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Anybody remember this "Irish" band?

Back in the early days of Triple M, way in the misty past of the 1990s, we used to play a record from a band called "The Young Dubliners."

Now they're not exactly Irish, but they do play Irish rock. And their lead singer, Keith Roberts, was actually born in Dublin.

I remember when they came to Madison to play the Triple M Taste of Madison stage, I got to ride in their bus with them. How exciting!

The idea was I would  help get them to the old Arthouse Cafe restaurant on Atwood Avenue, but it turns out I wasn't the best choice. I got all turned around and made them go way out of their way. (The square is still very confusing to me after living here almost 25 years).

Here they are getting their big break that skyrocketed them to instant fame on CBS This Morning a few  years ago.

Or not.

Enjoy! Erin Go Bragh!

 


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