Ted Leo & The Pharmacists, “Dirty Old Town”
A simply epic cover by Ted Leo of one of The Pogues’ most famous songs. Just as full of power and falsetto as some of his later work, like “Bleeding Powers” and “Me and Mia,” but here it’s just him and his guitar. What more can be said? The guy’s a pro.
I met my love by the gas works wall, dreamed a dream by the old canal