Thanks to:

Tony & Mary Coyne Tony & Mary Coyne
Cllr. Paddy Kilduff Cllr. Paddy Kilduff

McNulty Family Discography

The McNulty Family recorded 155 sides on three record labels. Their first recording session was for the Decca label on 10 November 1936; the last was about 1955 for the Copley label.

The McNulty Family on Long Playing (LP) Records

Decca labels (Coral—U.S. / Ace of Hearts—U.K.)

IRISH SHOWBOAT
THE McNULTY FAMILY
(CRL 57368)

SIDE ONE

McNULTY’S IRISH SHOWBOAT
HILLS OF GLENSWILLY
FAR AWAY IN AUSTRALIA
HASTE TO THE WEDDING
MISS FOGARTY’S CHRISTMAS CAKE
MY OWN DEAR GALWAY BAY

SIDE TWO

THE LIMERICK RACES
THE FOGGY DEW
IRISH SOLDIER BOY
STACK OF BARLEY
THE ROSE OF ARANMORE
AT THE CLOSE OF AN IRISH DAY

IRISH DANCE PARTY
MICHAEL COLEMAN/THE McNULTY FAMILY
(CRL 57464)

SIDE TWO

BACK TO DONEGAL
HILLS OF GLENSWILLY
TIPPERARY DAISY
ERIN’S GREEN SHORE
WE’LL TAKE YOU BACK TO IRELAND
KIELROW—“MA” McNULTY’S FAVORITE


Standard Phonograph Corp. (Colonial label)

IRISH FOLK SONGS
FEATURING THE McNULTY FAMILY
(COL-LP-121)

SIDE A

LIKEABLE LOVABLE LEITRIM LAD
THREE LEAF SHAMROCK FROM GLENOR
O’HARA FROM TARA MAC NAMARA [ . . . ]
MARTHA THE FLOWER OF SWEET STRABANE
SOMEWHERE IN IRELAND
MY AULD SKELLARA HAT

SIDE B

BEDELIA
ANN CARAWATH—Hornpipe
WHEN I MOWED PAT MURPHY’S MEADOW
OFF TO PHILADELPHIA
GREEN ON THE GREEN
DORA MY DARLING


Copley label

THE McNULTY FAMILY ENTERTAINS WITH IRISH SONGS
(DWL 9-604)

SIDE 1

WHEN YOU’RE WINGING YOUR WAY BACK TO OLD IRELAND
SOMEONE’S WAITING FOR ME BACK IN IRELAND
THE BOYS OF THE COUNTY CORK
McNULTY’S IRISH SHOWBOAT
THERE’S A SWEETHEART WAITING FOR YOU
AT THE CLOSE OF AN IRISH DAY

SIDE 2

A TOAST TO THE 32 COUNTIES
THE STAR OF LOGY BAY
THE IRISH ROVER
WE’LL TAKE YOU BACK TO IRELAND
LIKEABLE, LOVEABLE LEITRIM LAD
HAT MY FATHER WORE ON ST. PATRICK’S DAY

A NIGHT IN IRELAND
WITH THE McNULTY FAMILY—VOLUME 1
(DWL 9-610)

SIDE 1

GOOD-BYE, I’M ON MY WAY TO DEAR OLD DUBLIN BAY
LET MR. MAGUIRE SIT DOWN
JOHN MITCHELL
THE EXILE OF CORK
LEATHER AWAY WITH THE WATTLE O. POLKA
MISS FOGARTY’S CHRISTMAS CAKE

SIDE 2

MOTHER MALONE
THE JACKETS GREEN
ERIN’S GREEN SHORE
A MOTHER’S LOVE IS A BLESSING
THEY SAILED AWAY FROM DUBLIN BAY
I DON’T CARE IF I DO

A NIGHT IN IRELAND
WITH THE McNULTY FAMILY—VOLUME 2
(DWL 9-611)

SIDE 1

ALONG THE ROCKY ROAD TO DUBLIN
WHEN YOU LOOK IN THE HEART OF A SHAMROCK
SUSIE O’MALLEY
THE HOMES OF DONEGAL
THE STACK OF WHEAT HORNPIPE
THE DARLING GIRL FROM CLARE

SIDE 2

MC NAMARA FROM MAYO
THE BOYS FROM THE COUNTY ARMAGH
THE HILLS OF KNOCK NA SHEE
FAIR ROSCOMMON POLKA
QUEENSTOWN HARBOR
TIPPERARY DAISY


