Saturday, June 07, 2014

The Pogues --1985-- Rum, Sodomy & The Lash

The Pogues are a Celtic punk band from London, formed in 1982 and fronted by Shane MacGowan. The band reached international prominence in the 1980s and early 1990s. MacGowan left the band in 1991 due to drinking problems but the band continued first with Joe Strummer and then with Spider Stacy on vocals before breaking up in 1996. The band reformed in late 2001, and has been playing regularly ever since, most notably on the US East Coast around St. Patrick's Day and across the UK and Ireland every December. The group has yet to record any new music and, according to Spider Stacy on, has no inclination to do so.
Their politically tinged music was informed by MacGowan and Stacy's punk backgrounds, yet used traditional Irish instruments such as the tin whistle, cittern, mandolin and accordion.
The Pogues were founded in Kings Cross, a district of Central London, in 1982 as Pogue Mahone—pogue mahone being the anglicisation of the Irish póg mo thóin, meaning "kiss my arse"

1.The Sick Bed of Cuchulainn
2.The Old Main Drag
3.Wild Cats of Kilkenny
4.I'm a Man You Don't Meet Every Day
5.A Pair of Brown Eyes
6.Sally MacLennane
7.A Pistol For Paddy Garcia
8.Dirty Old Town
9.Jesse James
11.Billy's Bones
12.The Gentleman Soldier
13.The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

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