Dennis O’Rourke


Cover Material
A Boy Named Sue (Johnny Cash)
A Pirate Looks at Forty (Jimmy Buffet)
Act Naturally (Buck Owens, Ringo Star)
Aimless Love (John Prime)
All Along The Watchtower (Bob Dylan)
Amy (Pure Prairie League)
And It Stoned Me (Van Morrison)
Bad Moon Rising (CCR)
Looking Out My Back Door (CCR)
Ballad of a Teenage Queen (Johnny Cash)
Ballad of Ira Hayes (Johnny Cash)
Battle of New Orleans (Johnny Horton)
Big River (Johnny Cash)
Blow up Your TV (John Prine)
Blowin’ in the Wind (Bob Dylan)
Blue Eyes Cryin’ In The Rain (Willie Nelson)
Blue Suede Shoes (Elvis Presley)
Bottle of Wine (Kingston Trio, Tom Paxton)
Brown-eyed Girl (Van Morrison)
By-bye Love (The Cars)
Carolina in My Mind (James Taylor)
Cat’s in the Cradle (Harry Chapin)
Catch the Wind (Donovan)
Celluloid Heroes (The Kinks)
Charlie on the MTA (Kingston Trio)
Christopher Columbus (traditional)
City of New Orleans (Steve Goodman, Arlo Guthrie)
Cocaine Blues (Johnny Cash)
Colors (Donovan)
Come a Little Bit Closer (Jay and The Americans)
Come Monday (Jimmy Buffet)
Corrina, Corrina (Bob Dylan)
Cotton Fields (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
Country Roads (John Denver)
Dance Me to the End of Love (Leonard Cohen)
Danny’s Song (Kenny Loggins)
Desperado (The Eagles)
Detroit City (Tom Jones, Bobby Bare)
Dixie (traditional)
Don’t Look Now (CCR)
Don’t Think Twice (Bob Dylan)
Evangalina (Emmylou Harris)
Fire and Rain (James Taylor)
Folsom Prison Blues (Johnny Cash)
For the Good Times (Ray Price, Kris Kristofferson)
For What It’s Worth (Buffalo Springfield)
Friend of the Devil (Grateful Dead)
Friends In Low Places (Garth Brooks)
Ghost Riders in the Sky (Johnny Cash, Sons of the Pioneers)
Girl From The North Country (Bob Dylan)
Give My Love to Rose (Johnny Cash)
Good-Hearted Woman (Willie Nelson)
Goodnight, Irene (Folk, Traditional)
Green, Green Grass of Home (traditional)
Guess I Could Never Do Nothin’ Right (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Guess Things Happen That Way (Johnny Cash)
Handsome Molly (Bob Dylan, Tim O’Brian, Mick Jagger)
Heart of Gold (Neil Young)
Help Me Make It Through The Night (Kris Kristofferson)
Hey, Good Lookin’ (Hank Williams)
Honky Tonk Moon (Randy Travis)
House of the Rising Sun (Bob Dylan, The Animals)
Hurt (Johnny Cash)
I Can’t Help It If I’m Still In Love With You (Hank Williams)
I Fall to Pieces (Patsy Cline)
I Have To Say I Love You In A Song (Jim Croce)
I Still Miss Someone (Johnny Cash)
I Walk the Line (Johnny Cash)
If I Need You (Don Williams, Emmylou Harris)
In the Early Morning Rain (Gordon Lightfoot)
Into White (Cat Stevens)
It Ain’t Me, Babe (Bob Dylan)
It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue (Bob Dylan)
Jackson (Johnny Cash)
Jaded Lover (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Jamaican Farewell (Jimmy Buffett, Don Williams)
Jim Jones (Bob Dylan)
King of the Road (Roger Miller)
Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door (Bob Dylan)
LA Freeway (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Last Thing On My Mind (traditional)
Lay Lady Lay (Bob Dylan)
Leaving On A Jet Plane (John Denver)
Leroy Brown (Jim Croce)
Let’s Talk Dirty in Hawaiian (John Prime)
Little Red Riding Hood (
Lodi (CCR)
Louise (Dean Martin)
Margaritaville (Jimmy Buffet)
Mellow Yellow (Donovan)
Memories Are Made of This (Dean Martin, Johnny Cash, Jim Reeves)
Memphis (Chuck Berry)
Midnight Special (CCR)
Mister Bojangles (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Moonshadow (Cat Stevens)
Muleskinner Blues (traditional)
My Hero’s Have Always Been Cowboys (Willie Nelson)
Never Ending Love (Roxette)
Nightrider’s Lament (Jerry Jeff Walker)
On The Road Again (Willie Nelson)
One Too Many Mornings (Bob Dylan)
Only a Hobo (Bob Dylan)
Pancho and Lefty (Willie Nelson)
Peaceful Easy Feeling (The Eagles)
Please Don’t Bury Me (John Prime)
Puff the Magic Dragon (Peter, Paul, and Mary)
Reason to Believe (Rod Stewart)
Ring of Fire (Johnny Cash)
Rock Island Line (Johnny Cash)
Sam Stone (John Prime)
Save the Last Dance for Me (The Drifters)
She Belongs to Me (Bob Dylan)
Singing The Blues (Marty Robbins)
Sloop John B (Beach Boys, Kingston Trio)
Some Days Are Diamonds (John Denver)
Someday I’ll Get Out of These Bars (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Something To Shoot (Chris Wall)
Standing at the Big Hotel (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Sugar Mountain (Neil Young)
Sunday Morning Coming Down (Johnny Cash)
Sundown (Gordon Lightfoot)
Sunshine Superman (Donovan)
Suzanne (Leonard Cohen)
Sweet Baby James (James Taylor)
Sweet Caroline (Neil Diamond)
Teach Your Children (Crosby, Stills, Nash)
Tennessee Stud (Johnny Cash, Hank Williams Jr.)
That’ll Be The Day (Buddy Holly)
The Boxer (Paul Simon)
The Gambler (Kenny Rogers)
The L&N Don’t Stop Here Anymore (Johnny Cash)
The Long Black Veil (Johnny Cash)
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (The Band)
The Times They Are A-Changing (Bob Dylan)
The Ways of a Woman in Love (Johnny Cash)
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald (Gordon Lightfoot)
Those Were The Days (Mary Hopkins)
Till I Gain Control Again (Jerry Jeff Walker)
Tom Dooley (Kingston Trio, Doc Watson)
Tomorrow is a Long Time (Bob Dylan)
Tonight the Bottle Let Me Down (Merle Haggard)
Train Leaves Here This Morning (The Eagles)
Two More Bottles of Wine (Emmylou Harris, Martina McBride)
Under the Boardwalk (The Drifters)
We’ll Meet Again (Johnny Cash)
When The Ship Comes In (Bob Dylan)
Where Do The Children Play (Cat Stevens)
Who’ll Stop The Rain (CCR)
Why Don’t We Get Drunk and Screw (Jimmy Buffet)
Will the Circle Be Unbroken (traditional gospel)
Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)
You Were Always On My Mind (Willie Nelson)
Your Cheating Heart (Hank Williams)
Dennis O’Roarke’s Irish Sampler

