Tag: The Pogues

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #49: Days of the Week, Vol. I

Thursday needs to fire its publicist....

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Song Premiere: Mike Errico, “Here’s to the End of the World”

The single is a part of Errico's new album, now on pre-order at Pledge Music. ...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Amy Grant

Amy chats with Popdose to talk about her first holiday album in nearly 20 years....

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: Damned By Dawn!

It’s coming on St. Patrick’s Day now. That’s when all the amateur Irishmen come out for a night on the piss and an annual flirtation...


Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Sinéad O’Connor

Untrammeled craziness is a disastrous career move. But sometimes craziness, tactically deployed, can raise a recording to greatness. A look...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 39

Shane MacGowan's teeth show up this week on Bottom Feeders and surprisingly they don't scare off Chrissie Hynde, Johnny Rotten or Iggy Pop....


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 12/24/10 (Medskermas)

Merry Christmas, Popdose Nation. God knows you’ve earned this. AC/DC – Mistress For Christmas Band Aid – Do They Know...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/29/10 — Fiendishly Yours

This week, The Friday Mixtape has been specially super-sized in order to provide you with 31 fiendishly good songs to keep you grim and...



The Ultimate Dubliners Drinking Mixtape

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, Zack Dennis puts together a collection of Irish drinking songs to match the stories in James Joyce's...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 4

Don’t know what to get your friends and loved ones for the holidays this year? If they’re lovers of merriment, obnoxious humor...


Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: The Beatles by the Numbers

We know it pays to be a Beatle. But just how well? In this week's Numberscruncher, Ann Logue takes a peek inside the world of Beatle...


Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Hustlers

The Pogues – “The Old Main Drag” The Decemberists – “On the Bus Mall” — n {democracy:24} —...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to the Pogues

In The Pogues’ breakthrough 1988 single “Fairytale of New York” (download), songwriter Shane MacGowan and guest vocalist...


Exit Music, Music

Exit Music (For a Film): The Pogues, “Old Main Drag”

Like many students, I was assigned to read Tom Stoppard’s existential classic Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead during my junior...