Kevin McDermott interview

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Kevin McDermott describes his childhood in Cavan town, joining the RAF, and eventual migration to London to join his family in 1956. Along the way he had an active musical life playing different musical styles on the harmonica, drums, and accordion. He particularly describes the Irish pubs in London. He also had a career as a London fire fighter. After his retirement, he and his family returned to live in Wexford.

Source

Kevin McDermott interview with Sara Goek, Wexford, 10 December 2011

Date

2011-12-10

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Copyright 2011 Sara Goek & Kevin McDermott

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Duration

57:35

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Citation

McDermott, Kevin and Goek, Sara, “Kevin McDermott interview,” Voices of Irish Music & Migration, accessed May 15, 2021, http://www.musicmigration.com/cms/items/show/33.