Dropkick Murphys Released New Single And Video


Dropkick Murphys Released New Single And Video

Dropkick Murphys released their new single and video “Smash Sh*t Up” today. “Smash Sh*t Up” is available digitally and on limited edition colored vinyl paired with B-side “The Bonny,” a cover of Scottish singer-songwriter Gerry Cinnamon’s 2019 song. Both songs are available on streaming platforms worldwide (https://dropkick.ffm.to/smashshitup), with vinyl offered in the Dropkick Murphys webstore, and at the band’s upcoming tour dates, while supplies last.

Meanwhile, opening acts have been announced for Dropkick Murphys’ Boston Blowout- the band’s five St. Patrick’s Day Week Boston-area hometown shows, including Rancid’s Lars Frederiksen and Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols.

A limited number of tickets for Dropkick Murphys’ Boston Blowout shows are still available at www.dropkickmurphys.com.

Dropkick Murphys just kicked off their European winter tour in Madrid, with shows through February 21. Following the Boston Blowout dates, the band returns to the road in May for a handful of North American festival dates, including Domination Festival (Mexico City), Epicenter (Concord, NC), Welcome To Rockville (Daytona Beach, FL) and Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival (Columbus, OH). For the most up-to-date Dropkick Murphys tour dates, and to purchase tickets, visit:  http://www.dropkickmurphys.com/tour/. Current tour dates are as follows:

Fri. 1/31Mannheim, GermanyMaimarkthalle
Sat. 2/1Amsterdam, NetherlandsZiggo Dome
Sun. 2/2Frederiksberg, DenmarkKB Hallen
Mon. 2/3Oslo, NorwayOslo Spektrum Arena
Tue. 2/4Gothenburg , SwedenKajskjul 105
Thu. 2/6Hamburg, GermanySporthalle Hamburg
Fri. 2/7Brussels, BelgiumForest National
Sat. 2/8Paris, FranceZenith Paris – La Villette
Sun. 2/9Paris, FranceZenith Paris – La Villette
Tue. 2/11Dortmund, GermanyWestfalenhalle
Wed. 2/12Hanover, GermanySwiss Life Hall
Fri. 2/14Chemnitz, GermanyMessehalle
Sat. 2/15Bern, SwitzerlandFesthalle Bern
Mon. 2/17Milan, ItalyAlcatraz
Tue. 2/18Vienna, AustriaWiener Stadthalle
Wed. 2/19Munich, GermanyZenith
Fri. 2/21London, UKAlexandra Palace
Fri. 3/13Everett, MAEncore Boston Harbor
Sat. 3/14Boston, MAHouse Of Blues Boston (matinee)
Sat. 3/14Boston, MAHouse Of Blues Boston (Annual Afterparty Bash + Pro Boxing – evening)
Sun. 3/15Boston, MAHouse Of Blues Boston
Mon. 3/16Boston, MABig Night Live
Tue. 3/17Boston, MAHouse Of Blues Boston
Fri. 5/1Mexico City, MexicoDomination Festival
Sun. 5/3Concord, NCEpicenter
Fri. 5/8Daytona Beach, FLWelcome To Rockville
Sun. 5/17Columbus, OHSonic Temple Art + Music Festival
Fri. 7/10Tábor, Czech RepublicMighty Sounds
Thu. 7/17Wurster Nordseeküste, GermanyDeichbrand Festival
Sun. 7/26Sélestat, FranceRock Your Brain Fest
Date TBAAlter Futterplatz, AustriaSzene Openair Festival (7/30 – 8/1)
Thu. 7/30Kostrzyn, PolandPolandrock 

Since forming in 1996, Boston’s Dropkick Murphys have sold a staggering 7 million albums worldwide. Recently, Dropkick Murphys’ song “Rose Tattoo”–from their Signed and Sealed in Blood album–was recently chosen by Loudwire as one of the “Top 66 Best Of The Decade Rock Songs,” appearing at #21 on the list.

Dropkick Murphys–Al Barr (lead vocals), Tim Brennan (guitars, accordion, mellotron, whistles, vocals), Ken Casey (lead vocals, bass guitar), Jeff DaRosa (banjo, bouzouki, mandolin, harmonica, acoustic guitars, vocals), Matt Kelly (drums, percussion, vocals), James Lynch (guitar, vocals), Kevin Rheault (touring bassist), Lee Forshner (touring bagpipe player)–continue to tour in support of their 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory album (released through the band’s own Born & Bred Records in 2017), which debuted at #8 on the Billboard Top 200 and was the #1 independently released album.

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