Friday 24 March 2017

Garth's sell-out shows mean five chances to party like it's 1994

Brooks is who we secretly want to be: a good ol' boy with millions in the bank

Garth Brooks at Croke Park
Garth Brooks at Croke Park
Delighted: Fans Eimear Jordan and Sarah Kidd
Declan Lynch

Declan Lynch

'YOU just know that Leo Varadkar will be pictured on the front of the Times there, drinking from a plastic pint glass."

Thus tweeted the excellent Man In The Black Pyjamas last weekend, when just four Garth Brooks concerts had been confirmed.

There can be no doubt now, that by the time the Big G arrives in July, we will be witnessing such tremendous levels of eejitry breaking out in so many ways, we will indeed be deep into that territory where we find a minister on the front page in smart casual, brandishing a warm beer like an actual person.

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