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Johnny MacRory

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Johnny MacRory

"She said to me, ‘I just can’t believe what I am seeing here’."

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Johnny has been working in the showbands for some time now and many people have come to see him play over the years. This performance would be different, as there was someone very special listening from the back of the room.

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Johnny has been performing in Showbands for many years now. Listen to his version of Can I have this dance. PLAY

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Comment on Johnny's story

Mary Hampton
Date: 25/06/2008
Comment: What a wonderful story of Sammy's reaction to Johnny's music! What an accolade for Johnny, although I am not surprised. When I need "lifted Up" I listen to Johnny's CD "Thanks for the Memories" Thanks indeed, Johnny for my many happy memories of the Slemish Room.

Name:Clare W
Date: 09/06/2008
Comment: I agree with Sheena. It was so moving and wonderful. Music has so much power. Well done Johnny

Name: Sheena Ray
Date: 02/06/2008
Comment: I listen to Johnny Mac Rory's story from my home in New York and I could not help crying. It was so very touching, the power of music and friendship. Thank you so much for sharing all your lovely story's with the world and thank you Johnny for touching my heart. Please keep them coming!

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Johnny MacRory
Part of the Walter Lewis Showband - Johnny rehersing for a performance on RTE in the late '60s
Go Johnny go - go - go!
Happy memories - Johnny (right) with friends Kathleen and Brian McAlister
Johnny and his wife Kathleen on their wedding day on the 19th June 1975
Johnny's sister Anne and mum Elsie
Johnny MacRory & Fleetwood. Available for parties, clubs, weddings...
Banging away...
With the Sam Maguire Cup
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