Some of you will already know that Dom Martin is a Belfast born multi-award-winning artist who, in 2019, first burst onto the music scene with a unique guitar style and voice, captivating audiences everywhere. BBC Radio 2 Blues Show presenter Cerys Matthews described his work as “Absolutely wonderful stuff.” Dom has made a meteoric rise..
RORY GALLAGHER PREMIERES "CREST OF A WAVE" MUSIC VIDEO IN CONJUNCTION WITH "DEUCE" 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION BOX SETWATCH VIDEO PREMIERE HERESTREAM THE SONG HERE RORY GALLAGHER'S "DEUCE" 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION BOX SET RELEASED SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER HERE 4CD DELUXE BOX SET, 2CD, LIMITED EDITION 3LP,LIMITED EDITION 1LP COLOURED VINYL (D2C) To dovetail the September 30th..
RORY GALLAGHER "DEUCE" SOPHOMORE ALBUM50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION BOX SET SET FOR RELEASE SEPTEMBER 30, 2022ALL FORMATS AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER HERE 4CD DELIXE BOX SET, 2CD, LIMITED EDITION 3LP,LIMITED EDITION 1LP COLOURED VINYL (D2C),DELUXE DIGITAL HD AND DELUXE DIGITAL STANDARD To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Rory Gallagher's "Deuce" sophomore solo album from 1971, a deluxe CD boxset will..
"Now and again, you stumble across a rare talent of such sheer genius that you wonder whether what you have witnessed can possibly be for real. Dom Martin is one such talent" A recent quote from the "Blues in Britain" fanzine.... Now I don't normally like to include others' quotes in my reviews but exceptionally,..
Regular consumers of these pages will be aware that this year sees the 50th anniversary of Rory Gallagher’s first solo album in 1971. The world lost Rory in 1995 at the age of 47, but his popularity continues to grow, and in fact the Donegal bluesman was voted Ireland’s Greatest Music Artist of All Time..
SPECIAL LIVESTREAM CONCERT CELEBRATES RORY GALLAGHER'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY BOX SET OF HIS EPONYMOUS DEBUT ALBUM (1971-2021) VISIT RORY'S OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE AND YOUTUBE CHANNEL ON THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 9TH AT 6PM BST FOR A 30-MINUTE TRIBUTE PERFORMED BY "BAND OF FRIENDS" FEATURING SONGS FROM THE DEBUT ALBUMWATCH RORY GALLAGHER'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION UNBOXING VIDEO HERE World-renowned, legendary blues rock guitarist Rory Gallagher received the..
If ever there was a “musician’s musician”, that accolade belongs to Rory Gallagher. Renowned for his blistering live performances and highly respected for his dedication to his craft, he died in 1995, aged just 47, and we mourn him still. Many of rock’s most seminal figures, from Jimi Hendrix to Eric Clapton, Joe Satriani to..
"THE 1971 READING FESTIVAL: FOR THE FIRST TIME" LAUNCHES AT THE READING MUSEUM ON 26 AUGUST. CELEBRATING THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE READING FESTIVAL (1971-2021), IT FEATURES RORY'S HISTORIC PERFORMANCE AT THE FIRST-EVER FESTIVAL Legendary blues rock guitarist Rory Gallagher was recently voted Ireland's Greatest Music Artist by the listeners of Dublin's national independent radio station, Newstalk. Rory topped the..
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Rory Gallagher's eponymous 1971 debut solo album, UMC/UMe is pleased to announce the September 3 release of a five-disc deluxe box set of the album. Rory Gallagher 50th Anniversary Edition will include a brand-new mix of the original album, 30 previously unreleased outtakes and alternate takes, a six-song 1971 BBC Radio John Peel Sunday Concert, plus four 1971..
Ireland has been no stranger to musical success, from the traditional folk of The Chieftains to the Irish soul of Van Morrison and Celtic pop acts such as The Cranberries, Clannad and Enya. Punk and New Wave saw a veritable wave of Irish bands such as The Undertones and the Boomtown Rats, while politico pop-rockers..