Last Update: 14 June2016
-The Nips - Happy Song rerelesed.
-Rum, Sodomy & The Lash on red vinyl.
-The Pogues Whiskey
-IISFFGWG on clear vinyl.
-Spider Solo track
-Rerelease on vinyl
Tribute to Shane MacGowan & The Pogues.
"The bottle's empty, I've drunk
still I feel the pain
And all we've had is lost now
Like the teardrops in the rain
The night is long, I'm tired and I'm weary
And I don't know where this road will lead me"
(Curse Of Love, Jem Finer)
IMPORTANT MESSAGE!!!! When ordering records, shirts and other things please use links
from this website when
ordering, then you will be supporting the fansite www.pogues.com
Poguetry In Motion has been released on green/white vinyl
in a pressing of 1000 copies. The pressing was done as an exclusive US
Les Cronins, Shane MacGowan, Joe Rooney et des amis - Je t'aime
Shane has participated on a song for the European Football Championship
The song can purchased as mp3, flac and other formats
Video on youtube.
Should Fall From Grace With God - Reissue
on clear vinyl
Rhino USA has reissued it on clear vinyl
exclusively for Newbury Comics in a limited pressing of 1000 copies on
It has the same sleeve and catalog number as the 2006 issue.
Catalog number on the sleeve: RHI1 74156, on the labels RHI1 74157.
Release date 03.03.2015
Available for purchase here.
Pogues - The Best Night Out In Town.
I have read it and can really recomend this
Calum Bruce has written a book about The
Pogues from a fans perspective.
It's a book about drunkeness, music and the comradeship among fans.
It can be purchased at amazon and at selected pubs before the gigs this
Foreword by James Fearnley.
More info at Calum's website.
Chevron Testimonial Concert.
Pogues and Radiators from Space guitarist
Philip Chevron saddened and shocked the Irish music and arts world last
month by revealing that the cancer he has battled since 2007 has become
incurable and terminal.
Now, using the time-honoured football tradition of giving a departing
player a send-off - a Testimonial - some of Philip's friends and
colleagues have gotten together to offer a special tribute concert, which
will take place at the Olympia Theatre Dublin on Saturday August 24.
Artists and writers confirmed for the Philip Chevron Testimonial Concert
include Horslips, Luka Bloom, Declan O'Rourke, Brush Shiels, Shane
MacGowan, Patrick McCabe, Gavin Friday, Joseph O'Connor, Duke Special with
Fiona Shaw, Paul Brady, Mary Coughlan, Paul Cleary, Aidan Gillen, Roddy
Doyle, The Radiators from Space, Johnny Duhan, Michael O'Connor and family,
Terry Woods, Camille O'Sullivan and Hothouse Flowers. A feature of the
show will be that performers will offer their own work along with
selections from Chevron's own songbook, including some items never heard
before in public.
Tickets onsale from Friday morning 5 July at Ticketmaster. 30 Euros.
Source: Post by Philip Chevron on pogues.com
The Old Grey Whistle Test: The Anthems
The Anthems contains over 50 tracks over three CDs from the classic BBC television series, which showcased the best talent in rock throughout the 70s and 80s. Among those tracks is Dirty Old Town with The Pogues.
On sale for 9.99£ at Amazon UK
Just Look Them Straight In The Eye And Say Poguemahone!! has been reissued in a plastic case for the great price
of 15£. List of the tracks.
Gordon - Before The Sunset Ends Candice Gordon releases a
six-song mini-album produced by Shane MacGowan on May 6.
The video can be seen at youtube.
Very Best of The Pogues. Shout! Factory will release
The Very Best of the Pogues on January 22 in the US.
This new compilation includes 18 tracks and a 8 page booklet with liner
Spider Stacy writes in the liner notes: “All these songs have something
special and so have the Pogues. I’ve always known it.”
01. Dirty Old Town
02. The Sunnyside Of The Street
03. If I Should Fall From Grace With God
04. The Irish Rover
05. Rain Street
06. A Pair Of Brown Eyes
07. Boys >From The County Hell
08. Fairytale Of New York
09. Body Of An American
10. Thousands Are Sailing
11. Sally MacLennane
12. Misty Morning, Albert Bridge
13. Tuesday Morning
14. Rainy Night In Soho
15. Streams of Whiskey
16. The Sickbed of Cuchulainn
17. Young Ned Of The Hill
18. Love You 'Till The End
John Hewitt writes about his time with The Pogues.
