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Ken Casey of Dropkick Murphys talks boxing, music
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You know Ken Casey from Dropkick Murphys. What you might not know is that Ken is a boxing promoter when he’s not on stage. This Saturday night, October 10 at Lowell Auditorium, Danny “Bhoy” O’Connor takes on Gabriel Bracero in a bout that will be televised on NBCSN. I talked to Ken and Danny about bringing boxing back to the Boston area–and to TV sets–and even got Ken to talk a bit about what’s coming up for the Dropkicks. More

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Dropkick Murphys to Likely GOP Presidential Candidate: ‘We Literally Hate You’
Politics

Boston punk rockers the Dropkick Murphys have seen their song “I’m Shipping Up to Boston” become a staple of Boston sporting events, then rise to national prominence when it was featured in The Departed. But the band took issue when their Boston anthem was used at a political event by Wisconsin Governor (and likely 2016 republican presidential candidate) Scott Walker, and they took to Twitter to express their extreme displeasure. More