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2023-10-27 King Kong Company - Dolan's, Limerick

I had planned on going to see King Kong Company in the Olympia Theatre earlier in this month, but it clashed with a photoshoot at charity gig and, when the charity gig is for a friend, there was only ever going to be one winner.  So, arrangements were made to head to Dolan's in Limerick to see them live over the Bank Holiday weekend.

I hit the road late Friday afternoon.  Not an ideal time to travel, made even worse because it was a bank holiday weekend here in Ireland.  I made it in time though, 15 minutes before doors opened!  Happy days.  I only wish I'd made it down a bit earlier, I was starving and the food there is always superb, but alas, it wasn't to be and I starved.

Support on the might was from a local band called T.A. Narrative.  How can I describe them?  Well, picture the style of Human League, the attitude of Sisters of Mercy all mixed with sweet synth pop sounds!  I really enjoyed their set and I'd love to see them live again.

Then it was time for the headliners, King Kong Company.  There have been, as I said on other posts, a few changes in personnel over the last couple of years, but they are still on top form and superb live.  Bobby Fingers makes one hell of a front man when called upon!

Anyway, was it worth 350 km road trip, sitting in rush hour traffic on a bank holiday weekend, just to catch them live again?  Oh hell yeah!

Anyway, on to the photos, first T.A. Narrative:

And now for the headliners, King Kong Company:

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