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Garth Brooks: He never went away you know…

Blame it all on my roots So Garth Brooks has just sold out a fifth Croke Park show in Dublin… If there’s a sixth, it too will sell out quicker than a jiver on the turn, adding another 80,000 to the 400,000 Irish peo­ple (that’s one tenth of the pop­u­la­tion) already mak­ing the pil­grim­age to Croke […]

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Off to the Marquee in Drumlish…

If you ever want to expe­ri­ence Old Ire­land in all its glory, then the ever­green Mar­quee in Drum­lish fes­ti­val in the heart of rural Long­ford is the music fes­ti­val for you. It’s a fes­ti­val that entered Irish folk­lore long before local boy made good, coun­try star Declan Ner­ney, wrote a song about it in the 1990’s, […]

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