Lyr Req: Hey How My Johnny Lad
Subject: Lyrics Req: Hey How Johnnie Lad|
Date: 24 Jan 01 - 08:49 PM
Hello! I'm trying to get a few last minute songs ready for tomorrow night's festivities. I can't seem to find the lyrics to this song though. I did search the database and the web too. No luck but I know they're out there somewhere. Can anyone help? Very much appreciated...
Subject: Lyr Add: HEY HOW MY JOHNNY LAD (from The Poozies)|
From: Malcolm Douglas
Date: 24 Jan 01 - 09:32 PM
HEY HOW MY JOHNNY LAD
Hey how my Johnny Lad
My faither he was at the pleugh,
Wad ony lad wha lo'ed her weel
But I maun get anither jo,
This text from "The Poozies" (Dansoozies, Hypertension-Music HYCD 200 150, 1995). They describe it as traditional, and they apparantly learned it from Andy M. Stewart; that's all I can tell you just now.
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Lyrics Req: Hey How Johnnie Lad|
Date: 24 Jan 01 - 10:25 PM
Bless you Malcolm. All the best!