At the end of the 1980s illustrator W. John Hewitt spent two years with
photographer Steve Pyke tracking legendary folk-punk group The Pogues.
Hewitt reveals how the deep faultlines between photography and reportage
drawing actually resulted in unique documentary record. Article
FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK is 25!
Fairytale of New York was released on 23 November 1987.
In addition to the digital formats Warner will be reissuing the single on
7" vinyl with a new picture sleeve. The sleeve will have a photo of
Shane and Kirsty performing the song in march 1988.
The B-side will be a karaoke friendly instrumental.
This will be a limited release of 2000 copies.
There will also be some digital releases for 99p each and a digital
bundle pack containg: Fairytale of New York, instrumental version and the
video for £1.49.
Release date: December 3rd.
with Shane in =Oslo The Norwegian street magazine =Oslo has interviewed Shane MacGowan
This magazine is Norway's equivalent to "Big Issue" and can be
purchased by street vendors.
with James Fearnley
Faber and Faber has posted an interview with James on thei Youtube page.
QRO Magazine interview here.
Rakes, Rats, Pricks & Kicks
- An Anthology
This compilation seems to have been cancelled
Release year according to the sleeve is 2011.
Catalog number SALVOCD217
The only new track is an alternate version of "Black Is The Colour"
with Shane on backing vocals. This song was released on The Popes album
Outlaw Heaven without Shane's vocals.
The booklet contains a biography describing Shanes recording career,
written by Joe Cushley-
The Popes have released a Mp3 download EP with mixes of the songs
Bastards and Outlaw Heaven. Release date was 16 January 2012.
01. Bastards (Mike Bennett and Steve Etherington Folk Off Mix)
02. Outlaw Heaven (Mike Bennett and Steve Etherington DHQ Mix)
03. Bastards (Camasso Bennett Clubbed Out Mix)
04. Outlaw Heaven (Mike Bennett and Steve Etherington Maniacal Mix)
05. Outlaw Heaven (Fozman Fever Mix)
06. Outlaw Heaven (Sundae Club vs DHQ Mix)
07. Outlaw Heaven (Jay Staply's Bluegrass Industrial Mix)
08. Outlaw Heaven (Bobby Tank DHQ Mix)
This new EP features 4 tracks including two liver versions of Murder
"A Message to You Rudy" features Lynval Golding and is taken
from the Live at The Town & Country DVD. Buy it here. Released on green, orange & yellow vinyl (500 copies).
01. A Message to You Rudy
02. Murder v.1
03. Murder v.2
04. I'm Alone in The Wilderness
Cat. No. skapogues
Label: Ska EP
MacGowan - Speech Project Gerry Diver a musician, composer and producer, who played in Irish world music group Sin é turns interviews into musical compositions.
He has also worked with The Popes on their last album. His new album Speech Project" features spoken word contributions from Shane MacGowan, Damien Dempsey, Christy Moore, Paddy Moloney, Martin Hayes and few more.
Release Date: 6 February 2012.
Label: One Fine Day Records Tracklist:
01. Old Time Musicians (featuring Joe Cooley)
02. Fulham Broadway (featuring Christy Moore)
03. Feel No Pain (featuring Damien Dempsey)
04. Music For A Tape Loop (featuring Shane MacGowan)
05. Sincerely Felt (featuring Martin Hayes)
06. Famine (featuring Danny Meehan)
07. My Margaret (featuring Margaret Barry)
08. When In New York (featuring Joe Cooley)
09. Who Built The Roads
10. Million Times (featuring Christy Moore)
11. House Ceilidh (featuring Margaret Barry)
Fairytale Of New York named the most-played Christmas song of 21st Century Read more.
Priests discuss their collaboration with Shane MacGowan.
New Nips CD. Looks like another bootleg.
This CD has been produced to look like an old 70's vinyl record with a
cardboard sleeve and paper inner sleeve - just like a mini LP.
