Rancid and Dropkick Murphys Announce North American Co-Headlining Tour
If there are two bands who will make you go totally hoarse singing along to them, it’s Rancid and the Dropkick Murphys. Both acts play the kind of down-on-your-luck sing-along punk that gets a room full of partiers wailing at the top if its collective lungs in no time. Now, it looks as though North America is about to lose its voice entirely, as the two punk acts have announced a co-headlining tour for this May.
The trek, being dubbed the From Boston To Berkley Tour II, kicks off in Richmond around the beginning of May and weaves across the U.S. throughout the month. Along for the ride will be singer-songwriters Gerry Cinnamon and Jessie Ahern.
“We’re excited to team up with our old friends Rancid again for the second edition of the Boston To Berkeley tour,” said Dropkick Murphys’ Ken Casey in a press release. “And we’ll be joined by Glasgow, Scotland superstar Gerry Cinnamon – on his first U.S. tour!”
READ THIS: 14 of the best punk rock singalong songs
“Looking forward to getting out with the Dropkick Murphys again,” said Rancid’s Lars Frederiksen. “This is one you won’t wanna miss.”
Pour one out for Molly Malone at one of the following dates:
03 – Concord, NC @ Epicenter Festival +
04 – Richmond, VA @ Virginia Credit Union LIVE! *
05 – Atlanta, GA @ Coca-Cola Roxy
06 – Nashville, TN @ Municipal Auditorium *
08 – Daytona Beach, FL @ Welcome To Rockville +
10 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center *
11 – Austin, TX @ The Lawn at the Long Center *
12 – Corpus Christi, TX @ Concrete Street Amphitheater *
13 – Dallas, TX @ The Bomb Factory *
15 – Council Bluffs, IA @ Stir Concert Cove at Harrah’s *
16 – Sauget, IL @ Pop’s *
17 – Columbus, OH @ Sonic Temple Music Festival +
18 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The DeltaPlex Arena
20 – New York, NY @ Pier 17
21 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Stone Pony
22 – Laval, QC @ Place Bell
23 – Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Casino
24 – Lewiston, NY @ Artpark
* = with Gerry Cinnamon
+ = festival date (no Gerry Cinnamon or Jesse Ahern)
Enjoy Dropkick Murphys’ full St. Patrick’s Day set, livestreamed in the face of coronavirus.
Guns N’ Roses frontman has posted a detailed explanation regarding his outspoken political tweets.