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This 70s Irish folk group comprised Geraldine MacGowan (b. Dublin, Eire; vocals, bodhran) and, taking part the first 80s, Anne Conroy (accordion). Oisín’s 1987Winds Of Switch, on Tara Information, was largely acknowledged to MacGowan and Conroy but had been supplemented by Davy Spillane (uillean pipes, low whistle), Tom McDonagh (bouzouki), Brian O’Connor (flute, whistle), Maire Bhreathnach (fiddle), Gerry O’Connor (fiddle), Steve Cooney (bass, synthesizer), Noel Bridgeman (percussion), and Shay MacGowan (vocals, acoustic guitar). Within the 80s MacGowan, with her spouse Shay, opened up an Irish pub and music location in Hannover, Germany. She is constantly on the peform and record in to the fresh millennium. In 1990 Conroy wedded the well known accordianist, Joe Burke (b. 1939), and togther they perform like a duo.

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