Wednesday 24 January 2018

Ian O'Doherty: Just why do we Irish keep on celebrating gurning mediocrity?

Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

And, given the fact that they're a family act, the gurning and lingering looks between the brother and sister add a weird veneer to the whole thing.

Yup, I'm referring, of course, to Crystal Swing, Ireland's latest gift to the world which, thanks to Ellen DeGeneres, has now become one of those maddeningly popular internet sensations.

And, according to their fans, the band is: "An excellent trio with great stage presence, performance and interaction with the audience."

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