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Wave Myself Goodbye

Every once in awhile, a song comes on where every word in the song collectively conveys a powerful message that flows straight through you. You get hit by a magical moment that may not even be entirely comprehensible at that moment, and I have experienced it through out my life, no less magical each time. 262 more words


Rory Gallagher - Bullfrog Blues

Uploaded on May 2, 2006

” Played in France in 1980. It’s the same concert as “off the handle” is played”

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Night of the Riffing Dead coming to Dundalk Stadium

An evening of heavy metal music is coming to Dundalk Stadium next month.

Night of the Riffing Dead, which takes place on Saturday October 25th, will feature six tribute bands and has a fancy dress theme. 66 more words

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What Martha Argerich is to piano, Rory is to guitar. Below is another documentary about him. Hendrix on Gallagher from a previous post.


Record review: Joe Bonamassa - Different Shades of Blue (2014, LP)

This being his 11th solo album of blues-rock in just 14 years, Joe Bonamassa could be forgiven for running out of new ways to express his prodigious guitar talents on record. 180 more words


Happy Birthday, Pops

KS: Because today is my Pop’s 62nd birthday, I’d like to start the convo with one of his favorites, Rory Gallagher.  Sadly, the Irish blues rocker’s life was cut short at the age of 47, but his name and music rocks on.   232 more words