Song The Pipes, the Pipes Are Calling
posted by March 17 at 11:27 AMon
Foley’s Pub and Restaurant, a very good bar in New York City—no McSorley’s, of course, but then what is?—has banned the song “Danny Boy” for the month of March. At the same time, another bar in Michigan is going to have performers do 1,000 different versions of “Danny Boy” for St. Patrick’s Day.
Being a quarter Irish and very prone to drunken tears, I have some respect for the song, but I do think that the following is the best version of “Danny Boy ever: