Christy Moore

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Birthday
7, 1945
Birthplace
Ireland
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
7, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Ireland

About

Folk guitarist who was named Ireland's greatest living musician by Radio Teilifis Eireann in 2007. He has played with musicians, as well as working as a solo artist.

Before Fame

He worked as a bank teller and laborer while performing his first songs in pubs.

Trivia

He founded the folk bands Planxty and Moving Hearts.

Family Life

He married Valerie Moore in 1973.

Associated With

He has performed numerous songs with Shane MacGowan , including "A Pair of Brown Eyes" and "Dirty Old Town."