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Derek Nally RIP

Promoter, booker and manager Derek Nally died yesterday. Long associated with Whelan’s and The Village in Dublin as venue booker, Derek also managed Irish acts Juliet Turner and Ham Sandwich and promoted many, many gigs over the years (recent or …

Fri, Jul 16, 2010, 10:10

   

Promoter, booker and manager Derek Nally died yesterday. Long associated with Whelan’s and The Village in Dublin as venue booker, Derek also managed Irish acts Juliet Turner and Ham Sandwich and promoted many, many gigs over the years (recent or current gigs included Betty LaVette, Booker T, Martha Reeves and Allen Toussaint). Deepest condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.