Street Dogs is a punk rock band hailing from Boston, Massachusetts. The lead singer is Mike McColgan?, former lead singer of Dropkick Murphys.
In 1998, McColgan? left Dropkick Murphys, after releasing their first full-length record, Do or Die, to pursue a life-long dream of becoming a firefighter for the Boston Fire Department. Street Dogs formed in 2002 after McColgan? decided he could no longer stay away from music. Their first album Savin Hill was a complete success and resulted in a supporting tour with Celtic punk band Flogging Molly. The band underwent a complete shuffle in 2004 when McColgan? emotionally quit his firefighting career to continue his musical career and to record their second album Back to the World, losing fellow ex-Murphys drummer, Jeff Erna and guitarist, Rob Guidotti. To fill that gap, the band enlisted Markus Hollar on lead guitar, and expanded the range of their sou...
|years active||2002 – Present (time)|
|music genre||Street punk|
|current members|| Mike McColgan|
|past members|| Jeff Erna|