This week on Dave Fanning’s Story of Irish Rock, we hang out in the ’80s, recalling the great era of the open air concert including Cork Rocks, the first ever Slane, Self Aid and Bob Marley at Dalymount.

Also, it’s the decade when every Irish band was anointed ‘the new U2’...

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