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Melbourne-based Irish band pen song for European Championships

24 years (We’re Going To Win The Euros), a song written by an Irish band living in Melbourne about Ireland’s qualification for the European Championships, has attracted almost 17,000 hits on YouTube.

Fri, Dec 2, 2011, 13:52

   

24 years (We’re Going To Win The Euros), a song written by an Irish band living in Melbourne about Ireland’s qualification for the European Championships, has attracted almost 17,000 hits on YouTube.

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Ian Tilson (Waterford), Jack McCarthy (Dublin), Niall Kenny (Kilkenny) & Ken Downie (Waterford), who make up the Artistic Differences, have been living in Australia for the past four years but are hoping to make a trip to Poland or the Ukraine for a couple of weeks next summer.

The band have been in contact with the Irish Cancer Society to discuss the possibility of the song being released as a charity single.


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