Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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The Moshville Times

Classic Covers: They’re Taking The Hobbits To Isengard – Red Rum

The Hobbit (2012 film)

The Hobbit (2012 film) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

OK, so it’s a cover of a daft internet song that’s been doing the rounds for a few years. It’s also been covered by a dozen other people including the actual cast of the film, but this is Red Rum, dammit!

They played this on the recent tour with Alestorm, which was perfect for a band that many of the crowd didn’t know – because they certainly recognised this little ditty. Call it an icebreaker, if you will.

Lovingly re-recorded and shoved out on the internet for you lot to plunder. Ah-HARR!!

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[…] you’d think wrong, as Red Rum came in and blew all that away with an accordion infused cover of They’re Taking the Hobbits to Isengard. A song, for those who’ve lived this long without encountering one of the most OG of memes, based […]