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INIS MOR – THE REAL CRAGGY ISLAND

THE 2009 All-Ireland Talent Show was won by the Mulkerrins, three brothers aged between nine and 14, from the Aran island of Inis Mor. While the two older brothers plucked and squeezed at fiddle, banjo and accordion, the younger fellow mesmerised the nation with his rat-a-tat-tat foot shuffling. The Irish public responded with a collective […]
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