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Produced by Elvis Costello, The Pogues' second studio album brilliantly courted Irish drinking music with the thornier aspects of punk. Cait O'Riordan would eventually marry the producer and leave the band, but Shane MacGowan always made it his show and here he exploits his barfly voice to full effect.

Track Listing:
1. The Sick Bed of Cuchulainn - The Pogues
2. The Old Main Drag - The Pogues
3. Wild Cats of Kilkenny - The Pogues
4. I'm a Man You Don't Meet Every Day - The Pogues
5. A Pair of Brown Eyes - The Pogues
6. Sally MacLennane - The Pogues
7. Dirty Old Town - The Pogues
8. Jesse James - The Pogues
9. Navigator - The Pogues
10. Billy's Bones - The Pogues
11. The Gentleman Soldier - The Pogues
12. The Band Played Waltzing Matilda - The Pogues

Year of Production: 1985