techkenyot.com
techkenyot.com September 22, 2018


Daniel O'Donnell pays tribute to Country music singer 'Big Tom'

17 April 2018, 05:49 | Elsie Buchanan

Big Tom

Big Tom

The death was announced earlier this morning (Tuesday, April 17) of iconic country music singer "Big Tom" McBride.

They said he would "be sadly missed by all who knew him".

Fellow crooner O'Donnell spoke to Ryan Tubridy on RTE Radio 1 this morning and said he'd been left "speechless" following Big Tom's death.

Tributes have already begun to pour in for the man Big Tom, whose career in country music spanned five decades.

Putin predicts global 'chaos' if West hits Syria again
The United States is preparing to impose sanctions on Russian Federation for "covering up" the actions of the Assad regime. The bombings marked the biggest intervention by Western countries against Assad and ally Russian Federation .

"With his band the Mainliners, he filled dance halls the length and breadth of the country".

In a statement, his family said Mr McBride had "passed away peacefully".

"He will be missed so, so much".

"He was probably heartbroken without Rose and maybe it was a gift from God", O'Donnell said. It's just so sad.

Nasa's planet hunting probe launch delayed
Sixty days after the launch and following tests of its instruments, the satellite will begin its initial two-year mission. Tess will build a catalogue of nearby, bright stars and their planets that other telescopes can then follow up.

"Big Tom is a household name, not only in Ireland, but in many parts of the UK. I want to extend my sympathies to his family and friends". I am sure his family are devastated at his passing. "I can't assume anything, only there is a great reunion in heaven today".

"There was something special about his music, Big Tom was the one everyone saw as the main man".

"(Tom) loved singing and loved getting on the stage". Success came when he returned to Ireland and started to play with the band with whom he would become synonymous, The Mainliners.

Inducted into the Irish County Music Hall of Fame in 2016, he had numerous hits over the years including Four Country Roads and Old Log Cabin for Sale. The statue is expected to be unveiled later this year.

EPS for Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) forecasted at $1.10
The total amount of shares outstanding is 19.92M, giving the company a market capitalization of about 601.38M. The New York-based Wellington Shields Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Com has invested 0.12% in Equifax Inc.



Other News

Trending Now

Calcutta HC extends by a day stay on Bengal panchayat polls process
The Division Bench returned the matter to the Single Bench with a request of it being heard speedily - preferably on daily-basis. The high court on April 12 stalled all proceedings of the poll until its fresh order, which is likely to be passed on Monday.

Does Britain Support Air Strikes in Syria?
Syria and Russian Federation have both denied that Syrian Government forces carried out the Douma gas attack, suggesting it may have been staged to implicate them.

Murder trial delayed to 2019
The judge allowed the testimony to play in court as Malinowski underwent extensive mental examination before she testified. After Malinowski died from the injuries she sustained during the attack, a grand jury indicted Slager on murder charges.

Zidane: Bale and Benzema's futures 'not in danger'
Craig Bellamy believes Real Madrid are the only team that can stop Liverpool FC in the Champions League . If the rumour is confirmed, it appears Inter would be the most likely destination for the player.

India lodges protests with Pakistan for inciting Sikh pilgrims
New Delhi has continued to grant visas - even emergency visas -for Pakistanis seeking medical treatment in India. The High Commissioner was thus compelled to return without meeting Indian citizens, it said.

Where next for Stuart Olding and Paddy Jackson?
Both players were acquitted of all charges, but it was decided they were to be let go due to their behaviour regardless.

Virginia man sentenced to 8 years in child porn case
Police said James, who was wanted on child pornography charges, had apparently died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Kirsch says Weiler is now in state custody and that U.S.

Vikings Reach Extension With LB Eric Kendricks
The fourth-year linebacker led the Vikings in total tackles in each of his first three National Football League seasons. Kendricks, 26, had 113 total tackles this past season, helping the Vikings defense become a dominant unit.

The Gigantic Sum Facebook Pays For Mark Zuckerberg's Personal Security
Other companies, including Twitter (NYSE: TWTR ), Pinterest and LinkedIn (NASDAQ: MSFT ) have similar setups, Facebook says. Zuckerberg began to explain a few of the basics, but eventually said his team would follow up with more information later.

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X and Ryzen 5 2600X overclocked above 5.8GHz
We imagine overclocking savants will be able to push the AMD Ryzen 2nd generation processors even further given more time. For those looking for a chip that's easier to cool down, both the Ryzen 7 2700 and the Ryzen 5 2600 only pulls 65 W.