Dropkick Murphys are an American Celtic punk band formed in Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S..
 First playing together in the basement of a friend's barbershop, they blended traditional Irish music, folk rock, and hardcore punk.
Their influences include Stiff Little Fingers, The Pogues, The Clash, Thin Lizzy,The Dubliners, and the Swingin' Utters.
The band has made a name for itself and built a following as a result of their non-stop touring
all over the world and their famous St. Patrick's Day weekend shows,
which are held in and around Boston.
Dropkick Murphys is known for supporting trade unions and the working class.
 The group is also well-known for their patronage of the Boston Red Sox and the Boston Bruins.
* Do or Die (1998)
* The Gang's All Here (1999)
* Sing Loud, Sing Proud! (2001)
* Blackout (2003) (#83 US)
* The Warrior's Code (2005) (#48 US)
* The Meanest of Times (2007) (#20 US)
* The Meanest of Times: Limited Edition (2008)