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#Aslan

# aslan - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'I'll never forget the pain of it': Christy Dignam on family's heartache following dad's death from Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'I'll never forget the pain of it': Christy Dignam on family's heartache following dad's death from Covid-19

May 16th 2020, 12:20 PM 26,351 Views 14 Comments

Christopher Dignam Senior, who was in his late 80s, passed away earlier this month.

# aslan - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Father of Aslan singer Christy Dignam dies after contracting Covid-19
# Aslan
# Aslan

Father of Aslan singer Christy Dignam dies after contracting Covid-19

May 7th 2020, 8:32 AM 56,300 Views 21 Comments

Christopher (Christy) Dignam Senior died yesterday afternoon.

# aslan - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Late Late crowd joins in as Christy Dignam sings a stunning version of Waltzing Matilda
# The Late Late Show
# The Late Late Show

Late Late crowd joins in as Christy Dignam sings a stunning version of Waltzing Matilda

Sep 14th 2019, 7:46 AM 43,865 Views 64 Comments

Dignam talked about his parents, his teeth and his nerves for the Dubs match on last night’s show.

# aslan - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Christy Dignam spoke about cancer, drug addiction and ending his feud with Bono on Living With Lucy this week
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From The Daily Edge
# Christy Dignam

Christy Dignam spoke about cancer, drug addiction and ending his feud with Bono on Living With Lucy this week

Sep 18th 2018, 10:35 AM 6,509 Views 1 Comment

Christy told Lucy how his feud with U2 began all those years back.

# aslan - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Aslan's Christy Dignam completely shut down an audience member who mocked his false teeth
# Aslan
From The Daily Edge
# Aslan

Aslan's Christy Dignam completely shut down an audience member who mocked his false teeth

Sep 12th 2018, 5:50 PM 13,738 Views 3 Comments

Christy wasn’t having a bar of that.

# aslan - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Aslan's Christy Dignam has nothing but praise for Carlow Rose Shauna Ray Lacey
# Crazy World
From The Daily Edge
# Crazy World

Aslan's Christy Dignam has nothing but praise for Carlow Rose Shauna Ray Lacey

Aug 22nd 2018, 11:05 AM 4,198 Views 0 Comments

‘I thought it was amazing.’

# aslan - Thursday 12 July, 2018

'If you look at U2... they kind of belong to the world at this stage, where we still belong to Ireland'
# Aslan
# Aslan

'If you look at U2... they kind of belong to the world at this stage, where we still belong to Ireland'

Jul 12th 2018, 9:15 PM 23,497 Views 42 Comments

After over 35 years in the business, Irish rock band Aslan are still going strong.

# aslan - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Christy Dignam: The bankers are still up here making millions... and we've 4,000 kids in homeless accommodation
# Aslan
# Aslan

Christy Dignam: The bankers are still up here making millions... and we've 4,000 kids in homeless accommodation

Jul 11th 2018, 8:30 PM 22,602 Views 73 Comments

Christy Dignam had some strong words in relation to bankers and homelessness when we sat down with him.

# aslan - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Today FM is being sued by a journalist over an interview it did with Aslan's frontman
# High Court
# High Court

Today FM is being sued by a journalist over an interview it did with Aslan's frontman

Oct 1st 2017, 8:00 AM 64,603 Views 0 Comments

Journalist with the Irish Sun Ken Sweeney has taken a case against the radio station in the High Court.

# aslan - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'I know I could be gigging on a Saturday night and in hospital on the Monday'
# Christy Dignam
# Christy Dignam

'I know I could be gigging on a Saturday night and in hospital on the Monday'

Jul 11th 2017, 4:13 PM 19,705 Views 28 Comments

An intimate RTÉ documentary titled This is Christy will air this evening.

# aslan - Monday 12 June, 2017

'There's no emergency': Christy Dignam rolls back after saying cancer has returned
# Contradictory
# Contradictory

'There's no emergency': Christy Dignam rolls back after saying cancer has returned

Jun 12th 2017, 9:12 AM 52,131 Views 20 Comments

Reports had emerged over the weekend that Dignam’s cancer had returned.

# aslan - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Aslan pay tribute to their manager and '7th member' who died yesterday
# Svenn Braamark
# Svenn Braamark

Aslan pay tribute to their manager and '7th member' who died yesterday

May 23rd 2017, 8:09 PM 28,200 Views 3 Comments

Svenn Braamark suffered a heart attack while helping his neighbour tackle a fire.

# aslan - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Aslan pay tribute as keyboardist Patrick 'Fitzy' Fitzpatrick dies following battle with cancer
# RIP
# RIP

Aslan pay tribute as keyboardist Patrick 'Fitzy' Fitzpatrick dies following battle with cancer

Apr 19th 2017, 5:05 PM 45,568 Views 6 Comments

The keyboardist had played with Aslan for over 20 years.

# aslan - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Rumours Christy Dignam has died are "just rumours", say bandmates
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From The Daily Edge
# Christy

Rumours Christy Dignam has died are "just rumours", say bandmates

Feb 21st 2015, 4:51 PM 4,206 Views 0 Comments

The Aslan frontman was hospitalised on Thursday.

Rumours Christy Dignam has died are "just rumours", say bandmates
# Aslan
# Aslan

Rumours Christy Dignam has died are "just rumours", say bandmates

Feb 21st 2015, 3:54 PM 36,217 Views 43 Comments

The Aslan frontman was hospitalised on Thursday.

# aslan - Thursday 27 June, 2013

13 songs every Irish person MUST know the words to
# Give It A Lash Jack
From The Daily Edge
# Give It A Lash Jack

13 songs every Irish person MUST know the words to

Jun 27th 2013, 9:30 PM 73,745 Views 153 Comments

Or face expulsion from the nightclub.

# aslan - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

# aslan - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Aslan's Christy Dignam diagnosed with cancer
# Christy Dignam
# Christy Dignam

Aslan's Christy Dignam diagnosed with cancer

Mar 12th 2013, 10:19 PM 37,060 Views 77 Comments

The band have asked for support from fans and for privacy for Dignam, his wife, Kathryn and daugher, Kiera.

# aslan - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Fancy yourself as an up-and-coming musician? RTE is looking for you...
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From The Daily Edge
# Prize

Fancy yourself as an up-and-coming musician? RTE is looking for you...

Jun 9th 2012, 6:30 PM 3,508 Views 6 Comments

The second RAAP/RTE Breakthrough Bursary for emerging musicians will see €24,500 in prize money and guaranteed radio air play on RTE stations for the winners.

# aslan - Sunday 12 June, 2011

Irishman attempts Guinness World Record of playing the guitar for 101 hours straight
# Guitar Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Guitar Hero

Irishman attempts Guinness World Record of playing the guitar for 101 hours straight

Jun 12th 2011, 6:13 PM 4,109 Views 13 Comments

Dave Browne has begun his world record attempt in Dublin this afternoon and says the hardest challenge will be to stay awake for the next four days as he strums his heart out.

# aslan - Monday 20 September, 2010

Aslan's Christy Dignam rushed to hospital
# Aslan
From The Daily Edge
# Aslan

Aslan's Christy Dignam rushed to hospital

Sep 20th 2010, 9:11 AM 1,380 Views 0 Comments