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

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Ian Origins: Lili Marleen (32) RE: Origins: Lili Marleen 01 Dec 08

Memory advises me that this song was discussed on BBC radio 2s Folk on 2. It was suggested that the tune originated from an South African dutch imigrant song (Tramp across the velt) which may in turn be a recycle of a dutch folk tune.

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.