Now that I’ve gotten all that Planet of the Apes stuff out of my system it’s time to get back to the point of this site.
Sad news recently was the death of singer Eamonn Gibney. Eamonn had a fascinating career from his origins in Glasnevin with Dead Centre and for many years he really was dead centre of the music scene in Dublin, making waves with Purple Pussycat, singing soul music with The Arrows and Alyce, a stint with Skid Row, part of a duo with Gibney & O’Donovan, as part of Allies, and as a solo artist. To remember his soulful voice, listen to this:
On a happier note, thanks to Ian Monahan for pointing out that Ditch Cassidy recorded a fairly recent single which can be bought through itunes here, or listened to here: