Kenneth McCluskey AKA Derek "The Meatman
" Scully, Robert Arkins AKA Jimmy Rabbitte, Michael Aherne AKA Steven "The Soul Surgeon" and Clifford & Ronan Dooney (Trumpet) perform all the hits, including Mustang Sally, Midnight Hour, Chain Of Fools, Treat her Right, Try A Little Tenderness and many more.
The show features original Commitment cast members bass guitarist Kenneth McCluskey, aka Derek "The Meatman
" Scully, and piano player Michael Aherne aka Steven "Soul Surgeon" Clifford.
They're door-to-door meat salesmen, which we have in Baltimore, who knock on your door and say, "Meatman
!" You say, "I want two porterhouse steaks and a pound of ground beef." And then they shoplift it for you, bring it back, and you pay half of what's on the label.
IT'S likely you don't recognise the name Kenneth McCluskey and you may not recognise his moniker Derek 'Meatman
' Scully either.
His last book was The Meatman
, published by William Morrow.
But guitarist Ken McCluskey, who played Derek "The Meatman
" Scully in the original, said he was convinced a Commitments 2 was a non-starter.
Hill eventually sold the horse to a meatman
, Albert Passey, but that was almost a year later, in February 1951.
Ishikawa Y, Saffitz JE, Meatman
TL, Grace AM, Roberts R
In "The Return of the Meatman
," according to the catalog, "The first scene opens in a meat locker and ends with Brooke Ashley decked out in ground liver."