The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #8538   Message #53314
Posted By: Don Meixner
11-Jan-99 - 12:01 AM
Thread Name: Origins: James Connolly / Lochnagar
Subject: RE: James Connolly / Lochnagar
My band uses both songs and except for the tune there is no commonallity that i can find. I like to write songs and I often use traditional melodies to fit them too. I'd not be surprised to learn that Dark Lochnagar as a melody is much older than the lyrics.

Don Meixner