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The Patriot Game
Last updated: 04.05.20
Just as with The Parting Glass, I first heard "The Patriot Game" on the same The Clancy Brothers LP record in the early sixties. Apart from it being a fine song by Dominic Behan, the line"Now as I lie here, my body all holes ..."really meant something to me as a young serviceman myself at that time. Those were the times of confrontation with Indonesia and the start of the ugliness in Vietnam.
The song may be found in 100 Irish Ballads Volume 2.
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
cd15.gif Dominic Behan Songs of the Ira (Irish Republican Army) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif The Clancy Brothers Ain't It Grand Boys: Unissued Gems CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif The Clancy Brothers In Person At Carnegie Hall CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif The Clancy Brothers In Person At Carnegie Hall/ In Concert/ Luck of the Irish CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif The Dubliners Definitive Transatlantic Collection flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif The Dubliners Wild Rover CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Liam Clancy Irish Troubadour CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
     Title Performer
     
youtube15.jpg The Patriot Game (3:54) Dominic Behan
youtube15.jpg The Patriot Game (3:34) The Clancy Brothers