New England

Studio CD: Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers, Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers +4
Single: New England/Here Come The Martian Martians, New England/Astral Plane
Live CD: Modern Lovers Live
Compilation: The Beserkely Years, 23 Great Recordings, Radio On, Buzz Buzz Buzz, Roadrunner Roadrunner
Other: Home of the Hits
Compilation Bootleg: Regression
Radio Bootleg: Paradiso 1977, Live In Sweden 1978, Herentals, TopPop 1978
Live Bootleg: Town Hall 1976, The Cellar Door, The Boarding House, New York University, Pinkpop, The Quiet Knight Club 1978, 3 Soundboard Shows 1978-1979, Apeldoorn, Gaspars 1979 (1), Live In New York 1980, Left Bank 1981, Bookies, The Peppermint Lounge, The Rex Club
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers

Chords

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Song title:       New England
Original Album:	  Jonathan Richman And The Modern Lovers

Words and Music by Jonathan Richman
Copyright 1976 Sanctuary Records Limited
Published by Modern Love Records

Transcribed by Gavin Chart (contactus@gartfretsnet)


INTRO (spoken):
See, I come from Boston I'm gonna tell you about how I love New England
It's my favorite place
I've been all around the world, but I love New England best
I might be prejudiced, but it's true: I love New England best!

             E   E
Well, now

You know, ladies and gentlemen

[sing acapella]
NC
I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
And what did I do but miss my home?


VERSE:
       E        B       A   B
I have been out west to Californ'
(E      F#m        A          B  )
(Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day)

      A                   B
But I miss the land where I was born
(B       E      )
(Oh, New England)

I can't help it!


CHORUS1:
E      F#m        A          B
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
A       B
Oh, New England
E      F#m        A          F#m
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
B       E
Oh, New England


INTERLUDE [play x2]:
E                
Doodely-doo-de-do-do, de do de doo
B                        E
Doodely-doo-de-do-do, de do de doo


VERSE:
       E        B        A    B
I have seen old Israel's arid plain
(E      F#m        A          B  )
(Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day)

A                 B
It's magnificent, but so's Maine
(B       E      )
(Oh, New England)


[repeat CHORUS1]


[repeat INTERLUDE]  [x2]


CHORUS2:
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England


[repeat CHORUS1]  [x3]   [sing acapella first two times]



CHORUS:
E    779997
F#m  244222
A    577655
B    799877

Chordpro

See, I come from Boston
I'm gonna tell you about how I love New England
It's my favorite place
I've been all around the world, but I love New England best
I might be prejudiced
But it's true, I love New England best

Well, now [E] [E]

You know, ladies and gentlemen, I've already been to Paris, I already been
to Rome
And what did I do but miss my home?

[E] I have been out [F#m] west to [A] Cali[B]forn'[E][F#m][A][B]
But I [A] miss the land where [B] I was born[E]
I can't help it
[E] Dum-de-[F#m]dum-de-dum-[A]dum-da-dum-[B]day
[A] Oh, New [B] England
[E] Dum-de-[F#]dum-de-dum-[A]dum-da-dum-[B]day
Oh, New [E] England

I have [E] seen old [F#m] Israel's [A] arid [B] plain[E][F#m][A][B]
[A] It's magnificent, [B] but so's Maine [E]
[E] Dum-de-[F#m]dum-de-dum-[A]dum-da-dum-[B]day
[A] Oh, New [B] England
[E] Dum-de-[F#]dum-de-dum-[A]dum-da-dum-[B]day
Oh, New [E] England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Lyrics

[See, I come from Boston
I'm gonna tell you about how I love New England
It's my favorite place
I've been all around the world, but I love New England best
I might be prejudiced
But it's true, I love New England best]

Well, now

You know, ladies and gentlemen, I've already been to Paris, I already been
To Rome
And what did I do but miss my home?

I have been out west to Californ'
But I miss the land where I was born
I can't help it
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
It's magnificent, but so's Maine
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Modern Lovers Live

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
but what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

that's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

that's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Live In Sweden 1978

Lyrics

you know, I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
but what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

you know I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

that's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, Jonathan loves New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love my home New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, Jonathan loves New England

I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, Jonathan loves New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Paradiso 1977

Lyrics

[Now we're gonna tell you where we come from, you know ladies and gentlemen]

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

That's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

That's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Rock them home

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

[We're the modern lovers, see you later]

Herentals

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
And what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England, I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England
I love Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England
I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England
I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England

I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

TopPop 1978

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been
To Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

That's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

You know
I've seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

That's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Jonathan loves New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Dum a dum day now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England
I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England

I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Jonathan loves New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Town Hall 1976

Lyrics

[Good ideas, you can't hear it at all? ???]

