c64Artura(Dublin Delight Mix) feat. Andreas Wallström

Arranged by: Makke (act)   Veteran
Member: Marcus Nilsson (Makke) (member)
Original composer: Ben Daglish
Tune length: 2:18
Release date: 30/07/2005
All-Time rank: 20.
Download this tune at Remix.Kwed.Org

This is what too much The Dubliners and Flogging Molly will do to you! ;)

The night was cold and bitter
He was looking for an inn
When the devil shined before him
Showing off an awful grin

The demon spake "You're frozen"
And he nodded to the beast
"A fee so small" the dark one said
"Can make your life a feast"

Come within these walls of mine
Before the frost thee bite
Grab yourself a bottle of wine
And drink it with delight

Come within these walls of mine
Before the frost thee bite
At me table you will dine
Get yourself another pint

Well the young man said "don't bother
Soon I'll find an inn
Because your home and castle
Is built on wicked sin"

The Devil looked offended
As the offer was denied
But still he opened up the door
And invited him inside


The demon kept on preaching
"I can make you whole"
"And all I ask of you, good sir
Is your immortal soul"

The dark one asked "Are you not tempted?"
He said "Not the least!"
For little did the devil know
the man talking was a priest


Hits - 11345 overall


REVIEW BY mfe (02/08/2005)

I love a good celtic/gaelic ditty, and this one does the job well. Makke has taken a SID with promise and delivered with a somewhat original little song that I could hear being sung in a tavern or two.

I was a little disappointed with some of the transitions, and I was dying to hear an authentic fiddle in there somewhere take the main theme and do something marvelous with it; I feel the piece lacks something as a result, and the ending doesn't feel quite right, but that's just my personal take on the matter.

A good piece, to be sure :-)
Technical Impression: 6
Artistic Impression: 5
Nostalgic Impression: 5
Overall: 6

REVIEW BY Nada (01/08/2005)

I'm listening to this tune a gazillion times a day and still can't get enough of it! It is simply AWESOME!!!
Technical Impression: 6
Artistic Impression: 6
Nostalgic Impression: 6
Overall: 6

6 Dan shouts: Outstanding, Makke is one of the few remixers who constantly turn out quality and original pieces.... More please
6 Skitz shouts: I hate Makke... He is so god damn tallented! The muic arrangement is excellent (including Morpheus's percussion) and the lyrics are just perfect!
6 Waz shouts: This is exactly how Ben would have done the tune if he'd been allowed to put all manner of Jethro Tull influence into the piece. Original and also quality, keeping the spirit of the original intact.
6 Tas shouts: Great fun, very enjoyable. Super dooper pooper scooper
6 DHS shouts: Another standing ovation here. Makke can do everything (well, musically speaking anyway) :)
6 vernest shouts: ;) Quite original!
5 anaconda shouts: This is just great :)
6 infamous shouts: Irish folk dancing ahoy, never really much liked the original but I cant help but smile whenever I hear this..
5 Dumper shouts: Never thought I would like an Irish folk style song, but Makke has produced a quality tune here, more please :).
6 romeo_knight shouts: This is simply amazing! Makke, it's an honour to be beaten by you!
6 vosla shouts: Excellent! Makes me want to storm a local irish pub and have a keg of beer!
6 slaygon shouts: Such a hilarious song, that I couldn't hold myself from doing my own version of it!
5 eliot shouts: Very nice :-)
6 LaLa shouts: OUTSTANDING! Perfect execution of Irish folk song feel, great lyrics, pretty good singing for a pub. The ending is a bit too abrupt, but other than that... OUTSTANDING!
5 load_error shouts: Funny and creative... And the lyrics rock!! Congratulation Makke!
6 nettuno shouts: ... A Celtic song? WOW!
5 ifadeo shouts: Very good one!
6 raiden shouts: Super track.. It feels like a movie! Haha
6 westerling shouts: Great and original remix, but I wouldn´t mind if the vocals were louder.
6 weasel shouts: Haha!! GREAT version!! Reminds me of certain mahoney tracks, too!! :-D
6 striker shouts: Wow. This is funny, not so much because the lyrics, but the style of remix is so unexpected. Good job.
6 madfiddler shouts: Brilliant stuff again. Could have recorded some nice violin for this though!;)
5 prowler shouts: Very nice, but not really my cup of gin...
6 tags shouts: Absolutely brilliant :)
6 tball shouts: Brilliant, especially the lyrics. Not sure what else to say.
6 blue.flame shouts: One guinness please......:)
6 wobbler shouts: Damn good. Makke good.
6 dacke shouts: Wicked!
6 melligan shouts: Superb! I love it. What more can I say?
6 alexanderband shouts: That´s how to do it.
5 superturbo shouts: Its nice; well composed and different, but nothing more...
6 placio74 shouts: Brilliant & Masterpiece!!!
5 promus shouts: Very Very Good!
6 aero shouts: Simply world class
6 the_jinx shouts: This is damn good.... Although I like the Slaygon version allmost as much ;)
6 karter shouts: Woooow.... This is it....
6 moog shouts: Absolutely fantastic! :D
6 humorguy shouts: 9 for excellence 1 for courage 10/10!!!!
6 stallkerl shouts: Great God! ... This is magnificent, this is brilliant! ... By far the best remix I've heard so far! (I just LOVE this celtic stuff!)
6 firefox shouts: Thumbs up!
4 omoroca shouts: The idea is good, but remix of the year??? Not for me.
6 deleyt shouts: Excellent!
6 zine shouts: OMG that's pure irish folklore!
6 mfe shouts: Clever, but just missing something that completes it...
6 snorski shouts: One word: GREAT!!
6 condor shouts: I can't believe I didn't vote for this tarck :D
6 brix shouts: Awesome! Great fun to listen to too. Where's my Guinness?
6 nicodaemus shouts: Irish = yessir!
6 bigtabs shouts: Fantastic!
6 prq shouts: Gotta love the Irish sounds! Brilliant!
3 Sodden shouts: Not my taste.. C64?
6 Nebdar shouts: SMASHING great
6 NecroPolo shouts: AYYYEEE!!!! :D Yikes! Me likes!
3 inqisit0r shouts: This from daglish ay... Its jovial but short and lacks depth. Hes known for great pieces, and I remember him for that. But he has his own interests, his own passions in music as a composer.... Sigh
6 Peter W shouts: These lyrics, these lyrics are horribly great! What a cool idea, and to pull this off! OX Great job guys!
6 DaManiac72 shouts: I love what you have done with this. You have created one of the best tunes ever.
6 chabee shouts: Well done!
6 ulfepulf shouts: Nice one :)
6 macb3t shouts: Absolutely brilliant!!!

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