Dates for the winter tour are now shaping up. The following dates have been confirmed:
October 7th – Leytonstone (private event).
November 11th – McChuills, Glasgow – tickets here.
November 25th – Lewes – The Constitution Club – tickets here.
December 9th – The Old Crown, Digbeth, Birmingham – tickets here.
December 13th – Half Moon, Putney.
December 21st – Dingwalls, Camden Town – the Christmas Shindig – tickets. here.
February 11th – The Dublin Castle (matinee show).
March 9th – Birmingham (TBC).
March 16th – Brighton.
March 17th – Half Moon, Putney.
On the 4th October 1982, a new group, originally known as Pogue Mahone played their first gig. James Fearnley, Shane MacGowan, Spider Stacy and Jem Finer took the stage at The Pindar of Wakefield (now known as The Water Rats) in London’s Kings Cross.
40 years later, to the day, the UK’s leading Pogues tribute band The Pogue Traders are returning to the same venue for a wider celebration of the band’s music and their impact on the world’s music scene. Tickets are now on sale here.