Killick Before It Spreads!

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1. Going Down to Boston (P. Melanson)
A rollicking song that tells the tale of a young fisherman who longs to strike it rich in the “Boston States”!
Pat Melanson – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – accordion, vocals
Sean McClure – drums, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

2. My Once and For All (A. Buchanan)
A love song written on the shores of Southwest Nova Scotia, this tune is sure to get your toes tappin’!
Alex Buchanan – accordion, vocals
Pat Melanson – guitar
Sean McClure – drums, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

3. Man From Key Largo (S. McClure)
This song was first written so that the words ” Heimlich Maneuver ” could be expressed in song. You’ll love it!
Sean McClure – guitar, drums, vocals
Alex Buchanan – accordion, vocals
Pat Melanson – mandolin, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

4. Love Song (P. Melanson)
This song was written for and is dedicated to Pat’s wife Celia.
Pat Melanson – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – organ, bass
Sean McClure – electric guitar
Amanda Pedro – vocals
Merrie Howe – vocals

5. Mau Mau (S. McClure)
mau–mau \ˈmau -ˌmau \verb , often capitalized both Ms
mau–maued mau–mau·ing
transitive verb : to intimidate (as an official) by hostile confrontation or threats
This is the basis of this song, a wonderful romp through the dictionary in 4/4 time.
Sean McClure – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – drums, vocals
Pat Melanson – mandolin, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

6. Camo Casket (P. Melanson). a.k.a. Homage to Stompin’ Tom Connors
The story of Uncle Stan and his unfortunate accident in the woods. Dedicated to Camo wearers everywhere and to a Canadian country legend.
Pat Melanson – guitar, mandolin, vocals
Alex Buchanan – piano, vocals
Sean McClure – lap steel, drums, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

7. Man in the Moon (A. Buchanan)
A love song from the Moon to the Sun.
Alex Buchanan – piano, accordion, vocals
Pat Melanson – tin whistle, mandolin
Sean McClure – bass
Allan Crosby – drums

8. Whoopie (S. McClure)
A reggae love song, done Sean style!
Sean McClure – electric guitar, drums, vocals
Alex Buchanan – organ, vocals
Pat Melanson – vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

9. Dance by the Light of the Moon (P. Melanson)
This song is dedicated to all the hard working farmers in the world, who play as hard as they work. Without you, we could not eat!
Pat Melanson – guitar, mandolin, vocals
Alex Buchanan – accordion, bass, vocals
Sean McClure – drums, vocals

10. White Room (S. McClure/M. Perkins)
This song describes the thoughts and feelings of a hospitalized woman. Gentle, with a lovely Celtic air.
Sean McClure – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – organ
Pat Melanson – bagpipes

11. Boxing Rock Reel (P. Melanson)
Named after a famous rock in Shelburne Harbour. Captains would drop fighting shipmates on the rock to settle arguments. They could either fight it out or settle their differences, but the time was limited by the tide! An interesting form of conflict resolution. This tune is a torrent of energy, and the Devil himself to play!!!
Pat Melanson – Irish tenor banjo, guitar
Alex Buchanan – accordion, bass
Sean McClure – drums

12. The Folk Song (C. Buchanan)
This is Chett’s ode to the classics of country music. Interestingly this started out as the basis of a short story. Cool!
Chett Buchanan – guitar, bass, vocals
Alex Buchanan – accordion, vocals
Pat Melanson – tin whistle, vocals
Sean McClure – vocals
Allan Crosby – drums

13. Kilimanjaro (P. Melanson/R. Smith)
A song with a powerful African spirit, dedicated to the mountain of the same name and the people of that region. We hope that we have captured their spirit in this rhythm.
Pat Melanson – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – vocals
Sean McClure – djembe, vocals
Chett Buchanan – bass

14. The Hunter (S. McClure)
This song is not for the faint-hearted. A great tune with a macabre twist, in the finest Sean tradition.
Sean McClure – guitar, vocals
Alex Buchanan – accordion, vocals
Pat Melanson – bodhran, vocals

15. Poutine (P. Melanson)
This is another song inspired by hurtin’ country music and fast food. It’s a real gastronomic love ballad!
Pat Melanson – guitar, mandolin, vocals
Alex Buchanan – piano, bass, vocals
Sean McClure – lap steel, drums, vocals

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