The Men They Couldn’t Hang is a seminal band in the history of Folk-Punk. Many music fans are familiar with The Pogues and The Violent Femmes, but few seem to have heard of The Men They Couldn’t Hang. That is unfortunate, because not only is the band a seminal band in the history of Folk-Punk, but The Men They Couldn’t Hang is a great band.
The Men They Couldn’t Hang was formed in 1984, releasing their first album a year later – Night of a Thousand…Continue
Posted on October 26, 2013 at 5:30am
I love roots music, and much of that love is due to the fact that several years ago I stumbled across the brilliant folk-punk band The Men They Couldn't Hang. So, it was with great excitement and anticipation that I ordered Phil "Swill" Odgers' solo album The Godforsaken Voyage. The album did not and continues to not disappoint. The Godforsaken Voyage is one of the rare albums that I listen to on an almost daily basis, and is most definitely at the forefront of…Continue
Posted on September 12, 2013 at 4:30am