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Donegal Used Secret Wind And Rain Machine To Beat Tyrone TWICE

Following two consecutive 6-point defeats in four days in Ballybofey in two separate competitons, two Tyrone sleuths have made the sensational claim that Donegal’s management team employed the use of a rain and wind machine to defeat the Red Hands, a device left over from the days of Jimmy McGuinness’s reign. 237 more words


St. Patrick's Day Mayhem: Rory Gallagher

I’m celebrating St. Paddy’s day by featuring examples of excellence in Irish music. Keep checking back in for new additions. Throughout the day.

Once called the greatest living guitarist by Jimi Hendrix, allow me to introduce Rory Gallagher: 24 more words

RORY GALLAGHER - " Bullfrog Blues " Old Grey Whistle Test Special - Shepherds Bush Empire, 2nd March 1976

On this day 69 years ago William Rory Gallagher was born at the Rock Hospital in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Let’s celebrate! This wonderful guitarist’s performance ,Here’s the final number from… 32 more words


#OTD in 1948 – Birth of guitarist, Rory Gallagher, in Donegal.

Irish blues guitarist legend Rory Gallagher is born in Ballyshannon, Co Donegal.

Rory’s family moved to Cork where he discovered blues music on American Forces Radio. 277 more words

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Rory Gallagher: Off the Handle

To quote the song I took the title of this post from, “I fly off the handle, a little too quick, some say, I’m an angry man.” Those words couldn’t have been farther from Rory Gallagher, an incredible blues… 1,092 more words


Joe O'Donnell's Shkayla Release Special 40th Anniversary Version of 'Gaodhal's Vision'

Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla are a world music collective who create an exciting blend of Indo-celtic folk, joined with hints of rock, jazz and orchestral styles. 297 more words