Shane MacGowan in 2008
|Birth name||Shane Patrick Lysaght MacGowan|
25 December 1957 |
Pembury, Kent, England
|Genres||Punk rock, Celtic punk, folk punk, Celtic rock, folk rock|
|Instruments||Vocals, Guitar, harmonica, banjo, bodhrán, piano|
|Associated acts||The Pogues, Shane MacGowan and The Popes, The Nipple Erectors, Nick Cave|
Shane Patrick Lysaght MacGowan (born 25 December 1957) is an Irish-British musician and singer-songwriter. He was best known as the lead singer and songwriter of Celtic punk band the Pogues. He was also a member of the Nipple Erectors and Shane MacGowan and the Popes, as well as producing his own solo material.
References[change | change source]
- Gritt, Emma (16 December 2016). "Wheelchair bound Shane MacGowan shows off his new teeth as he attends charity event in Dublin". The Sun. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
- "Fears grow for wheelchair-bound punk legend". Daily Mail. 23 July 2017. Retrieved 23 July 2017.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Shane McGowan at Wikimedia Commons