1940 The Shooting Of Dan McGrew – Larry Beck (1964)

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Robert W. Service.

The Shooting Of Dan McGrew is a poem written by Robert W. Service. It was first published in The Songs Of A Sourdough in 1907. Larry Beck recorded the poem in 1964. It was released on his album Recites Robert Service, Volume I. The poem influenced the lyrics to the The Beatles’ 1968 song Rocky Raccoon.

Now Hear This: Rocky Raccoon – The Beatles (1968)

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