Stars From The Commitments
The Stars From The Commitments are a nine piece soul tribute band from Ireland. The band features original Commitments stars Kenneth McCluskey (bass guitarist) ‘Derek Scully’ and Drummer Dick Massey ‘Billy The Animal Mooney’, along with Myles Hyland (lead vocals), Andreas Nolan (bass guitar), Sandra Hyland (backing vocals), Nikita O’Rowe (backing vocals), Abraham Hampton (piano & organ) Stefano Muscovi (trumpet) and Serge Stavila (saxophone).
The Stars From The Commitments play everyone’s favourite’s songs from the hit film The Commitments: “Try A Little Tenderness”, “Mustang Sally”, “Take Me To The River”, “ In The Midnight Hour”, “Chain Of Fools “ , “Treat Her Right”, “Hard To Handle”, “Nowhere To Run”, “Destination Anywhere”, “ Dark End Of The Street” and many more.
The original novel by Roddy Doyle tells the story of how a bunch of average Irish misfits come together to form The Commitments – a white soul band, and almost make it with a number of twists and turns on the way!