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A pint with Ken Casey and Al Barr of the Dropkick Murphys

For whoever's interested, here's the full transcript of my chat with Ken Casey and Al Barr at McGreevy's from a few weeks back, just in time for St. Patrick's Day. The story we ran made it seem like Barr didn't say much. In fact, he shared a whole bunch
"I didn't know we were associated with Faneuil Hall"
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  March 18, 2011

With Going Out in Style, Dropkick Murphys remain Boston's most treasured punk success

Dropkick Murphys are the best tourist trap in this city. Maybe in any city. Maybe in the world.
The tightest ship in the business.
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  February 25, 2011

The band time forgot

The Outlets’ Rock 1980 really wasn’t recorded 27 years ago. It only should have been.
The shocking truth about the Outlets
By BRETT MILANO  |  November 14, 2007

The best of times

On Boston Harbor’s Long Island, two miles out in Quincy Bay, the Curley Building stands hulking and decrepit.
More than a decade into their career, Dropkick Murphys accept success — and pay tribute to the people and the city who helped them earn it
By MIKE MILIARD  |  September 07, 2007

True believers

It’s just after 7 Saturday on Lansdowne Street, and Avalon is already swimming with bodies and charged with excitement. Street Dogs, "Fatty" (mp3 via Phoenix Bandguide) Street Dogs, "Not Without a Purpose" (mp3 via Phoenix Bandguide)
Street Dogs fight fire with fire
By MATT ASHARE  |  October 18, 2006