Monthly Archive: July 2011

The Rare Oul’ Times

The Rare Oul’ Times

Raised on songs and stories, heroes of renown The passing tales and glories, that once was Dublin town The hallowed halls and houses, the haunting children’s rhymes That once was Dublin city in the...

Seven Drunken Nights

Seven Drunken Nights

Ronnie Drew Of The Dubliners [16 Sept,1934 – 16 Aug, 2008 – Irish folk singer and musician (The Dubliners), actor.] About The Song As Ronnie Drew usually says in his introduction “It’s called Seven...

I’ll Tell Me Ma When I Get Home

I’ll Tell Me Ma When I Get Home

I’ll tell my ma when I go home The boys won’t leave the girls alone They pulled my hair and stole my comb But that’s all right till I go home. She is handsome,...

The Rare Old Mountain Dew

The Rare Old Mountain Dew

Chorus Let the grasses grow and the waters flow, In a free and easy way, But give me enough of that rare old stuff, That’s made near Galway Bay. Come gougers all, From Donegal,...

Mursheen Durkin

Mursheen Durkin

In the days I went a courtin’, I was never tired resortin’ To the alehouse and the playhouse or many a house beside, I told me brother Seamus l’d go off and go right...