Fuel for the last rehearsal before The Portico of Ards this Friday & The Old Courthouse in Antrim Town on Saturday night. Tickets still available for both as far as we’re aware – looking forward to showcasing some new album material

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The Rapparees in session and Book Week with Noireland, Gerry Kelly - BBC Radio Ulster

We were on with Gerry Kelly on Radio Ulster this afternoon to publicise our upcoming shows in Portico Arts Centre this coming Friday 20th Oct & The Old Courthouse in Antrim town on Saturday 21st Oct. Still tickets available for both and have a listen to Joe & Kev from 1hr 12mins into the link :)

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Fairytale of the Pogues @ Limelight, Belfast

Only 70 More Sleeps to go Well over half of the tickets now gone for our Fairytale of the Pogues – Belfast gigs so make sure and get yours at in good time – they make a great early Christmas present!

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Boom – Our Pogues tribute heading to Luxembourg in March

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Hard at it 🤦‍♂️

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The Rapparees

We’ve a few very exciting announcements coming up but first off…we have a few concerts in Oct before we head off to Germany for a few weeks and we’ll be rattling through loads of new material :) Friday 20th Oct 2017 we’re in Portico in Portaferry, a first for us, which is a really exciting gig, in an amazing venue as part of the Lough lively sessions. Tickets @ Saturday 21st Oct 2017 we return to The Old Courthouse in Antrim Town, for whats sure to be a great night’s craic! Tickets @

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ON SALE NOW Tickets for our Dublin and Belfast Pogues Tribute shows are now on sale! Get them while they’re hot at & brace yourselves for another crazy Christmas party 🥁

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Fairytale of the Pogues by the Rapparees

A wee Thursday night throwback to last Christmas Fairytale of the Pogues – Join to WIN 2 tickets & Hotel Stay! Tickets for this year’s Dublin & Belfast gigs go on sale tomorrow at 9am from – we advise you to get them nice and early. Hup!

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It’s Back! Our annual tribute to the Pogues takes place in The Academy Dublin and Limelight Belfast this Christmas. Tickets go on sale this Friday morning at 9am at ➡️ COMPETITIONS>> Belfast Fairytale of the Pogues – Join to WIN 2 tickets & Hotel Stay! at Clayton Hotel Belfast Dublin Fairytale of the Pogues Tribute – Click Going to win 2 Tickets!

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Timeline Photos

The ranks of The Rapparees have expanded further this weekend with the arrival of Conor’s first baby Páidí on Friday. Sinéad, baby, Conor & semi-famous cat Neasa are all doing well. Páidí is expected to play the piano accordion on the lads’ upcoming album this summer #bighands

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