Should auld acquaintance (or old lyrics) be forgot…

Contrary to what you sometimes hear, Scottish poet and lyricist Robert Burns (1759-1796) didn’t create the song “Auld Lang Syne.” And, Canadian bandleader Guy Lombardo didn’t start the tradition of singing the song at New Year’s Eve parties. However, Burns did flesh out and popularize the lyrics of the song as we know it today … Read more