The McNulty Family on Decca 78 RPM Records

CATALOG #TITLENOTE
12071AMaster McGraw
12071BHills of Donegal
12072AThe Half-Door
12072BThe Stone Outside Dan Murphy’s Door
12073APolly O’ The Automat
12073BMother’s Silver Curl
12087AThe Boys of the County CorkISA, RRLP
12087BMcNulty’s Irish ShowboatISA, RILP, RRLP
12088AMoriarty, The Happy Cop
12088BOld House Far Away
12089AI’m Sighing Tonight For Killarney And You
12089BBack to DonegalRILP
12099AIreland Boys, Hurrah0
12099BRollicking Skipper0
12100ALet Mr. McGuire Sit DownRRLP [“...Maguire...”]
12100BHighland Mary
12107ASong Of The 32 CountiesRRLP [“A Toast to...”]
12107BMother’s Lament
12108AMoon Behind The Hill
12108BStar Of The County Down
12118AWhen Rafferty Brought The Rumba To The Town of Aughnacloy
12118BThe Galway RogueBB
12119ASlippin’ The Jig
12119BI Don’t Care If I DoRRLP
12126ACome In Out Of The Rain Barney McShane
12126BOver The Hills And Far Away
12127AIrish Greens And Bacon
12127BI’d Sing Like A Thrush
12148AWe’ll Take You Back To IrelandRILP, RRLP
12149BMaid Of The Sweet [Brown] Knowe
12154AShall My Soul Pass Through Old Ireland
12154BDawning Of The Morning
12155ABarney Brannigan
12155BErin’s Green ShoreRILP, RRLP
12161AReal Old Mountain Dew
12161BMy Beauty Of Limerick
12169AOld Potato Cake
12169BLet Ye All Be Irish Tonight
12176AWaltz Me Around Again Willie
12176BWalker Walked Away
12183AChristmas In Exile
12183BRiver Moy
12189AKerry Long Ago
12189BGrandfather Brian
12195AMother MaloneRRLP
12195BHaste To The WeddingISA, RILP
12196AO Son Remember My Love Today
12196BIf You Ever Go Over
12197ABiddy Donahue
12197BGood-By Johnny Dear
12198AThief Of The World
12198BKnock At My Window Tonight, Love
12208ALittle House Under The Hill
12208BThey Sailed Away From Dublin Bay
12209AThe Kellys
12209BMcDonnell’s Old Tin Roof
12210ADenny McCall
12210BDunloe Fair
12217AI Never Loved Another, But You
12217BJohn MitchellRRLP
12222AI Don’t Work For A Living
12222BAmber Tresses Tied In Blue
12236AO’Bryan Has No Place To Go
12236BKelly The Boy From Killan
12240AIn Old Ballymoe
12240BThe Groves Of Kilteevan
12241AThere’s A Sweetheart Waiting For YouRRLP
12241BAt The Close Of An Irish DayX, RILP,RRLP
12246AThe Golden Jubilee
12246BDaisy Bell
12247ATipperary DaisyRILP
12247BShamus O’Brien
12252AThe Rose Of AranmoreISA, RILP
12252BThe Limerick RacesISA, RILP
12253AI Have A Bonnet Trimmed With Blue/Maggie In The Woods
12253BRolling Rocks Of Glan / River Meadows Reel
12254AMiss Fogarty’s Christmas CakeISA, RILP
12254BA Mother’s LoveRRLP [“...Is A Blessing”]
12255AFlowery Del[l] / Miss Drury’s ReelX
12255BChasing The Chicken / Maid On The GreenX
12256ASusie O’MalleyISA, RRLP
12256BFar Away In AustraliaRILP
12257AMolly Bown
12257BMickey Hickey’s Band
12258AGarryowen / Three Little Drummers0
12258BRattigan’s Fancy / Blackberry Blossom0
12259AMy Sweetheart
12259BThe Foggy DewRILP
12263AWhen It’s Tea Time In The Meadows
12263BIrish Soldier BoyRILP
12270AHills Of GlenswillyX, RILP
12270BDrum ColliherX
12271AEileen McMahon
12271BGalway RogueBB
12272AMy Old Home Town
12272BMy Own Dear Galway BayRILP
12273AKielrowRILP
12273BStack Of BarleyRILP

NOTES

ISA = also issued on Irish Showboat 78 RPM album
RILP = re-issued on Decca LP from same master
RRLP = re-recorded for LP on different label
BB = used as B side of more than one disc
X = damaged, partially playable
0 = no copy in collection