Joe Jackson goes to war for Christy Moore against critic Diarmuid Doyle in 1996. Had Christy sold out or not? You decide!

The Joe Jackson Interviews

18-06-2021 • 12分

In 1996 music critic Diarmuid Doyle wrote in the Irish newspaper the Sunday Tribune, a scathing review of Christy's latest album Grafitti Tongue, and he claimed that Moore had soul out. I responded with my own review of the album in The Irish Times and Mike Murphy then hosted a war of words between Doyle and I.