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Concert Report for November 21 – December 3, 2017

 

Tune in to WZBC weekdays at 830am, 1130am, 230pm, and 430pm for live, on-air concert reports and free ticket give-aways!

 

Please Note: We review all submissions for accuracy, but mistakes and changes do occur, so please check with the individual venue for up-to-the-minute information.

 

 

 

TUESDAY, November 21, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Heavy Metal Tuesday

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ruen Brothers, Eddie Japan, Milk

 

Great Scott

Save Ends, Choke Up, Birdwatching, The Offseason

 

O’Brien’s

Graves Harbor, Sacred Lake, Nocious, The Surrealist

 

House of Blues

Hoodie Allen

 

Lilypad

Cardinaux, Mugavero, Aharon Trio

 

Lizard Lounge

Crooked Horse, Bronte Fall

 

The Sinclair

Ekali, Josh Pan, Y2K

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, November 22, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Sheppard, Romes

 

Middle East Upstairs

Wifisfuneral, Danny Towers, 458Keez, Chris Dinero

 

Middle East Downstairs

“Heroes” presents Dark Meet, with DJ Chris Ewen

 

Great Scott

The Glorious Sons

 

O’Brien’s

Stray Bullets, The Radiator Rattlers, Cactus Attack, Art Thieves, Coffin Salesman

 

Lilypad

Gil Aharon Trio

 

Lizard Lounge

Rachel Sumner, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

The McNeill Six – 10pm

 

Poppy, Charlotte the Mannequin – 9pm

 

 

 

THURSDAY, November 23, 2017

 

 

FRIDAY, November 24, 2017

 

Middle East Downstairs

Ice Nine Kills, The Plot In You, Dayseeker, Ovtlier, The Worst of Us, Fathom Farewell

 

Great Scott

The Fake Boys, The Young Leaves, Bloom

 

O’Brien’s

Deep Hole, Blessed, Null

 

House of Blues

Cousin Stizz – 7pm

 

DJ Volume – 7pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf

 

The Sinclair

Bearly Dead, Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas, The Julie Rhodes Band

 

 

 

SATURDAY, November 25, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Ty Jesso & Johnny Stevens

 

Middle East Downstairs

Live Band Emo Pop-Punk Karaoke

 

Great Scott

Slaughter Beach Dog, Shannen Moser, Beached Boy

 

O’Brien’s

Cocked N’ Loaded, Hey Zeus, Il Mostro, Z-28

 

Brighton Music Hall

Viva La Hop & The Jauntee, Upright Man

 

House of Blues

Liam Gallagher

 

Lilypad

Some Like It Hott 52 feat Pat Fontes & Friends

 

Lizard Lounge

Eddie Japan, OldJack, Dark Wheels

 

The Sinclair

Mewithoutyou, Pianos Becomes the Teeth, Slow Mass

 

 

 

SUNDAY, November 26, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sadistik, Nacho Picasso, Rafael Vigilantics, Upgrade, Hateph34r

 

Great Scott

Kitten, Rad Horror, Sizzy Rocket

 

O’Brien’s

Donald, Flooding Panama, Vos

 

Brighton Music Hall

Moon Tooth, Chuggernaut, Vivisepulture, InAeona

 

House of Blues

Thrice/Circa Survive

 

Lilypad

Joe Hunt Group

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Slam Team Gives Thanks

 

 

 

MONDAY, November 27, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Mike Gent, John Powhida

 

Middle East Upstairs

Bobby Raps, Slug Chris, Wicca Phase, Springs Eternal

 

Great Scott

Dead Trains, The Rough Cuts, Witch Cake

 

O’Brien’s

Buhu, Astrojaunt

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Quartet – 830pm

 

FieldTRIP: Phil Grenadier & Gary Fieldman Duo – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays: Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas

 

 

 

TUESDAY, November 28, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Heavy Metal Tuesday

 

Middle East Upstairs

“Dancing In the Dark,” a benefit for suicide/depression awareness ft Wubson

 

Great Scott

Juan MacClean DJ Set, Marcus Marr DJ Set

 

O’Brien’s

Writing in the Skies, Merithius, Episodes, Ice Giant

 

Brighton Music Hall

Pierce Fulton, Nvdes, Noosa

 

House of Blues

Biffy Clyro – 7pm

 

Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience – 7pm

 

Angels of Avalon – 6pm

 

Lilypad

George Garzone’s Rouge Band

 

Lizard Lounge

Hey Dave

 

