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The Voyage...

Christy Moore

I am a sailor, you’re my first mate
We signed on together, we coupled our fate
Hauled up our anchor, determined not to fail…

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Label: Yellow Furze Limited / Sony
Released: May 20, 2016

Christy Moore

Today in Irish History – 7 May:

1689 – James II arrives from exile in France and addresses the Irish Parliament. Thanking them for support, applauding their courage and vowing to “venture my life…in defence of your liberties”. 645 more words

Irish History

Back Home In Derry © Bobby Sands

In 1803 we sailed out to sea
Out from the sweet town of Derry
For Australia bound if we didn’t all drown
And the marks of our fetters we carried… 252 more words


Christy Moore and tribalism

I watched the second part of the Christy Moore Journey documentary tonight, having watched the first part at the weekend. I’ve always liked Christy and his music: he is a man who clearly cares about a lot of people, but I wish he were not so selective in his caring. 184 more words


The Unmistakable Musical Importance Of Traffic Regulations....


de kou lijkt uit de lucht, dus u trekt er weer op uit. Voor uw en onze veiligheid roepen we, op muzikale wijze, graag nog wat verkeersregels in herinnering… 20 more words


ECSOTW #11: Rome Burns Down and Everybody Fiddles

JORGE FARAH: My entire first year in Buenos Aires was spent in three different hostels. This was a sometimes harrowing, often thrilling experience that I’ve written about before… 849 more words

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