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    Black 47

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    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1Walk All The Days (Black 47 Version) lyrics
    2San Patricio Brigade lyrics
    3Brooklyn, Goodbye lyrics
    440 Shades Of Blue lyrics
    5Her Dear Old Donegal lyrics
    6VooDoo City lyrics
    7Time To Go lyrics
    8On The Banks Of The Hudson lyrics
    9Losin' It lyrics
    10Wonderful Life lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    1Live in New York City [1999]
    2Ten Bloody Years [1999]
    3Home of the Brave/Live in London [1989]
    4On Fire [2001]
    5Home of the Brave [1994]
    6Black 47 [1991]
    7Black 47 [1992]
    8Trouble in the Land [2000]
    9Fire of Freedom [1993]
    10Green Suede Shoes [1996]


    Black 47 espouses an unblinkingly political and thoroughly Irish form of rock 'n' roll, with songs covering topics from the Northern Ireland conflict to civil rights and urban unrest in contemporary New York. Black 47 earned their chops playing the pub scene in Manhattan and self-producing their first indie record, Black 47, before converting The Cars' Ric Ocasek to the cause and gaining mainstream attention with their second album, Fire Of Freedom. The band has produced nine albums to date.

    Geoffrey Blythe
    Tenor and soprano saxophone

    Andrew Goodsight
    Bass and vocals

    Thomas Hamlin
    Drums and percussion

    Larry Kirwan
    Lead vocals, Stratocaster

    Fred Parcells
    Trombone and pennywhistle

    Joseph Mulvanerty
    Uilleann pipes, flute, bodhrán

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