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Nippless
06-11-2014, 10:08 AM
After the success of my movie ID thread I thought I'd try get this one figured out too: it's a tune from I think maybe 70s or early 80s (could be 60s too I guess it's a weird tune that way); it starts with a flute and like a marching kind of drum beat underneath and then goes into the main melody which is some kind of piano and a polka(ish) beat. There aren't really lyrics that I can recall except for a guy mumbling over part of it.
I've heard it in various commercials and shows ever since I was young, would love to know its story!

Nippless
06-11-2014, 10:10 AM
Have requested mod to move to appropriate forum :smack::o

engineer_comp_geek
06-11-2014, 10:22 AM
Moderator Action

Moving thread from General Questions to Cafe Society.

Biffy the Elephant Shrew
06-11-2014, 10:44 AM
Mouldy Old Dough (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdB0AqIE38Q) by Lieutenant Pigeon, 1972.

Suburban Plankton
06-11-2014, 03:03 PM
Is suppose I should probably wait for the OP to come back and confirm this is the correct song...

...but I am seriously impressed, Biffy.

Dale Sams
06-11-2014, 03:33 PM
I could of used this a week ago. For years I've been trying to figure out what that old 70's song featuring a dog that dies was...yesterday I heard "Shannon" again.

Nippless
06-11-2014, 11:39 PM
Is suppose I should probably wait for the OP to come back and confirm this is the correct song...

...but I am seriously impressed, Biffy.

By all means be impressed, I am! Got it in one, thanks :)

WordMan
06-11-2014, 11:42 PM
Mouldy Old Dough (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdB0AqIE38Q) by Lieutenant Pigeon, 1972.

Damn.

RobDog
06-12-2014, 01:18 AM
Mouldy Old Dough (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdB0AqIE38Q) by Lieutenant Pigeon, 1972.
Outstanding!

This gave me a bit of a nostalgia trip, so I decided to Google up Lieutenant Pigeon and this song. Was amused to notice that there are sites that have bothered to post the lyrics :D

dada2fish
06-12-2014, 04:35 AM
That video was a bit creepy. Was that Nana on piano?

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