Tremone Dance Band

During the 1950s the O’Kane family band with members John, Tom, Patrick and Anne Kane, the Tremone Dance Band George Mc Laughlin and his band played in O’Kane’s Hall, Lecamey: Bob Carey’s loft Carrowmena and dance halls further afield in Culdaff and Moville. John Joe Mc Grory and Michael Byrne from Malin often played in Bocan Hall.

A popular tune played at the time was the ‘Bocan Waltz’.

Other musicians around the Culdaff area were William Knox and George Mills (Carthage).

Young musicians emerging around the Culdaff area include Deirdre and Ella McGrory.

Tremone Dance Band


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