RETURN MARCH 1 WITH NEW CD
‘GOING OUT IN STYLE’
ST. PATRICK’S DAY U.S. TOUR STARTS FEBRUARY 23 IN NIAGARA FALLS, NY
AND WRAPS WITH MULTIPLE BOSTON, MA SHOWS
EUROPEAN SHOWS TO FOLLOW IN APRIL AND AUGUST
CHECK OUT A JUICE BAND SURVEY WITH…
Band Name: DROPKICK MURPHYS
Musician’s Name: Matt Kelly
TRUE / FALSE
1. Being in a band is THE perfect job.
FALSE. There’s no such thing as the perfect job… though being in a band is the balls.
2. Bad free food is better than no food.
TRUE. You need fuel for the furnace.
3. Country western musicians are a bunch of crybabies.
FALSE. I can’t stand the stuff, but they could probably kick your ass.
4. Most critics don’t know their ass from their elbow.
TRUE Music criticism seems to be a lost art.
5. Music is a drug.
FALSE People use drugs to attempt to feel the way they do when they feel music.
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6. The easiest way to piss me off is…. for you to fear verbal confrontation.
7. What I do to piss people off… is probably most things I do. I’m a pain in the ass.
8. If I had to choose another profession, I would be a …. Brewer.
9. If I ruled the world for a day I would… throw out every government official and replace them with avarice-free individuals.
10. My Mom wanted me to become a …. musician like my Dad.
11. The worst band in history is … a tie between Phish and every other dirty hippy jam band.
12. The best band of all time … AC/DC
13. Can you do a stupid human trick, if yes, what is it…. I can bore you to tears.
14. The nastiest thing I’ve ever seen on a tour bus is … human excrement.
15. When alone, I pass time by…. spinning records and reading.
16. When I party I try to have plenty of … good sense, though that usually goes out the door after about 5 Belgian beers.
17. The best band I’ve heard lately is … Night Birds
18. In 15 years, I’ll be doing … playing drums in a local band and being a slumlord or something.
19. If I could hang with anyone in history for a day, it would be … my grandfather, Bill, who passed away in 1983
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The full track listing for Going Out In Style is as follows:
1. Hang ‘Em High 2. Going Out In Style 3. The Hardest Mile 4. Cruel 5. Memorial Day 6. Climbing A Chair To Bed 7. Broken Hymns 8. Deeds Not Words 9. Take ‘Em Down 10. Sunday Hardcore Matinee 11. 1953 12. Peg O’ My Heart 13.The Irish Rover
Catch Dropkick Murphys on tour in the following cities:
Date City Venue
With Against Me!:
Wednesday, February 23 Niagara Falls, NY The Rapids Theatre
Thursday, February 24 Detroit, MI The Fillmore
Only DKM on this show:
Friday, February 25 Milwaukee, WI Bradley Center (Admirals Hockey Game)
With Naked Raygun:
Saturday, February 26 Chicago, IL Congress Theater
With Against Me!:
Sunday, February 27 Chicago, IL Congress Theater
Tuesday, March 1 Denver, CO The Fillmore
Wednesday, March 2 Kansas City, MO The Beaumont Club
Thursday, March 3 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
Friday, March 4 Des Moines, IA Val Air Ballroom
Saturday, March 5 St. Louis, MO The Pageant
Sunday, March 6 Cleveland, OH House Of Blues
Tuesday, March 8 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
Wednesday, March 9 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
Thursday, March 10 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom
Friday, March 11 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom
Festival Show (no Against Me!):
Saturday, March 12 Washington, DC Shamrock Fest at RFK Stadium
With Against Me!:
Sunday, March 13 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
Wednesday, March 16 Boston, MA House Of Blues
Thursday, March 17 Boston, MA House Of Blues
Friday, March 18 Boston, MA House Of Blues
Saturday, March 19 Lowell, MA Tsongas Arena