Mudcat Café message #153876 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16460   Message #153876
Posted By: seamus kennedy
24-Dec-99 - 03:22 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Broad Black Brimmer (Irish song)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Broad, Black Brimmer-Irish song
the song was written by a gent named McMillen and recorded by Paddy McGuigan who for years sang and played hamonica with The Barleycorn, and it can be found on their album The Men behind The Wire on the Outlet label (Belfast). Paddy's own compositions include: The Boys of the Old Brigade, The Men Behind The Wire, Freedom walk, and the Irish Soldier Laddie.