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Fran O'Toole on 'Me and My Music' (1975)

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Caption   Fran O'Toole on 'Me and My Music' (1975)
Programme   Me and My Music  
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Personalities/Groups   O'Toole, Francis (1946 - 1975)
Description   Irish singer/musician Fran O'Toole, at a grand piano in RTÉ Television's Studio 1, during the recording of 'Me and My Music' on 14 June 1975. 'Me and My Music' featured singers and songwriters of the seventies, talking about the music business and performing some of their songs. The programme featuring Fran O'Toole was broadcast on 25 August 1975.

Fran O'Toole was tragically shot dead by the UVF, along with two other members of his band The Miami Showband, (Brian McCoy and Anthony Geraghty) while returning to the Republic from a gig in Banbridge, County Down on 30 July 1975. The Guide featured an article on O'Toole in its edition of 22 August 1975.  
Collection   RTE Guide  
Photographer   Cooney, John  
Date of photograph   14/Jun/1975
(14/Jun/1975 - 14/Jun/1975)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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