Oxford Ramble

Speed the Plough



A Taste of Ale

Six for Gold

Knock at the Knocker, Ring at the Bell

The Robber Bird

Three Quarter Time

The 25th



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This site provides background information on songs and tunes recorded by the Oxfordshire folk band Magpie Lane. It is a space to provide more information than would fit on the CD liner notes. Or additional information which I have only discovered since the CD's release. Or, quite possibly, more than anyone actually wants to know...

Read more on the About page.

Andy Turner


Featured entries

Why not start off by discovering the origins of our signature tune Magpie Lane?

Or by reading far more about the Quickstep in the Battle of Prague than we knew when we recorded it?