The Filk Primary Source List


A list of original sources of filk songs.


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J

JabberwockyLewis Caroll (MC)
Jamaica FarewellHarry Belafonte
Jet Songmusic Leonard Bernstein, lyrics Stephen Sondheim (West Side Story) (COS)
Jingle BellsJames Pierpont
John Barleycorntraditional
John Brown's Bodytraditional
John Henrytraditional
Johnny AngelShelley Fabares
Johnny B. GoodeChuck Berry
Johnny Be FairBuffy Ste. Marie
Johnny I Hardly Knew Yetraditional
Joshua Fought the Battle of Jerichotraditional
Junk Food JunkieLarry Groce


K

Kathy's SongSimon and Garfunkel
Kerowyn's RideMercedes Lackey (…) (MC)
KidsBye Bye Birdie
King of the RoadRoger Miller
Kiss the Girlmusic Alan Menken, lyrics Howard Ashman (the Little Mermaid) (COS)
Knock on the DoorPhil Ochs
KodachromePaul Simon


L

The Lady is a TrampFrank Sinatra
LadyhawkeJulia Ecklar
Lammas Nightlyrics by Mercedes Lackey, tune by L.Fish (MC)
Laughter in the RainNeil Sedaka
Leader of the BandDan Fogelberg
Leatherwing Battraditional
Leave Her Johnnytraditional
Leaving on a Jet PlanePeter, Paul and Mary
Leslie is DifferentFred Small
Let It Bethe Beatles
Let it SnowSammy Cahn and J. Styne
LiesStan Rogers
Like a Lamb to the SlaughterFrank Hayes (talking blues version of trad Matty Groves) (MC)
Lily the Pinktraditional (?The Scaffold/Roger McGoff/Gough surely?) (COS)
The Lion Sleeps Tonightthe Tokens
Little BoxesMalvina Reynolds
Little Brown Jugtraditional
Little Deuce Coupethe Beach Boys
Little Fuzzy AnimalsFrank Hayes
Lizzie Bordenthe Chad Mitchell Trio
LodiCreedence Clearwater Revival
London Bridge is Falling Down<? >
The Longest TimeBilly Joel
A Look at Things That Don't ExistDr. Jane Robinson
Lord of the DanceSydney Carter (did one, but there are two different tunes…) (MC)
Love and MarriageFrank Sinatra (I thought it was Sammy Cahn? - COS)
Love Potion #9the Searchers
Love Will Keep Us Togetherthe Captain and Tenille
Loyal Hamster BluesCecilia Eng
Lucky ManEmerson, Lake and Palmer
Lucy in the Sky with DiamondsLennon/McCartney (mostly Lennon) (MC)
Lullaby for a Weary WorldT J Burnside Clapp
The Lumberjack SongMonty Python


Send your thanks to the Michael McAfee , the punk filker mdm@haven.org
and your updates to filksources@smof.com (Chris "The Magician" O'Shea)

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