The World Cup of Cricket, March Madness, and St. Patrick's Day. This is quite possibly the greatest week ever! Although I am not Irish, I do support most excuses for drunken debauchery. Below is a mix of alcohol inspired songs for all the drunkards this weekend. Don't drink and drive kids!
St. Patrick’s Day Mix:
Yodacock – I Love My Pub
The New Pornographers - The Slow Descent Into Alcoholism (buy)
Nas - Drunk By Myself (buy)
The Fiery Furnaces - Rub-Alcohol Blues (buy)
The Rosebuds - Drunkards Worst Nightmare (buy)
Jimmy Buffett – Why Don't We Get Drunk (buy)
UB40 - Red, Red Wine (buy)
Something Corporate - Drunk Girl (buy)
Tom Heinl – IHOP (buy)
Toby Keith - Get Drunk and Be Somebody (buy)
Busta Rhymes - Pass the Courvoisier (ft. P Diddy & Pharrell) (buy)
Homer Simpson – It Was A Very Good Beer (buy)
Bright Eyes - Drunk Kid Catholic (buy)
The Streets - Too Much Brandy (buy)
A.C. Newman - Drink To Me, Babe, Then (buy)
Bran Van 3000 - Drinking In L.A. (buy)
Amy Winehouse – Rehab (Hot Chip Remix) Chances are good that some will be considering rehab when the Sunday morning hangover kicks in. I have raved about Ms. Winehouse in the past; and now those in the U.S. will finally get a chance to hear the album. Back to Black (buy) hits stores south of the border this week.
Video: Spirit of the West - Home For A Rest. (buy) Many consider this to be the quintessential Canadian drinking song. Unfortunately the argument against it usually gets fuzzy after the fifth round of drinks...