Dropkick Murphys have announced that they will be livestreaming a full electric set for free from Boston’s Fenway Park on Friday, May 29 at 6pm ET/3pm PT. The band will be performing in the stadium to no audience. Bruce Springsteen will be joining in remotely to play with the Dropkick Murphys for one of his songs and one of theirs. The show will also feature a text to donate campaign with the funds going towards the Boston Resiliency Fund, Habitat for Humanity, and Feeding America. The show will stream through the Dropkick Murphy’s Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Twitch pages. Dropkick Murphys released 11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory in 2017. Check out the band’s announcement below.
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HOW ABOUT SOME GOOD NEWS … On FRIDAY MAY 29 at 6PM Boston time - the lights will be on at the Old Ballpark for STREAMING OUTTA FENWAY !! We’ll be streaming out to you a FREE FULL ELECTRIC livestream performance from the hallowed grounds of FENWAY PARK IN BOSTON! That's right - we are gonna be the first band in HISTORY to play right on the dirt and grass of the infield diamond - and we will be doing it FREE - for YOU, THE BEST FANS IN THE WORLD !! To make sure this is a night to remember, our friend BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN will be joining us remotely for a FENWAY DOUBLE PLAY…. We’ll play together - one of ours + one of his… This free live stream will have NO AUDIENCE in the stands…. That’s another first - no band has ever played a full show in an empty sports stadium !! This means you get to take part in this show with your rowdy kids and neighbors right from your own living room or backyard… Our friends at Boston tech company @pegasystems are once again helping us pull off this crazy idea. Big shout out to them - Pega is Boston bred, they have stood by their employees during this crisis - and they‘re rallying other companies to step up to the plate. Streaming Outta Fenway will raise funds for Boston Resiliency Fund, Habitat For Humanity and Feeding America. These organizations put their donations to work NOW - to help real people in need. If YOU want to add to the contributions of DKM and the sponsors, you can - and you don’t even have to wait until the stream starts. You can DONATE NOW !! TEXT TO DONATE by texting “DONATE” to 404-994-3559 We can't wait to play for you on MAY 29 at 6PM Boston time!! #streamingouttafenway #dropkickmurphys #brucespringsteen