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Rebel yell: how the Irish dominated British rock music

From The Beatles to The Pogues, Oasis and The Smiths, musicians of Irish descent played a key role in UK scene, writes Johnny Rogan.

British pop music has been celebrated around the world for decades and rightly so.  135 more words

Dexys "Curragh Of Kildare"

by Johnny Foreigner

Fucking brilliant.

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ALBUM REVIEW: LET THE RECORD SHOW: DEXYS DO IRISH AND COUNTRY SOUL

Anyone who listened to music in the eighties would certainly have a soft spot for the pleading beauty of Kevin Rowland and Dexy’s Midnight Runners’ monster radio hit, ‘Come On Eileen… 607 more words

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Five Cool Ones: Five Cool "Covers" Albums

Albums consisting entirely of songs made famous by someone else can be decidedly hit or miss affairs. When an actor like William Shatner gives birth to a record of space related songs on the horribly named  1,016 more words

Playlist, July 28 2016

RYAN HARVEY, ANI DIFRANCO & TOM MORELLO  Old Man Trump  single  (Firebrand)

Feature rarity:  DENNY GERRARD  1  True Believer  2  Rough Stuff  3  Autumn Blewn  4  Atmosphere  … 180 more words

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Dexys : Let The Record Show, LP released July 2016

‘Let The Record Show: Dexys Do Irish And Country Soul’ is the full title of this new CD, the follow-up to their 2012 magnum opus ‘One Day I’m Going To Soar’. 283 more words

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Playlist, June 23 2016

WOODS  Hang It On Your Wall  ‘City Sun Eater in the River of Light’ (Woodsist)

Feature rarity:  WILLIE THRASHER  1. Forefathers  2. Wolves Don’t Live By The Rules  3. 195 more words

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