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Concert Report for July 22 – August 6, 2017

 

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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.

 

 

 

SATURDAY, July 22, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Letters from the Fire, Diamond Edge

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Ian Lawrence – 11pm

 

Andy Suzuki & The Method, Abi – 630pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Live Band Emo/Pop Punk Karaoke

 

O’Brien’s

Grub Sweat and Beers Day 1: Mill Pond Falls, Ghastly Sounds, Leather Lung, Gaskill, Ankor, Graviton, Hey Zeus, Oxblood Forge, Test Meat, Sylvia, Birnam Wood, Thunderhawk, American Burn

 

Brighton Music Hall

Girls Rock Campaign Boston 2017

 

House of Blues

Corrosion and Ceremony Present: C&C Industrial Factory, with DJ Static, WZBC DJ Brian L, and DJ Devil’s Advocate

 

Lilypad

Mr Airplane Man, Thalia Zedek Band – 1030pm

 

Mnemonist, LittleBoyBigHeadOnBike – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Dub Apocalypse

 

 

 

SUNDAY, July 23, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Re-TROS

 

Middle East Upstairs

Invalids, Floral, Good Game, Nobel Pedro, Elaine the Singer

 

Great Scott

Fire Ex, Dent

 

O’Brien’s

Grub Sweat and Beers Day 2: Mollusk, Goblet, Black Mass, Set Fire, Phenomenal, Wolfsmyth, The Hose, High Command, Sundrifter

 

Lilypad

Joe Hunt Quartet Featuring Jon DeLucia

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Patricia Martin-Rossi

 

The Sinclair

Felly, Gyyps, Trip Carter, Sol Was DJ

 

Le Laboratoire

Non-Event, Balagan, and Le Laboratoire Cambridge present A Tribute to Tony Conrad featuring Tony Conrad: Completely In the Present, The Flicker, C Spencer Yeh (solo violin improvisation)

 

 

 

MONDAY, July 24, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Ricecrackers, Mint Green, Bottle Kids

 

Middle East Upstairs

Count Vaseline, Up & Over, Way Points, Dori Cameron

 

Great Scott

Jamila Woods, theMIND

 

O’Brien’s

Skytigers, Full Monty, Red Tank, Cook Bag

 

House of Blues

Hillsong Young & Free

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Quartet – 830pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

 

 

TUESDAY, July 25, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Football Etc, Dreamtigers, Future Teens, Honeymooner

 

Great Scott

Mint Green, Brown Lasers, Deep Hole

 

O’Brien’s

The New Limits, The Steady 45’s, Mr Ice

 

House of Blues

Prince Royce

 

Lilypad

Mr Sam Slick, Box of Birds, Sonny Jim Clifford

 

Lizard Lounge

Tribute Tuesday: Willie Nelson

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, July 26, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Nite Jewel, Geneva Jacuzzi, Harriet Brown

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ricecrackers, Shark Rock, Young Tricksters, The Baja Blasters, Red Mill

 

Great Scott

Summer Beard, Eggy & The California Flowers, Joe Froeber & The Drunk Monkeys

 

O’Brien’s

Black Beach, Bike Thiefs, The Owens

 

Brighton Music Hall

Jidenna, Manny Wellz

 

House of Blues

Mr Warbaucks

 

Lilypad

Gill Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

Castles Burning – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Revelations, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

 

 

THURSDAY, July 27, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Upper Crust, Supersuckers, Salem Wolves

 

Middle East Upstairs

Una Bestia Incontrolable, Bombers, Video Filth, Innocent

 

Middle East Downstairs

Pace Car Joe, Spo, Jodie Road, City of Dis

 

Great Scott

Actor | Observer, Born Without Bones, No Hope/No Harm, Backwards Dancer

 

O’Brien’s

Hammydown, Colbis the Creature, Ozlo

 

House of Blues

DJ Shadow

 

Lilypad

Solstice, Dom Jones and Thomas Stuart IV

 

Lizard Lounge

Smalltalker

 

 

 

FRIDAY, July 28, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Author & Punisher, Rozamov, Cazador

 

Middle East Upstairs

Killer Cortez, Vinny Vegas, Glass Mannequins, Middle Mountains

 

Middle East Downstairs

Fiftyfour

 

Great Scott

Palm, Palberta, Horse Jumper of Love

 

O’Brien’s

Ugly, Aneurysm, Sick Minds, Exit 17

 

Brighton Music Hall

Emo Night Brooklyn feat DJ set by Waterparks

 

House of Blues

The Budds – 945pm

 

All Time Low – 6pm

 

Lilypad

Abi

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf, featuring Mat Maneri & Ned Rothenberg

 

The Sinclair

Jaymes Young, Matt Maeson

 

 

 

SATURDAY, July 29, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with the Brobots – 11pm

 

Alyssa Maria, Milez Grimez, Dark Matter, Heddshotts – 630pm

 

Lily Black, Exit Academy, Scotty & the Gang, Minus the Love – 1pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Los Elk, Juice, Jill McCracken, Hausermann, Cindy Latin

 

