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Down By the Lagan Side

by The Irish Rovers

Traditional and original Irish Rovers songs from these international Ambassadors of Irish music. Includes signature compositions by George Millar and Tommy Sands.
Genre: World: Celtic
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1. Boys of Belfast
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2. Over the Ocean
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3. Erin's Green Isle
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4. Rambling and Roving
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5. Jigs - Maid On the Green/ Charlie Hunter/ Condon's Frolic/ the Kesh Jig
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6. Back Home in Sweet Tralee
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7. Staten Island
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8. St. Brendan's Fair Isle
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9. The Crockery Ware
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10. Wild Slieve Gallen Brae
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11. The Rambler from Derry
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12. Hornpipes and Reels: The Galway Hornpipe/ Dunphy's Hornpipe/ the Recollection Reel/ the Maid Behind the Bar
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13. Roses of Prince Charlie
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14. Down By the Lagan Side
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
"The Irish Rovers, one of the most successful and enduring of all Irish folk bands." - BBC ULSTER, 2010

"Like the famous Bushmills Irish Whiskey, The Irish Rovers continue to improve with age." Gaelic Hour, CHIN 97.9

"There aren't many groups in Canada that can match the legacy of The Irish Rovers. TV stars, huge concerts draws...major memorable hits. Plus, you have the longetivity...their popularity continues. They are on a national tour, have a brand new Christmas CD, and a TV special filmed in Ireland coming up." Bob Mersereau, CBC, 2011

The Irish Rovers
George Millar: Guitar & Vocals
Joe Millar: Harmonica & Vocals
Wilcil McDowell: Accordion
John Reynolds: Guitar & Vocals
Kevin McKeown: Drums, Bones & Bodhran
Wallace Hood: Whistle, Mandolin, Citern, Banjo, Bouzouki & Bodhran
Sean O'Driscoll: Mandolin, Banjo, Button-Key Accordion & Bodhran

Guest Musicians
Amy Laing: Cello
Clinton Ryder: Stand-Up Bass
Todd Sacerty: Electric Bass
Patrick Davey: Uilleann Pipes, Flute & Whistle
Martin Dowling: Fiddle
Andrea Lewis: Fiddle On Rambler From Derry

Produced by George Millar for Rover Records
Engineered by Rick Salt
Mixed by George Millar and Rick Salt
Recorded at Island Racific Studios - Nanaimo, B.C., Canada
Mastered By; Mark Franklin of Media Magic - Victoria, B.C.
Cover Photograph by Cameron Reid
Back Cover of Shaws Bridge Over The Lagan River: Courtesy Of The Northern Irish Tourist Board
Cover Design by Natasha Shim-Ping For Music Manufacturing Services
Layout by The Always Perky Amy Millar
Patrick Davey & Martin Dowling Were Recorded At Outlet Studios In Belfast, Northern Ireland,
Co-ordinated by Wilcil McDowell and Engineered by Jim McGirr
Sleeve Notes

Here's to the bards and the poets long may they write their ideals
And here's to the music makers who play the jigs and reels
For if there were no songs to sing that bring us all enjoyment
Then lads like us unfortunately would have to seek employment.

Slainte,
George Millar - Feb. 2000


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