Tuesday, August 16 2011
Another recording session for the successful Celtic-punk troubadors took a change of course once the economic crisis hit Ireland hard. Yet as Flogging Molly's Dave King points out, never has the band felt as vital as right now ...
Sunday, July 12 2009
Shane MacGowan's awareness and adaptation of trends in the literary world, along with the narrative quality and structural experimentation of his work, should cement his status as both a musical and literary figure.
Wednesday, March 21 2012
For all of the septet’s good-natured beer guzzling and fist-pumping, Dave King kept returning to those themes at the Denver show
Tuesday, June 14 2011
Flogging Molly's records are boisterous things to blast, but until you’re swept up in the frenzy of a friendly jig, you haven’t fully grasped what they are about.
Monday, June 13 2011
A few stylistic curveballs and lyrics inspired by the collapsed US economy make Speed of Darkness another strong release from the Irish-punk stalwarts.
Monday, April 19 2010
Like everything Flogging Molly seems to do, this live set is sturdy and reliable but takes few risks. Still, it's a very nice three-disc package that fans will love.
Wednesday, March 12 2008
Float is the band's strongest album yet, maintaining their irrepressible energy while injecting a mature restraint and more variety into their sound.