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This musical celebration charts the lives and careers of some of the biggest selling acts in Irish rock, punk and pop from Van Morrison and Thin Lizzy to The Undertones and U2. From the pioneers of the showbands touring in the late 50s through to the modern day, the film examines their lineage and connections and how the hardcore, rocking sound of Belfast merged with the more melodic, folky Dublin tradition to form what we now recognise as Irish rock and pop.

  1. Mike Connolly

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bob Geldof

    Bob Geldof

    Self

  2. Bono

    Bono

    Self

  3. The Edge

    The Edge

    Self

  4. Sinéad O'Connor

    Self

  5. Richard Dormer

    Richard Dormer

    Himself - Narrator

Full Cast & Crew

The Irish Rock Story: A Tale of Two Cities

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Original Language English

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