Great Scott

Eddie Japan, Abbie Barrett, Jenee Halstead

 

O’Brien’s

Rebuilder, Pity Party, Ramona, Broadband

 

House of Blues

The Artist Pop Up Gallery

 

Lilypad

Electric Street Queen – 1030pm

 

“Colors” by Hiro-Yuka-Gilson – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Western Den, with Honeysuckle and Aurora Birch

 

The Sinclair

10 Ft Ganja Plant, Roots of a Rebellion, Selector JBo

 

 

 

SUNDAY, July 30, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

People Like You, Coyboy Boy, Paige Chaplin, Second Becky – 7pm

 

South Shore Conservatory Rock Band Showcase, feat Toast, Not Today, Mirror Image – 1pm

 

Great Scott

The Spinto Band

 

O’Brien’s

Badfellows, Hemingway, Idling, Little Lamb

 

Brighton Music Hall

Set It Off, Palisades

 

Lilypad

Lilypad Jazz Jam Concert Nite – 9pm

 

Melissa Kassel & Tom Zicarelli Group – 630pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Lizard Lounge Poetry Slam Team

 

 

 

MONDAY, July 31, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Lilia Mercedes, Durt Dog

 

Middle East Upstairs

KB Starr, Vince Ryouta, Taren Tate, Leon Lavvish, Gunnzhaf, Willz Au, Youngin True

 

Great Scott

Current Swell, Abadabad

 

O’Brien’s

Yacht Club, Oddysseys, Shining Mirrors, Inns, Mount Planet

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Quartet – 830pm

 

FieldTRIP: Phil Grenadier & Gary Feldman Duo – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays: Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas

 

 

 

TUESDAY, August 1, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Metal Yoga with Black Widow Yoga

 

Middle East Upstairs

Brit Brigade, The Ghosts of Sailors at Sea, Lame Genie

 

Great Scott

Partner, New Swears, Elephants, Birdwatching

 

O’Brien’s

Haley Katrin, Garrett Roy Jones & The Recipe, Paper Citizen

 

Lilypad

T-Rextasy, Blau Blau, Peach Ring

 

Lizard Lounge

Luddy Mussy, Putnam Murdock

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, August 2, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Kississippi, Pictures of Vernon, Nature Shots

 

Great Scott

David Age & The Regrets, The Ghost Boys, Dragon Room

 

O’Brien’s

Healing Cow, Street Tiger

 

House of Blues

The Shins – 7pm

 

Cal Kehoe – 5pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Giant Kings                

 

 

 

THURSDAY, August 3, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Aurelio Voltaire, Bella Morte, The Seeming, Mei O’Hara

 

Middle East Upstairs

Slaughter Beach Dog, Shannen Moser, Gift Shop

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Rationales, The Curtis Mayflower, Oldjack, Red Red Rockit, Nate Rogers and the Unreliable Narrators

 

Great Scott

Grace Mitchell, Surf Rock is Dead

 

O’Brien’s

Shiver, Oldsoul, Pushflowers, Another Musician

 

Brighton Music Hall

Marty Friedman, Scale the Summit, The Fine Constant

 

 

 

FRIDAY, August 4, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Particle

 

Middle East Upstairs

Low Cut Connie, Scranton, Sinnet

 

Middle East Downstairs

Versus: Beyonce vs Lady Gaga

 

Great Scott

Gold Old War, Twin Bandit

 

O’Brien’s

Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Rocket Summer, Active Bird Community

 

Lizard Lounge

Guilty Pleasures

 

The Sinclair

Junior Brown

 

 

 

SATURDAY, August 5, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Spearmint Sea, Kelly Spyglass, The Milling Gowns – 815pm

 

10th Once BBQ, Luau, and Beer Garden: Michael Tarbox, Keytar Bear, Matt Heaton and the Outside Toys – 2pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Rozwell Kid, Chris Farren, Great Grandpa, Leaner – 630pm

 

Haiden Leblanc, Jovian Marshon – 1pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Everybody Loves the 90’s Dance Party, with DJ Rugged One

 

O’Brien’s

Elizabeth Colour Wheel, Dead Swords, D’arcy, Bliss

 

Brighton Music Hall

Corrosion Boston, with WZBC DJ Brian L and DJ Devil’s Advocate

 

House of Blues

Farruko

 

Lizard Lounge

Kabir Sen & The Krush Faktory with members of The Dub Down

 

 

 

SUNDAY, August 6, 2017

 

Middle East Downstairs

World/Inferno Friedship Society, Diablogato, Stars Like Ours

 

Great Scott

KG Freeze, Early Bird, Red Mill

 

O’Brien’s

Bottlecaps, Cool Parents

 

Brighton Music Hall

PIG, Julien-K, Ghostfeeder

 

House of Blues

Khalid

 

Lilypad

Lilypad Jazz Jam + David Arteaga Quartet – 9pm

 

Peter Kenagy Quintet – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Richard Cambridge

 

 

 

UPCOMING / ONGOING

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, August 8: Non-Event presents their August Experimental Coffee House, featuring Erika Nesse