(None of the Van Morrison songs covered on the CD "The Belfast Cowboys" appear here due to copyright limitations. Hear song clips at our CD Baby page: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/belfastcowboys ).
The Belfast Cowboys is a nine-piece band that plays the music of Van Morrison. Born on St Patrick's Day, 2002, it is also the papa group to St Dominic's Trio, an original music offshoot.
The band features several veterans of the Minneapolis music scene, including singer Terry Walsh and sax man Vic Volare. The Cowboys have become one of Minnesota's most popular bands, playing monthly shows at Lee's Liquor Lounge and Whiskey Junction, among others.
In December, 2008, The Belfast Cowboys and St Dominic's Trio released debut CDs.
In August, 2009, The Belfast Cowboys headlined at BB King's Blues Bar in Times Square, New York City.
In July, 2010, The Belfast Cowboys played a three hour set for a crowd of 15,000 while opening for Chicago in Stillwater, MN.
In March, 2011, The Belfast Cowboys and St Dominic's Trio visited Ireland.
In July of 2011, The Belfast Cowboys played at Moondance Jam in Walker, MN on a night when the headliner was Kiss.