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Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Jan 2013 00:15

Andy Stewart :-D

SheilaWestWilts

SheilaWestWilts Report 1 Jan 2013 00:17

Oh Gawd nooooo :-D

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Jan 2013 00:18

:-D
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxDgAm4TJ60

Sharron

Sharron Report 1 Jan 2013 00:27

And Jimmy Shand, Sir Jimmy Shand at the end.

There was something special about their music at New Year.

MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 1 Jan 2013 00:30

Well............................someone has to miss him.... :-S :-S

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Jan 2013 00:34

Sharron I had forgotten Jimmy Shand, but listening now on Youtube it's all coming back to me :-)

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Jan 2013 00:37

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vypaxyJmTbo

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Jan 2013 00:42

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SCSB_BiNSZo

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 1 Jan 2013 00:52

Donald where's your troosers!!!! ugh!!!!

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 1 Jan 2013 00:53

you cant live in the past, for ever!!

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 1 Jan 2013 01:11

..Robin Hall & Jimmy McGregor....

LadyScozz

LadyScozz Report 1 Jan 2013 01:14

Oh gawd

You've brought back memories.......... of being forced to watch The White Heather Club! Mother loved it, brother and I sat on the floor making faces at each other :-(

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low......... who wrote that?

One of Jimmy Shand's band members (if my memory is right, the double bass player) is a distant cousin.......... a claim to fame?

:-D

Guinevere

Guinevere Report 1 Jan 2013 06:46

Really, really dreadful.

Hated them when I was a kid and the years haven't changed that view.

Gwynne

The Border Reiver

The Border Reiver Report 1 Jan 2013 08:17

Heaven forbid - the next thing you'll be digging up is Duncan McCrae and his ode to a wee cock sparra on the STV new year celebrations.

Foggy

Foggy Report 1 Jan 2013 08:54

Those bloody bagpipe droning on ...lol.

Happy New Year


Foggy

KenSE

KenSE Report 1 Jan 2013 08:59

In those days the New Year started on time. Now thanks to digital TV it's always a bit late.

Cynthia

Cynthia Report 1 Jan 2013 09:02

Funny you said that Rose......I've mentioned him and Moira Anderson elsewhere..... ;-)



Goes off yodelling.....


"I am a soldier, a Scottish soldier.........." tra la........




:-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D

LadyScozz

LadyScozz Report 1 Jan 2013 09:33

lolol Border

I remember Duncan McCrae and the wee cock sparra - awful!

Most of the tv shows we were "forced" to watch were cringeworthy :-(

Who remembers "Francie & Josie"?

Watched it once, brother & I laughing like mad, we weren't allowed to watch it again, Mother thought they were terrible (verrrrry low-class) lolol

The Border Reiver

The Border Reiver Report 1 Jan 2013 09:45

Hi Scozz,
I remember them also Stanley Baxter and Parliamo Glesca - that was hilarious

Janet

Janet Report 1 Jan 2013 11:51

...did he remind you RR of 'roamin' in the gloamin'.? ....-jl