Mudcat Café message #1092439 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #65990   Message #1092439
Posted By: Joe Offer
14-Jan-04 - 12:55 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Billy Boy
Subject: RE: Origins: Billy Boy
I was tempted to conclude that "Billy Boy" was a truly American song - until Q posted "My boy Tammy" and Malcolm dated it at 1791. Maybe we didn't come up with anything original until the Beach Boys, huh?
-Joe Offer-