Monthly archives: January, 2010

Irish Pub Song Of The Day – When The Boys Come Rollin’ Home

When The Boys Come Rollin’ Home is today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day. I first fell in love with this song when I heard Detroit’s Terry Murphy perform it at the old Tipperary Pub. I put it away in my memory and pulled it out one night when the beer and whiskey was flowing…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – The Scotsman

The Scotsman is today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day. I’ve had a number of questions about playing the bodhran so I decided to combine the two together. I’ve been testing out new resolutions on the video and I think this may finally be the one I’ve been looking for. Once again, I love doing…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Waltzing With Bears

Today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day is a personal favorite. I used to sing Waltzing With Bears to my niece over and over again. I had taken her to see the late, great Tommy Makem and he had everyone singing along to the chorus and it was magic. Waltzing With Bears [Download] Waltzing With…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – An Irish Soldier Laddie

Today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day is An Irish Soldier Laddie. I have never tried this song in the key of G, but it works just fine! An Irish Soldier Laddie [Download] An Irish Soldier Laddie(PDF) Irish Soldier Laddie ‘Twas a [G]morning in July, I was [C]walking to [G]Tipperary When I heard a battle…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Donegal Danny

This Irish Pub Song Of The Day is one of my favorites to play on the banjo. Usually it’s the Colonel that sings this one while I do my best to make him laugh. Donegal Danny [Download] Donegal Danny(PDF) Donegal Danny I [G]remember the night when [C]he came [G]in from the [C]wintry cold and [G]damp…



Irish Pub Song Of The Day – One For The Morning Glory

Today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day is a personal favorite. I love to change the last word of the last verse to someone’s name. Usually I make fun of poor old Joel. One For The Morning Glory [Download] One For The Morning Glory(PDF) ONE FOR THE MORNING GLORY At the [G]end of the day, I…



Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Let The People Sing

Today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day is Let the People Sing by the Wolfe Tones. It’s a little of out the normal chord progression, but I think you’ll get the hang of it. Let The People Sing [Download] Let The People Sing(PDF) LET THE PEOPLE SING For [G] those who are in love there’s…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Seven Old Ladies

Today’s Irish Pub Song Of The Day is Seven Old Ladies. I learned this version from Charlie Taylor in Michigan over a decade ago. If you can keep a straight face during the song, you are a better person than I am. Seven Old Ladies [Download] Seven Old Ladies(PDF) SEVEN OLD LADIES   And it’s…