SO WE'LL GO NO MORE A ROVING

Latest update on 22/04/2014

Artist: Richard Dyer-Bennett
Author: Richard Dyer-Bennett/Lord Byron
Label: Dyer-Bennett Records/Smithsonian Folkways
Year: 1955

Lord Byron's poem was lifted from a letter he wrote to Thomas Moore in 1817. Moore published it in 1830. Some verses may have been inspired by Scottish song The Jolly Beggar, published in 1776.

Covers:

1964:

Joan Baez

1983:

John Williams

1998:

Jean Redpath

2004:

Leonard Cohen [as Go No More A-Roving]

2006:

Kris Delmhorst [as We'll Go No More A-Roving]

2010:

Susan McKeown

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