D.F.F. – Rathmines Rules (CD)

Second album by D.F.F. featuring music and lyrics by Dave Flynn. This is a prequel to 2014’s ‘Pouric Songs’, because all the tracks were recorded in the early-mid 2000’s by D.F.F. members Dave Flynn, Ciarán Swift, Aidan Dunphy and Cion O’Callaghan, with bassist Brian O’Toole.


Dave Flynn: lead vocals, guitars, bass, synths, programming, cimbalom
Ciaran Swift: guitars, backing vocals
Brian O’Toole: bass, backing vocals
Aidan Dunphy: drums and percussion
Cion O’Callaghan: drums and percussion

Lyrics and music by Dave Flynn except

‘Harare’ traditional Zimbabwean music, arr. Flynn
Lead guitar riff on ‘Across the Sea’ by Ciaran Swift
Guitar parts on ‘Relax’ and ‘The Hillwalk’ arranged by Dave Flynn and Brian Joyce
Bass arrangements by Brian O’Toole and Dave Flynn
Percussion and drum arrangements by Aidan Dunphy, Cion O’Callaghan and Dave Flynn

Produced by Dr. Dave
Mastered by Sam Proctor/Lismore Mastering
Album design by Frisbee Productions.
Photographs by William Murphy – Creative Commons License.

Recorded in Dublin and Galway between 2001-2006. Engineered by Dr. Dave and various studio engineers whose names are sadly long forgotten.

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