The
Defenders
Showband

Formed around the four Morgan brothers, Gerry, Cyril, Ray and Tom. If you can write a brief paragraph about The Defenders Showband, if you can fill in any of the spaces below or if you have a different photo of the band, please let us know so that we can update this page. Click on the 'Contact' link at the bottom of the page. (Thanks to Michael Mathers for line-up).

Related: The Kangaroos

Town/Village/County: Newry, Co. Down

Vocals: Deirdre (Madge Murphy)
Lead Guitar:
Brian Kearns
2nd Guitar:
Gerry Morgan
Bass:
Kevin Hayes
Trumpet:
Cyril Morgan
Sax/Clarinet: Ray Morgan
Trombone:
Piano/Organ:
Drums:
Tom Morgan / Paul Brannigan
Manager:
Michael Carlin
Discography:
 
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