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  1. Zac Brown Band Entertains 111,597 Fans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | CMT.com

    ... onstage to sing "Back to Free" from his latest album Spark . Other special guests on night two included Dropkick Murphys front man Ken Casey for a cover of the punk band's "I'm Shipping Up to Boston" and child prodigy Adrian Romoff for a moment of ...

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  2. Flogging Molly, Frank Turner make punk fun again at rollicking N.J. concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NJ.com

    ... the beachfront Summer Stage were simply on board for a night of jigs and jams. - Like raucous contemporary Dropkick Murphys, Molly's musicianship surely doesn't receive its due credit. Yes, Dave King's seven-piece is often rambling about pirate ...

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  3. Track of the Day: 'You've Got a Friend'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | The Atlantic

    This is the best live recording I have ever come across. The ecstatic screaming at the beginning lets you know that something special is going to happen.

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  4. Track of the Day: 'Your Cheatin' Heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | The Atlantic

    Thanks for the great series of cover songs. There are dozens of Hank Williams songs that have led to, I would guess, thousands of covers.

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  5. Track of the Day: 'Shipping Up to Boston'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | The Atlantic

    Metallica's version of "Whiskey in the Jar" remains in perpetual status on my playlist. That said, their rendition comes from their Garage Inc. double set of covers, inspired by Thin Lizzy's cover of the classic .

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  6. Why N.J.'s huge Skate and Surf punk festival didn't happen this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Jersey Journal

    ... but will return in 2017. Festivals the past three years booked high-profile headliners The Gaslight Anthem, Dropkick Murphys, New Found Glory, Fall Out Boy and more. Though D'Esposito's other project, the sprawling Rock Carnival that took over a ...

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  7. The 22 Best Concerts to See in Seattle During The First Week of AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | The Stranger

    ... Frank Turner is a British punk rocker turned singer-songwriter with more in common with Billy Bragg than Dropkick Murphys. The common thread between both artists is their ability to draw upon their punk roots while pushing boundaries and defining ...

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  8. David Ortiz gala hits it out of the parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Boston Herald

    ... ith Pablo Sandoval at David Ortiz Children's Fund Gala at the Marriott Copley Place Ken Casey, left, of the Dropkick Murphys and actor/comedian Lenny Clarke at the David Ortiz Children's Fund Gala at the Marriott Copley Place.

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  9. Street DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | This is Derbyshire

    The Boston bred punk band Street Dogs return to Derby after 5 years. Fronted by original Dropkick Murphys singer Mike McColgan The Street Dogs live show is nothing short of explosive and certainly one not to be missed.

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  10. What's going on Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... at this hometown show. It's a pretty cool lineup all around, with Boston's Street Dogs (original Dropkick Murphys singer Mike McColgan's band), more veteran hometown heroes Murphy's Law, Hong Kong's King Ly Chee and NYC's Manipulate. The ...

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  11. The "Open Hearts/Open Homes" 2016 GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | South Boston Online

    ... to Big Papai's last games, Christmas at the White House with Congressman Steve Lynch, and admissions to the Dropkick Murphys St. Patrick's Day concert at the House of Blues. Ken Casey, lead singer of the Dropkick Murphys, was at "Open Hearts/Open ...

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  12. Cool things to do in Huntsville, June 19-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... No. 805, 2620 Clinton Ave. W., free, campus805.com In the '90s, Rick Barton spent four years playing with Dropkick Murphys, the St. Patrick's Day bender soundtracking punk band. These days, Barton fronts Continental. The group released their latest ...

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  13. CityFolk announces 2016 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | CFRA

    The annual CityFolk festival has announced its initial 2016 lineup, and says the festival is making a return to Lansdowne. Local singer-songwriter Jim Bryson is on the list, alongside Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy, Canadian country artist Dean Brody, American Celtic-punk band the Dropkick Murphys, English singer-songwriter James Bay, and about 30 other acts.

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  14. Vance Joy, Dropkick Murphys, Lil B among Cityfolk 2016 performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | CBC News

    Indie rock band Guided by Voices, Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy, rapper Lil B and Celtic punk rockers Dropkick Murphys are some of the acts playing the 2016 CityFolk music festival. The festival, which runs from Sept.

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  15. Odds & Ends: The Raven mural, the Frank O'hara Prize and Mike BirbigliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... 100 hours all together. Other artists depicted on the mural include Extreme guitarist Nuno Bettencourt, Dropkick Murphys lead singer Ken Casey, the members of the iconic Worcester band Orpheus, legendary rock guitarist John Butcher and Worcester ...

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  16. The Bruises prepare for a 3 day reunion show in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Old School Punk band, The Bruisers , are once again making a comeback into the scene with a special three day Memorial Day weekend celebration. Recently, they band tested their waters opening for the Dropkick Murphys at Agganis Arena in which their old school dedicated fans were dressed in their classic shirts and created a crazy circle pit in the crowd.

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  17. An old pub on the Ave takes on a new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    The Lower Mills Tavern on Dorchester Avenue will open for business on May 31. The former pub has been totally renovated by a new ownership team, which includes Dropkick Murphy's leader Ken Casey and experienced restaurateur Brian O'Donnell.

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  18. Dropkick Murphys to perform at CNY brewery on 20th anniversary tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2013 | The Post-Standard

    The Dropkick Murphys will perform at the Saranac Brewery in Utica, N.Y., on Wednesday, Sept. 14. Gates open at 6 p.m., music starts at 7. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m. for $32.50 in advance through Saranac.com , CCtix.com , the Sound Garden in Syracuse and the Saranac Brewery Shop.

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  19. Super Furry Animals to release their first work together for seven years for Euro 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... are Mercury Music Prize-winning Young Fathers, Irish folk legends The Chieftains, and US punk band The Dropkick Murphys. Despite recent online reports that the Furries were to play a show in Bordeaux ahead of Wales' opener against Slovakia the band ...

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  20. Claddagh Fund celebrity hockey tournament raises $60,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Boston.com

    The inaugural Claddagh Fund celebrity hockey tournament was held April 30 at the Breakaway Ice Center in Tewksbury. Among those in attendance were Bobby Orr, Ken Casey of the Dropkick Murphys, boxing legend Micky Ward , Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask , and former Bruins Bob Sweeney and Brian Leetch .

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