Paul Clayton

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Born March 3, 1933, in New Bedford, MA, Paul Clayton maintained a lifelong interest in the folk song tradition, particularly sea shanties and whaling songs, and was an avid collector of folk tunes. He…
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Whaling and Sailing Songs from the Days of Moby Dick
1956 Whaling and Sailing Songs from the Days of Moby Dick Tradition/Rykodisc / Tradition
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Foc'sle Songs and Shanties
1959 Foc'sle Songs and Shanties
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Unholy Matrimony
195? Unholy Matrimony Collectors' Choice Music
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British Broadside Ballads in Popular Tradition 195? British Broadside Ballads in Popular Tradition Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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American Broadside Ballads in Popular Tradition 195? American Broadside Ballads in Popular Tradition Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Bobby Burns' Merry Muses of Caledonia 195? Bobby Burns' Merry Muses of Caledonia Elektra
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Bay State Ballads 195? Bay State Ballads Smithsonian Records
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Cumberland Mountain Folksongs 195? Cumberland Mountain Folksongs Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Bloody Ballads 195? Bloody Ballads Riverside Records
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Timber-R-R! Songs of the Lumberjacks 195? Timber-R-R! Songs of the Lumberjacks Riverside Records
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Dulcimer Songs and Solos 195? Dulcimer Songs and Solos Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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Wanted for Murder: Songs of Outlaws and Desperados 195? Wanted for Murder: Songs of Outlaws and Desperados Riverside Records
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Paul Clayton, Folk Singer! 1965 Paul Clayton, Folk Singer! Monument Records
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Whaling Songs and Ballads 196? Whaling Songs and Ballads Stinson
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Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
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American Songs of Revolutionary Times American Songs of Revolutionary Times Essential Media Group
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Folksongs and Ballads of Virginia Folksongs and Ballads of Virginia Smithsonian Records
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