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Building Bridges

Written for the Filk Ontario Song Contest 2022 C Now I’ve been writing songs,        G            C Since I was four or five,         F           C They help me to engage with life,      F            G … Continue reading

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On the Suez Canal

by Daniel Kelly – 2021 Oh, dat ship she stuck and she ain’t gonna move, Ain’t gonna move Oh Lord, Oh, dat ship she stuck and she ain’t gonna move, On dat Suez Canal, On the way from China up … Continue reading

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The Ballad of Ned Smelly

By Daniel Kelly – 2020               Am            C             G She was a hefty eighteen wheeler, Coming out of Ballarat,               Am                C                Am She could drive the Western Highway, in 7 hours flat,        C                    G … Continue reading

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Number Two

By Daniel Kelly – 2020           G                       C         G I was sitt’n on the dunny, as a fella likes to do,          C             G         Am             D And I’d just come to the end, of a colossal number two, G But … Continue reading

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Neighbour of the Beast

by Daniel Kelly – 2020 Am                              Dm Well Kevin he’s my neighbour, he’s a jolly cheerful soul,    Am                      G Always helping the community, he plays a model role,            Am                              Dm But at his house over coffee, I noticed … Continue reading

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Cheesy Love Song

By Daniel Kelly (tune by Freidrich Silcher, Muss i denn) Camembert, Roquefort, give me just a little more, Cheese that I adore, Cause I don’t have a healthy heart. Mozzarella I will fry, Gorgonzola I will try, Jarlsberg on rye, … Continue reading

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