New Music & Shows From Flogging Molly

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to Flogging Molly fans! This week the band announced dates for an August outing and released a lyric video for the group’s first new song in six years.

Photo: John Davisson
"The Hangout Beach, Music And Arts Festival," Gulf Shores Public Beach, Ala.

This Celtic punk band is marking the holiday with a gig at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater. Fans who can’t make it to Irvine, Calif., will want to tune in to “Jimmy Kimmel Live” tonight to see Flogging Molly perform the new single, “The Hand Of John L. Sullivan.”

Check out the lyric video for the tune below.

And here’s the plan for the tour:

Aug. 1 – Seattle, Wash, Showbox SoDo       
Aug. 3 – Oakland, Calif., Fox Theater          
Aug. 4 – Paso Robles, Calif, Vina Robles Amphitheatre      
Aug. 5 – Cabazon, Calif., Morongo Casino Resort & Spa    
Aug. 6 – San Diego, Calif., Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre       
Aug. 8 – Morrison, Colo., Red Rocks Amphitheatre            
Aug. 9 – Papillion, Neb., Sumtur Amphitheater        
Aug. 10 – Minneapolis, Minn., Cabooze Plaza          
Aug. 12 – Whites Creek, Tenn., Carl Black Chevy Woods Amphitheater At Fontanel       
Aug. 13 – Sterling Heights, Mich., Freedom Hill Amphitheatre       
Aug. 14 – Cleveland, Ohio, Jacobs Pavilion At Nautica
Aug. 16 – Portland, Maine, Maine State Pier            
Aug. 18 – Wallingford, Conn., Toyota Oakdale Theatre      
Aug. 19 – Brooklyn, N.Y., The Amphitheater At Coney Island Boardwalk            
Aug. 20 – Asbury Park, N.J., Stone Pony Summerstage

Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls appears on all dates except the Cabazon gig.

Tickets for most shows go on sale March 18. Head over to for more information.