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Updates for 7th April 2009

Do you use Facebook? Then you might like to know that I have just launched an official page! Just search for Brian Kennedy - Musician at and pop in and say hello and be kept up-to-date with Brian's activities. I look forward to receiving your messages, fan photos and reviews.

April is here and the spring is certainly in our step. To celebrate Brian's twenty years in the music business we are giving away in conjunction with the forum and his new Facebook page a pair of tickets to Brian's upcoming Irish shows.

All you need to do is send an email to with the answer to the following:

Question: What is the title of Brian's first album?

Answers must reach me by 1pm on Wednesday 8th April 2009. The winners will be notified by email on wednesday evening. Only one entry per email address.

No accommodation or travel expenses will be paid. The prize is two tickets to a concert of your choice from Brian's tour dates in April. Please specify your choice of venue.

And the winners are:
Thanks to everyone who emailed and sent in their answers. The correct answer to the question was of course 'The Great War of Words'.

The winners of the pair of tickets give away competition are:

Cork: Donna Cronin

Dublin: Niall Redmond

Limerick: Hiltrud Arnold

Belfast: Peter McCabe

Sligo: Danielle Kelly

Galway: Judy Farrell

Wexford: Joan Connolly

If you missed Brian recently on The Tubridy Tonight Show then the RTE website have a watch again facility. Log on to to view Brian singing 'Put The Message In The Box'.

The Forum is also a good source of spreading the word of where and when to catch Brian on the radio and TV. Here is an recent interview that Marie found online:

I will be going to Brian's show in Dublin, Belfast & Sligo, so come over and say hello, I will be chatting to fans in the hall before the shows. Hope to see you soon.

Jane x