Mudcat Café message #193347 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #1654   Message #193347
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
11-Mar-00 - 12:30 AM
Thread Name: Origins: The Raggle-Taggle Gypsy
Subject: RE: The Raggle-Taggle Gypsy
I'm surprised that nobody seems to have mentioned Planxty's recording (on their first album), which I suspect is where the Irish Descendants got theirs -right down to the interjected "Yerra"s!  As for "Seven Yellow Gypsies", Martin Carthy did a rather fine take of that on "Prince Heathen".