The Ronan Collins Showband Show “Reeling In The Showband Years” which was a complete sell out right around the country for the past 4 years, returns once again to The Clonmel Park Hotel on Thursday, January 23.
Tickets are now on sale at the hotel 042 6188700 and Ticketmaster......
It was a complete sell out last year and booking will be heavy, so get your tickets fast!
And this is the BIGGEST and BEST line up yet!
RTE’s Ronan Collins is Host and Compare.
Brendan Bowyer “The King” is returning to the show for 2014. He is simply a living legend of showbiz for the past 40 years.
The biggest Showband star of all, he sang “The Hucklebuck” “It’s Now Or Never” “Boolavogue” and many many more.
Gina from The Champions joins the show for the very first time.
Looking as beautiful as ever and singing as good as ever! A real treat for Showband fans. All her hits “Minnie Minnie” “Do Ya Wanna’ Do It” “You’re the Greatest Lover”, “Drunken Sailor”, “Give Me Back My Love” and of course their debut hit “Dreams are Good Friends”.
Paddy Cole - the complete star! Was with the Capitol Showband and The Big Eight, but went on to become a household name in his own right. Multi instrumentalist and entertainer supreme!
Ronan Collins sings his renowned tributes to the Great Joe Dolan and Dickie Rock and more!
Lorraine McDonald, sings The Showband Ladies! Lorraine is one of the brightest talents to emerge from the latter days of the Showband Boom. Ex The Showband Show. A multi talented musician and vocalist and daughter of Joe Dolan trumpet player, Frankie McDonald.
The Conquerors Showband. One of the greatest Showbands of them all and still packing them in everywhere they go. The Galway boys sang “Baby Blue” and many more.
Tommy and Jimmy Swarbrigg. Eurovision stars performed for Ireland in 1975 and 1977. 20 hit records throughout their career, including “Looking Through The Eyes Of A Beautiful Girl” If Ma Could See Me Now” It’s Nice To Be In Love Again” “That’s What Friends Are For” etc.
The very first showband singers to write and record all of their own material.
The show’s exciting finale is an ALL Cast Salute to the Showband Era.
All of the stars join in for a medley of songs from the unique Showband Years! Bringing you back in time to this magical musical period..
It will send you home with great memories of wonderful and never to be repeated time in Irish popular music!