>I just want to add the little bit of information that the Pogues' song
"Thousands Are Sailing" was composed by Philip Chevron.
I think it's a very good song, BTW, as is the traditional song by the
I agree, both songs are very good. The Pogues' Thousands Are Sailing was
written by Philip Cheveron (lyrics and music). There is a good version of
this song on the Bringing It All Back Home soundtrack.The vocals in this
version are Philip Cheveron's (unlike the Pogues version where the vocals
are by Shane McGowan's unique voice) and among the other musicians on this
track are Maire Breathnach , Kevin and Seamus Glackin (Fiddle).