Rum rebellion is the debut album by the australian folk punk band mutiny. We created rebellion spiced rum in response to a call for a fullertasting traditional rum. William bligh of new south wales 180608, who had earlier been the victim of the famous bounty mutiny, was deposed by local critics, most of whom had ties with the new south wales corps. We use natural whole spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom and vanilla that now, as in our pirate days, are worth their weight in gold. As nouns the difference between rebellion and mutiny is that rebellion is uncountable armed resistance to an established government or ruler while mutiny is an organized rebellion against a legally constituted authority, especially by seamen against their officers. If you like sweet rum and you like spiced rum, you are almost certain to end up buying this after a first glass. A video about the rum rebellion which occurred in 1808 i do not have possession of this video, if you want more information on this topic please refer to htt. Librivox recording of the mutiny of the bounty and other narratives, by william bligh.
In blighs own words, we hear about the leadup to the famous mutiny and what happened afterwards with the mutineers and the castaways. Buy mp3 music online mutiny a night out with the boys. William bligh 9 september 17547 december 1817 was an english officer in the british navy. The main thing about this rum is the sweetness of it.
Bounty in which an idyllic voyage to tahiti turns a crew against its captain when they find tropical paradise and unlimited sex, but the captain decides to leave and take his crew on a perilous voyage around cape horn. Board game based on the events leading up to the rum rebellion and the arrest of governor william bligh on january 26, 1808 during the convict era in sydney, new south wales. Comprised of members whose past musical endeavors include all worked up, unstable youth, p. Blighs stifling of the colonys rum traffic gave the rebellion its name, though other issues were also involved. Buy a cd or vinyl record and get 90 days free amazon music unlimited with the purchase of a cd or vinyl record dispatched from and sold by amazon, you get 90 days free access to. Rum rebellion listen and stream free music, albums, new. The event, which has become known as the rum rebellion, was the most. The socalled rum rebellion was australias only successful military coup.
The rum rebellion of 1808 was a coup detat against the lawful government of new south. Lachlan macquarie a scottish administrator, known as the father of australia. The 26 th of january is a significant date in australian history on this day in 1788 the colony of new south wales was founded, and on the 20 th anniversary of the young colony in 1808, the duly appointed governor was overthrown and replaced with a military junta in what is now known as the rum rebellion. A naval officer, he was well known for his overthrow in the mutiny on the bounty. Mutiny definition of mutiny by the free dictionary. Hailing from portland, oregon usa, rum rebellion is a peppery mix of oi. Listen to your favorite songs from rum rebellion by mutiny now. It was released in 1997 by deported records in australia. Dandocollins, stephen, captain blighs other mutiny. Because our mp3s have no drm, you can play it on any device that supports mp3, even on your ipod. The australian folk punk band mutiny included a song about the rebellion and the earlier mutiny on the bounty, called bligh on their 1997 debut album rum rebellion. Discover the original journals, logbooks, letters, paintings and drawings covering the voyage of the first fleet, the mutiny on the bounty and matthew flinders. William bligh of new south wales 180608, who had earlier been the victim of the famous bounty mutiny, was deposed by local critics, most of whom had ties. Alan atkinson, the british whigs and the rum rebellion, journal of the royal australian.
Rum rebellion began in 2005 as a group of friends who got together to play irish traditionals and sea shanties for fun. You can subscribe to this podcast through itunes here. Punk celtic rock portland, or tab capitalize save remove. Mutinys rum rebellion is a near perfect buy for all lovers of good drinking songs.
Mutiny and rebellion the rum rebellion royal australian mint. Hailing from portland, or, rum rebellion blends irish tunes, sea chanties, oi. Almost no one at the time of the rebellion thought it was about rum. Relations had long been strained with bligh, who had accused the corps of corruption and ineptitude. The key players in this drama were the governor william bligh, john macarthur and. Mutiny on the bounty is a band created in 2004 by 4 music lovers in luxembourg, its our medium to express what we feel through rhythms, melodies and words.
John macarthur a british army officer who pioneered a settlement in australia. Michael duffy looks back 200 years to an early example of politics sydneystyle and its longterm effects on. This work contains two additional narratives by bligh. The rum rebellion, as it came to be known, was a bizarre event that has never been successfully assimilated into our history. To be confirmed a full bodied, ruby coloured premium ale with a rich, complex malt character, and well balanced hop bitterness and flavour. The officer in charge of this operation, major george johnston, was later among the leaders of the corps 1808 rum rebellion against the administration of governor william bligh, the celebrated victim of the earlier bounty mutiny.
Rum rebellion definition of rum rebellion by the free. The dramatic events of 1808 when the new south wales corps overthrew gove. Players move around the board and up the three levels convicts transported to australia, merchants and rum corps members in good standing to reach the top and be. Rumrebellion rum rebellion free listening on soundcloud.
Punk celtic rock portland, or rum rebellion punk celtic rock portland, or. Mutiny on the bounty music, videos, stats, and photos. Royal australian mint launches new mutiny and rebellion themed. In the spirit of the pouges and other such talented folkpunk artists, this. And because were rebels, we bottle rebellion rum at 37. Bligh briefly tried to give it that spin to smear his opponents, but there was no evidence for it and he moved on. Fight pirates using weapons in this tactical two player battle game. Rum rebellion, january 26, 1808, in australian history, an uprising in which gov. Christian, this is the story of a 1789 mutiny aboard the h. Convict level goal is to get a minimum of 6 barrels of rum to purchase a ticket of leave and move up to the next level. They started playing at portland saturday market and busking outside of bigger shows, mostly so they could get enough money to get into the show and buy some beer. Rum rebellion a colonial adventure players move around the board and up the three levels convicts transported to australia, merchants and rum corps members in good standing to reach the top and be declared acting governor or the colony. The first official fulllength from rum rebellion, cruisin offers a very distinct sound like no other album.