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International Day of Peace

Today - 21st September - is International Day of Peace. Unfortunately, too many words from "The Peace Within" song still ring true. Here they are again to remind you that peace starts on the inside. Turned on my T.V., what d'ya reckon I sawPeople all around the world...

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Barry has article published in “Ireland’s Own”

"Ireland's Own", Ireland's leading weekly family magazine since 1902, has published a short article written by Barry in their bumper summer edition, which is out now. You can order the magazine online by going here and it is also available at all leading news...

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Talkin’ Blues – Canadian blues series

"Talkin' Blues" is a Canadian television series and is the brainchild of film maker Mako Funasaka. Barry's interviews were carried out during the Notodden Blues Festival in Norway. Barry is featured in How Did You First Get Into The Blues, Part 2 and What Has Been...

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“Kissin’ In Your Sleep” hits the #1 spot

Well, it looks like "The Peace Within" album has given us another #1. This time it's "Kissin' In Your Sleep" that has hit the top spot (in the Celtic section). The track is a wonderful blend of Southern-Rock and Irish music. Strains of Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home...

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No. 1 in the charts at NumberOneMusic.com

They say - "good things come to those who wait". Well, in this case, the wait has been fairly long, but better late than never, right? It looks like "One Of These Days" has just gone to No. 1 in the charts at NumberOneMusic.com. Here's the note we received from them:...

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Rory Gallagher – His Life & Times (Barry mentioned)

If you're wondering what to buy your loved one this Christmas then perhaps Marcus Connaughton's recent book; "Rory Gallagher - His Life & Times" fits the bill. Further reason to buy it is the inclusion of a great story by Barry about the time he travelled to see...

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1st New York show sold out!!!

A quick alert to all of you who want to catch one of Barry's New York shows. The first show is completely sold out so you will now need to go to the Red Lion gig if you want to catch Barry live in New York city on this tour.

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Snowy White to play Bospop with Barry

We are sad to have to announce that unfortunately Mick Taylor will not be appearing at Bospop this coming Saturday. Snowy White will be teaming up with Barry & band again and if you want to know what to expect check out the blog section of this site to read...

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Hitting the TOP spot at CD Baby

We've had to keep amending this news as first "The Peace Within" hit the top spot then that was followed about a week later with "Absolutely Live Vol. 1" hitting the top spot and now "Absolutely Live Vol. 2" has also hit the top spot, with "Beyond The Tears" at no. 2...

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