About the Event
The Ballymoor Grousebeaters meets Ballygobackwards. A wonderful night of cabaret nostalgia featuring two of the North’s best loved cabaret acts Clubsound and Jimmy Cricket. Clubsound, Ireland’s premier comedy showband were part of the Ulster’s heartbeat through the troubles and helped people forget their worries.
With comic songs like, Belfast, Belfast, Tonga LOL, Daddy’s Wee Balloons, Nigel Courtney, The Reluctant Exile and The Singing Farmer, becoming sure fire favourites with crowds throughout Ulster’s thriving cabaret scene. It wasn’t just their comedy that won hearts.
The members of the band area all gifted musicians, be it playing a Glen Millar Medley, a traditional folk song such as ‘Mary from Dungloe or their tribute to the super B’s – The Beachboys, The Beatles and The Bee Gees. Clubsound were the most successful showband group from Northern Ireland from the 1960s to the 1990s. The current lineup features George Jones, David McKnight, Barry Woods, Alan McCartney and Jimmy Black. A great night of craic and fun is guaranteed.