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  •  Gonna steal this song for Hellraisers (1+ / 0-)
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    Mother Jones was known to enjoy a pint from time to time, whiskey also.

    God spare me the Heart to fight them... I'll fight the Pirates forever. -Mother Jones

    by JayRaye on Tue Jul 09, 2013 at 05:11:57 PM PDT

    •  The Pogues did an incredible new-wave/punk version (1+ / 0-)
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      of "Waxie's Dargle."  It features a unique approach to percussion involving a metal serving tray and a musician's head.

      Here in the USA, this melody is known as "The Girl I Left Behind Me." It became popular during the Civil War and remained a favorite with soldiers serving on the frontier during the Indian wars.

      Andy Irvine Was the Mandolin Player for Sweeny's Men. He later had some success with an Irish string band called Planxty. Check out their rendition of "Sally Brown".

      I started with nothing and still have most of it left. - Seasick Steve

      by ruleoflaw on Tue Jul 09, 2013 at 05:46:38 PM PDT

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