Tag Archives: Celtic rock

Irish Mayhem Hits the Road

Flogging Molly and Dropkick Murphy’s Announce Tour

I usually don’t bother with tour announcements that don’t feature dates here in the Sunshine State, but this tour announcement has me quite intrigued.  Just one day removed from a Guinness induced St. Patrick’s Day hangover, this country’s two most notorious Celtic rock bands, announce they are hitting the road together this summer.

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Heirlooms: The Alarm: Strength

The Alarm: Strength, and Walk Forever By My Side

In our heirloom series we feature under-appreciated classics that are deserving of a bit more recognition and adulation. Today, I take a look at The Alarm’s 1985 classic Strength, with a deeper look into my favorite song from the album “Walk Forever By My Side,” including thoughts from the man who wrote it, Mike Peters.

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