Dropkick Murphys Releasing Exclusive Content on Their Facebook Page For Next Two Weeks
Thu, 17 Feb 2011 12:14:51
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Dropkick Murphys are counting down to the release of Going Out in Style by unveiling exclusive video content on their Facebook page every day until the release of their forthcoming 13-song set on March 1st. Simultaneously, the band will launch a contest on Twitter that will offer fans the chance to win an iPad 2 loaded with Dropkick Murphys content. Ah, the wonders of social media and networking.
Dropkick Murphys have recorded 13 video clips in correlation with each song on their upcoming album, featuring the band discussing a range of topics, from the inspiration behind the songs to stories from the studio and more. The videos will be posted to the band's Facebook page, and fans can unlock the content by hitting the "Like" button under each video every day.
Go here to get involved.
Furthermore, fans will have the opportunity to win an iPad 2 by helping Dropkick Murphys spread the word about Going Out In Style through Twitter. The contest requires participants to check the band's Twitter page every day of the 13 Days of Going Out In Style contest and either tweet or retweet the band's post about the new album and preorder link. One fan will be chosen to win a brand new iPad 2 filled with exclusive Dropkick Murphys content.
Go here to get involved as well.
The album continues to display the group's signature blend of punk rock energy, folk soul, Irish spirit and American rock n' roll, and including a rousing rendition of the classic "Peg O' My Heart" that features guest vocals by Bruce Springsteen.
Going Out In Style:
1. Hang ‘Em High
2. Going Out In Style
3. The Hardest Mile
5. Memorial Day
6. Climbing a Chair to Bed
7. Broken Hymns
8. Deeds Not Words
9. Take ‘Em Down
10. Sunday Hardcore Matinee
O' My Heart (with Bruce Springsteen)
13. The Irish Rover
Are you taking part in the Dropkick Murphy's Going Out in Style social media boon?