It's a welcome break to have these funny songs, with all the doom and gloom of every day life and the bad
news every time you open a newspaper or turn on the t.v. While writing out these songs by Seamus I get more convinced that
he didn't make them all up, I'm sure some of the stories set out in the songs are true. You just couldn't make this stuff
up. As I said some have the guitar chords and the others, well I'm working on them and getting a bit of help from regular
visiters to the site who give a dig out when they can, so check back now and then and I may just have them worked out.
Folk Or Country Irish ?
Are these song by Seamus country music or folk songs ? , well I'd call them country, that's because they have a country
music beat to them, they could well be folk songs if the timing was changed. They tell a good story and that's what all folk
songs should do, when you go about writing a song and you compleat the lyrics and start to put the tune to them
you have to decide if it's going to be a country folk or even a pop song. Seamus put a country beat to them so that's what
Padin's Party Song
Sweet Kerry Song
You Can't Park Here Lyrics