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



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Reiver 2 Lyr Req: McAlpine's Fusiliers (57* d) RE: Lyr Req: McAlpine's Fusiliers 12 Sep 09


I thank you McGrath of Harlow! That explanation makes sense. At least it's explanation enough for me. I'm surprised that the explanation you give isn't a standard part of what Reiver 1 always referred to as "blather" -- a brief statement by the singer introducing the number he/she is about to sing and telling a little about it. Incidently, I think a brief introduction -- a little blather -- is always a good idea before each song. When we performed as The Reivers, I did most of the blather while Reiver 1 was a far better musician and singer. He used to suggest that maybe we should call ourselves "Blatherless and Singmore." [I like to believe that it was meant to be facetious.]

Reiver 2


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.
   * Click on the linked number with * to view the thread split into pages (click "d" for chronologically descending).

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.