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The Ballad Of Ronnie Drew

The Ballad Of Ronnie Drew Front Sleeve

The Ballad Of Ronnie Drew
Front Sleeve

Release Date: February 29, 2008

Highest Chart Position: UK: n/a USA: n/a

Liner Notes:

The Ballad of Ronnie Drew: Song written by Robert Hunter, Bono, The Edge, Carmody. Produced by John Reynolds. Music by U2, The Dubliners, Kila. A Band of Bowsies: Christy Moore, Shane MacGowan, Damien Dempsey, Andrewa Corr, Sinead O'Connor, Moya Brennan, Glen Hansard. And in Alphabetical Order: Billy McGuinness, Brian Kennedy, Bronagh Gallagher, Chris De Burgh, Christy Dignam, Duke Special, Eleanor McEvoy, Eleanor Shanley, Gavin Friday, Iona Green, Jack L, Jerry Fish, Joe Elliott, Mary Black, Mary Coughlan, Mik Pyro, Mundy, Paddy Casey, Paul Brady, Ronan Keating. Engineer / Additional Production: Alastair McMillan. Production Assistants: Anna Ralph, Nicky Dempsey, Enda Walsh. Executive Producers: Simon Carmody and Suzanne Doyle. Instrument Technicians for U2: Sam O'Sullivan. Film Director: John Carney. Camera: Enda O'Looney. Mastered by Kevin Metcalf at Soundmasters, London. A tribute - recorded at Windmill Lane, January 14th and 15th, 2008. Musicians: U2 (Adam Clayton, Bono, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jnr) The Dubliners (Barney McKenna, Eamonn Campbell, John Sheahan, Patsy Watchorn) Kila (Dee Armstrong, Eoin Dillon, Brian Hogan, Lance Hogan, Colm Snodaigh, Rnn Snodaigh, Rossa Snodaigh). Sleeve Design: Gary Kelly, Four5One Creative, Dublin. All Profits from this Record go to the Irish Cancer Society, The National Cancer Care Charity dedicated to eliminating cancer and Improving the lives of those living with cancer. www.cancer.ie.

Track List:

  1. The Ballad Of Ronnie Drew (U2, Dubliners, Kila, Band of Bowsies) (4:52)
  2. Easy And Slow (Ronnie Drew) (3:06)


  • Ireland:
    • CD: Universal Ireland 1764794

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