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Posted By: GUEST,Popshogan@aol.com
05-Feb-02 - 06:31 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Dumbarton's Drums
Subject: RE: Help: 'Dumbarton's Drum'
Hey there, The Beers family calls it Dumbarton's Drums as in plural. Don't know if that applies. They say in the LP liner notes (DUMBARTON'S DRUMS, COLUMBIA CS 9472) "This old Scottish love song has been a trademark of the Sullivan clan for generations." They also say "the song was much too long for practical use" (!) --notes by Robert Beers, song was a reissue or rerecording for above release. This version was 2:45 Good hunting RUSS HOGAN