Green Shamrock Shore

Green Shamrock Shore Lyrics and music: Lorenzo Testa Tunes: The Rain Cloud (Luca Crespi) As many of our Italian friends, during second half of 2000s Rob left our country to search for a new job and a new life in Ireland; it was a sort of promised land for many of us,...

The Rambling Bhoys

The Rambling Bhoys Lyrics and music: Lorenzo Testa Tunes: Charlie Hunter’s jig (traditional) Despite the funny refrain, this song means a lot to me, as I wrote it when I was about to take an important decision in my life. I wrote it in a old-fashioned way, but...

Black Sheep

Black Sheep Lyrics and music: Rob Orlando Tunes: Riding on a Load of Hay (traditional) It’s hard to be yourself when the whole society doesn’t judge you for who you are, but for what you are not. But the Free Will gives strength to your actions therefore...

The Road

The Road Lyrics and music: Lorenzo Testa Tunes: Gallagher’s Frolics (traditional), The Rocks of The North (Luca Crespi) A couple of years ago I did a very emotional busking tour through Ireland, Wales and England, with my fellows and band mates Silvano and...

The Town I Loved So Well

The Town I Loved So Well Lyrics and music: Phil Coulter A beautiful song written by Phil Coulter about his childhood in Derry, Northern Ireland, and the way it was devastated by “The Troubles”. Phil wrote: “Of all the songs I’ve written, this is the one I’d like to be...

A Flat Above my Pub

A Flat Above my Pub Lyrics and music: Silvano Ancellotti Tunes: Denis Murphy’s (traditional), The Cobbler’s (traditional) I have always wondered how far I could go when talking about my personal issues in a song. This time I took some of the most tragic days of my...