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Weve Come A Long Way - Liam Clancy - Yes.. Those Were The Days - The Essential Liam Clancy (CD)

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  1. The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem Irish Group singing mainly traditional Irish songs. (The main members are/have been: Pat Clancy (vocals), Tom Clancy (vocals), Liam Clancy (vocals, guitar, concertina), Tommy Makem (vocals, banjo, guitar, whistle), Bobby Clancy (vocals), Robbie O'Connell (guitar, vocals)) (Liam Clancy also has a separate entry).
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  2. Dec 04,  · William "Liam" Clancy (2 September – 4 December ) (Irish Liam Mac Fhlannchadha) was an Irish folk singer and actor from Carrick-on-Suir, County rotdytanseretepharrisunsenasuck.coinfo was the youngest and last surviving member of performing group The Clancy rotdytanseretepharrisunsenasuck.coinfo group were regarded as Ireland's first pop stars. [1] They recorded 55 albums, achieving global sales of millions and .
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  3. The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem Recorded Live in Ireland: The Clancy Brothers: Primary Artist: Folk Classics: Performer, Primary Artist: We've Come a Long Way: Liam Clancy / Tommy Makem: Primary Artist:
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  4. Sometimes a best-of CD can really make you reappraise an artist's body of work. That's certainly the case with this release, which draws from every phase of Clancy's long career. To those who just saw him as a part of the Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem, or an occasional solo artist, this shows that he really does deserve a place in the pantheon of Irish music.8/
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  5. The Clancy Brothers were an influential Irish folk group that initially developed as a part of the American folk music rotdytanseretepharrisunsenasuck.coinfo popular in the s, they were famed for their trademark Aran jumpers and are widely credited with popularising Irish traditional music in the United States and revitalising it in Ireland, paving the way for an Irish folk boom with groups like the Dubliners and.
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  6. This is a nice Liam Clancy retrospective, as it includes tracks from most of his recordings during the periods he was not an official member of the Clancy Brothers (except the track from their reunion tour). Interestingly, Yes Those Were The Days - The Essential Liam Clancy, contains many of these same tracks, and apparently sold much better.
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  7. TRACKLISTINGDisc 1 1. Those Were The Days 2. The Patriot Game 3. Red Is The Rose 4. The Shoals of Herring 5. Aghadoe (Featuring The Irish Philharmonic Orchestra) 6. The Mary Ellen Carter 7. River 8. Spanish Is The Loving Tongue 9. Children After Rain The Band Played Waltzing Matilda We've Come A Long Way (Featuring Tommy Makem) Disc 2 1.
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  8. It's also on "Yes Those Were the Days: The Essential Liam Clancy" (). The Dady Brothers sing it on "Irish Folk Fest" (). Kate & Anna McGarrigle recorded it under the title COME A LONG WAY on their albums "Dancer with Bruised Knees" and "Tell My Sister".
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