Red Roses for Me [LP] - The Pogues
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  1. Transmetropolitan
  2. The Battle of Brisbane
  3. The Auld Triangle
  4. Waxie's Dargle
  5. Boys from the County Hell
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  1. Transmetropolitan
  2. The Battle of Brisbane
  3. The Auld Triangle
  4. Waxie's Dargle
  5. Boys from the County Hell
  6. Sea Shanty
  7. Dark Streets of London
  8. Streams of Whiskey
  9. Poor Paddy
  10. Dingle Regatta
  11. Greenland Whale Fisheries
  12. Down in the Ground Where the Dead Men Go
  13. Kitty
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What set the Pogues apart from any number of other energetic Irish traditional bands was the sheer physical force of their performances, the punky swagger of their personalities, and Shane MacGowan's considerable gifts as a songwriter. Unfortunately, none of these qualities comes through very clearly on their first album, Red Roses for Me. While the Pogues are in good form here, the production (by Stan Brennan) is thin and lacks the body or nuance to capture the finer details of the performances, robbing this recording of ...

Red Roses for Me [LP] 2015, Rhino

UPC: 825646255900

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