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Star the Foxhound

Recommended Civil War Songs

Songs from the Time Period

Union Battle Cry of Freedom

Confederate Battle Cry of Freedom

Just Before the Battle, Mother

Bonnie Blue Flag

All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight

Maryland my Maryland

Stonewall Jackson's Way


The Battle Hymn of the Republic

Tenting Tonight on the Old Campground

Kathleen Mavourneen (I recommand the 97th Regimental String Band's verison of it, although there are others)

Goober Peas

Song of the Irish Brigade

I'm a Good Ol' Rebel

When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Lincoln and Liberty

Jine the Calvery

The Yellow Rose of Texas

The Vacant Chair

Coming to us Dead

Marching Through Georgia

Shiloh's Hill - 97th Regimental String Band

Siege of Vicksburg - 97th Regimental String Band

Gentle Annie - 97th Regimental String Band

Richmond is a Hard Road - 97th Regimental String Band

A Life in the Vicksburg Bluff - 97th Regimental String Band

Long Ago - Bobby Horton

The Rebel Soldier - Bobby Horton

Riding a Raid - Bobby Horton

Everybodys Dixie - Bobby Horton

The Soldiers Grave - Bobby Horton

Wearing of the Gray - Bobby Horton

Modern Civil War Songs

Sourthern Birthright - Bobby Horton

Shiloh - Darryl Worley

Gettysburg 1863 (Devil To Pay, Hold to the Last, High Water Mark) - Iced Earth

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down - Joan Baez

Another Side - Sawyer Brown

Dixieland - Steve Earle

Soldier Side - System of a Down

No Longer Blue or Gray - Plum Run

Chaplain - Plum Run

The Civil War Musical by Frank Wildhorn

I Never Knew his Name

How Many Devils?

Honor of your Name

For the Glory

Judgement Day

Brother my Brother

The Day the Sun Stood Still

Last Waltz for Dixie


Father how Long?


By the Sword/ Sons of Dixie

The Gettysburg Soundtrack

Main Title

Men of Honor

Battle of Little Round Top

Fife and Gun

General Lee at Twilight

The First Battle


From History to Legend

Over the Fence

We Are the Flank

Charging up the Hill


General Lee's Solitude

Battle at Devil's Den

Killer Angel

March to Mortality

Kathleen Mavourneen

Reunion and Finale

Song's that Could be Related to the Civil War

Down to my Last - Alter Bridge

Broken Wings - Alter Bridge

Open Your Eyes - Alter Bridge

Blaze of Glory - Bon Jovi

Unknown Soldier - Breaking Benjamin

Brother Under the Sun - Bryan Adams

I Will Always Return - Bryan Adams

Sound the Bugle Now - Bryan Adams

21 Guns - Greenday

New Divide - Linkin Park

Ashokan Farewell - Jay Ungar

Going Home - Mary Fahl

The Howling - Within Temptation

12/3/2009 . Edited 7/23/2010 #1
Leon Trotsky

High fives for having some songs from Spirit on here! That's one of my favorite movies. I listen to the soundtrack religiously. Here is a video with the song "Brother Under the Sun." I noticed you didn't have a link for that one, so I thought I might rectify the situation.

1/28/2010 #2
Uldaren Bardaniel

(EDIT: I've removed the links and kept the titles, just for the sake of removing clutter. There are notes on the artists/albums of the songs, however.)

Gods and Generals Soundtrack (all by Randy Edelman and John Frizzell except where noted):

Cross the Green Mountain (Bob Dylan)

Gods & Generals

You Must Not Worry For Us

Loved I Not Honor More

Lexington Is My Home

The School Of The Soldier

Go To Their Graves Like Beds

My Heart Shall Not Fear

These Brave Irishmen

To The Stone Wall

You'll Thank Me In The Morning

The First Crop Of Corn

My Home Is Virginia

No Photographs

VMI Will Be Heard From Today

Too Much Sugar

Let Us Cross Over The River

The Soldier's Return

Going Home (Mary Fahl)

Glory Soundtrack (James Horner):

A Call to Arms

After Antietam

Lonely Christmas

Forming the Regiment

The Whipping

Burning the Town of Darien

Brave Words, Braver Deeds

Year of Jubilee

Preparations for Battle

Charging Fort Wagner

Epitaph to War

Closing Credits

Songs of the 19th Century

Abraham's Daughter

Amazing Grace

Annie Laurie

Army of the Free

Aura Lea

The Battle of Shiloh

Beautiful Dreamer (Stephen Foster)

Benny Havens, Oh!

Billy Barlow

The Boys That Wore the Green

The Brass Mounted Army

The Campbells Are Coming

Camptown Races (Stephen Foster)

The Capture of 17 of Co. H, 4th Texas Cavalry

The Cavalier's Glee

Coming of the Old 1812

Comrades Fill No Glass For Me (Stephen Foster)

Cumberland Crew

De Day Ob Liberty

Don't Bet Money on the Shanghai (Stephen Foster)

The Dreadful Engagement

The Drummer Boy of Shiloh

Faded Coat of Blue

Fall of Paris

Flag of Columbia

Frog in the Well


The Girl I Left Behind Me

God Save the South

God Save the Southern Land

Hail Columbia

Hard Tack Come Again No More

Hard Times Come Again No More

Home, Sweet Home

The Invalid Corps

The Irish-American's Song

The Irish Volunteer

Jackson in the Valley

Jeanie With The Light Brown Hair (Stephen Foster)

John Brown's Body

Johnny, I Hardly Knew Ye

Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier

Katy Wells

Kelly's Irish Brigade

The Kennesaw Line

Kingdom Coming

The March of the Southern Men

Melt the Bells

The Minstrel Boy

Mister, Here's Your Mule

Mrs. McGrath

My Old Kentucky Home, Goodnight

My Southern Land

Nearer My God To Thee

New York Volunteer

Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) - Stephen Foster

Our Boys Are Gone

Paddy's Lamentation

The President's Ball

The Reluctant Conscript


Short Rations (To the Corn-Fed Army of Tennessee)


The Soldier's Farewell

The Soldier's Suit of Grey

Somebody's Darling

Southern Soldier

Stonewall's Requiem

Taps (Dan Butterfield)

Think of Your Head in the Morning

To Arms In Dixie

To Canaan

T***! T***! T***! The Boys Are Marching

Turkey in the Straw

Union Dixie

Vicksburg Is Taken

Virginia's Bloody Soil

Wait for the Wagon

Was My Brother in the Battle

We'll Fight For Uncle Sam

The Wearing of the Green

Whiskey in the Jar

Yankee Doodle

Ye Cavaliers of Dixie

The Young Volunteer

Modern Songs

Abraham Lincoln's Aria (from the modern production of Our American Cousin)

Brother, My Brother (From Pokémon, the First Movie)

The Fighting 69th (The Fenians)

Five Long Years (The Elders)

Free and Green (David Kincaid)

The Ghost of General Lee (Waylon Jennings)

You Will Be My Ain True Love (Alison Krauss, Cold Mountain)

2/1/2010 . Edited 8/30/2010 #3
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