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Boston Calling Battles The Heat With Performances By Robyn, Miike Snow, Børns & More

Straight away we know Saturday is going to be a scorcher of a day—as the doors open the temperature has already hit the mid-80s and the sun is blazing. But that doesn’t stop the droves of dedicated fans from infiltrating City Hall Plaza for the third year and sixth installment of Boston Calling. They’re here to see everyone from Børns to Dallas Green (City and Colour), to the headliners Miike Snow and Robyn, and every other major talent in between. (You can see the full lineup here). Please follow and…

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Mapping America’s Music Festivals: A Regional Guide

Have you ever found out that all your favorite bands were playing together in one neat package at a single music festival, only to click for more info and discover that the event was a thousand miles away? Music festivals aren’t inexpensive, so here’s a handy map for a quick look at the “heavy hitters” in each region to minimize what you have to put into your gas tank. In case you find yourself tiring of the bigger crowds, there are a few wildcards thrown into the mix as well….

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PHOTOS: Boston Calling May 2014 Day # 3

Check out the full online photo gallery from Sunday’s Boston Calling Music Festival on May 25th 2014 at City Hall Plaza after the jump.  Purchase a CD at each band’s website, and buy concert tickets for the September Festival here.  All photos by Mike Splain.   Please follow and like us:

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PHOTOS: Boston Calling May 2014 Day # 2

Check out the full online photo gallery from Saturday’s Boston Calling Music Festival on May 24th 2014 at City Hall Plaza after the jump.  Purchase a CD at each band’s website, and buy concert tickets for the September Festival here.  All photos by Mike Splain.   Please follow and like us:

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Boston Calling Announces September Lineup: Lorde, The 1975, Neutral Milk Hotel & More

I have to tell you, each time Boston Calling announces their new lineup I think, “the festival has really outdone itself this time.” From its inaugural performances by fun., The National, and Marina and the Diamonds, to last September’s awe inspiring performances by The Airborne Toxic Event and Gaslight Anthem, the festival continues to grow, and inspire an incredible mix of talent. With this May’s celebration right around the corner, the festival has already announced their September lineup—and it’s a doozy. The festivities kick off September 5th, 6th, and 7th,…

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Boston Calling Announce May Lineup

Boston Calling’s third installment will take place May 23-25 at City Hall Plaza, and with this new lineup, will no doubt be another huge success. Check out the confirmed bands including Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, Bastille, Tegan and Sara, and many more. The organizers are also teasing that one more major artist will be revealed at a later date. Purchase a CD from each band’s website, and buy concert tickets for the festival here.  Please follow and like us:

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REVIEW: Boston Calling May 25, 2013

Boston Calling. The city’s first major music festival of its kind, boasting major talent from fun to The National, Of Monsters & Men, Matt & Kim, Marina and the Diamonds and many more—including Boston’s own Bad Rabbits. After months of anticipation we’re finally here, the line to get into the festival wraps around City Hall Plaza, proving that although a rainy forecast is less than ideal, and we’re seeing more ponchos than sunscreen, this is Boston, and we love music… and have umbrellas. Please follow and like us:

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Boston Calling Festival Passes On Sale

Early bird weekend passes for the Boston Calling Festival on September 7th & 8th are on sale now. Vampire Weekend, Passion Pit, Local Natives, The Gaslight Anthem and many others will perform at the two day festival at City Hall Plaza in Boston. You can buy concert tickets using the ticket password “CALLING”  here. Please follow and like us:

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Boston Calling Music Festival Announces Lineup

  Boston has a brand new music festival, called Boston Calling Music Festival (inspired by you guessed it, The Clash song “London Calling”) and they have a killer lineup that includes fun., Of Monsters and Men, and The Shins among many others. The two day festival will come to City Hall Plaza on May 25 and 26. You can check out all the details, including the full line up after the jump. Please follow and like us:

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