Energetic, Hard Working, Dedicated Power Trio, sharing Rory Gallagher's music around at every opportunity, these guys continue to be inspired by Rory's life and music.
"I remember holding the album sleeve, fascinated as I listened. Rory Gallagher's 'Against The Grain' Rory humbed along to the sound of his slide on his guitar, playing his take on an old Bo Carter song - All Around Man. I had never heard anything like it before, a class act!
After playing in a few different bands over the years which always included playing some Rory, the opportunity arose to form a band to celebrate Rory's music, a band that we called The Mississippi Sheiks "
Band Line-up -
Adrian Mangan (Guitar and vocals) Damien Mangan (Bass) John Crean (Drums)
With annual festivals in ( France, Germany, Norway, Holland and even as far away as Japan as well as his hometown of Ballyshannon) dedicated to this Irish musical icon, its testament to the effect Rory's musical influence has had on peoples lives throughout the world.