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Gavin Davenport: Dead Weight

Haystack Records HAYCD005

This is a one off special single supporting the work of anti-slavery and people trafficking charity Unseen UK (www.unseenuk.org).  There are two tracks - Dead Weight and Jim Jones.  Dead Weight is an original song about a slave ship sailing out of Liverpool.  Jim Jones is the trad song concerning a prisoner who is transported to Botany Bay (this track is taken from his CD ‘The Bone Orchard’).


Ivan North.

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