Sound and Vision: Crock of Gold - Visit North Mayo

Sound and Vision: Crock of Gold

Dir: Julien Temple, 2020, UK, 124 mins) as part of Sound+Vision

A look at the life of Irish singer/songwriter and Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan. Filmmaker Julien Temple dives deep into the life of Shane MacGowan, the tortured vocalist best known as the lead singer and songwriter of the Pogues, who famously combined traditional Irish music with the visceral energy of punk rock.

Features unseen archival footage from the band and MacGowan’s family, as well as animation from legendary illustrator Ralph Steadman.                    

Presented in association with accessCINEMA.

Tickets: €5 and doors open at 8:00pm

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