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Event Archive - The Irish Rovers LIVE at Bell Performing Arts Centre, Surrey: Irish Rovers

Sun. October 2nd 2011 Bell Performing Arts Centre Surrey BC (All Ages)
7:00pm - 10:00pm doors at 6:30
Tickets at: Bell Performing Arts Centre,
Presented by: AG Productions
Celebrate The Irish Rovers' Forty Fifth Anniversary as Recording Artists!

It has been 45 years since their debut recording, The First of the The Irish Rovers. In honor of this landmark they will be launching a television special, soon to be released new album, and their 2011-Home in Ireland tour.

It has been a magical journey from their first to their latest release, Gracehill Fair, which has had high praise from Celtic radio announcers from Belfast to Maui, and was nominated Album of the Year by the Vancouver Island Music Awards.

Who can resist the charm of the Irish Rovers, ambassadors of Irish wit and song who have delighted audiences around the world. Enjoy Rover's hits like The Unicorn, Drunken Sailor, and Wasn't That A Party, as well as new Irish favorites from their DVD/television special "Home In Ireland". Then meet the lads after the show!

"Throughout the years, these international ambassadors of Irish Music have maintained their timeless ability to deliver a rollicking, rousing performance of good cheer, one that will soon have you singing and clapping along. Their songs have become anthems of revelry and joy among generation after generation of fans." Belefast Telegraph, 2010

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Irish Rovers (Irish)

This is the 45th year for The Irish Rovers as recording artists. The band formed in 1963 in Toronto, Canada. Today, all band members hail from Ireland. Founding member George Millar is from Ballymena, original member Wilcil McDowell is from Larne, John Reynolds from Belfast, Sean O'Driscoll from Cork, Ian Millar from Ballymena, and percussionis... more info