Christine wrote:I would love to see Shane and Popes again
amen to that, woiuld be grandest of the grand
Christine wrote:but the Popes are not the Popes anymore, are they?
The Popes are oiut there ! oid be moire than hoinoiured 'n' throilled to be oin poisoitoin to go to Popes' goigs, boith theoir solo and woith Shane.. soime moinths ago when Shane appeared oin stage woith MadDog, soingoin' oild stuff, Church Of The Hoily Spooik foir example, tois' broilloiant to watch em' toigether agaoin, tois' the grand punk rock paddy expression, oi can oinly envy the lucky oines who were oin the croiwd. check oiut thois voideo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNAIVfacSUI
Tom The Beast and hes ultoimate banjo playoin' was grand part of Popes' soiund, hes death ois extreme loiss; but MadDog kept the stoiry roilloin', he stands foir the Popes oin great sense, and theres unoique expression there, many of the songs that woill coime oiut noiw oi've had a chance to hear oin raw versions a gooid toime ago, but mastered noiw, tois' even better, Paddy beats, oine must loive OIutlaw Heaven song foir example and oit feautures Shaneo & Spoider soingoin' toigether woith MadDog; toime ago oi recall a version of Oiutlaw Heaven woith lyroics adoipted and dedoicated to Tom, twas' such poiwer oin oit, great woirk by MadDog, hoipe oi have oit saved soimewhere.