Vincent Lowe Trio: Rory O'Moore/Lady Mary Douglas/Hundred Pipers (jigs)
Today's 78rpm disc is from the Vincent Lowe Trio, which featured Lowe on piano, Dermot O'Brien on piano accordion, and Gabriel McGulgan on drums.
O'Brien was an all-Ireland football champion for the Louth team. He
went on to from St. Malachy's Ceili Band before branching out into the showband scene with Dermot O'Brien and The Clubmen. His best know hit was the Merry Ploughboy, and appeared on an American St. Patrick's Day television special alongside Bing Crosby.
Recorded in 1954 and released on the HMV label (IP898). From the Ted McGraw Collection, McGraw 78 01-466.
Performers: Vincent Lowe Trio, Dermot O'Brien, Gabriel McGulgan, and Vincent Lowe
Record Label and Issue Number: HMV IP898
Collection: Ted McGraw Collection
WIMA ID: McGraw 78 01-466