Heave Away by Roger McGuinn (sea shanty in MP3)

This version of 'Heave Away' is by Roger Mcguinn, an American folk singer and former frontman of the rock music band The Byrds. Licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States.

(615.0 KiB, MP3, 2:37 minutes)

There are many variations to the lyrics of 'Heave Away'. According to the music website Contemplator.com, the shanty is also known as 'Heave Away, Me Johnnies', and dates back to the Irish migration of the 1840s and 1850s.

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  • Create Date Friday 30th October 2020
  • Last Updated Saturday 7th November 2020

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