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The Watersons

The Watersons has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 11 episodes and was first played on 8 December 2013.

An English folk group from Hull, Yorkshire, the Watersons performed mainly traditional songs with little or no accompaniment. Their distinctive sound came from their close harmonies.

Original members were Norma Waterson, Mike Waterson, and Lal Waterson, with their cousin John Harrison from Kingston High School. They had a skiffle band in the early 1960s but moved on to playing more traditional material. They were briefly known as "The Folksons".

Their first album was Frost and Fire 1965 (awarded the "Melody Maker" Album of the Year,…

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Seven Virgins Or The Leaves Of Life
The Watersons
Topic Records1965
Seven Virgins Or The Leaves Of Life
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The Holly Bears A Berry
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Topic Records1965
The Holly Bears A Berry
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Sound, Sound Your Instruments Of Joy
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Topic Records1977
Sound, Sound Your Instruments Of Joy
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The Good Old Way
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Topic Records1975
The Good Old Way
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The North Country Maid
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Topic Records1966
The North Country Maid
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Christmas Is Now Drawing Near At Hand
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Topic Records1965
Christmas Is Now Drawing Near At Hand
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God Bless The Master
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Topic Records1977
God Bless The Master
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Here We Come A-Wassailing
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Topic Records1965
Here We Come A-Wassailing
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John Barleycorn
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Topic Records1965
John Barleycorn
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Three Day Millionaire
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Topic Records2008
Three Day Millionaire
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