Posts tagged ‘song’

June 3, 2019

Gaol ise Gaol i

by duncanr

Waulking songs are Scottish folk songs, traditionally sung in the Gaelic language by women while fulling cloth. This practice involved a group of women rhythmically beating newly woven tweed against a table or similar surface to soften it. Simple, beat-driven songs were used to accompany the workWikipedia

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January 9, 2019

Hope they took their protein pills and put their helmets on

by allthoughtswork

What are the odds


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December 20, 2017

Naughty Days of Christmas

by duncanr

the clues in the title, folks – this is an ‘adult’ version of the traditional 12 days of christmas song you probably don’t want to play within earshot of your kids . . .

May 30, 2017

Theresa May: Contrasting Messages

by duncanr

in just over a week, voters in the UK go to the polling booths to elect a new government

supporters of the conservative leader have released a flattering song in hindi – to attract support from desi voters

it’s a catchy little number

in the interest of balance, however, it’s only fair to mention that her opponents have released an equally catchy tune

April 3, 2017

Mona Haydar – Hijabi

by duncanr

Mona Haydar has received both praise and criticism for this song –

March 17, 2017

Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Duit!

by duncanr

December 15, 2016

Recycle the Fruitcake

by duncanr

November 13, 2016

JC 4 PM 4 ME

by duncanr

Robb Johnson and the Corbynistas have released the trailer for their new song – could this be the Xmas No 1 in the UK ?

January 18, 2015

My Funeral Song

by duncanr

When people hear this song at your funeral, they will know you wanted them to celebrate your life and feel at ease about your passing. Your life will have been spent caring for others and being optimistic, so they will follow your lead

seems my funeral is going to end in a boozy sing-along [who would have guessed, eh?]

take the quiz and find out what song will be played at yours –

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April 13, 2014

Irish Drinking Song

by duncanr

Pretty sure we’ve posted this before in Mahatters but it’s well worth a repeat if we have

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