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Another excerpt from the classic Hogmanay Live 91/92. This is the first of sveral clips to feature the first footers – The Rankin Family from Canada


Final two songs from The Rankin Family concert in Waltham, MA, 9/21/91; video produced and directed by Rob McCausland with volunteer crew and equipment from Boston Neighborhood Network – bnntv.org ~ Support public access television! The Rankin Family reunited in 2007! http “Fare Thee Well, Love,” words & music by Jimmy Rankin (Fare Thee Well, Love; Liberty Records, 1990); “Mairi’s Wedding/Michael Rankin’s Reel,” trad/John Morris Rankin (The Rankin Family, Capitol Records, 1989) Marcia Young Palmater’s “Downeast Ceilidh” is now heard on Saturdays, 8-9 pm eastern US, on WUMB-FM (91.9 FM Boston, 91.7 FM Newburyport, 1170 AM Orleans, & streaming live on the web at wumb.org Waltham concert produced by Peggy Morrison and Mary Lamey, Cape Breton Gaelic Club of Waltham http Thanks to the musicians, producers, & crew!

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