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Liam Clancy RIP

Legendary folk singer Liam Clancy died yesterday evening after a long illness. More reading: Donald Clarke’s interview with him from September (to tie-in with the release of The Yellow Bittern, Alan Gilsenan’s film on Clancy’s life and times), Siobhan Long’s …

Sat, Dec 5, 2009, 11:38

   

Legendary folk singer Liam Clancy died yesterday evening after a long illness. More reading: Donald Clarke’s interview with him from September (to tie-in with the release of The Yellow Bittern, Alan Gilsenan’s film on Clancy’s life and times), Siobhan Long’s overview on his career and obituary of the man Bob Dylan called “the best ballad singer I ever heard in my life” .

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