I Heart Bowie - National Concert Hall

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It was a pleasure to help document a very special night indeed at a sold-out show in the National Concert Hall, celebrating the music of David Bowie, on what would have been his 72nd birthday as part of the Dublin Bowie Festival.

John Byrne, as usual, assembled the I Heart crack troop; Duncan Maitland, Dave Mc Guinness, Neil Dorrington, Phteven McHale & Mark Dmc, accompanied by Luke Rynne Cullen & the wonderful Trinity Orchestra, conducted by Molly Bourke, and a host of guest performers, including Shane Hennessy on guitar, Barry O’Brien, Colm Lynch, Jem Mitchell, Ger Eaton, Gavin Glass, Fiach Moriarty, Brian Gallagher, Ollie Cole, Caoimhe Barry, Jack Lukeman, Christy Dignam and very special guest, the guitar genius that is Gerry Leonard.

Jem Mitchell

Jem Mitchell

Brian Gallagher

Brian Gallagher

Ger Eaton

Ger Eaton

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Rehearsals with Dave McGuinness, Duncan Maitland & Christy Dignam

Rehearsals with Dave McGuinness, Duncan Maitland & Christy Dignam

As usual, the sharpest dressed man award goes to...

As usual, the sharpest dressed man award goes to...

Bob Dixon & Fiach Moriarty

Bob Dixon & Fiach Moriarty

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Ringmaster - JB Bowie

Ringmaster - JB Bowie

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John Brereton - founder of the Dublin Bowie Festival

John Brereton - founder of the Dublin Bowie Festival

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The song machine came down...we had a party. Happy Birthday Bowie!!! 

The song machine came down...we had a party. Happy Birthday Bowie!!! 

The pressure never got to him...honest.

The pressure never got to him...honest.