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Boston Calling Audience

Boston Calling Fall 2015 Preview

Last week, the popular music festival Boston Calling announced their September 2015 lineup in a cute YouTube video (watch it here). This fall’s festival is their second full-length musical festival of 2015, and comes afte...


Boston Calling 2015

Preparing for Spring Boston Calling 2015

Twice a year, the Boston Calling Music Festival descends upon a city not particularly known for a thriving entertainment scene. This cultural phenomenon unites fans from different musical genres, age groups, and preferences u...



Downtown Block Parties

Downtown Block Parties Return for the Summer

Summer officially came early this year, thanks to Boston Calling’s popular series of block parties, which run every week from now (the kickoff party was May 7) through September 17. If you missed this year’s firs...


Lauryn Hill

Singer Lauryn Hill Brings Soul to Boston’s Wilbur Theatre

Lauryn Hill, the critically acclaimed vocalist behind the award-winning neo-soul album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, is gracing Boston with her presence this Wednesday at the Wilbur Theatre. Hill rocketed into the public lim...



Boston Calling 2015

Previewing Boston Calling 2015 and Its Cultural Impact

Boston Calling, one of the city’s most anticipated musical and cultural events, recently announced its May 2015 lineup. It features a total of 23 different acts. This biannual, three-day festival regularly merges dispara...


Billy Idol

Billy Idol plays Downtown Boston

There’s nothing quite like an across-the-pond superstar belting nostalgic rocker tunes (with a few new melodies mixed in) to help start your new year off right.  As it turns out, Boston can provide!  Punk-pop Rocker Billy I...



Nutcracker

Merry Music: Holiday Theater Happenings in Boston

Over the next few weeks, our pumpkin obsession will slowly turn to eggnog. Feast and fete invites will start rolling in, and gift ideas will be casually tossed into general conversation. It’s obvious – the holidays are ...


Orpheum Theatre

Bob Dylan Comes to Boston on the Heat of New Album

To celebrate the release of his new album, Bob Dylan kicked off a tour that began November 4 in Minneapolis, MN and will end December 2 in New York City. For one night only, on November 14, Dylan will play in Boston at the Orph...



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Boston Calling Closes Out Summer Downtown This Weekend

The popular Boston Calling music festival launches its summer bookend edition today. The festival, which runs from September 5 to September 7, is the companion to the Memorial Day weekend blowout that kicked off the summer musi...


Tom Petty Plays Boston

Summer Concert Guide

Summer is an amazing season for music festivals and big acts. While downtown Boston doesn’t have large music venues, music lovers can still find great acts in the city. And with a car or subway ride, it’s possible t...