That honor belongs to the Pogues. This song, from the 1985 album Rum, Sodomy and the Lash, refers to a limerick about two cats who fought to the death and then ate each other, leaving nothing but their tails. To this day, a Kilkenny cat is a term used ...
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Strummer's post-Clash career included some film work (including the score for the super-batty Alex Cox Western Walker), a brief run with a band called the Latino Rockabilly War, and a stint as the frontman for the Pogues, and like everybody who lived ...View Complete Story
"We grew up in the backyard of our heros," said Ed Tang. "As kids we would ride bikes down to the Stone Pony to see who we could see. These guys were larger than life... and if we could just get our hands on some drums and learn a few chords we could ...
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My father was wounded in Sinai during the Yom Kippur War; a shrapnel injury that became infected left him hovering between life and death for a few weeks, and I'm pretty sure that if he had died, my mother would have gone back to live with her parents.”.
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