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Songs of history and politics

from The Góilín Song Project

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Monto, song / Barry Gleeson, singing in English

Barry Gleeson, Peta Webb,

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  • Monto, song / Barry Gleeson, singing in English

  • We’re only here for exploration, song / Tom Crean, singing in English

  • Willie McCrea, song / Sean Mone, singing in English

  • Articles two and three, song / Sean Mone, singing in English

  • David Trimble and loyal Orange heroes of Comber, song / Sean Mone, singing in English

  • Nelson’s Pillar, song / Luke Cheevers, singing in English

  • Johnny’s gone for a soldier, song / Eddie Doyle, singing in English

  • Sweet Erin the Green, song / Dick Hogan, singing in English

  • High Germany, song / Finbar Boyle, singing in English

  • Irish soldier boy, song / Johnny Collins, singing in English

  • Pat O’Donnell, song / Johnny Collins, singing in English

  • The eighteenth of June, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • Lecture on Napoleon, lecture / Frank Harte, speech in English

  • The green linnet, song / Tim Lyons, singing in English

  • Boney’s lamentation, song / Jim MacFarland, singing in English

  • The plains of Waterloo, song / Siobhan McQuaid, singing in English

  • Done with Bonaparte, song / Jerry O’Reilly, singing in English

  • Napoleon’s farewell to Paris, song / Terry Timmins, singing in English

  • The green linnet , song / Eddie Clarke, singing in English

  • The world turned upside down, song / Karan Casey, singing in English

  • Grace, song / Ken Hall and Peta Webb, singing in English

  • Boys of Ballinamore, song / Luke Cheevers, singing in English

  • The jail of Cluain Meala, song / Pat Costelloe, singing in English

  • Slievenamon, song / Dessie Coyle, singing in English

  • Farewell to Pripyat, song / Tim Dennehy, singing in English

  • Michael Dwyer’s lament, song / Mick Fowler, singing in English

  • The croppy boy, song / Róisín Gaffney, singing in English

  • The Mullingar recruit (Keep in touch), song / Róisín Gaffney, singing in English

  • The ballad of Persse O’Reilly, song / Barry Gleeson, singing in English

  • Black Jack Davey, song / Sara Grey, singing in English

  • Down in Mississippi, song / Sara Grey, singing in English

  • No Irish need apply, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • Hans Beimler, Commissar, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • The wild colonial boy, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • Pat Maguire, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • The wheels of the world, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • Johnny I hardly knew you, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • The rights of man, song / Frank Harte, singing in English

  • The captains and the kings, song / Aidan Holmes, singing in English

  • Griffin’s Downhill, song / Dominic Kelly, singing in English

  • All the fine young men, song / Robert Kelly, singing in English

  • Turlough O’Boyle, song / Mary Kenny, singing in English

  • No Man’s land 1913, song / Cormac McConnell, singing in English

  • Blind Sheehan, song / Charlie McGonigle (James Eoghain), singing in English

  • John Lover’s gone, song / Kieron Means, singing in English

  • Johnny come down, song / Dan Milner and Bob Conroy, singing in English

  • The blockade runner, song / Dan Milner and Bob Conroy, singing in English

  • Erin go brath, song / Kevin Mitchell, singing in English

  • Granuaile, song / Kevin Mitchell, singing in English

  • Rosalita and Jack Campbell, song / Sean Mone, singing in English

  • Done with Bonaparte, song / Terry Moylan, singing in English

  • Peace in Erin, song / Gerry O’Hanlon, singing in English

  • Pat O’Donnell, song / Sarah Ann O’Neill, singing in English

  • Farmer Michael Hayes, song / Jerry O’Reilly, singing in English

  • The red flag, song / Manus O’Riordan, singing in English

  • Song for Charlie Donnelly, song / Manus O’Riordan, singing in English

  • Reconcilliation, song / Niamh Parsons, singing in English

  • The banks of the Nile, song / Niamh Parsons, singing in English

  • The peddler, song / Niamh Parsons, singing in English

  • The bard of Armagh, song / Mick Quinn, singing in English

  • The banks of the Nile, song / Rosie Stewart, singing in English

  • Rosalita and Jack Campbell, song / Rosie Stewart, singing in English

  • A Fenian ballad, song / Terry Timmins, singing in English

  • The banks of the Moy, song / Josephine Boland, singing in English

  • An spealadóir [comp. Eoghan Rua Ó Súilleabháin], song / Éamon Ó Bróithe, singing in Irish, singing in English

  • White, yellow and green, song / Frank Browne, singing in English

  • The old bog road, song / Jack Carroll, singing in English

  • Peace in Erin, song / Áine Uí Cheallaigh, singing in English

  • Marching through Georgia, song / Bob Conroy, singing in English

  • Only our rivers run free, song / Charlie Costelloe, singing in English