The Waterboys
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//Features

The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the ‘80s: Part 3: 60 - 41
29 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM

Some songs are too weird to attract mainstream success.

Mad As the Mist and Snow: An Interview with the Waterboys' Mike Scott
26 Mar 2013 // 6:10 PM

After releasing an album about the poetry of Yeats, the Waterboys' Mike Scott has been taken on a journey, leading him into Irish classrooms, the middle of Prince's oeuvre, right back to New York City, where Yeats just might lead to an eagerly-awaited Waterboys lineup on tour ...

//Reviews

The Waterboys: In a Special Place
19 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

In a Special Place is a demos and outtakes collection of material that comprised the Waterboys’ arguably second-best album, 1985's This Is the Sea. Which begs the question: what’s the point?

The Waterboys: Book of Lightning
16 Aug 2007 // 6:00 PM

Recorded live in the studio, the Waterboys' ninth studio album is their best since Fisherman's Blues.

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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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