August 4th 1914

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This Terrible Ordeal soundtracks the lives of Manx people and their part during the first world war. Track 1 is taken from an interview given in the 1970's about a young mans experiences of signing up and being deployed.


from This Terrible Ordeal, released December 28, 2014
P. Salisbury, B. O'Hare , M.Cain.
With thanks to Manx National Heritage for sourcing the interview.
With special thanks to the Isle of Man Arts Council for contributions towards the making of this recording.



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Based in the Isle of Man, Post war Stories' sound reflects the winter
isolation of living on an island. Often dark in subject matter, dynamic in volume and always chilling live, Post War Stories are a three piece with the sound of something much greater. ... more

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