Songs and stories to commemorate the 1913 lockout


noel potraitSaturday August 31 marks the 100 anniversary of the 1913 Lockout.To commemorate the occasion a diverse collection,comprising Andy Irvine,Jinx Lennon,Ian Proust and Captain Moonlight will perform at The workingman’s club ,wellington Quay Dublin 8PM (Click to tweet). Andy Irvine is sure to give ‘James Connolly’ an airing -“Who mourns now for our James Connolly ?Who mourns now for that gallant man?Oh,lay me down in your green garden and make my bearers Union men. Oh where,oh where is our James Connolly?Oh where,oh where is that gallant man ?He has gone to organise the unions that working men might yet be free “.

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