Bruce Springsteen has collaborated with the punk rock band Dropkick Murphys on a single that will raise funds for the Boston Marathon bombing victims. Springsteen connected with the Boston band for a re-recording of their song “Rose Tattoo.”
“Bruce actually called us up the day of the bombing and asked what he could do to help,” Dropkick Murphys guitarist James Lynch told Springsteen fan site Backstreets. “We didn’t have to reach out. He was there for us.”
According to Springsteen’s official website, the song is expected to hit iTunes this week.