On Jul 28, 11:02*am, "Nils Gustaf Lindgren"
> I beg your pardon - in these days of spam and trollish behaviour it mayu be
> playing with fire bringing something so utterly off topic to this group,
> but, as a thread this spring showed, many here have an interest in music of
> all sorts so ... here goes:
> For a while I have ried to find out a song I remember from my foolish youth.
> It was very distinct, I could hum it for you - it was a sort of nonsense
> text based on "This old Man" (you know, "with a nick nack, paddywhack, give
> a dog a bone") - the tune however was a bouncy up-beat style which could
> have been Georgie Fame or Allan Price (but isn't as it is in none of their
> respective discographies). Also, the old man in question apparently took to
> the bottle and "got so drunk, he never went home" (here is a tenuous
> connection to the group, even if noone here would ever get that inebriated).
> Anybody who remembers? In this case, google-san-wa anata-no tomodashi-desu
> is wrong, Google gives no hints except two later recordings, one in a rap
> style, and of course the kid's metal Rockasaurus Rex.
certainly in my mind it's acceptable for a long time poster to
occasionally post an OT post. I'm just sorry I have no clue to help