The Stars from The Commitments

‘‘The best Soul Review I have ever seen or heard’’ – Dan Aykroyd – The Blues Brothers – The house of blues, California, USA

Kenneth McCluskey

Kenneth McCluskey

Kenneth was born and raised in Dublin. At the age of 13 he received his first guitar and by the time he reached his early twenties he had formed and joined several bands. Ken co-wrote several singles, all of which reached respectful places in the Irish Record Charts. At 24 he won the role of Derek “The Meatman” Scully in the Alan Parker film The Commitments. After this he earned a small part in...

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Dick Massey

Dick Massey

Dick hails from Dublin, Ireland. In 1991 he starred in Alan Parker’s cult film classic “The Commitments” playing the role of drummer Billy “The Animal” Mooney. Very shortly after the movie’s release he and some of the other cast members formed “The Stars From the Commitments” bringing their own particular style of Dublin soul to the masses. He has spent the last twenty years touring the globe...

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Myles Hyland

Myles Hyland

Myles grew up in Dublin in a house with no TV but plenty of musical instruments. He was playing guitar and drums by the age of ten and joined the Westland Row concert band on clarinet at the age of eleven. While pursuing a career as a jockey, an accident caused the loss of the top of a finger. He spent some time learning to play the bass and at twenty one he joined ”The Robbie Walsh Blues...

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Sandra Jane Hyland

Sandra Jane Hyland

Sandra is a young vibrant 20 year old singer from Tallaght in South Dublin. She specializes in bluesy soul but has been found to be versatile in many styles. From the age of fifteen she has been involved with corporate and club bands and she has performed with some of Dublin’s best known session musicians. Sandra Jane writes her own music with a modern soul slant and is currently working...

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Abe Hampton

Abe Hampton

Abe is the most versatile, inspiring, and underrated musician in the NY music circle. His style is slick, his sound is smart, and he’s also related to the late great Lionel Hampton, This NY born and raised musician made his debut in Catholic churches in the Harlem area being organist/choral conductor for many choirs. He has performed and toured in many different countries with several well...

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Serge Stavila

Serge Stavila

Serge was born in Moldova (Eastern Europe). From the age of 8 he attended music school class for clarinet. At 15 he was invited to attend the National Music College. In 1988 he graduated the National Institute of Art of Moldova, earning a degree in conducting brass and symphony orchestra’s. For several years he travelled the former USSR states as a session musician with various pop and...

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