A Kelly Klassic – The Outlaws – The Best Part Of The Day Is The Night – by Des Kelly Had never heard of this Southern Country/Rock band before, watched and enjoyed a different style song they produced, stating that, “The Best part of the day is the night”. Enjoyed the song, vocalised by Hughie Thomas’s, and decided that this advice would be very good for our thousands of e’Lanka members, so here goes :- Desmond Kelly (Editor-in-Chief) e’Lanka  ...

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“KELLY KLASSIC” – Heidi Hauge, Scandinavian Country – by Des Kelly   Queen sings for you. This used to be a Tanya Tucker favourite of mine until I heard Heidi’s version. Now I am certain that any Cowboy would be more than thrilled to hear Heidi sing  “It’s a Cowboy-lovin night”. Over to you, Heidi Hauge. ...

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eLanka Newsletter – 20th July 2022 – 6th Edition Sri Lankans in Australia Click here or on the image below to read this week’s elanka Newsletter Flashback: Merle Haggard Sings an Emotional ‘If I Could Only Fly’ – by Des Kelly Trinity College Kandy – The “Dance of the Lions” annual dinner at the Grand on Cathies Lane in Melbourne – Photos thanks to Trevine Rodrigo Tribute to Felicia Goonetilleke – By Clifford and Delande Lazarus How I made good in Australia, some reminiscences – By Dr Harold Gunatillake Council stands with Sri Lanka – By Jonty Ralphsmith and Cam Lucadou-Wells THE IMF DOCTOR – by Ernest Macintyre “THE BAILA-BEAT” -by Des Kelly Aussies love Sri Lanka – Good on you Warner Watch Cricket Highlights of 1st Test, SriLanka vs Pakistan at Galle, July 16 – 20, 2022 Sri Lanka’s Future – By Dr Harold Gunatillake CHATHU RAJAPAKSA PHENOMINAL ACTRESS, ...

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Another Kelly Klassic  – “Jim Ed Brown & Helen Cornelius – Lying in love with you” – by Des Kelly   Another Kelly Klassic. Country duo Helen Cornelius & the late, great, Jim Ed. Brown sing a duet, exactly as it should be done. SUPERBLY. Desmond Kelly. (Editor-in-Chief) e’Lanka. ...

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A Kelly Klassic – “Ronnie Dunn – The Cowboy Rides Away (2019)” – by Des Kelly Ronnie Dunn – The Cowboy Rides Away (2019) From the album, Re-Dunn The album will be released on January 10, 2020 and feature two songs — a country and rock one — released digitally each month until the release date. The Cowboy Rides Away” is a song written by Sonny Throckmorton and Casey Kelly, and was first recorded by George Strait in 1985 ...

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