For the discussion and Appreciation of Celtic Folk Music

Oct 2010
6,502
Éire
As the Title says, A great idea by Olly.

Let's start with those two timeless classics

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxBKgOyMzSc]YouTube - The Dubliners-Rocky Road to Dublin[/ame]

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhaM-16MwW8]YouTube - The Wild rover[/ame]
 

Salah

Forum Staff
Oct 2009
23,284
Maryland
Great idea, General! Three excellent versions of my personal favorite:

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28Bq_2soGIA]YouTube - The Young Dubliners -- The Foggy Dew[/ame]

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zF1KoIQVK5g&feature=related]YouTube - The Foggy Dew[/ame]

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DA398pX_qEI&feature=related]YouTube - The foggy dew - ´The foggy dew´ (irish folk)[/ame]
 
Oct 2010
6,502
Éire
And not to forget the great Luke Kelly's version!

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35CBWwy98nc]YouTube - Luke Kelly The Foggy Dew[/ame]
 
Oct 2010
262
Calgary, Canada
Sorry I had to...
(more punk than folk I know but...)

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-64CaD8GXw]YouTube - I'm Shipping Up To Boston - Dropkick Murphys[/ame]
 

olly

Ad Honorem
Feb 2011
2,268
.
You guys dont need much encouragement for this sort of thing and thats what i like, i was going to do some hard research on this 1st but away yous go :p
 

Salah

Forum Staff
Oct 2009
23,284
Maryland
Speaking of Dropkick Murphys...:cool:

[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5KqEQvgYyk"]YouTube - Dropkick Murphys-Drink and Fight[/ame]
 

Salah

Forum Staff
Oct 2009
23,284
Maryland
If you'd like a song from both branches of the Celtic language family, here's one about the Irish High King Brian Boru in both Gaelic and Breton...

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XC_v0qt_Vxo]YouTube - Brian Boru Lyrics + Translation[/ame]