Last night (January 15), Shane MacGowan celebrated his 60th birthday at the National Concert Hall in Dublin in the company of Bono, Johnny Depp and others.
Although looking frail in a wheelchair, the Pogues singer was able to duet with Nick Cave on a version of Summer In Siam:
Bono and Johnny Depp performed Rainy Night In Soho:
Lisa O’Neill and Glen Hansard sang Fairytale Of New York, while Magda Davitt (formerly known as Sinéad O’Connor) gave an emotional rendition of You’re The One:
The February 2018 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – with The Great Lost Venues Of Britain on the cover. Elsewhere in the issue, there a giant preview of 2018’s key albums plus new interviews with Keith Richards, Buffalo Springfield, Michael McDonald, The Sweet and many more. Our free 15 track-CD features 15 tracks of the month’s best music.