Rocky Road to Dublin

traditional song

"Rocky Road to Dublin" is an Irish folk song. The song was made in the 19th century by the composer D. K. Gavan. It tells a story about a man who is going from his home in Tuam, Ireland to Liverpool, England.[1] It is a hard song to play and needs a lot of practice.[2]

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  1. Palmes, Joshua. "5 songs about specific places in Ireland". AXS. Retrieved 12 February 2016.
  2. "Adventures along the Rocky Road to Dublin". Irish Music Daily. Retrieved 12 February 2016.