Sea Songs
The Hold Ground
Ratcliffe Highway
The Leaving of Liverpool
The Irish Rover
Drunken Sailor
Fiddler’s Green

Rebel Songs
The Bold Fenian Men
The Rising of the Moon
The Foggy Dew
Kevin Barry
The Boys form the County Cork
Follow Me Up To Carlow
Roddie McCorley
Four Green Fields
Johnson’t Motorcar
The Patriot Game
The Merry Ploughboy
Kelly the Boy form Killane
The Irish Soldier Laddy
A Nation Once Again

“Up” & Humor Songs
Eileen Og
Star of the County Down
Mountain Dew
Hills of Connemara
As I Roved Out
Wild Rover
Orange and the Green
Rattling Bog
Whiskey in the Jar
Bold O’Donoghue
I’ll Tell Me Ma
Finnegan’s Wake
O’Reilly’s Daughter
The Old Woman form Wexford
Fare thee well, Enniskellan
Wild Colonial Boy
Brennan on the Moor
Jug of Punch
Rosin the Bow
Come to the Bower
Patsy Fagan
The Jolly Beggar
Hi for the Beggar Man
The Little Beggar Man
Spanish Lady
Black Velvet Band
Whistling Gypsy
The Unicorn
Seven Drunken Nights
William Bloat
Isn’t It Grand, Boys
The Kerry Recruit
Galway Races
Johnny, I Hardly Knew Ye
Wella Wallia
All For Me Grog
Rosin The Bow

Scottish Songs
Marie’s Wedding
Loch Lomond
The Maid of Fife
Wild Mountain Thyme
Gallant 40 Twa
The Scotsman
Nancy Whiskey
Donald, Where’s Your Trousers

The Rocks of Baun
Eileen Aroon
I Know Where I’m Going
Red is the Rose
Dirty Old Town
The Band Played “Waltzing Matilda”
The Butcher Boy
Come by the Hills
I Once Loved a Lass
Bard of Armagh
The October Winds
Blackwater Side
Danny Boy
Galway Bay

Lullaby/Loch Lomond/Glasgow/Wild Irish Rose/Smiling

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Dennis O’Rourke Video

Lively and fun entertainment at a volume that encourages networking and commerce, Irish Entertainer Dennis O’Rourke is the perfect addition to your next event.   A combination of Irish wit, vast repertoire, and seasoned professionalism make Dennis O’Rourke a crowd-pleaser.  This Boston born singer and guitarist spent years in Dublin, Ireland, performing in pubs and hotels, Dennis is a songwriter, novelist, recording artist, world traveler and talented performer with two BMI awards to his credit.  In addition Dennis composed Honky Tonk Moon, a number one hit for Randy Travis.

Available for concerts, night clubs, restaurants, wedding rehearsal dinners, Irish pubs as well as conventions in the U.S. and abroad.  He’s the perfect Irish gentleman for your corporate meet and greet, Nashville song writer in the round show, solo guitar vocal variety act, or Irish themed Gala.

Contact the team at Blue Tone Music to book Dennis O’Rourke

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