A man who suffered a heart attack during The Pogues‘ appearance supporting The Libertines at the recent British Summer Time festival in Hyde Park is looking for the crowd member who saved his life. The unidentified punter reportedly performed CPR on Andrew Plank before paramedics arrived. As The Irish Post reports, the Irish folk punk
Creator of universally acclaimed HBO dramas The Wire and Treme, David Simon has reportedly finished penning the first draft of a stage musical based on the music of legendary Irish folk punks The Pogues, who the esteemed writer has consistently referenced throughout his career. As Rolling Stone reports via Dublin’s Evening Herald, Simon has been
80s Celtic punk outfit The Pogues have declared that The Barons Of Tang will be supporting them on their Australian tour in April, 2012. For those unfamiliar with The Barons of Tang, their record Knots & Tangles is an unlikely mixture of Eastern European polka and Metal. Oh, and it’s mostly instrumental. For those unfamiliar
Celtic Punk band The Pogues have announced 2012 Australian tour dates that will include headline shows in Melbourne and Sydney as well as performances at the 2012 Blues And Roots Festival in Byron Bay.