Smoke and Strong Whiskey

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Smoke and Strong Whiskey
Studio album by Christy Moore
Released 1991
Genre Folk
Label Sony
Producer Avert Abbing, Walter Samuel
Christy Moore chronology
Voyage
(1989)
Smoke and Strong Whiskey
(1991)
King Puck
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link

Smoke and Strong Whiskey is an album by Irish folk singer Christy Moore, released in 1991.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Christy Moore; except where indicated

  1. "Welcome to the Cabaret" - 3:50
  2. "Fairytale of New York" (Shane MacGowan, Jem Finer) - 3:55
  3. "Scapegoats" (E. Cowan, Moore) - 2:45
  4. "Aisling" (Shane MacGowan, Moore) - 3:20
  5. "Burning Times" (Charlie M. Murphy) - 5:55
  6. "Smoke & Strong Whiskey" (Wally Page, Tony Boylan, Moore) - 5:18
  7. "Whacker Humphries" - 3:30
  8. "Blackjack County Chains" (Red Lane) - 2:45
  9. "Green Island" (Ewan MacColl) - 3:55
  10. "Encore" - 3:50

Personnel[edit]

  • Christy Moore - vocal, backing vocals, harmonies, guitar, Bodhran
  • Eoghan O'Neill - bass, acoustic guitar, backing vocals
  • Noel Bridgeman - drums, percussion, backing vocals
  • Declan Sinnott - electric guitar
  • Roger Askew - organ, piano
  • Jimmy Faulkner - guitar
  • Pat Crowley - accordion
  • Des Moore - acoustic and electric guitar
  • Keith Donald - saxophone
  • Davy Spillane - flute
  • Eamon Cambell - acoustic guitar, banjo
  • Carol Nelson - keyboards
  • Sharon Shannon - accordion
  • Carl Geraghty - saxophone
  • Steve McDonagh - horn
  • Avert Abbing - piano, keyboards
  • Mattie Fox - backing vocals