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#1 nicx66

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Posted 11 January 2018 - 07:17 PM

Cormac Begley will be joining Lisa O'Neill for a duet at Shane MacGowan's 60th birthday celebration on monday, Jan.15 at the  National Concert Hall, Dublin. O how I wish I were a millionaire, or at least had $3500 that could only be spent frivolously !!! https://www.facebook.com/cormacbegley/

 



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Posted 13 January 2018 - 07:42 AM

You mean the frontman of the music group who dedicated ironically an instrumental song to Noel Hill ? No thanks :-)



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Posted Yesterday, 07:19 AM

The write-up in the Irish times



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Posted Yesterday, 08:53 AM

Thank you so much for this, Peter! Loved the article, and can't wait to watch the videos after work will be over... (and of course go back to The Pogues'  catalogue...).

 

(got to know Glen Hansard in 1999 as he was joining The Mary Janes for their final appearance on stage..., and with The Frames that evening as well as I seem to recall; Shane McGowan was said to be there as well but didn't make it to the stage)

 

Best wishes - Wolf


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Posted Yesterday, 09:30 AM

And now I'm going to try to use the phrase "Brechtian menace" as often as possible.



#6 Peter Laban

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Posted Yesterday, 09:53 AM


 

of course go back to The Pogues'  catalogue.

 

 

These are  days for revisiting the background sounds of the nineties, in your head. When you're gone[



#7 nicx66

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Posted Yesterday, 11:01 AM

Jesse Malin's instagram has some photos, including the setlist. Sinead O'Connor made a surprise appearance for 'You're the One'! https://www.instagram.com/jesse_malin/



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Posted Today, 02:21 AM

[[[You mean the frontman of the music group who dedicated ironically an instrumental song to Noel Hill ? No thanks]]]

 

Were you aware that Noell Hill publically called the Pogues "an abortion of Irish music?"    In view of that, Mr. McGowan's riposte (it was actually, "Planxty Noel Hill") seems tasteful and restrained,  as well as witty and funny.   I say that as a fan of both.


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#9 Don Taylor

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Posted Today, 09:23 AM

The interview:

 

https://youtu.be/IWxJyYA697s


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#10 nicx66

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Posted Today, 01:26 PM

The interview:

 

https://youtu.be/IWxJyYA697s

 

Incredible stuff! Thanks






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