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Bobby Knutt - The Band Played Waltzing Matilda Album

Bobby Knutt - The Band Played Waltzing Matilda Album

Performer: Bobby Knutt
Title: The Band Played Waltzing Matilda
Style: Novelty, Vocal
Released: 1981
Cat#: WR 2014
Country: Jersey
Label: Workshop Records
Size MP3 version: 1727 mb
Size FLAC version: 2260 mb
Size WMA version: 2150 mb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 455
Genre: Pop / Folk & World

Bobby Knutt - The Band Played Waltzing Matilda Album


Tracklist

1A Comics Lament
2The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

Credits

  • Producer, EngineerTony Spence

Album

And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda is a song written by Scottish-born Australian singer-songwriter Eric Bogle in 1971. The song describes war as futile and gruesome, while criticising those who seek to glorify it. The protagonist, who had travelled across rural Australia before the war, is emotionally devastated by the loss of his legs in battle. mourn and to pity And the band played Waltzing Matilda As they carried us down the gangway But nobody cheered, they just stood and stared Then turned all their faces away. And now every April I sit on my porch And I the video for The Band Played Waltzing Matilda from The Pogues's Very Best Of The Pogues for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda is a song, written by Scottish-born singer-songwriter Eric Bogle in 1971. The song describes the futility, gruesome reality and the destruction of war, while criticising those who seek to glorify it. Album 1976 10 Songs. Get Started. Internet Service Terms. Cookie Warning. Waltzing Matilda - Axxchor from the album Rum Sodomy & The Lash, An alteration of a version by Eric Bogle. This version should match the arpeggiated chords the banjo plays in the album. A he'd blown us all to hell. E A Nearly blew us right back to Australia. D A And the band played Waltzing Matilda, E As we stopped to bury our slain. D And we buried ours. Waltzing Matilda, Waltzing Matilda Who'll go a-waltzing Matilda with me More on Genius. About And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda. Cover version of Eric Bogles song. Eric Bogle - And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda - Genius. And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda Lyrics: Now when I was a young man I carried me pack, and I lived the free life of a rover, From the Murray's green basin to the dusty outback, well, I waltzed my Matilda all over, Then. As this song is dear to the hearts of many Australians, it would be played at important occasions such as a ship leaving the docks for war, or the return of the soldiers, or other events. The Dubliners Lyrics. And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda. When I was a young man I carried me pack And I lived the free life of the rover From the Murray's green basin to the dusty outback I waltzed my Matilda all over Then in 1915 my country said: Son, It's time to stop rambling, there's work to be done So they gave me a tin hat and they. gave me a gun And they sent me away to the war. And the band plays Waltzing Matilda And the old men still answer the call But year after year, their numbers get fewer Someday, no one will march there at all. Waltzing Matilda, Waltzing Matilda Who'll come a-Waltzing Matilda with me . Several of the band's most recognizable songs debuted on this album, like To the Shores of Botany Bay, Jog Along Till Shearing, and The Woolloomooloo Lair, along with their two signature songs, And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda and Waltzing Matilda. Those two selections will be forever associated with the Bushwackers and are found on virtually all of their subsequent retrospective releases in live, remix, and original versions. Twelve times winner of Publisher of the Year, Allen & Unwin, are in the final stage of publishing a book based on Eric Bogle's most recorded song 'And the band played Waltzing Matilda'. The book will faithfully follow the verses of the song, richly illustrated, and is aimed at the children's market. What a wonderful journey this remarkable song has taken - and continues to travel. On this page you can download song The Tradesmen - The Band Played Waltzing Matilda in mp3 and listen online. Punk-Rock Celtic Rock 'n' Roll. The Tradesmen