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Sean Cannon from The Dubliners

Title
Sean Cannon from The Dubliners
Genre
Interview; Music
TX Date
6 Mar 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:15:48
Description
Steve Jones interviews Sean Cannon from Irish folk band The Dubliners who dispels rumours of a band break-up; tells how they have sold out The Mean Fiddler in London; and on the band’s last 27 years. Also perfoms The Spanish Lady live; talks about rival band The Spinners and audiences. Interview ends with song The Irish Rover by The Dubliners and The Pogues.
Contributors
Steve Jones; Sean Cannon; The Dubliners
Keywords
Music; UK; Bands; Folk music; Music industry; Irish (cultural identity); Albums (music); Audience participation; The Dubliners; The Spinners; Fiddle music; Audience reaction; Cultural users

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