No. 2 Holiday song in the UK charts 1987, the Pogues’ “Fairytale of New York” is a sweet Christmas song of love and derision in the Big Apple. Shane McGowan and the late Kirsty MacColl sang this duet, and now I’m recreating as best as … Continue readingFairytale of New York (Pogues w/ Kirsty MacColl cover)
In yet another act of haste and simplicity, I present yet another installation in my spate of new YouTube music videos — Arthur McBride. Check it out and please “Like” it if you do, indeed, like it. And, please, let me know if you have … Continue readingNew Video: Arthur McBride (and the Recruiting Sergeant)
New videos are coming! This one is my quick and dirty little cover of Steve Earle’s “Galway Girl”. Check it out here -> https://youtu.be/zF8M0ZpBjPc More are coming including at least one Christmas song. If you have songs you’d like to see, hear, and download, please … Continue readingNew Video: “Galway Girl” cover of Steve Earle
That’s right. On Oíche Samhna, I fell on the pavement and broke the extension on the head of my left elbow. I proceeded, two days on, to hop on a train to Saint Louis, MO. The next day, I took a train to Chicago, then … Continue readingAch! I Broke My Olecranon!