The Undertones’ return after breaking up In 1983 singer Feargal Sharkey left the band to pursue a solo career and the remaining members decided to call it a day. After 16 years they reformed in 1999, minus Sharkey with Paul McLoone, from Derry, replacing him.
What’s Feargal Sharkey doing now?
Sharkey lives in north London and is now chairman of the Amwell Magna Fishery, Britain’s oldest angling club.
Is Feargal Sharkey still married?
Feargal Sharkey, a Northern Irish musician best known for being the principal vocalist of the punk band, is married to his wife Elizabeth Sharkey.
What happened to The Undertones?
The Undertones released thirteen singles and four studio albums between 1978 and 1983 before Sharkey announced his intention to leave the band in May 1983, citing musical differences as the reason for the break up.
How many kids Feargal Sharkey?
Little is known about his personal life except that his wife’s name is Elizabeth Sharkey and they have at least one son, who was born possibly in 1982.
What is Feargal Sharkey real name?
Feargal Sharkey was born on August 13, 1958. He celebrated his 62nd birthday in 2020. His full name is Seán Feargal Sharkey. He was born in Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Did Feargal Sharkey sing Teenage Kicks?
Sharkey, whose 1978 punk hit Teenage Kicks was legendary DJ John Peel’s favourite song, told The Telegraph music critic Neil McCormick that his performing days were long over.
What was the undertones biggest hit?
# 1 – You Got My Number.