Label: Retro Records Cat. No. RRLE 42/36
The first 10 tracks are studio recordings.
01. King Of The Bop
02. Nervous Wreck
03. So Pissed Off
04. Stavordale Road
05. All The Time In The World
06. Private Eyes
09. Happy Song
10. I Dont Want Nobody To Love
11. Ghost Town *
12. Fuss ‘n’ Bother *
13. Venus In Bovver Boots *
14. Stupid Cow *
15. Infatuation *
16. Maida Aida *
17. Love To Make You Cry *
18. Hit Parade *
19. Can’t Say No *
* From "Only The End Of The Beginning" album.
Spider Stacy on Treme.
Spider Stacy plays a street musician
together with Steve Earle in two episodes of season 2.
He performs "Come out you Black and Tans". Hopefully this song
will make it onto a compilation from season 2 at the same time as it's
released on DVD. Several of the songs from season 1 was released on cd.
More info here.
Sodomy & The Lash Rum, Sodomy & The Lash has been released on red
vinyl in a limited pressing of 3000 copies. Same catalog numbers as the
Just learned about this 2011 cd with Spider Stacy, Gypsy Hotel Volume
Spiders version of "Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down" that has
been on Spiders myspace page was released on this sampler. More info on Discogs.
on vinyl again!
confirmed by Rhino They will be released on 9 march. Twitter
The first 5 albums and Poguetry in Motion
will be released on red vinyl.
Seems like the release date is 25 August.
Poguetry in Motion will be limited to 4500 copies.
Red Roses For Me and Peace & Love will use the 2013 remix used on the
30 years boxset.
London Live LP
A limited red vinyl edition of The Pogues
with Joe Strummer - Live in London will be released for Record Store Day
on 19 april. Only 1000 will be released in the UK. It will only be
available in stores and not online. Two different pressings are available.
UK(Warner) and USA(Rhino) pressing.
MacGowan & The Popes - Live at Montreux 1995
This DVD will be reissued on 17 february as
a DVD+CD set that will include the live set on cd.
Label: Eagle Rock
Cat. No. EAGDV029
It's available for pre-order at Amazon.co.uk
The Pogues will play in Manchester, Glasgow
and London in mid december. On those gigs they will play the entire Rum,
Sodomy & The Lash live.
More info www.pogues.com
Manchester review in The
30 - New Boxset
A new boxset will be released on 02 December
ontaing all Pogues studio albums in facsimile editions. Each album will
have the original vinyl tracklist.
Red Roses For Me has been remixed by Nick Robbins and the band, while
Peace and Love has been remixed by Steve Lillywhite. The original 2004
reissues were only remastered.
The best is that this boxset will contain a live album of The Pogues with
Joe Strummer from London Forum december 1991.
Setlist for the Live disc:
01. If I Should Fall From Grace With God
02. Summer In Siam
04. Young Ned Of The Hill
05. Rain Street
06. Repeal Of The Licensing Laws
08. Turkish Song Of The Damned
09. Gartloney Rats
10. London Calling
11. Thousands Are Sailing
12. Sunny Side Of The Street
13. Straight To Hell
14. Medley: The Recruiting Sergeant / The Rocky Road To Dublin / The Galway Races
15. Dirty Old Town
16. The Sickbed Of Cuchulainn
17. The Star Of The County Down
18. I Fought The Law
19. Hell's Ditch
20. Brand New Cadillac
22. Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
Lone Ranger: Wanted
The soundtrack from the film Lone Ranger
have been released as a digital download on 3 july.
The cd will be released on 5 august.
Shane MacGowan has recorded a new version of Poor Paddy on The Railway for
The Pogues 30:30 Essential Collection will be released on March 11. This
30 track compilation features some of the best hits from the bands 30 year
Preorder at Amazon
A Deluxe Download version is available. This
version includes videos. Available on Amazon and itunes.
