Press

PRESS ARTICLES DATE

The Pogues ... Sozzled, Broke And Bearing Up

Jamming Magazine

2 Nov, 1984

Me No Pop Eye

Sounds

6 Apr, 1985

Mac The Mouth

The Sunday Tribune

2 Aug, 1987

The Pogues fall from grace with government

NME

19 Nov, 1988

NME Talks To...

NME

25 Feb, 1989

Jiggery Poguery

The Sunday Tribune

23 Jul, 1989

Demons who kiss Shane

Sunday Independent

14 Jan, 1990

Pope of all the Pogues

Sunday Independent

20 Jun, 1993

Popes, Pogues and Shane

Evening Press

9 Jul, 1993

Roamin' Catholic

Time Out

22 Sep, 1994

Shaney Mac

Rock 'n' Reel

2 Oct, 1994

Kick Ass Rock n' Roll

NME

22 Oct, 1994

SERPENTINE GENTLEMAN, PLEASE

Melody Maker

22 Oct, 1994

ADDER FEW DRINKS - Shane and Johnny Depp

NME

22 Oct, 1994

Mr Liverman

Loaded

2 Nov, 1994

Rebellious Jukebox

Melody Maker

12 Nov, 1994

In praise of Shane

Irish Newspaper

24 Nov, 1994

Shane MacGowan and The Popes At the Olympia Theatre

Evening Press

25 Nov, 1994

"I've always been a Johnnie Walker fan"

Q Magazine

2 Dec, 1994

The Snake

The Vancouver Sun

12 Jan, 1995

Fight!

NME

24 Jun, 1995

The Snake

Philadelphia Inquiror

6 Jul, 1995

The Snake

Asbury Park Press

7 Jul, 1995

The Snake

The Santa Fe New Mexican

14 Jul, 1995

SINGER AT HOME IN AVALON'S 'IRISH PUB'

Boston Herald

11 Aug, 1995

Shane MacGowan back with sound and fury

The Boston Globe

11 Aug, 1995

The Snake

The Courier-Journal

19 Aug, 1995

MacGowan makes simple Irish classic

The San Francisco Chronicle

20 Aug, 1995

The Snake

People Magazine

21 Aug, 1995

The Snake

The Dayton Daily News

22 Aug, 1995

Menace to Sobriety - Shane MacGowan slurs through the motions

The Daily Californian

25 Aug, 1995

Rogue Awakenings

Tucson Weekly

7 Sep, 1995

Here Comes a Regular

Spin Magazine

2 Oct, 1995

Shane MacGowan and the Popes, The Snake

Rolling Stone

6 Nov, 1995

MacGowan wows sell-out crowd

The Denver Post

24 Nov, 1995

The Snake

Q Magazine

6 Dec, 1995

Ex-Pogue wild spirit blasts into Philly with his popes

An Scathan

6 Dec, 1995

They said I wouldn't get to 40...Now I'm having the last laugh

Daily Mirror

9 Aug, 1996

Victoria Clarke

Daily Telegraph

18 Oct, 1996

Between love and bait

The Times

17 Dec, 1996

Christmas Drinks with Shane

Evening Herald

19 Dec, 1996

The Crock of Gold - Press Release

ZZT Records

6 Sep, 1997

POPEMART

Hot Press

15 Oct, 1997

Shane MacGowan & the Popes: The Crock of Gold

The Daily Telegraph

25 Oct, 1997

15 Pints of Martini and a bag of crisps, please

Loaded

2 Nov, 1997

Gold Bars

Hot Press, Ireland

6 Nov, 1997

Give 'em enough Pope

NME

8 Nov, 1997

SHANE MACGOWAN & THE POPES: THE CROCK OF GOLD

The Times of London- News International

14 Nov, 1997

Shane MacGowan Interview

The Irish World

21 Nov, 1997

Crock of Gold (Shane's Gonna send 'Em Home Sweatin')

Irish Post

29 Nov, 1997

One more for the road

The Telegraph

29 Nov, 1997

It's a long way from Tipperary

VOX magazine

6 Dec, 1997

Citizen Shane

RTE Guide

19 Dec, 1997

Happy Christmas to me

The Irish Post

27 Dec, 1997

He Will Not Go Gently

Irish Voice

6 Jan, 1998

Waiting for MacGowan

Rock 'n Reel

2 Apr, 1998

Religion in Rock Shane MacGowan, Lapsed Catholic turned Judao-Taoist perma-swigger fingers the spiritual dilemma at the heart of his art.

