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dermotcolourpic1Philosophy graduate Der Ward (top), lead singer of Galway’s The Philosphers in 1969.

All members, including future Fianna Fail senator Don Lydon (in stripes) attended University College, Galway.

Lack of drugs, musical similarities and ‘crop-top’ issues would eventually destroy the band

,From New Spotlight magazine, 1969.

The Philosophers (Brand New Retro)