Conal Gallen

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Conal Gallen
Birth name Conal
Born 22/09/1955.
Derry, Northern Ireland. E
Medium Stand up
Nationality Irish
Years active 1980s - present
Genres Slapstick
Subject(s) comedy
Influences Aussie Bryson, Patsy o Hagan, Brendan Grace, Rory Gallen

Conal Gallen is an Irish comedian and singer.[1] He is best known for his comedic songs, including "Anna From Buncrana" and "Horse It Into Ya, Cynthia".

Gallen has made numerous live appearances around Ireland, on both sides of the border, in venues such as The Millennium Forum, Derry, The Alley Theatre, Strabane and The World Famous Glencarn Hotel, Castleblayney. He has also released 20 DVDs and 40 CDs (2 of which are also on digital download), including the double-platinum selling Conal Gallen: Live & Full of It.[2]

Gallen made his first appearance on RTÉ's The Late Late Show in January 2012.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Conal set to leave them laughing in TG4 series". Donegal Democrat. 12 October 2011. Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "About Conal". conalgallen.net. Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "When Conal met Ryan ...". Donegal Daily. 20 March 2012. Retrieved 20 March 2012.