The Making of Sabbat – Scarborough Faire This is the third of a series of videos where I’ll be talking about the inspiration behind the songs from my new album. In this video it’s all about the story behind the classic English folk song Scarborough Faire. Other posts in this series Sabbat The Wicker Man By Damh the Bard|2016-10-14T11:00:38+01:00March 19th, 2015|Categories: Making of, music|Tags: damh the bard, fearie, folk, folk music, magic, myth, mythology, pagan, paganism, Scarborough Faire|6 Comments Enjoy the Article? Please Share this Story! FacebookTwitterRedditTumblrPinterestEmail Related Posts So How Do You Write A Song? So How Do You Write A Song? November 8th, 2019 | 5 Comments The Calm after the Snow Melt The Calm after the Snow Melt May 13th, 2019 | 9 Comments Thinking About – Music in the not-so Distant Past Thinking About – Music in the not-so Distant Past March 4th, 2019 | 20 Comments The Soundtrack of my Life – The Early Years (but a bit later…) The Soundtrack of my Life – The Early Years (but a bit later…) September 10th, 2018 | 5 Comments 10 Guitarists that Changed my Life 10 Guitarists that Changed my Life August 30th, 2017 | 12 Comments 10 of the Musicians/Bands that Changed my Life 10 of the Musicians/Bands that Changed my Life August 22nd, 2017 | 27 Comments 6 Comments Catherine March 19, 2015 at 1:35 pm - Reply beautiful version and it does make sense knowing the background Thanks john p johnson March 19, 2015 at 3:16 pm - Reply nice one,great to know the roots of English traditional song,in peace jpj,ps looking forward to the album.jpj Sandy Riley March 19, 2015 at 10:53 pm - Reply THANKYOU for explaining the lyrics and history of this old song. I think your version returns the ethereal quality of this song! Jayne Southern March 20, 2015 at 3:14 pm - Reply Really lovely version of this song and as the others have said, it makes a lot more sense now you’ve explained the ‘impossible tasks for the woman to achieve to be the lover of an Elfin Knight’. I’ve shared this on F.B. Kathy Zimmerman March 23, 2015 at 11:33 pm - Reply You constantly amaze and delight me with your songs and interpretation of other’s songs, Dave. Thank you ever so much for the education and spiritual enlightenment. I look forward to the whole album. Damh the Bard March 30, 2015 at 10:23 am - Reply Thank you! Leave A Comment Cancel replyComment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.