Dropkick Murphys
Signed and Sealed In Blood

Written by Chris Condoleon

The boys are back. That is the case and the opening track for America’s favourite Irish punk rock band Dropkick Murphys. Coming out with their 8th LP entitled Signed and Sealed in Blood, the Murphys bring back that unique Celtic rock, complete with mandolins and flutes to get you dancing and chanting along with this very anthem-filled album.

Kicking off with some nice acoustic strumming, The Boys Are Back opens the album softly before breaking into the hard-rocking sing-along track that it is, at times harking back to the likes of Thin Lizzy. The traditional Irish sound mixed with heavy guitars and drums continues on through the album, complete with some more interesting instruments, as mentioned above, to deliver a different and fun record.

The third track off the album entitled Rose Tattoo offers some sort of a drinking ballad, whilst The Season’s Upon Us tells the story of drinking at Christmas and putting up with those unbearable family members, full of mischief and mayhem.

The whole album is really a lot of fun, singing mostly about drinking and having good times. The songs are complete with a wide range of instruments and chants that the audience members will be able to join in on. All in all, it is another good effort from the American group, which should leave fans pretty satisfied.

Join Music Feeds on Facebook

More On Music Feeds

News

This Rapper Made An Album In An Apple Store After His Own Computer Crashed

It sounds impossible, but a US rapper by the name of Prince Harvey has spent four months recording his new album in an Apple Store after his own computer crashed and died.

News

Courtney Barnett To Open For Blur In The US

Beloved Aussie singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett has been recruited by British alt-rock heroes Blur to open two of their upcoming US shows.

News

New Music Festival Promises “A Taste Of Glastonbury And Coachella” In New Zealand

The music festival industry is still seeing cutbacks, but the lucky peeps of New Zealand are getting a brand-new international music and arts festival in 2016, inspired by big-name events like Glastonbury and Coachella.

News

Music Festivals Have Started Recycling Urine Into Beer

As strange as it sounds, the next time you relieve yourself at a music festival, your urine might be used to make beer, giving a whole new meaning to being “on the piss”.

News

Shaggy Has A Foolproof Plan For Defeating ISIS

Terrorism is a very, very complicated problem, but never fear — Shaggy is here.

News

UK Festival-Goer Unlocks Security Door, Unleashes Stampede Of Gatecrashers

Music festival gatecrashers aren’t anything new, but footage of courageous security-evaders at London’s Wireless Festival proves that gatecrashing is still a team sport, and the teams are always getting bigger.

Around the web

This May Also Interest You