Richard Grainger

Richard Grainger

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Fire Down Below (feat. Endeavour Shantymen)
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Ship in Distress
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British Sailor
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Trawler Gaul
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Rueben Ranzo (feat. Endeavour Shantymen)

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b. 21 May 1949, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England. Grainger first played in folk clubs in Teesside at 17 years of age, accompanying himself on guitar. Having worked with several groups, including the Teesside Fettlers, Grainger has written a number of songs that have become well known on the folk circuit. His songs reflect many of the social problems that have beset the north-east of England. Based in Whitby, North Yorkshire, he travels the UK regularly, working at folk clubs an... Read more

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