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St Patrick’s Day Breakfast

St Patrick’s Day Breakfast @ The Shed with Father Ted Reviewed by Pauline Harrison The Irish Scene WA What a great way to start off St. Patrick’s Day – a hearty breakfast with a bit of comedy thrown in.  We arrived nice and early at The Shed to find the first band of the day, […]


City Muster at Fenians

The 2008 Perth City Muster was held on Saturday 23rd at Claremont showgrounds, with the recommended accommodation at a hotel nearby Fenians.  A free shuttle bus service was provided by that hotel to and from the venue, so there were quite a few chequered shirts and cowboy hats roaming throughout the pub later on in […]


CD Review by Colin Merrey

A Year in a Pub The debut CD by Shanks Pony This is the debut CD by local band “Shanks Pony”.  It was launched recently at one of my old haunts, Clancy’s in Fremantle.  I was unfortunately unable to attend the launch, having instead to satisfy myself with giving the CD a listen on your […]


Dropkick Murphys

Last night Shanks Pony took off down to Capitol in the City of Perth to checkout the punk band from Boston USA, Dropkick Murphys. There’s no doubt amongst us all that these guys know how to Rock! The mosh pit had started before they even got on stage, and Pete and I were known to […]


Rockin’ Nannup Festival

Well the Nannup Music Festival was a huge success from the Shanks Pony point of view. We all arrived on Friday and were booked into the Donnelly River Holiday Village. There was an Irish seisiun at the hall in the village so we took our instruments down there and had a sing-along with everyone.  It […]

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