The Irish Rovers

Profile:
Canadian band comprised of Irish ex-pats formed in Toronto by George Millar and Jimmy Ferguson soon after emigrating to Canada with George's cousin Joe Millar. After a couple years they went out to Calgary to join with George's brother Will and officially launched as a full band there. Best known for their international television series, and contributing to the popularization of Irish Music in North America. Owned the record label Potato Records and publishing company Antrim Music Publishing Co.. Best known for songs "Drunken Sailor", "The Unicorn", "Wasn't That A Party", "Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer", "The Orange and the Green", "Whiskey on a Sunday" "Lily The Pink", "The Black Velvet Band", and "The Dublin Pub Crawl".

Current line-up: George Millar, Sean O'Driscoll, Ian Millar, Wilcil McDowell, Fred Graham, Morris Crum, Geoffrey Kelly, Gerry O'Connor, Davey Walker.

Former members:
Will Millar left the band in 1994
Jimmy Ferguson died in 1997
Joe Millar retired in 2005
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Albums

SDL-933,021 The Irish Rovers - The First Of The Irish Rovers album art The Irish Rovers The First Of The Irish Rovers (Album) Decca SDL-933,021 Australia 1966 Sell This Version
DL 74951 The Irish Rovers - The Unicorn album art The Irish Rovers The Unicorn (Album) Decca DL 74951 US 1967 Sell This Version
MUPS353 The Irish Rovers - Liverpool Lou album art The Irish Rovers Liverpool Lou (Album) MCA Records MUPS353 UK 1968 Sell This Version
DL 33,025 The Irish Rovers - All Hung Up album art The Irish Rovers All Hung Up (Album) Decca DL 33,025 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
SDL 933,238 The Irish Rovers - Tales To Warm Your Mind album art The Irish Rovers Tales To Warm Your Mind (Album) Decca SDL 933,238 Australia 1969 Sell This Version
DL 7-5157 The Irish Rovers - The Life Of The Rover album art The Irish Rovers The Life Of The Rover (Album) Decca DL 7-5157 Canada 1969 Sell This Version
73 5302 The Irish Rovers - On The Shores Of Americay album art The Irish Rovers On The Shores Of Americay (Album) Decca 73 5302 US 1971 Sell This Version
ITFL 1008, POT 3201 The Irish Rovers - Live! album art The Irish Rovers Live! (Album) Potato ITFL 1008, POT 3201 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
TRS-53001 The Irish Rovers - Emigrate! Emigrate! album art The Irish Rovers Emigrate! Emigrate! (Album) Potato Records TRS-53001 US 1973 Sell This Version
VAL1-0320 The Irish Rovers - The Irish Rovers In Australia album art The Irish Rovers The Irish Rovers In Australia (Album) Attic VAL1-0320 Australia & New Zealand 1976 Sell This Version
NU 9210 The Irish Rovers - Children Of The Unicorn album art The Irish Rovers Children Of The Unicorn (Album) K-Tel NU 9210 USA & Canada 1976 Sell This Version
RILP 103 The Irish Rovers - Rockabye Hamlet album art Rory Dodd, Cal Dodd, Lisa Hartt, Cliff Jones (8), The Irish Rovers Rory Dodd, Cal Dodd, Lisa Hartt, Cliff Jones (8), The Irish Rovers - Rockabye Hamlet(LP, Album) Rising Records (9) RILP 103 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
CAT-1086, CAT 1086 The Irish Rovers - Tall Ships & Salty Dogs album art The Irish Rovers Tall Ships & Salty Dogs (Album) Attic CAT-1086, CAT 1086 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
8AT 1095 The Irish Rovers - The Rovers album art The Rovers* The Rovers (Album) Attic 8AT 1095 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
VM 100 The Irish Rovers - 15th Anniversary album art The Irish Rovers 15th Anniversary(LP) Potato Records VM 100 US 1980 Sell This Version
CSPS-5-2332 The Irish Rovers - The Rovers Twentieth Anniversary Celebration album art The Irish Rovers The Rovers Twentieth Anniversary Celebration (Comp) CBS Special Products CSPS-5-2332 Canada 1984 Sell This Version
CAT 1205 The Irish Rovers - Party With The Rovers album art The Irish Rovers Party With The Rovers (Album) Attic CAT 1205 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
HAM 142 The Irish Rovers - "A Touch Of The Irish" album art The Irish Rovers "A Touch Of The Irish"(LP, Album) Hammard HAM 142 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
ITV438 The Irish Rovers - Party With The Rovers album art The Irish Rovers Party With The Rovers(LP, Album) Scotdisc ITV438 UK 1987 Sell This Version
CAT 1253 The Irish Rovers - Hardstuff album art The Irish Rovers Hardstuff (Album) Attic CAT 1253 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
ROV 30-4 The Irish Rovers - Celebrate! The First Thirty Years album art The Irish Rovers Celebrate! The First Thirty Years Rover Records (3) ROV 30-4 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
IRD 002 The Irish Rovers - Gems album art The Irish Rovers Gems(2xCD, Album) Rover Records (3) IRD 002 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
30360 01142 The Irish Rovers - Ramblers & Gamblers album art Irish Rovers* Ramblers & Gamblers(CD, Album) Carlton Sounds 30360 01142 UK 1997 Sell This Version
IRD 003 The Irish Rovers - Come Fill Up Your Glasses album art The Irish Rovers Come Fill Up Your Glasses(CD, Album) Rover Records (3) IRD 003 Canada 1998 Sell This Version
IRD-005 The Irish Rovers - Songs of Christmas album art The Irish Rovers Songs of Christmas (Album) Rover Records (3) IRD-005 Canada 1999 Sell This Version