1. Sally Maclennane
2. If I Should Fall From Grace With God
3. Love You 'Till The End
4. Fairytale Of New York - The Pogues Featuring Kirsty Maccoll
5. Dirty Old Town
6. The Irish Rover - The Pogues Featuring The Dubliners
7. The Body Of An American
8. A Pair Of Brown Eyes
9. Streams Of Whiskey
10. The Sick Bed Of Cuchulainn
12. Boys From The County Hell
14. The Sunnyside Of The Street
15. Summer In Siam
1. Whiskey In The Jar - The Pogues/Dubliners
2. A Rainy Night In Soho
3. Misty Morning, Albert Bridge
4. Rain Street
5. Tuesday Morning
6. Greenland Whale Fisheries
7. The Old Main Drag
8. The Parting Glass
9. Young Ned Of The Hill
10. Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
11. Thousands Are Sailing
12. Turkish Song Of The Damned
13. The Broad Majestic Shannon
14. Repeal Of The Licensing Laws
15. The Limerick Rake
Son of Rogues
Son of Rogues Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys will be released on February 19th. This is the sequel to Hal Willner's 2006 compilation Rogue's
Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys.
One of the tracks features Shane MacGowan, Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski performing The Leaving of Liverpool.
You can hear the track and read more about it at Rolling
StoneHotpress Release date: February 18.
The Justice Collective - He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
MacGowan to perform on a new Charity single.
Liverpool legend Kenny Dalglish and local MP
Steve Rotheram have unveiled plans for a charity single to help raise
money for Hillsborough families' fight for justice.
They will record "He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother" by The
Among the artists to take part is Mick
Jones, Richard Hawley, Ren Harvieu and Paul Heaton. The Single is produced by world renowned producer Guy
Read more in the Mirror Liverpools website Listen to the single here.
Video here Release date: December 17th on CD and red vinyl (1500 copies). Lyrics
Both concerts in Paris in september 2012 was recorded and will result in a
Live DVD and album.
It will be released on CD, DVD Triple Vinyl and Blu-Ray.
Release date worldwide except US will be November 19th.
US release date is December 18th for all releases except the DVD. The US
DVD will be out on march 5th 2013.
Both Blu-Ray and DVD version will feature
"Thousands Are Sailing" recorded in Manchester 2006.
Triple LP will be limited to 2000 copies
A special CD/DVD edition with a special booklet and bonus material will
also be released. This can be preordered through Amazon France.
This release includes:
-2CD Live album
-Live DVD with a 15 minutes documentary including interviews with Ken
Casey (Dropkick Murphys), John Sheahan and Eamonn Campbell (Dubliners),
Paddy Moloney (The Chieftains).
-DVD containg clips from Les enfants du Rock 1986, Avenue Du Rock 1986,
and Live recordings from 1986.
-A booklet with photos, interviews and various memorabilia.
Can be ordered from Amazon and other online soures now.
Please use links from this website
when ordering, then you will be supporting the fansite www.pogues.com
of Shane MacGowan by Ben Rayner
Gordon - Before The Sunset Ends
Candice Gordon will be releasing her first album in 2012. The album is
co-produced and sponsored by Shane Macgowan who also features on the title
Listen to the title track at Myspace
Two songs from the album (I See A Demon and
Smoking Like The Barrel of A Gun) is out on 7
Digital and Itunes now.
reissues of Shane MacGowan's Albums
Shanes albums with The Popes were reissued in Japan in Cardboard
sleeves with a bonus track on each cd. They were released in 2009, so
this is a bit of old news.
The reissues are The Snake (A Man Colled Horse), The Crock of Gold (My
Way) and The Rare Oul' Stuff (King of The Bop).
records "Rockier Road to Poland" with
Shane MacGowan and The Aftermath has recorded a new song that may become
Irelands anthem for the EURO 2012. The track is written by Shane, Tom
Creagh and Aftermath.
The single is set for release on May 4th together with a
Irish Independent article.
Listen to the song here. Available for purchase at Amazon Uk for UK residents.
Radiators record. The Radiators From Space's new album Sound City Beat will be
released on 5 March on Chiswick records. Among the guest musicians
are Terry Woods and Eamon Carr.