The Sinclair

Jacob Banks, Bibbi Bourelly

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, November 29, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Unotheactivist, Thouxanbandfauni, Warholss

 

Middle East Upstairs

SonReal, Blaque Keyz

 

Great Scott

Boston Christmas Tree Lighting Pre-Party: Port Cities, Cassie and Maggie, Reeny Smith

 

O’Brien’s

Humble Digs, The Symptoms

 

Brighton Music Hall

Scarface, Gorgeous George

 

Lilypad

Gill Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Grant Bloom, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

The McNeill Six – 10pm

 

The Barr Brothers, Shannon Lay – 9pm

 

 

 

THURSDAY, November 30, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rory Scovel

 

Middle East Upstairs

Wiki

 

Middle East Downstairs

Jade Cicada, kLL sMTH, Keota, Smigonaut

 

Great Scott

Aqueous, Stig

 

O’Brien’s

Five of the Eyes, The Shills, Fire in the Field

 

House of Blues

St Vincent

 

Lilypad

B3: Baerd, Breibart & Brazil

 

Lizard Lounge

Whiskey Treaty

 

The Sinclair

Emo Night Boston: DJs Luke O’Neil and Nick Greico – 930pm

 

Beach Slang, Dave Hause & The Mermaid, The Homeless Gospel Choir – 8 pm

 

 

 

FRIDAY, December 1, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Dream Syndicate, The Richard Lloyd Group, DJ Carbo

 

Middle East Upstairs

America’s Hardcore Fest

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Palmer Squares, Vantablac Sol, Netherfriends

 

Great Scott

The Monsieurs, Nice Guys, earthquake party!

 

O’Brien’s

Powerslut, The Lights Out, Mtmc, Ski Bunny

 

Brighton Music Hall

Maximo Park, Ava Luna

 

Lilypad

Balkan Brass Showdown, Sarma Brass Band, Emperor Norton’s Stationary Marching Band – 1030pm

 

Ginger Ibex, Illusion’s End, Urban Myth – 730pm

 

The Sinclair

Rebirth Brass Band

 

 

 

SATURDAY, December 2, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Strangers By Accident, The Wolff Sisters & The Last Cavalry

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sidewalk Driver, What Time Is It Mr Fox, Mali Sastri and Dylan Jack

 

Middle East Downstairs

Strange Machines, Harsh Armadillo, Dewpoint

 

Great Scott

Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton, Katie von Schleicher

 

O’Brien’s

Yacht Club, Future States, Ports of Spain, Giant in the Lighthouse

 

Brighton Music Hall

Corrosion: A Goth, Industrial and Powernoise Club Night, with WZBC DJ Brian L and DJ Devil’s Advocate – 11pm

 

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Outer Spaces – 7pm

 

Lilypad

Evan Wright – 1030pm

 

Sophie Dunér & Jeremy Harman Duo – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Kabir Sen & The Krush Faktory with members of the Dub Down – 10pm

 

Front Country, Sean Trischka – 730pm

 

The Sinclair

Rebirth Brass Band

 

 

 

SUNDAY, December 3, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Hundredth, Spotlights, Gleemer, Tennis System

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sonny Digital – 7pm

 

Athena, Lady Lupine, Sunset Kings – 1pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Judge, PanzerBastard, Kind Crew

 

Great Scott

A Savage

 

O’Brien’s

What’s My Age Again? A 90s Cover Party!

 

Brighton Music Hall

Xavier Omar, Iris Temple, Pinkcaravan!

 

House of Blues

Suicideboys

 

Lilypad

Lilypad Jazz Jam + David Arteaga Quartet – 9pm

 

Bay Faction, Fish House, The Water Cycle – 5pm

 

Immutable – 2pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Marlon Carey

 

The Sinclair

Do Make Say Think, Kal Marks

 

 

 

UPCOMING / ONGOING

 

Le Laboratoire

Thursday, December 7: Non-Event presents Year-End Fundraiser Blowout Show, with Apathy and Steel, Bastian Void, BTO, Jesse Kenas Collins, Wendy Eisenberg, Andrea Pensado and Andrieta, Wenhua Shi, Damon Smith, plus WZBC’s Susanna Bolle, between-set DJ

 

Café Fixe

Sunday, December 10: Non-Event presents their December Experimental Coffee House, featuring Malcolm Goldstein

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, January 9: Non-Event presents their January Experimental Coffee House, featuring Victoria Shen