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Could Big-Shot Songwriter Julia Michaels Be A Pop Star In Her Own Right?

Chances are you're already a Julia Michaels fan whether you know it or not. After breaking into professional songwriting as a teenager, the 23-year-old Iowa…
Chris DeVille | January 19, 2017 - 11:34 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Dropkick Murphys 11 Short Stories Of Pain And Glory

Very few punk rock bands get to become civic fixtures in their hometowns, but that's what the Dropkick Murphys are in Boston. After 20 years…
Tom Breihan | January 3, 2017 - 10:59 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Dropkick Murphys Signed And Sealed In Blood

St. Patrick's Day 2001, I'm shipping back up to Syracuse, back to school after a spring break spent doing nothing but playing Wrestlemania 2000 on…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2013 - 4:23 pm

More Dropkick Murphys stories

Green Day, Sting, RHCP, & Dropkick Murphys Cover “Johnny B. Goode” In Tribute To Chuck Berry

The legendary Chuck Berry died over the weekend. Pretty much every band today owes a debt to Chuck Berry -- the dude more or less…
Peter Helman | March 20, 2017 - 6:43 pm

Hear Dropkick Murphys Dissect Their Face-Stomper “Blood” On Song Exploder

Our first Album Of The Week of 2017 was 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory, the new one from the veteran Celtic punks Dropkick…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2017 - 11:09 am

Dropkick Murphys – “Paying My Way” Video & 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory Album Stream

Today, veteran Boston Celtic punk bruisers Dropkick Murphys release their new album 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory, and it fucking rules. The new…
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2017 - 10:02 am

Dropkick Murphys – “Paying My Way”

Boston Celtic punk veterans Dropkick Murphys are coming back in the first week of next year with a new album called 11 Short Stories Of
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2016 - 11:32 am

Dropkick Murphys – “You’ll Never Walk Alone”

At this point, you, discerning music fan, have probably already figured out where you stand on Dropkick Murphys, the Boston band who have been cranking…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Dropkick Murphys’ Tour Bus Involved In Fatal Accident

Dropkick Murphys, the Celtic punk band from Boston, were driving to a Dallas airport early Sunday morning to drop a band member off. As the
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2014 - 10:12 am

Photos: Riot Fest Denver 2014

Riot Fest has grown into a gigantic music festival that occurs in three different iterations throughout the year. For the Denver edition this past weekend,…
Miles Bowe | September 23, 2014 - 11:39 am

Sasquatch! 2013 Sunday: Killer Mike, Grimes, Earl Sweatshirt, & More

If Friday and Saturday felt a little lite in the hip-hop department, Sunday was like an all you can eat buffet. I indulged quite a…
Miles Bowe | May 27, 2013 - 4:49 pm

Watch Dropkick Murphys Singer Beat Up Fan Doing Nazi Salute Onstage In NYC

If you ever want to see some absolute violence, just point a racist skinhead out to a non-racist skinhead. And skinhead brawling doesn’t stop just…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2013 - 10:34 am

Dropkick Murphys – “The Boys Are Back” Video

At the beginning of the year, I gave Album Of The Week to Signed And Sealed In Blood, the latest from the reliably hammerheaded Boston…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Stream Dropkick Murphys Signed And Sealed In Blood

Boston's Dropkick Murphys have now spent a decade and a half fusing Irish reels with roomful-of-drunk-bruisers punk shoutalongs. Their whole thing should've worn thin long…
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2013 - 5:15 pm


Six More Indie Songs Inspired By Baseball

Something about America's pastime inspires whimsical paeans from even the generally sports-ambivalent world of indie rock. Just ask Death Cab For Cutie frontman Benjamin Gibbard,…
Kenny Herzog | July 24, 2012 - 3:28 pm