Longest Johns Album Written in Salt Drunken Sailor Lyrics [Verse 1] From Tortuga's port we put to … Try to hold on to the time as it passes. {Chorus one} Watch official video, print or download text in PDF. As is common with work songs, this song begins slow and steadily increases in tempo until its culmination. [Chorus] Along the plains of Mexico Along the plains of Mexico Shovel as much as the engine needs Surveyors tryin'a plan which route is best (Whuh!) Along the plains of Mexico Away Santiana! [Verse 4] [Chorus] "Ashes" is the sixth track on the 2020 album Cures What Ails Ya. Away Santiana! {Chorus 2} Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go (Way-oh on the railroad) Away Santiana! The original lyrics can be found here. The First Transcontinental Railroad, or Pacific Railroad, was an approximately 3000 km continuous railway constructed between 1863 and 1869 which stretched from Nebraska to its terminus at San Francisco Bay. (Way-oh on the railroad) Fire and Flame is the fourth track on the 2020 album Cures What Ails Ya, it was written by Dave Robinson, and as such is a Longest Johns Original. Away Santiana! Heave 'er up and away we'll go {Dave} Though written primarily by Dave Robinson, the song's lyrics were fine-tuned and finished by the whole of the band in a collaborative effort. Away Santiana! For fourteen odd years I did struggle alone. I thought still waters would mean peace for me. Away Santiana! (Way-oh on the railroad) We spare no quarter and we'll spare no man (Whuh!) "Napoleon of the West", they say Along the plains of Mexico Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. It is often "Fire & Flame". Explain your version of song meaning, find more of The Longest Johns lyrics. But that was a mistake. Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go [Verse 5] [Verse 3] Ain't no slave but we slave away Heave 'er up and away we'll go Suggest us which song you would like to know the lyrics! The Longest Johns Lyrics. Santiana is the new single from The Longest Johns taken from the album 'Between Wind and Water'. The chorus "Ain't no slave but we slave away" likely pays homage to that fact. And adventure to quicken the heart of the bold. [Verse 1] Away Santiana! For the cause I worked my fingers down to the bone. Give me a spade and I'll give you a hole (Hole!) I'll make two for the look on his face (Huh!) Picking up coal and we're picking up speed Saw naught but the scuppers, saw naught of … Original lyrics of Wellerman song by The Longest Johns. The Longest Johns - Bones in the Ocean Lyrics. It was written by Robbie Sattin and, as such, is a Longest Johns Original. On the morning of December 6th 1917, the French cargo ship Mont-Blanc bound from New York to Bordeaux. We are currently seeing significant delays in shipping internationally, particularly to the USA. Below you will find lyrics, music video and translation of Wellerman - The Longest Johns in various languages. This song is a Longest Johns original , written by Dave Robinson. The winds blew hard, her bow dipped down. All the way to 'Frisco Bay Away Santiana! Lyrics These lyrics are based on the version performed by the Longest Johns on their album, Between Wind and Water. 'Twas in early December 1917. The fourth track on Written In Salt, this song is a Longest Johns original. Picking up coal and we're picking up speed The Longest Johns are a Bristol based, a capella folk music band, born out of a mutual love of traditional folk songs and shanties. The Longest Johns performing their adaptation of Spanish Ladies. [Chorus] Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go. The fourth track on Written In Salt, this song is a Longest Johns original. Wellerman is from latest album named Between Wind and Water Songs Credit : Song – Wellerman Artist – The [Chorus] Along the plains of Mexico For the place I chose was bedeviled by a giant evil drake. Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go (Way-oh on the railroad) Wellerman – Lyrics The Longest Johns Wellerman is the latest song released by The Longest Johns. And the name of that ship was the Billy o' Tea. “The Longest Johns – Wellerman Lyrics” [Verse 1] There once was a ship that put to sea And the name of that ship was the Billy o’ Tea Clear away the track and let the bulgine run. We left him buried off Cape Horn The music video with the song's audio track will automatically start at the bottom right. Wellerman Songtext von The Longest Johns mit Lyrics, deutscher Übersetzung, Musik-Videos und Liedtexten kostenlos auf Songtexte.com There once was a ship that put to sea The name of the ship was the Billy of Tea The winds Batten down the hatch: Prepare for inclement weather by securing hatch doors with wooden "battens"(thin strips of material used for multiple purposes aboard ship) to prevent water from entering. Santiana, now we mourn [Chorus] Along the plains of Mexico. (Way-oh on the railroad) Along the plains of Mexico Sweat and blood gonna earn my pay T'was on the field of Molly-Del-Ray During the period of railway construction that immediately followed the end of the US Civil War, the greatest source of labour for one of the companies prominently responsible for the railway's construction was "Freedmen" labour, former slaves who found working for the white-owned railway companies not significantly different than their previous slavery. La traduction de Wellerman de The Longest Johns est disponible en bas de page juste après les paroles originales There once was a ship that put to sea And the name … This is the list of 12 songs contained into the album. Along the plains of Mexico https://thelongestsong.fandom.com/wiki/On_the_Railroad?oldid=646. {Chorus two} {Chorus two} It was a fierce and bitter strife {Chorus one} After all the storms I'd seen, I needed a good break. Lyrics These lyrics are based on the version performed by the Longest Johns on Between Wind and Water. (Away Santiana!) (Way-oh on the railroad) The Longest Johns Lyrics "Oak & Ash & Thorn" Of all the trees that grow so fair, old England to adorn Greater are none beneath the sun than Oak, and Ash, and Thorn After fourteen years I left the sea, for a life upon a lake. Just draw a straight line from east to west {Huh!} And an old salty yank for a captain too. The Longest Johns Lyrics album: "Cures What Ails Ya" (2020) Hoist Up The Thing Bonny Ship The Diamond With gold way share and liverpool beer. Heave 'er up and away we'll go "A Mile a Day" was a common work goal for the three separate companies who contributed to the Transcontinental, which, if they managed to maintain that pace (they didn't), would have seen the railway completed in approximately five years. (Hey!) This song memorializes the 1917 Halifax Explosion, one of the most tragic disasters in Canadian history. To improve the translation you On the morning when Halifax burned. Away Santiana! I'll tend to the flame; you can worship the ashes. The Longest Johns Lyrics "Hoist Up The Thing" Fresh out of college, with grades straight from Hell I browsed for a trade at which I could excel [Verse 2] She … "Moby Duck". As is common with work songs, this song begins slow and steadily increases in tempo until its culmination. Despite the fact that numerous tribes and bands had signed treaties with the US, the Railroad and the government policy of Eminent Domain was a significant slight against them. (Way-oh on the railroad) The general Taylor took his life All the way to 'Frisco Bay {Dave} Heave 'er up and away we'll go [Chorus] To my aye rig a jig in a jaunting car. Along the plains of Mexico {Chorus two} Well, heave 'er up and away we'll go The railroad met significant difficulties in trying to cross territories held by Native American tribes, particularly the Cheyenne. (Way-oh on the railroad) Blowing through hills, tryin'a make up time (Whuh!) shovel as much as the engine needs How the brave Nova Scotia was never the same. {Dave} Ho eh, ho ah, are … The Cheyenne were particularly resistant to the Railroads annexing of their territory, and reportedly engaged in acts of sabotage and attacked settlements along the railway's route in an effort to stop or divert the railroad away from their lands. 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