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THE POGUES (With Kirsty MacColl) – The Story Of “Fairytale Of New York”

Richard E. Grant narrates this terrific documentary on the origin and legacy of The Pogues and their Christmas classic “Fairytale Of New York”. Featuring interviews with most of the band (including Shane), Steve Lillywhite, Nick Cave, Jools Holland, and many more. Enjoy – and Merry Christmas From Videodrome Discothèque!!!

My favorite Christmas song of all time. Watch the whole thing. It’s amazing. Greatness is always a process, a bit messy, with a good dose of serendipity thrown in. Merry Christmas everyone.