Roger McGuinn's Folk Den
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||All The Good Times Are Past And Gone||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: All The Good Times – Click To Play Another favorite traditional bluegrass standard. Lyrics: [A] All the good times are [D] past and [A] gone All the good times are [E] o’er [A] All the good times are [D] past and gone [A] Little darlin’ don’t you [E] […]||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms – Click To Play “Roll In My Sweet Baby’s Arms” is a traditional folk song often recorded by bluegrass and country artists. It was derived from a cowboy song titled “My Lula Gal” which was taken from an old British song “Bang […]||12/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||One Horse Open Sleigh||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: One Horse Open Sleigh – Click To Play Inspired by the sleigh races in Medford Massachusetts during the mid 19th century, James Pierpont penned this song at 19 High Street in the center of Medford Square at what was then the Simpson Tavern. It has since become a […]||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Farmer In The Dell||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: The Farmer In The Dell – Click To Play This is a classic children’s song and game brought to the United States by German immigrants in the mid 1820s. It has been translated into many languages around the world. In the game the players form a circle and […]||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Blue Tail Fly||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: Blue Tail Fly – Click To Play This is an authentic version of a classic song once sung by minstrel groups in the 19th century. Lyrics: [G] Oh when you come in [C] summer time, [G] To South Carlina’s [D] sultry clime, [G] If in the shade you […]||10/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Lonesome Valley||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: Lonesome Valley – Click To Play Classic 19th century spiritual, perhaps referring to the 4th verse of the 23rd Psalm: Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they […]||9/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Deep Blue Sea||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: Deep Blue Sea – Click To Play These lyrics can be found in many traditional songs. They may be from an old English ballad. The tune suggests West Indian origin. In any case it’s a woman who has lost her loved one to the sea and hopes he […]||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Belle of Belfast City||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: The Belle of Belfast City – Click To Play This is a well known children’s song from the 19th century. It is in the Roud Folk Song Index as number 2649. It’s been collected in various parts of England and Ireland. When sung in Northern Ireland it’s known […]||7/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Dodger Song||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: The Dodger Song – Click To Play “The Dodger Song” was used in the presidential election of 1884 by Democratic candidate Grover Cleveland against Republican James Blane who was portrayed as a crooked politician. Lyrics: [E] Oh, the candidate’s a dodger, yes, a well-known dodger, Oh, the candidate’s […]||6/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean||How do I download this Mp3? Mp3: My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean – Click To Play The subject of this song was probably Charles Edward Stuart (Bonnie Prince Charlie) who was defeated at the Battle of Culloden in 1746. He was forced into exile in Europe, changing aliases and disguises for the rest of […]||5/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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