FOGGY DEW, THE

Latest update on 02/02/2015

Artist: John McCormack
Author: E. Milligan/Fox
Label: Victor
Year: 1913

Pre Easter 1916 version with romantic lyrics. Following the Irish insurrection, Father O'Neill wrote the lyrics that were covered.

Covers:

1939:

Douglas Mosling [in the Eel's Foot in Eastbridge, Suffolk; BBC recording by A.L. Lloyd]

1954:

Susan Reed

1959:

Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem [their first collaboration]

1976:

Dubliners

1994:

Alan Stivell

1995:

Chieftains [vocal: Sinéad O'Connor]

2004:

Martin Carthy

2006:

Frances Black

2006:

Young Dubliners

Also using the English love ballad lyrics: Shirley Collins, A.L. Lloyd, Harry Cox, Burl Ives and Ewan MacColl. Greg Brown sang it as Foggy Foggy Dew.

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