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8 thoughts on “ Jesse James - The Pogues - Rum, Sodomy & The Lash (CD, Album)

  1. With Elvis Costello on production duties for Rum, Sodomy and The Lash, it was inevitable that there were going to be punk influences running as a central theme to the music found here. On the version of traditional song Jesse James, the constant string section provides a perfect setting for the hoarse rendition of the story of the Irish bandit.
  2. Rum Sodomy & the Lash, an Album by The Pogues. Released 5 August on Stiff (catalog no. SEEZ58; Vinyl LP). Genres: Celtic Rock, Folk Rock. Featured peformers: Shane MacGowan (performer), Jem Finer (performer), James Fearnley (performer), Cait O'Riordan (performer), Andrew Ranken (performer), Spider Stacy (performer), Philip Chevron (performer), Tommy Keane (uilleann pipes), .
  3. Rum Sodomy & the Lash [Bonus Tracks] by The Pogues - CD () for $ from vingdisclangnirempfarhandlogebirdwirec.xyzinfo Pop / Rock Spin: 4 stars out of 5 -- '[S]ome of the purest toothless lyricism in punk-rock history.' - Order by Phone Price: $
  4. The most of all of the famous song about Jesse James is the popular American folk song "Jesse James" recorded in by Bascom Lamar Lunsford, and subsequently by many artists, including Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, The Pogues, Van Morrison and Bruce Springsteen on his album We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions.
  5. Produced by Elvis Costello, the Pogues' second album brilliantly courted irish drinking music with the thornier aspects of punk. Cait O' Riordan would eventually marry the producer and leave the band, but Shane Macgowan always made it his show and here he exploits his barfly voice to .
  6. It was those outlaws Frank and Jesse James Now Jesse had a wife Lived a lady all her life Her children they were brave But history does record That Bob and Charlie Ford Have laid poor Jesse in his grave Well it was Bob and Charlie Ford Those dirty little cowards I wonder how they feel For they ate of Jesse's bread And they slept in Jesse's bed.
  7. "I saw my task was to capture them in their delapidated glory before some more professional producer f--ked them up," Elvis Costello wrote of his role behind the controls for the Pogues' second album, Rum Sodomy & the vingdisclangnirempfarhandlogebirdwirec.xyzinfo spin of the album proves that Costello accomplished his mission; this album captures all the sweat, fire, and angry joy that was lost in the thin, disembodied.
  8. Rum Sodomy & the Lash is the second studio album by the London-based folk punk band The Pogues, released on 5 August The album reached number 13 in the UK charts. The track "A Pair of Brown Eyes", based on an older Irish tune, reached number 72 in the UK singles chart."The Old Main Drag" later appeared on the soundtrack to the film My Own Private IdahoGenre: Celtic punk, folk punk, Celtic rock, folk rock.

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