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John Spillane: 47, musician, Cork

14th June, 2008

John Spillane: 47, musician, Cork

Music smiles on me and sometimes grants me great tunes and lyrics. I get melodies which come tome out of the air, through the ether.

It is miraculous when it happens. I was walking from Cork to the Lee fields near County Hall one day when the words for There Was A Man [on My Dark Rosaleen album] came fully formed to me.

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