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Greenland Whalefishers started out in Bergen Norway in 1994, long before anyone had heard of bands like Flogging Molly or Dropkick Murphys. Combining british punk with celtic folk influences, the band soon became one of the most interesting post-pogues bands .

Almost two decades of touring all around the world, releasing seven full length albums, piles of singles and EPs and an uncountable number of split-releases,…

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  • Greetings from Ukraine)
  • De er fantastiske! Loboville er en så vakker sang.
  • mvl was here
  • a cousin of mine from norway is in this band! he said he met shane mcgowan and played the cd for him, and they got into a fight because shane was insisting the voice singing was his own. i assume shane was also very drunk, naturally.
  • Greenland Whalefishers are coming to the UK next week! August 12th "The Gaff" London August 13th "Old Wharf" Birmingham August 14th "Farmer Phil's Festival" Shropshire Shrewsbury Do they sound like Shane MacGowan and The Pogues? Clearly influenced, but all critics today says Greenland Whalefishers has taken the heritage from The Pogues and developed it into something different and their own. Punk fanzines all over the world describes Greenland Whalefishers as The Pogues on speed or The Pogues turned up to eleven on attitude, speed and sound. More than 16 years on the road resulting in 4 singles, 2 EPs, 6 full-length albums and a number of split-releases, touring Japan, USA, England, Italy, Wales, Poland, Czeck Rep. contributing with music to the movie "Boondock Saints II All Saints Day" etc, has placed Greenland Whalefishers from Norway among Europe's leading Paddy Punk bands. More info, videos, music, pics and info at http://www.g-w-f.com
  • great band....now get to the East Coast of the USA...please....
  • Arvid so sounds like the young shane :)
  • The brand new 7 inch split from Greenland Whalefishers and The Tans is out today! We've got 2 new recordings from Norway's folk-punk veterans and 2 debut tracks from UK street punks The Tans. Click below to buy this now for just £2.00! http://www.punkerpages.com/shop.cfm
  • Shameless self-promotion: http://www.punkerpages.com/artist/greenland-whalefishers
  • This is one band I wouldn't mind hanging out with. They just seem like an awesome bunch of guys.

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