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Thread #1331 Message #3479484
Posted By: GUEST,David Finch, Leeds.
14-Feb-13 - 07:31 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: Reason I Left Mullingar (Pat Cooksey)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req/Add: Reason I Left Mullingar (Pat Cooksey)
Mullingar must be one of the best Irish emigration songs I've ever heard, to have written this, and perhaps the most famous Irish comedy song The Sick Note, says a lot about the songwriting talent of Pat Cooksey. I'm told he lives, and still plays in Germany, still writing excellent songs.