True to their annual custom – with a twist for these turbulent instances – Dropkick Murphys will unite with music followers from across the globe for Dropkick Murphys St. Patrick’s Day Stream 2021…Nonetheless Locked All the way down to just about have fun St. Patrick’s Day on Wednesday, March 17 at 7:00 PM ET / 4:00 PM PT. The free streaming on-line concert–with no in-person audience–will be simulcast worldwide by way of www.DKMstream.com.
Dropkick Murphys St. Patrick’s Day Stream 2021…Nonetheless Locked Down is introduced by Boston-area tech firm Pega (a number one supplier of digital transformation software program) and sponsored by YOU.
Dropkick Murphys founder Ken Casey explains, “As an alternative of charging for tickets, we’re going to ‘go the digital hat’ so you’ll be able to donate what you’d like to assist help us in our efforts to maintain paying our workers. After we did the primary two free reside streams for charity, our followers have been tremendous beneficiant and we raised numerous cash for good causes. However frankly, we’ve been out of labor for over a 12 months, so this one, we’ve gotta make about us. In fact, a portion can even go to charity, as all the time! ”
Individuals who donate prematurely or through the stream (by way of www.DKMstream.com) will see their title scroll throughout the ticker on the backside of the display throughout Nonetheless Locked Down.
Nonetheless Locked Down will characteristic a wide range of fan favorites, in addition to choose songs from the band’s new studio album, due out quickly. Search for particulars concerning the new album subsequent week.
After final 12 months’s Streaming Outta Fenway and Streaming Up From Boston reside stream performances, Dropkick Murphys are actually specializing in bringing followers the present they’d count on to see in particular person. The St. Patrick’s Day 2021 streaming occasion will characteristic Dropkick Murphys performing socially distanced on an arena-sized stage with a full LED display and a model new video present directed by the band’s longtime buddy Josh Adams from Mindpool Reside. Josh has additionally directed two Dropkick Murphys live performance movies and is the director of reside live performance video productions for Foo Fighters.
Dropkick Murphys have an extended historical past of giving again and discovering inventive methods to attach with followers, and so they’ve continued this custom all through the pandemic. On St. Patrick’s Day 2020, simply because the COVID-19 pandemic was hitting essential mass in america, Dropkick Murphys held their Streaming Up From Boston reside stream occasion in lieu of their regular Boston Blowout St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Up to now, it’s been watched greater than 13 million instances throughout platforms, was featured on CBS This Morning Saturday, CNN, NBC Nightly Information, The Late Present With Stephen Colbert, and within the Wall Road Journal, and raised greater than $60,000 by the band’s charitable group, The Claddagh Fund.
In Might 2020, they masterminded the historic Streaming Outta Fenway introduced by Pega. Taking the infield at Fenway Park devices in-hand, it stood out because the first-ever music occasion with out an in-person viewers at a significant U.S. sports activities venue, and the primary music efficiency straight on the infield at Fenway. Bruce Springsteen joined on the Jumbotron for a two-song “Double Play” of DKM’s “Rose Tattoo” and his “American Land.” Most significantly, they hauled in $700,000-plus to learn charities equivalent to Boston Resiliency Fund, Feeding America®, and Habitat for Humanity, Larger Boston.
Dropkick Murphys are: Al Barr (lead vocals), Tim Brennan (guitars, tin whistle, accordion, piano, vocals), Ken Casey (lead vocals), Jeff DaRosa (guitars, banjo, mandolin, vocals), Matt Kelly (drums, percussion, vocals), James Lynch (guitars, vocals), Kevin Rheault (touring bassist) and Lee Forshner (touring bagpipe participant).
For extra data on Dropkick Murphys, go to: www.dropkickmurphys.com.