Thursday, April 26, 2012
Leading celtic punk purveyors Flogging Molly have announced a series of summer tour dates in Germany. The boisterous 7-piece L.A. band, who have floored crowds at some of the worlds biggest festivals including Reading, Leeds, Lollapalooza and Rock Am Ring, will be bringing their trademark sound - part The Pogues, part The Clash, a mixture of grindi...
Tuesday, February 21, 2012
The line-up for Sonisphere 2012 was announced live on Zane Lowe's show on Radio 1 last night. The roving festival which last year stopped off at 13 countries will be firmly planting itself from July 6-8 at Knebworth House, UK, which last year saw 55,000 revelers turn up each day to see the likes of Biffy Clyro, Slipknot and the holy grail of m...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Flogging Molly, the hard talking hard playing 7-piece, have hit 2011 with a new record label, a fifth studio album and a string of headline festival appearances. Now in the middle of a sell –out headline European tour, the rabble rousing Celtic Punks have created a new platform for fans to interecat with the band. Launching...
Dave King: Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bodhran
Dennis Casey: Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Vocals
Matthew Hensley: Accordion, Concertina, Piano, Vocals
Nathen Maxwell: Bass Guitar, Vocals
Bridget Regan: Violin, Tin Whistle, Classical Guitar, Uilleann Pipes, Vocals
Robert Schmidt: Mandolin, Mandola, Tenor Banjo, Five String Banjo, Vocals
George Schwindt: Drums, Percussion
Boundless enthusiasm, infectious energy, and a supreme devotion to their fans are the key ingredients in Flogging Molly’s apparently limitless success. This, along with a grueling and seemingly endless tour schedule, has established them as one of the most beloved bands performing today. Formed by Irish expat Dave King in mid nineties Los Angeles, the band have gone from strength to strength ever since, skillfully blending traditional Celtic instrumentation with rebel rousing punk melodies and attitude.