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Planxty was an Irish folk music band consisting of soon-to-be-legendary musicians Christy Moore (vocals, acoustic guitar, bodhrán), Dónal Lunny (bouzouki, guitars), Andy Irvine (mandolin, mandola, bouzouki, hurdy-gurdy, harmonica), and Liam O'Flynn (uilleann pipes, tin whistle). The band was formed in 1972, and quickly revolutionized and popularized Irish folk music, touring and recording to great acclaim. The band broke up twice; first in 1975 and again in 1983. The band re-united again in 2004. Their final performance (to date) was in… read more

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  • The Well Below the Valley is one of the creepiest songs ever. :D
  • The Well Below the Valley will always be such a relaxing listen. About to explore a Korean island driving to it, amusing combination.
  • Ah Yes, THis Surely makes me thingk more of my 1/64th part irish blood $$$
  • fuck phil coulter up the ass with a big pole [2]
  • Yarmouth town live 1974 performance is great.
  • It makes me work on my irish accent
  • Planxty, tell me ye stories
  • Classic Folk
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  • now, this music makes me want to be irish.

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