ROBIN'S BRAND NEW ALBUM IS HERE!!
Country & Irish is collection of Robin's Country and Irish favourites from years gone by.
Lonesome Me, Let It Be Me, It Keeps Right on a Hurtin', Four Country Roads, Pretty Little Girl From Omagh, Tell Me Ma, Red is the Rose, Bless This House, Homes of Donegal and Robin's own Irish Dancing Days. Irish Dancing Days is a trip down Memory Lane, a nostalgic look back at the hey-day of Irish Showbands.
Country & Irish, was produced by Seamus Costello. The album was recorded and mastered at studioNINE in Navan, Ontario by Dave Poulin.
Country & Irish is available as a download
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Country & Irish is also available on CD through this website, or at all CD Warehouse locations in Ottawa, Canada.
Preview the album on the Music Page.
Before coming to Canada from Ireland, Robin Averill had established himself as a top class entertainer and vocalist with Ireland's popular showbands, "The Signs", and "The College Boys". He also toured extensively throughout Ireland, England, and Scotland.
Not long after arriving in Canada, Robin performed from coast to coast with his band in premium hotel and cabaret circuits. In addition, he made numerous radio and television appearances in both Canada and Ireland. For many years, Robin has given his time and talent to help raise funds for local charities and telethons.
Robin's career highlights include entertaining Canadian Prime Ministers, Governors General, and the President of The United States. He performed at the Expo World Fair in Vancouver, and with the Irish Showband Show at Waterfront Concert Hall in Belfast. Robin entertained the Canadian Armed Forces in Lahr, Germany on Canada Day, and has performed at country fairs, Irish and Scottish festivals, and tour shows in his native Ireland. At home in Ottawa, Robin has sung Canada's National Anthem for numerous events, including Ottawa Lynx home games. He performs regularly at Rideau Carleton Slots, and Orchardview Living Centre in Manotick, Ontario.