Q Magazine

2 May, 1998

The White Stuff

Stuff Magazine

2 Jun, 1998

Hellraiser

London Fleadh (The Irish Post)

6 Jun, 1998

Rebel Yell

The Irish Post

26 Sep, 1998

Shane MacGowan at House of Blues

LA Weekly

6 Jun, 1999

The Mighty Mac

Irish Voice

9 Jun, 1999

Even sans Van, Fleadh was great fun

Boston Globe

21 Jun, 1999

The Forum, London

The Guardian

23 Dec, 1999

A man of many words and few teeth

The Guardian

5 Mar, 2000

Shane MacGowan and the Popes, Irving Plaza

New York Press

6 Dec, 2000

Punk rings true, renewed

The Boston Globe

6 Dec, 2000

Shane MacGowan gets the drinks in

The Guardian

11 Mar, 2001

Drinking in Shane's words

The Irish Times

13 Mar, 2001

MacGowan's St. Pat's Return

Rolling Stone

15 Mar, 2001

Bellies Up to the Bard

Playboy

2 Apr, 2001

Dealing with His Leprechauns

Concert LiveWire

4 Mar, 2003

If He Should Fall From Grace...

NME

11 Mar, 2003

Rock 'n' Roll Paddy

Seattle Weekly

18 Mar, 2003

Shane returns to paradise

The Scotsman

6 Jul, 2004

Pogues track wins Christmas poll

BBC News

16 Dec, 2004

Survivors

Boston Globe

5 Mar, 2006

Shane's yule blog: where there's no smoke there's ire

The Guardian

13 Dec, 2006

Shane's yule blog: on a sad day there's still room for surprises

The Guardian

18 Dec, 2006

Fairytale of Kirsty

The Guardian

21 Dec, 2006

MacGowan And Doherty Pose Naked

Contact Music

23 Dec, 2006

Fairytale of New York in BBC Radio 2 Top 100 Songs!

BBC

10 Nov, 2009

Is Shane MacGowan the new Monty Don?

The Guardian

1 Dec, 2009

Shane MacGowan, Nick Cave and Johnny Depp team up for Haiti single

The Guardian

28 Jan, 2010

MacGowan's song to show Cowell

MSN

5 Mar, 2010

The Pogues star Shane MacGowan up for Classic Album Award

The Guardian

7 Apr, 2011

A Tribute To Shane MacGowan, Champion Boozer And Lyrical Genius

Sabotage Times

14 Aug, 2011

Shane MacGowan, interview: 'I've got a really good constitution'

The Telegraph

17 Aug, 2012

He Ain't Heavy: Hillsborough Charity Song

The Mirror

30 Oct, 2012

Shane MacGowan

Short List

15 Nov, 2012

Fairytale Of New York: 25th anniversary reissue bookie's favourite for Xmas No.1

Music Week

23 Nov, 2012

A Liquid Lunch: In Bed With Shane MacGowan

The Quietus

27 Nov, 2012

Shane MacGowan, Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski Tackle 'Leaving of Liverpool'

Rolling Stone

5 Dec, 2012

Fairytale of New York: the story behind the Pogues' classic Christmas anthem

The Guardian

6 Dec, 2012

MacGowan gets pirate Depp for shanty single

Irish Independent

9 Dec, 2012

'Fairtytale Of New York is a great record but I’m not the only person responsible'

The Sun

14 Dec, 2012

Still a Fairytale after 25 years, no thanks to Ronan

Irish Independent

15 Dec, 2012

The Pogues, O2 Arena, London

The Independent

21 Dec, 2012

The Pogues Review

The Guardian

21 Dec, 2012

Pogues Christmas favourite sells a million

The Telegraph

31 Dec, 2012

Live: The Pogues at the O2

Live

9 Jan, 2013

Shane MacGowan's five things...

The Sun

25 Mar, 2013

Shane MacGowan teams up with Johnny Depp

Hot Press

1 Jul, 2013

Johnny Depp: 'Shane MacGowan is one of the most important poets of the 20th century'

NME

7 Aug, 2013

Fairytale of Weatherfield: Shane Macgowan joins Corrie for Xmas

Daily Star

22 Oct, 2013

The Pogues at Manchester Apollo – review

The Guardian

16 Dec, 2013

Shane MacGowan's Fairytale of Weatherfield: an Irish rover in the Rovers Return

The Irish Times

18 Dec, 2013

The Pogues - Glasgow O2 Academy - Live Review

WhatCulture.com

19 Dec, 2013

Shane MacGowan: My family values

The Guardian

20 Dec, 2013

The Pogues, gig review: 'A raucous, festive night'

The Independent

20 Dec, 2013

The Pogues, O2 Brixton, review

The Telegraph

20 Dec, 2013

It was Christmas Eve Babe

Irish Examiner

24 Dec, 2013

God’s Lucky Man: The 'charmed life' of Shane MacGowan

City Journal

4 Apr, 2014

Shane MacGowan, Cronin brothers and Joe Rooney create ultimate Euro 2016 song

Irish Post

15 Jun, 2016