Happy Birthday, Shane MacGowan

Posted by The G on December 25, 2010 under Celebrities | Be the First to Comment

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From Left: Lou Reed, Gavin Friday, Bono, Shane MacGowan

From Left: Lou Reed, Gavin Friday, Bono, Shane MacGowan

Happy Birthday to Shane MacGowan, lead singer of The Pogues.  Also born on December 25:  Jesus Christ (Lord and Savior for a lot of people), Annie Lennox (lead singer of Eurythmics and savior of a lot of children afflicted with AIDS due to her SING campaign), Rickey Henderson (baseball player), Cab Calloway (dancer), Humphrey Bogart (actor), Carlos Castaneda (writer), Conrad Hilton (business tycoon), Rod Serling (Twilight Zone creator), Anwar Sadat (Politician) and Sir Isaac Newton (scientist).  What a day to be born!

Happy birthday to all and merry X-mess!

Shane MacGowan – Live at Carnegie Hall

Posted by The G on October 5, 2009 under G Reviews | 3 Comments to Read

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Shane MacGowan of The Pogues - Live at Carnegie Hall

Shane MacGowan of The Pogues - Live at Carnegie Hall

You know you’re in for a special treat when you see the hell-raising, whiskey-chugging Shane MacGowan of the Pogues performing at Carnegie Hall.  As part of singer Gavin Friday’s AIDS benefit at Carnegie Hall on October 4, 2009, Shane MacGowan took to the stage and rocked out for us.

See more pictures of Shane, including a rare performance with U2’s Bono, after the jump.

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