Various Artists – 101 Showband Hits

Various Artists – 101 Showband Hits


101 Showband Hits

Disc 1
1. The Hucklebuck Brendan Bowyer & The Royal
2. Walking The Streets In The Rain Butch Moore & The Capitol
3. Make Me An Island Joe Dolan & The Drifters
4. Are You Teasing Me Eileen Reid & The Cadets
5. Chance of A Lifetime Pat McGeegan
6. Yummy Yummy Yummy The Sands
7. l’ll Take Care of Your Cares Sonny Knowles
8. Simon Says Dickie Rock & The Miami
9. When Red Hurley
10. Little Arrows Brendan O’Brien & The Dixies
11. Give Me Back My Love Gina & The Champions
12. When The Fields Are White With Daisies Sean Dunphy & The Hoedowners
13. Rock & Roll You’re Beautiful Tony Kenny
14. Muirsheen Durkin Johnny McEvoy
15. Cross Your Heart Tina
16. When We Were Young Pat Lynch & The Airchords
17. A Place In Your Heart Shaun O’Dowd
18. You Gave Me A Mountain Brendan Bowyer & The Big 8
19. Walking In The Sun Tony Kenny & The Sands
20. More And More Joe Dolan

Disc 2
1. Looking Through The Eyes of A Beautiful Girl The Times
2. Lend A Helping Hand The Sands
3. You’re The Greatest Lover Gina & The Champions
4. Don’t Lose Your Hucklebuck Shoes Brendan Bowyer & The Royal
5. Before The Next Teardrop Falls Gene Stuart & The Mighty Avons
6. Mona Lisa Lost Her Smile Ray Lynam
7. Let’s Dance The Freshmen
8. Love Matters Chips
9. The Entertainer The Times
10. Roses of Picardy Sonny Knowles
11. Baby Come Back The Conquerors
12. If I Didn’t Have A Dime Tom Dunphy & The Royal
13. The Sunshine of Your Smile Sean Dunphy
14. Till Dickie Rock
15. Yellow River The Gentry
16. The Wages of Love Muriel Day
17. Don’t Stop The Carousel Roy Taylor
18. From A Distance Tony Kenny
19. Behind Closed Doors Brendan Quinn
20. When Will I See You Again Red Hurley

Disc 3
1. It Doesn’t Matter Anymore Brendan O’Brien & The Dixies
2. Love Thee Dearest Brendan Bowyer
3. Love Is All Red Hurley
4. Pal of My Cradle Days Sean Dunphy
5. King of The Swingers Paddy Cole
6. Back Home Again Dickie Rock
7. My Child Sonny Knowles
8. Papa Ooh Mow Mow The Freshmen
9. My Son Tony Kenny
10. Baby I’m Your Man The Dreams
11. Emily Dickie Rock
12. Quick Joey Small The Real McCoy
13. Dublin ‘62 Sean Dunphy
14. Stand By Your Man Gloria
15. Take a Letter Maria Roly Daniels
16. I Don’t Know How To Love Him Tina
17. The Little Old Lady From Pasadena The Freshmen
18. Me And Bobby McGee Cotton Mill Boys
19. The Power of Love Derrick & The Sounds

Disc 4
1. If Ma Could See Me Now The Times
2. Old Man Trouble Doc Carroll & The Royal Blues
3. California Sun Brendan Bowyer & The Royal
4. There’s An Island In The Sun Sean Dunphy & The Hoedowners
5. Tennessee Special Red Hurley
6. a) Three Good Reasons b) No One Knows c) No One Will Ever Know Sonny Knowles
7. Casatchok The Dreams
8. All Through The Night Tina & Glen Curtin
9. The Long Black Veil Peter Law & The Pacific
10. Two Loves Sean Dunphy
11. Hey Me Amore Roy Taylor, Karen Black & The Nevada
12. Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song Tony Kenny & Sonny Knowles
13. This Is It Jim Tobin
14. Joanne The Swarbriggs
15. Someday You’ll Call My Name Johnny McEvoy
16. The Same Old Song Brendan Bowyer & The Royal
17. Among The Wicklow Hills Larry Cunningham
18. The Way Love’s Supposed To Be Tony Stevens
19. Butterfly Kisses Tony Kenny
20. I Ran All The Way Home Brendan Bowyer & The Royal

Disc 5
1. You’re Such A Good Looking Woman Joe Dolan
2. From The Candy Store On The Corner Dickie Rock & The Miami
3. Born To Be With You Butch Moore & The Capitol
4. It’s Nice To Be In Love Again The Swarbriggs
5. Boolavouge Brendan Bowyer
6. Any Dream Will Do Joe Cuddy
7. If We’re Not Back In Love By Monday Ray Lynam
8. Foolin’ Time Butch Moore & The Capitol
9. I Gave My Wedding Dress Away Eileen Reid & The Cadets
10. Runaround Angel Johnny McEvoy
11. Broken Promises Red Hurley
12. The Answer To Everything Joe Dolan & The Drifters
13. Dance, Dance, Dance The Sands
14. Blanket On The Ground Philomena Begley
15. The Joys of Love Brendan O’Brien
16. You Are No Angel Shaun O’Dowd
17. Music From Across The Way Sonny Knowles
18. Kiss Me Quick Brendan Bowyer & The Royal
19. Blueberry Hill Paddy Cole
20. Ballroom Dancing Brendan O’Brien & The Dixies
21. Goodbye Venice Goodbye Joe Dolan


No! Not 101 years of Showband Hits but, believe it or not, sixty years of Showband Hits, each one carrying memories and mind images of an extraordinary time for music in Ireland ˜The Showband Era Very little video or film of Showband performances exist. But here, just for your ears, are many of the iconic recordings of that time. These tracks will paint the best musical pictures in your head and bring you back to a time and place when life, perhaps, was very different. Or maybe you’re discovering these songs and performances for the first time. Well, lucky you, you’re in for a real treat! So sit back, relax and listen. Or, if the mood takes you, stand up and dance just like you used to. Whatever way you react, I know it will give you a warm glow, to listen to this compilation. A great selection of Showband Hits – 101 of them! Ronan Collins


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