Wednesday, 13 April 2016

#LondonSongs @kpgtourguide Picks A Foggy Day by #JudyGarland


With the launch of The Rolling Stones Walk on the 5th May 2016 and the return of the Rock'n'Roll London Pub walk on Wednesday nights from the 4th May 2016 the London Walks summer programme 2016 will feature no less than FIVE regular musical-themed walking tours.


To mark the occasion, April is Music Month on The Daily Constitutional!


A month of plaques, locations, facts, reviews and more lies ahead. And I'm compiling the Ultimate London Playlist – get in touch with your favourite London song or piece!



DC Editor Adam writes… During Music Month I'm collecting London music to shape The Big London Playlist. Here's London walks guide Ann with her recommendation…




LW Guide Karen chimes in…



A Foggy Day in London Town, written by George and Ira Gershwin is my favourite London song. There are so many different versions that it’s tough to choose a winner – Sinatra took at least three different tilts at it over the course of his career, but mine has to be Judy Garland from her legendary At Carnegie Hall album from 1961…




My favourite line is:



I viewed the morning, with much alarm/British Museum, had lost its charm












A London Walk costs £10 – £8 concession. To join a London Walk, simply meet your guide at the designated tube station at the appointed time. Details of all London Walks can be found at www.walks.com.









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