Threads of Time (album)

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Threads of Time
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Studio album by Cherish the Ladies
Released February 24, 1998
Recorded December 6–15, 1997
Genre Celtic
Length51:44
Label RCA
Producer Brian Keane
Cherish the Ladies chronology
One and All: The Best of Cherish the Ladies Threads of Time At Home
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Threads of Time, an album by Cherish the Ladies, was released in 1998 on the RCA label.

Cherish the Ladies band

Cherish the Ladies is an American female super group that plays Celtic music. The band began as a concert series in New York in January 1985. It was the brainchild of Mick Moloney who wanted to showcase the brightest female musicians in America in what had been a male-dominated scene. The group took its name from a traditional Irish jig called "Cherish the Ladies", and the series opened to sold-out concerts. Their leader Joanie Madden plays flute and tin whistle. The other members of the group play a wide variety of instruments. Their albums contain both tunes and songs.

RCA Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. It is one of Sony Music's four flagship labels, alongside RCA's former long-time rival Columbia Records, Arista Records, and Epic Records. The label has released multiple genres of music, including pop, classical, rock, hip hop, electronic, R&B, blues, jazz, and country. Its name is derived from the initials of its defunct parent company, the Radio Corporation of America (RCA). It was fully acquired by Bertelsmann in 1986, making it a part of Bertelsmann Music Group (BMG); however, RCA Records became a part of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, a merger between BMG and Sony Music, in 2004, and was acquired by the latter in 2008, after the dissolution of Sony BMG and the restructuring of Sony Music. It is the second oldest record label in American history, after sister label Columbia Records.

Contents

Track listing

  1. "Rolling in the Barrel/The Pinch of Snuff/Vincent Campbell's/The Galloping Hound" – 3:17
  2. "High Germany" – 4:11
  3. "Thady Casey's Fancy/The Ladies' Pantalettes/The Monaghan Twig/The Linen Cap" – 3:34
  4. "Her Mantle So Green" – 4:44
  5. "The Ballad of the Foxhunter" – 4:35
  6. "Liza's Dream/The Westside Highway" – 3:30
  7. "The Battle of Aughrim/The Star Above the Garter" – 3:09
  8. "The Lake Isle of Innisfree" – 3:01
  9. "Tip Toe Home/Paddy Kelly's" – 4:28
  10. "The Bergen" – 4:25
  11. "The Anascaul Polka/Pat Enright's/Joe Wilson's" – 3:22
  12. "The Bonny Light Horesman" – 5:31
  13. "Miss Maule's/Alta's Reel/The Five of Diamonds/The Pilltown Reel" – 3:57

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References

  1. Owens, Thom. Threads of Time at AllMusic