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    Mooney Thursday 30 January 2014


    Stuart’s Music Shop

    It will hardly have escaped your notice that country music mega-star Garth Brooks is going to be making a come-back right here in Ireland in two concerts scheduled for Croke Park in July.

    Tickets went on sale this morning Thursday 30th of January, but some ardent fans have started queuing early to avoid disappointment and to be sure to be sure that they manage to secure some of these red-hot tickets.

    The place is Dungannon in County Tyrone and the location is Stuart’s Music Shop, owner Raymond Stuart spoke to Derek.

    If you would like more information about Stuart's shop you can click here.

    Nathan Carter launching his Album at Stewart's shop pictured above.


    Mark Patterson

    As you know we’re broadcasting from Derry today and Derek is joined by Radio Foyle’s Mark Patterson who presents The Mark Patterson Show in BBC Radio Foyle.

     Mark Patterson pictured above.



    Total Western Wear - Amanda Mc Donagh

    I’m standing here in the home of Amanda McDonagh and her husband Dermot McGeavy on the Culmore Road in Derry, just a mile from Muff and the Donegal border. Leather, buckles, hats and belts can all be bought on

    Perfect fashionwear for anyone who is planning to go see Garth Brooks this July, you can find more information on Total Western Wear website click here.



    The Henry Girls

    The Henry Girls have come in to say hello  all the way from Inisowen in county Donegal. Sisters Karen, Lorna and Joleen McLaughlin spoke to Derek from Derry, you can find more information on their website here.

    The new Album is called “Louder than words”

    If you would like to see The Henry Girls, their up-coming tour dates are listed below;

    Jan 30th Langton House Hotel, John Street, Kilkenny

    Jan 31st Source Arts Centre in Thurles

    Feb 1st Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda

    Feb 8th An Grianán Theatre, Letterkenny

    Feb 14th Draíocht Arts Centre, Blanchardstown

    Feb 15th Riverside Theatre, University of Ulster, Coleraine

    Feb16th Spirit Store , Dundalk

    Feb 24th Mick Murphy’s Ballymore Eustace

    Feb 25th Cunningham's , Kildare

    Feb 28th The Tea Room Sessions Carrick-On-Suir






    Nathan Carter

    Nathan Carter speaks to Derek on the line from Belfast.

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Wagon Wheel
      Composer: Dylan / Secor
      Performer(s): Nathan Carter
      Performer(s): Nathan Carter
      Album: Wagon Wheel, Nathan Carter Music, NCMCD02
      Duration: 4:25
    • 16:22
      Title: You've Got A Friend In Me
      Performer(s): Nathan Carter
      Performer(s): Nathan Carter
      Duration: 2:50

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