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Bay City Rollers in Dublin, April 1976



bay-city-rollers-portmarnock-1976The Bay City Rollers played Portmarnock, Country Club in April, 1976. The rollers were massive in 1975 but by 1976, Rollermania was beginning to wane.  This gig was the first public appearance of new band member, Irish-born guitarist, Ian Mitchell who replaced Alan Longmuir.

Article scanned by Brand New Retro from Starlight Magazine April 1976

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  1. Thanks for this article. I was one of the lucky ones who got to meet the band in Sutton Castle, in their bed room of all places. I was 16 at the time and got all their autographs and a kiss from Derek. Couldn’t remember the month or year until I came across this article. Going to Vicar Street to see Les and the rest of the new band

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