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St. Patty's Day playlist

Flogging Molly, The Pogues, Dropkick Murphys — die-hard celebrants of St. Patrick's Day always have a list of tunes to get them pumped up for the day o' drink. Here are some favorites we found on the Internet. Curated by @AshleyBethard for @Funcoast


  1. Okay, let's get the obvious out of the way first. Everybody (and we mean EVERYBODY) loves Flogging Molly and Dropkick Murphys:
  2. St. Patrick's Day Cookies
    St. Patrick's Day Cookies
  3. Here are last year's @Funcoast picks, compiled from readers and staff:
  4. Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band Drummer
    Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band Drummer
  5. Some people took to music/social network site Spotify to create playlists of their own:
  6. If you're looking for suggestions on building your own, here are a few tips from DJs:
  7. St. Patrick's Day Playlist Suggestions Video
  8. Paste has a great (albeit a little indie/hipsterish — think Radiohead, Animal Collective, etc.) roundup of St. Pat's songs, though we're partial to the Jimmy Fallon's 'Parodies' at the top of the list:
  9. And finally, here's a St. Patrick's playlist you can actually listen to without having to do any of the work yourself:
  10. Also, we're not quite sure what this is supposed to be. A shamrock? A green sea urchin? We may never know.
  11. 2012 St Patrick's Day Parade in Washington DC (673)
    2012 St Patrick's Day Parade in Washington DC (673)