The Green Fields of France Lyrics

Dropkick Murphys

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album: Track 9 in album The Warrior’s Code
release date: 2005-6-15
popularity : 15 users have visited this page.
length: 4:46
producer: Ken Casey and David Bianco
mixer: Jim Siegel
engineer: David Bianco
assistant engineer: Matt Tahaney and Kris Smith
composer: Eric Bogle

Album Information

country(area): Japan
script: Latin

Cover Art

Dropkick Murphys The Warrior’s Code cover art

Lyrics

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oh how do you do, young willy mcbride
do you mind if i sit here down by your graveside
and rest for a while in the warm summer sun
i've been walking all day, and im nearly done
and i see by your gravestone you were only nineteen
when you joined the great fallen in 1916
well i hope you died quick
and i hope you died clean
oh willy mcbride, was is it slow and obscene

[Chorus]
did they beat the drums slowly
did the play the fife lowly
did they sound the death march as they lowered you down
did the band play the last post and chorus

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Track Listing

  • 1 Your Spirit’s Alive
  • 2 The Warrior’s Code
  • 3 Captain Kelly’s Kitchen
  • 4 The Walking Dead
  • 5 Sunshine Highway
  • 6 Wicked Sensitive Crew
  • 7 The Burden
  • 8 Citizen C.I.A.
  • 9 The Green Fields of France
  • 10 Take It and Run
  • 11 I’m Shipping Up to Boston
  • 12 The Auld Triangle
  • 13 Last Letter Home
  • 14 Tessie
  • 15 Hatebomb