Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Orac Lyr Req: Now that Kerry is no more (14) RE: Lyr Req: Now that Kerry is no more 16 Jul 01

I'm a bit puzzled about some replies on this... Kerry in this song is nothing to do with Kerry in Ireland. The song mourns the demise of the "troubadour" who throughout history was sometimes the only voice of protest against injustice etc. The song-writer has lumped all of these troubadours who have ever existed into a single person and called him "Kerry".
Even if we were talking about the surname "Kerry" that would not be Irish either as it originates from a small place of that name on the English/Welsh border slightly east of Newtown.

Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.