Dropkick Murphys to Perform at Adams Center Sept. 24

June 26, 2014

MISSOULA – The University of Montana Adams Center and 96.3 The Blaze present American Celtic punk band Dropkick Murphys in Missoula on Wednesday, Sept. 24. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a concert time of 7:30 p.m.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, June 27. The cost is $30 for the general admission show with a UM student price of $20. Ticket fees are not included in this price. Tickets are available at all GrizTix outlets, online at http://www.griztix.com or by phone at 406-243-4051. Student tickets are available only at the Adams Center Box Office or the University Center Source. A valid Griz Card must be presented.

Dropkick Murphys produce high-energy songs with a working-class appeal, infusing classic punk with a unique Celtic sound featuring bagpipes, tin whistle, bodhran, accordion, banjo and more.

The band’s single “Shipping Up to Boston” was featured in the 2006 Academy Award-winning film “The Departed,” and became a platinum seller and one of the group’s best-known songs. Their eighth full-length album, “Signed and Sealed in Blood,” was released in January 2013 and has sold more than 100,000 copies.

No ticket refunds or exchanges will be granted, and no professional cameras or recording devices are allowed into the concert.

Missoula radio station 96.3 The Blaze celebrated its 14th anniversary this past April. In addition to Dropkick Murphys, the station plays top rock bands such as Nirvana, Metallica and Volbeat. The station is part of Townsquare Media, a local media company specializing in radio, digital and live event media, with listeners across western Montana.

For more information call Adams Center Events and Promotions Coordinator Adrien Wingard at 406-243-5403 or email adrien.wingard@mso.umt.edu.

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Contact: Adrien Wingard, UM Adams Center events and promotions coordinator, 406-243-5403, adrien.wingard@mso.umt.edu.