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What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« on: April 25, 2007, 02:26:17 PM »
Made a video on the back of a lorry, and drove it up and down a run way some where.

Think they were from Kilcock or Leixlip.


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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2007, 02:27:24 PM »
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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2007, 02:27:46 PM »
No Sweat???

Think they headlined a night at the Trip to Tipp?

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2007, 02:28:25 PM »
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Nope.

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #4 on: April 25, 2007, 02:28:45 PM »
Thin lizzy?
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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #5 on: April 25, 2007, 02:31:08 PM »
No Sweat???

Think they headlined a night at the Trip to Tipp?

That's them.

Heart and soul.

Beatbox time

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2007, 02:47:01 PM »
P*ss off MH, they're Dubs and are not from Kildare. Think Joe Elliot was their manager/producer.
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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #7 on: April 25, 2007, 02:53:24 PM »
P*ss off MH, they're Dubs and are not from Kildare. Think Joe Elliot was their manager/producer.

Well they have some relationship with Kilcock.

I think they might have played a pub there in their prime and stopped the traffic for miles.

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2007, 02:55:06 PM »
on the mention of trip to tipp, does anyone know where to find the song trip to tipp online by more power to your elbow?? looked everywhere and cant find it?
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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2007, 02:56:26 PM »
P*ss off MH, they're Dubs and are not from Kildare. Think Joe Elliot was their manager/producer.

That explains why the toured with Def Leppard. Not a bad band, there were a lot of good Irish Bands about at the time. Some terrible ones also.

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #10 on: April 25, 2007, 02:58:05 PM »
Whatever happended them and when was the last anyone heard of them?

Are they dear for a wedding?

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #11 on: April 25, 2007, 03:04:05 PM »
Whatever happended them and when was the last anyone heard of them?

Are they dear for a wedding?

I'm sure they are all working in IT at present in some company or other. That video must have cost Elliot a fortune

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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #12 on: April 25, 2007, 03:06:52 PM »
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I think they might have played a pub there in their prime and stopped the traffic for miles.

Actually that was the Derby festival in Kildare Town, they had been number 1 in Ireland for 3 weeks and just entered the UK top 20. They were the headline act the Sunday night and as it was a free gig there was close to 5000 in the square. This was all before the by-pass, the traffic queue went back 6 miles to Monastrevin and about 2 miles towards Newbridge...
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Re: What did you call that Irish Heavy Metal Band in the 80's
« Reply #13 on: April 25, 2007, 03:33:30 PM »
These boys are just about Heavy Metal, more pop rock.

Still a good metal scene in Ireland now, some fine bands on the go. Era Vulgaris, Mael Mordha, The Answer, Million Dollar Reload have released some fine albums of late.
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