Fairytale of New York: How the Pogues Created a Christmas Classic

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Braveheart Physique : This is THEE best Christmas song of all time.

Mister Apple : I'd watch this, but then I'd lose the Pogues Game.

King Crimson : Do King Crimson!

RyanNottingham : I love polyphonic, click straight onto the video when I get the notification. Couldn’t click on this upload quick enough!

debaserNYC : Its not all bleak at all. you are forgetting one of the crucial/best parts of the song... the ending where they are fighting and she is saying how he took her dreams from her, he counters by saying he always had them along with his own. They need each other and all this other stuff around them doesn't matter. At least thats what Im taking from it... Merry Christmas!

what : Ehmmm, hello..can we get a video about Tool???

Reece Robson : Do The Smiths

GreenQuox The Purple : Video about the pogues? didn't know christmas eve is earlier this year

Oisin McPhillips : greatest Christmas song of all time. no arguments.

Jan Minor : It's such a well-written song. Lots of Christmas songs actually are, but this is one of the few that's not annoying...

Dragons Thanos : Quite a pleasant surprise, I never hear this song played or talked about because I live in the states and it's one of my favorite songs by one of my favorite bands. THIS is a pop masterpiece

swapsplat : I've literally never heard this song before.

qascarface : Do one on Hendrix

Smokedorangecat : By far one of the best channels I've come across. Thank you Polyphonic, seeing a new video means a well cooked meal for my thoughts and ears.

Alessandro Canziani : Speaking of Morricone, i think he would be a fantastic subject for one of your videos. Anyways, great job as always!

3legs : Not an Irish Christmas til you hear this playing

Flaming Monkey Guy : Amazing quality for a relatively small channel ( well not small but compared to some lesser but bigger channels cough cough *the Paul family* ). Great job and keep up the hard work!

Max Bartlett : Hotel california by the eagles!

Patrick : Crazy timing - home for Christmas and RTE(Irish TV) is about to broadcast a documentary right now on this very topic

Jordan Manners : 4:58 judicious use of the fade out

Ruairi Flynn : It's amazing how I see this is such an important song in Ireland and I see it as Irish. Even though it was made by mostly British people.


Sean Lenehan : I'm so glad you broke down this song. The Pogues are awesome!

Chinju : Tool

TokyoBlue : best Xmas song because it's not sappy

myfavs : The most popular Christmas song in Britain is creepy anti-American rubbish that even insults NYC. Only in Britain

15pintoponies : RIP Kristy. What a great voice. Don't know what States they live in, but I hear this every year on the radio during the holidays. Even the grocery store plays it!! Not only one of the best Christmas songs, but a great album!Happy Holidays!

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kernerbs : Sleaford Mods, please)

teetle0 : Check out how to make gravy by paul kelly for Australia's all time best christmas song

jamie nugent : Great video! Poor old Shane, a friend told me about the time he met him in the pub in January (when he gets his royalties from the song, his main source of income now). They were chatting away and Shane said to the barman "Whatever this man wants, and the usual for me. The usual being a pint of straight gin.

Garit Schmidt : Do The Weight by The Band

bates : do a video on Brian Jones

Butter Guitar : Plini

Lacy- stevens : Love the pouges

Lothar of the Hill People : You should try making a video about good music sometime. Your quality is far too high for such terrible content.

Alex Mott : Probably the only song that uses the word "F*ggot" that I'll ever play around my family

David Silbermann : WEEN!! pls

Genia Kumasi : Such a historical place in Irish families and most definitly acknowledging the Irish famine immigrants

Alejo M : do a video on brian may

Sebastian Elytron : Second best Xmas song of all time after Christmas Wrapping.

Yaz : 1st comment and like

Lazy Masquerade : My all-time favourite Chrimbo song. Great job!

Finners McSpeed : Brilliant Video

NWOWCW4Life1 : Every time you upload, I'm happy that I began following this channel thanks to the Bowie video and Bonham analysis. Continue the amazing work and Happy Holidays!

TinFoil TV : Frank Murry looks like Johnny cash

Adam Baker : Y'know probably an episode on how the Foo Fighters suddenly exploded in popularity near the end of 2017... or I've been living under a rock and only just noticed that they were extremely popular.

keeger : Do some Jim Morrison


robert feller : From the states. Know of the Pogues. Don’t know this song one lick! Maybe only from other bands trying to cover it but never from alternative radio. Never.