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Clancy Brothers Influence
10 Dec 2017
The Brother's music is introduced to Ireland by Ciaràn Mac Mathùna on Irish National Radio
Clancy Brothers go on a sold-out tour in Ireland
Every third album sold in Ireland is one of the Brother's
Battle of the Bogside Loyalist parade passing through the nationalist Bogside area sparks two days of rioting. Troops are called in.
Bloody Sunday. Thirteen people shot dead by British troops while protesting internment.
Good Friday Agreement
Tradition Records, the Brother's record label is formed
End of WW2
Band Members are born
Internment. Over 2000 people arrested
Both sides commit numerous atrocities like bombing bars and discos and killing politicians
The height of the Brothers' popularity
Paddy and Tom Clancy Serve in the IRA
Paddy and Tom serve in the RAF
The various members emigrate to the US
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