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  1. Gordon Lightfoot Returns To The CCA June 22Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , Barbra Streisand , Sarah McLachlan , Peter, Paul & Mary, Eric Clapton , John Mellencamp , Glen Campbell , The Irish Rovers , Olivia Newton-John and Paul Weller. Dylan called Lightfoot one of his favorite songwriters and observed that when he heard ...

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  2. Eclectica Choir to perform on Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... more recognizable song arrangments would be Drunken Sailor , a sea shanty made popular in modern times by the Irish Rovers and an Andrew Lloyd Webber melody. Webber is an English composer for musical theatre and has written music for plays such as ...

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  3. Pat Chessell's I Confess delivers a dash of Dublin and a taste of TexasRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2018 | The Georgia Straight

    The title track of Pat Chessell's I Confess has him making the revelation "I've never been a drinking man," the sacrilegious thing being the song bridges bourbon-scented country and Guinness-strength Celtic folk. Seriously, man, how the hell are we supposed to buy you as the real deal if you won't go at least a couple of rounds with Hank Williams III and Shane MacGowan? It's hard, however, to hold that personality flaw against Chessell given the strength of this seven-song EP, professionally recorded with an ace supporting cast that includes roots heavyweight Steve Dawson and members of Spirit of the West and the Irish Rovers.

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  4. Pinellas prepares for St. Patrick's Day funRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... businesses and entertainment venues will mark the occasion with a sampling of Irish and Celtic performers. The Irish Rovers will bring their Unicorn Tour to Pinellas with one performance Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 ...

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  5. Capitol Theatre to present The Irish RoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    The Irish Rovers will bring their Unicorn Tour to Pinellas with one performance Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. The Irish Rovers have charmed and entertained audiences around the world with their exciting stage shows for nearly 50 years.

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  6. Tom Cronin's passing marked with 'Irish Wake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Cronin's friends join in for the grand finale, a farewell song to him karaoke style, "The Unicorn Song" by the Irish Rovers, at the Irish Wake in remembrance of Tom Cronin at the Shell Factory on Thursday. It was Cronin's wish that an "Irish Wake" ...

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  7. Music roundup: Guitar master Lang to visit Overture Center on March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... cultural and political organizations, supporting causes ranging from abortion rights to gay visibility. The Irish Rovers, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, The Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells St., Milwaukee. For tickets, call 414-286-3663. The Irish Rovers ...

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  8. The Irish Rovers Bring The Party To The Southern TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For more than half a century, this Celtic super-group has charmed and entertained audiences around the world with their exciting stage shows and live performances of their original rollicking drinking songs and beautiful ballads. Regularly touring the US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, The Irish Rovers' hits such as "The Unicorn," "Wasn't That a Party," and "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" have sold millions of copies worldwide.

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  9. Finnegan's WakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Session

    ... measure - but the fun nature of the song speaks a major key to me. btw - does anyone know the 2 reels that The Irish Rovers toss in a breaks in this recording - the first in Ador and the second in Edor. http://youtu.be/L6QTwZDzak4 I'm starting to ...

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