Song: With Doctor Martens On Our Feet…

Song: With Doctor Martens On Our Feet…

For years I held back from putting this belter on one of my tapes because the song was only really known by a few and I thought it should be kept that way. But that was a bit selfish so I asked the well known, long-standing Red and fellow songster JT if he would mind it going on a forthcoming CD. He first taught me the tune on a Euro away and seemed to wait until I was suitably pissed before singing it again, knowing full well that I would never recall it…Read more …
Song: The United Calypso

Song: The United Calypso

The United Calypso One of the oldest United songs and significantly different from every other song I’ve covered so far. It is the first song that was actually written as a tribute by an observer/artist about United rather than the usual way whereby well known songs are adapted by terrace songsters. Although I’d usually rather we didn’t adopt official club songs as terrace anthems like Leeds did with Marching On Together, Norwich with On The Ball, City and Arsenal with Good Old Arsenal (which was written by that well known Gooner Jimmy Hill!),…Read more …
Boylie’s Top 10 All-Time United Christmas Songs

Boylie’s Top 10 All-Time United Christmas Songs

Over the years United fans like many other fans have amended many a Christmas favourite to suit a player or abuse opponents on a regular basis. Older reds will fondly recall paying homage to Denis law with the following: Hark the Herald Angels singGlory to Denis Law the KingScores a goal every weekThrough the defence Georgie Best does sneakPasses the ball to Denis Law“He’s the King” the crowd does roarCracks the ball and breaks the netTo European football we are setDenis Law EmmanuelTwice as good as Colin BellHark the Herald Angels singGlory to…Read more …