The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #151528   Message #3537707
Posted By: Vic Smith
15-Jul-13 - 12:21 PM
Thread Name: Who wrote the tune to Crazy Man Michael?
Subject: RE: Who wrote the tune to Crazy Man Michael?
I interviewed Dave Swarbrick on a radio programme and he said that RT wrote the words to Crazy Man Michael and set them to a traditional tune. Swarb told him that this was a cop out and RT said, "OK, clever clogs, you make up a tune for it!" So he did.