The Top Irish Albums of All Time

A little late for St. Paddy’s Day, but what the hell.  Note that U2 is NOT finish in top spot in this poll taken by a Dublin radio station.  (Thanks to Larry for the Link)

1 Heartworm – Whipping Boy
2 Achtung Baby – U2
3 Loveless – My Bloody Valentine
4 The Joshua Tree – U2
5 Astral Weeks – Van Morrison
6 O – Damien Rice
7 1977 – Ash
8 Jailbreak – Thin Lizzy
9 I Am The Greatest – A House
10 Rum, Sodomy and the Lash – The Pogues

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

3 thoughts on “The Top Irish Albums of All Time

  • March 20, 2013 at 1:59 am

    Where's Stiff Little Fingers?

  • March 20, 2013 at 4:26 am

    who or what TF is whipping boy? is this a joke?

  • March 20, 2013 at 7:04 am

    When We Where Young was only recently added to my internal radio playlist having last being played in 95 – A brilliant song that's stood the test of time.


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