HIGHLIGHT of 1995 Murder balladeer Nick Cave duetting with lucky, lucky, lucky Kylie Minogue at Feile in Paric Ui Chaoimh. ("Who's that sexy Aussie singer standing next to Kylie?")

Lowlight of 1995 Paul Brady making his umpteenth surprise guest appearance with a visiting American artist, in this case Curtis Stigers ("who's that guy with the funny haircut standing next to Paul")