I met my love, by the gas works wall. Dreamed a dreeeeam… by the old canal. Kissed a girl, by the factory wall… Dirty old town… Dirty old town… Need we say more? Well yes, but not much. The mighty Pogues are reuniting for the first time in ages, and they’re bringing back Shane! Hurray! He’ll be really fat and pissed mind – you knew that didn’t you?
Here are the dates wot they’ll be playing this Christmas sort of time:
December 13th – 14th: Glasgow Academy
December 16th: Newcastle Arena
December 17th: Birmingham Academy
December 18th: Manchester Evening News Arena
December 20th – 21st – London Brixton Academy
December 23rd: Dublin Point Theatre
If I should fall from grace with God where no doctor can relieve me, I’m buried ‘neath the sod and no angel can receive me, let me go boys, let me go boys! Let me go down in the mud where the rivers all run dry! – TALK!