At Gunpoint (1986 Demo)

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From Dublin, At Gunpoint were Karl Walsh (vocals), Didi Cassidy (lead guitar), Woppy McGrath (rhythm guitar), Sam Cregan (bass) and Alan Shaughnessy (drums). At Gunpoint recorded a Fanning session in 1987 but this track is from their 1986 demo. Photo courtesy irishrock.org.

All Go Away (1986 Demo)

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5 Responses to “At Gunpoint (1986 Demo)”

  1. gerry molyneaux Says:

    a good punk band.another similar band called the practical householders appeared on a compilation lp i have.good to see punk a la menace,lurkers etc knocking about dublin in those dark new romantic days.

  2. thanks gerry, am rather partial to said householders myself is this the track you had in mind https://fanningsessions.wordpress.com/2009/05/31/the-practical-householders/ ?

  3. gerry molyneaux Says:

    long time getting back to ya sorry.yep that’s the track from them.think like Wastelands they were a kildare outfit.Wastelands were another great band that seem to have left zilch retrievable info.What was the name of that compilation At Gunpoint were on.I think i have it somewhere.If am right think they were from Cllonlara park in Finglas.great band,pity no vinyl.

  4. gerry molyneaux Says:

    read Cloonlara Park sorry

  5. Karl Walsh Says:

    Gerry, we were all from Cabra West, with one from Cabra east, Happy Days

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