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Christy Moore: Ireland In An Acid Bath

Gavin Martin, New Musical Express, 15 November 1986

The magic of old Ireland meets burning political insight in the music of CHRISTY MOORE, former Planxty/Moving Heart mainstay turned extraordinary solo man. GAVIN MARTIN reflects on the fiery folkie's career and finds out why the old boy from County Clare now packs the major venues.

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