Chiswick Records CWK 3022
01 - Head For The Sun (Brendan 'Brush' Shiels)
02 - It's Happened Before, It'll Happen Again (Rory Gallagher)
03 - I'm A King Bee (James Moore aka Slim Harpo)
04 - 6.10 Special (J. Cuddy/M.Bonner/D.Kay)
05 - Yes, I Need Someone (Ernie Graham/Davy Lutton/Chris Stewart/Mick Cox)
06 - Behind The Painted Screen (Dave Lewis)
07 - I'm Gonna Turn My Life Around (Peter Adler)
08 - You Got What I Need (Andy Dunne)
09 - Gloria (Van Morrison)
10 - Dublin (Philip Lynott)
11 - The Lady Wrestler (Horslips)
12 - Turn Out The Light (Derry Lindsay)
13 - Morning Dew (Bonnie Dobson/Tim Rose)
14 - That's All Right (Ron Ryan)
15 - Never An Everyday Thing (Ben Findon/Peter Shelley)
16 - Dr. Crippen's Waiting Room (Robin Crowley/Jimmy Greeley)
17 - New Places, Old Faces (Brendan 'Brush' Shiels)
18 - You Turn Me On (The Turn-On Song) (Ian Whitcomb)
with Shanne Bradley.
Punkglobe did a interview with Shanne Bradley in 2008.
Even though it's a few years old it might interest someone.
Read it here
- A book by James Fearnley.
James Fearnley's memoirs will be coming out in may 2012 in the UK.
James Fearnleys website. Publisher: Faber and Faber
Published: 3 May 2012
Format: Paperback 400 pages
Categories: Rock & Pop Music
ISBN 13: 9780571253968
ISBN 10: 0571253962
Inspirations in Aid of Barretstown: Live From The Academy 27th Feb 2009
See the video of Shane performing on "Everybody Needs Somebody" with Mik Pyro, & Glen Brown
sings in French.
Shane will perform Serge Gainsbourg's Sous Le Soleil Exactement
on Lulu Gainsbourg's album "From Gainsbourg To Lulu".
According to Amazon there will be a CD+DVD version of the album.
Listen to it here.
Release date: 30 January 2012
01. L'Eau A La Bouche
02. Intoxicated Man
03. Je Suis Venu Te Dire Que Je M'En Vais (Rufus Wainwright)
04. Bonnie & Clyde (Lulu Gainsbourg; Scarlett Johansson)
05. Manon (Marianne Faithfull)
06. Requiem Pour Un Con (Lulu Gainsbourg; M)
07. Ballade De Melody Nelson (Johnny Depp; Vanessa Paradis)
08. Black Trombone
09. Sous Le Soleil Exactement (Shane McGowan)
10. Le Poinçonneur Des Lilas (Lulu Gainsbourg; Angelo Debarre)
11. La Javanaise (Lulu Gainsbourg; Richard Bona)
12. Ne Dis Rien (Lulu Gainsbourg; Melanie Thierry)
13. Initial BB (Iggy Pop)
14. La Noyée
15. Fresh News From The Stars
16. Couleur Café (Ayo; Lulu Gainsbourg; Matthieu Chedid; Sly Johnson)
Song 50th Anniversary Shane will perform on this new release. Order here.
More info here. Listen to it here.
Duffy with Shane. Suzy Duffy recorded a version of You're The One
with Shane. This was never released, but Suzy have posted it on Youtube.
Just Look Them Straight In The Eye and Say....POGUE MAHONE!!
The title will be "Just Look Them Straight
In The Eye and Say....
Tracks that are confirmed: - All six tracks recorded at Barrowlands 1987
-7" mix of Fiesta
-12" mix of If I Should Fall From Grace With God
-12" mix of Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah
-Single version of Boys From The County Hell
-Young Ned of The Hill Dub Version
- The tracks recorded for the Sid & Nancy movie.
-Live recordings with Joe Strummer from the Tuesday Morning singles
- In & Out
-Got A Lot O' Livin' To Do, Miss Otis Regrets/Just One Of Those Things
-Feels Like Murder / Murder Ska
-Rake At The Gates of Hell (BBC live version)
Release date 2 June 2008. More info to come.
US tour merch sold online. Store can be found here
Among the available merchandise you can find:
T-Shirts, Pint glasses, Scarfs and much more.
The Pogues will be opening an official
online merchandise store soon.
I will post more info as soon as it's available.
Thanks to Spider for this info.