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But the first thing I did was miss my home
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

I love it
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England (I love it)
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-da-dum-day

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Tell them modern lovers
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love my home
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

The Cellar Door

Lyrics

[???]

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
??? But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

Well I've have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss that land where I was born
Oh, New England

That's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
It's beautiful, but so's Maine
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Rock them home

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

The Boarding House (first one)

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been
to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
And what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day, I love
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

The Boarding House (second one)

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris,
I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But the first thing I did was miss my home
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I'll tell you it's pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

New York University

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
The first thing I did was to miss my home
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

What do I say?
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England that's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

That's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

A cappella now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Pinkpop

Lyrics

[Now it's time for New England]

You know out there, ladies and gentlemen,
I've already been to Paris, and I've already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Yes (mark it's a little too heavy mark mark too much monitors it's feeding back)
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh New England

I have been out west to Californ' that's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh New England
That's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

You know I've seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's pretty, but so's Maine
Oh New England
And that's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

A cappella now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (Jonathan loves) New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Rockin it home

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

The Quiet Knight Club 1978

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris,
I already been to Rome
But what did I do but miss my home?

I have been out west to Californ'
But I miss the land where I was born
Rock and roll
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
It's pretty good, so's Maine
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-day now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England that's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England, hey
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England, I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

3 Soundboard Shows 1978-1979

Lyrics

I already been to Paris, and I've already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
yes
but what did I do but miss my home?
oh New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh New England
that's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

you know I've seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh New England
that's what I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Jonathan loves New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

I love, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England (I love)
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (Jonathan loves) New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Apeldoorn

Lyrics

[What's that?
I don't know what that means
Huh?]

Well, I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
And what did I do but miss my home?

You know, I have been out west to Californ'
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

You know I have seen old Israel's arid plain
It's very pretty, but then so's Maine
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Dum-da-dum-day, now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Jonathan loves New England
Well
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England

Gaspars 1979 (1)

Lyrics

Well now
Ladies and gentlemen,
[It's true that]
I've already been to Paris, I have already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?

[Thank you
Here you go
Well I miss mine too
So do you]

You know
I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England [nice] [[he likes how they are singing along]]
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Dum-da-dum-day

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

[A cappella now]

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Live In New York 1980

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
(How were they? they were pretty good)
But the first thing I did was to miss my home, which is
Oh, New England

You know, and I've been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

You know I have seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day, how was it?
It was very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England, I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
I love the place where I was born
I love New England

I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England where I was born
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New Englandwhere I was born
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, we're gonna walk it and talk it

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England, I love my
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh

Left Bank 1981

Lyrics

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh New England
That's right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England I love
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Here we go
I've seen old Israel's arid plains
Very pretty but so's Maine
That's what I say

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Jonathan loves New England
I said I love that place
I love New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Alright I say, dum-da-dum-day
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
All right acapella now
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England well
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day, I love
Oh, New England one more time I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England oh well
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England rocking and rolling
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
??? New England ???
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Bookies

Lyrics

I already been to Paris, I already been
To Rome Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Yes, but what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But I miss that land where I was born
Oh, New England

All right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

I've seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

All right all right I say
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Acapella

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day, I love
Oh, New England

Well, Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, (I love) New England (now)
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Rocking and rolling

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

[??? Microphone it works better ???
Come sing through this microphone
??? With me Henry
It sounds so much better through this, what?
Make it even better,
Hi how ya doin?
Now we're gonna have Beth sing one,
Dinosaur yeah,
I know a friend of mine who will really want this,
No I wish we were,
We're not gonna, well, we're gonna start this song]

The Peppermint Lounge

Lyrics

I've already been to Paris, I already been
To Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

I have been out west to Californ'
But I miss the land where I was born
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

Well I have seen old Israel's arid plain
It's really pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

[I tell you ??? modern lovers]

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England [that's what I'm talking about]
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Acappela now

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

The Rex Club

Lyrics

[Pardon ??? you wanna hear New England?]

I've already been to Paris, I already been to Rome
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
But what did I do but miss my home?
Oh, New England

Wait ???

And I've have been out west to Californ'
But I miss the land where I was born
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do
Doddly-doodly-do-do-doo-do-do

You know I've seen old Israel's arid plain
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
It's very pretty, but so's Maine
Oh, New England all right
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

One more

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England (that's wonderful)
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, I love New England
Dum-de-dum-de-dum-dum-da-dum-day
Oh, New England

???

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