Irish Drinking Tunes

heading to Dublin for a buddies bachelor party! Post some of your favorite irish old timey drinking tunes (aren’t they all!). Favorite of mine…

I’M A SAILOR PEG AND I LOST MY LEG!

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An old classic.

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American mate.

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which the Mountain Goats stole the chorus (including the bit in Irish - poorly) for…

haha is that just a tune you listen to while drinking?

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Check out my buddies band Lynched

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ah they’re great

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That’s what they were looking for right? This is one too.

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No idea now.
My initial reaction was “But David Byrne is Scottish!”

CLIMBING UP THE TOP SAILS, I’VE LOST MY LEG!

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Still American :grin:

Not a drinking tune but there’s not many threads on DiS where I would get an excuse to post a song by an Irish folk singer. I’ve always loved a bit of Christy Moore, someone partly handed down to me by by Limerick-native dad. Viva La Quinta Brigada is one of his best songs, a tribute to the Irish volunteers who fought for the Republicans in the Spanish Civil War:

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