Songs in a miner key.

I was thinking about those Chilian guys.Stuck down't pit.
Obviously they need cheering up.What would you put on the ipod to be sent down to them?

"Down down deeper and down"
"Blood pit of horror"
"New York mining disaster of 1941"
"Sweet child of mine"

A few more perhaps?
Canary In A Coalmine - The Police
Fear Of The Dark - Iron Maiden
Bit o' traditional music - anything by any of the colliery bands - Grimethorpe, Dinnington, Backworth etc.
Tom Waits -

Way Down In The Hole
Cold Cold Ground
I Wish I Was In New Orleans
Invitation To The Blues
I Can't Wait To Get Off Work


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Big Bad John, by Jimmy Dean


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Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean

Both oldies - look them up!!!


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Sixteen Tons by Tennesee Ernie Ford

Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean

Both oldies - look them up!!!
Sadly I didn't need to look them up.

'At the bottom of this mine lies a big, big man.'
Dancing in the dark.


Be mine tonight?


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A bit tenuous, but 'Sloop John B' has a lyric about 'I feel so broke up, I wanna go home'. I think it could go on the list!


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down in a hole - alice in chains
staying alive - the bee gees
help! - the beatles
thirsty and miserable - black flag
dig your own hole - the chemical brothers
landslide - fleetwood mac
too far down - husker du
isolation - joy division
out of sight, out of mind - level 42
subculture - new order
Eric Morricone - The Mission
Sakamoto - Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
Chopin - Rain Drop Prelude
Tarrega - The Killing Fields
Newton Faulkner - She's Got Time
Ane Brun - Where Friend rhymes with End
Depends on how long they're trapped but:

Billie Holliday - I Love my Man
Scrubs - Guy Love
Gucci Mane - Sex in Crazy Places
Shaggy - Something Different
Kid Rock - Blow Me
Fad Gadget - Swallow It

Shaft theme
Men at work......Down under

Mud......Gonna be lonely this Christmas

Frankie Goes To Hollywood.....Two Tribes "mine is the last voice you will ever hear,do not be alarmed"

Queen..I want to break free
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