Top Dominic Behan Albums
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Easter Monday 1916 Songs of the IRA (Irish Republican Army)
Easter Monday 1916 Songs of the IRA (Irish Republican Army)
[2017]
Easter Week and After
Easter Week and After
[2015]
Down By The Liffeyside: Irish Street Balads
Down By The Liffeyside: Irish Street Balads
[1960]
Down By the Liffeyside: Irish Street Ballads
Down By the Liffeyside: Irish Street Ballads
[1960]
Related Information for Dominic Behan
Dominic Behan (Irish: Doiminic Ó Beacháin, 22 October 1928 – 3 August 1989) was an Irish songwriter, short story writer, novelist and playwright who wrote in both Irish and English. He was also a committed socialist and Irish Republican. Born into a literary family, Dominic Behan was one of the most influential Irish songwriters of the 20th century.Behan was born in inner-city Dublin into an educated working-class family. His father, Stephen Behan, fought for the Irish Republican Army (IRA) in the Anglo-Irish War. Dominic was the brother of Brendan Behan. His mother, Kathleen, a collector of songs and stories, took the boys on literary tours of the city. Behan's maternal uncle, Peadar Kearney, wrote "A Soldier's... read more