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Concert Report for June 18 – July 9, 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.

 

 

 

SUNDAY, June 18, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Sera Cahoone, Patrick Coman

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sleeping Lion, Dang Clēts, Ian Kieffer

 

Great Scott

White Denim

 

O’Brien’s

Doc Hopper, Mikey Erg, Life Hacks, Donaher

 

House of Blues

Uncle Johnny’s Band After Show Gathering – 10pm

 

DJ Ryan Brown and Cal Kehoe – 2pm

 

Lilypad

David Arteaga Quartet + Open Jazz Jam – 9pm

 

Earprint  - 730pm

 

Bronx One – Boston Jazz Combo – 530pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Foundation Movement

 

Le Laboratoire

Non-Event presents EKG + solo sets

 

 

 

MONDAY, June 19, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Sloth Machine, Tad Overbaugh

 

Middle East Upstairs

Orchin, Model/Actriz, Mail Thief

 

Great Scott

Flynt Flossy and Turquoise Jeep, OG Swaggerdick

 

O’Brien’s

Muuy Biien, Material Girls, Above Ground Basement

 

Brighton Music Hall

Chastity Belt, Lilith, Sneaks

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Band – 830pm

 

Cha Feliz – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays featuring Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas

 

 

 

TUESDAY, June 20, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Mike Oliver Benefit & Appreciation Party: Scissorfight, Worshipper, The Humanoids, Hey Zeus, Test Meat

 

Middle East Upstairs

Miss Mojo, Woo Factor

 

Great Scott

Joseph Arthur, Allison Pierce

 

O’Brien’s

Courters, The Ingroans, Dirty Junk, The Baja Blasters

 

House of Blues

Huey Lewis and the News, The Stompers

 

Lilypad

Chrispy Light Shreddin Waves Tour with Ty Sciullo – 1030pm

 

Tributary – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Session Americana

 

The Sinclair

Bleachers, Muna

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, June 21, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Fedor Christayov Band, Tiro KPSS

 

Great Scott

A Night on the Sun, 3 Piece Meal, The Cosmic Vultures, Bourne

 

O’Brien’s

Calico Blue, Geisha Façade, The Water Cycle, Lyfe Indoors

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Birthday Massacre, Army of the Universe, Sumo Cyco

 

House of Blues

Strazzullo

 

Lilypad

Orkestra Marhaba Inman Summer Concert: Airs of the Mediterranean

 

Lizard Lounge

The Revelations, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

Misterwives, The Greeting Committee, Bell the Band

 

 

 

THURSDAY, June 22, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Evan Dando, Jason Lowenstein

 

Middle East Upstairs

Planes Mistaken For Stars, Slow Death, Ultra Violet

 

Middle East Downstairs

Azizi Gibson

 

Great Scott

Nothington, Make War, Joe McMahon, The Warning Shots

 

O’Brien’s

Hollow Leg, Bedroom Rehab Corporation, Holy Filth, Cazador

 

Brighton Music Hall

DJ Premier and the Badder Band, Left Hook, DJ Frank White, Brady Watt

 

House of Blues

The Roast of David Ortiz, Benefiting David Ortiz Children’s Fund

 

Lilypad

Immutable, Similar Jones

 

Lizard Lounge

Dietrich Strause & The Blue Ribbons, JE Sunde

 

The Sinclair

Yacht Night: Lady Speedstick, Baby Lazarus – 930pm

 

Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin and the Guilty Ones – 9pm

 

Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

Non-Event and the Metropolitan Water Works Museum present David Behrman with String Noise, Forbes Graham

 

 

 

FRIDAY, June 23, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Dead Rabbitts, Northern Ghost, Set To Stun

 

Middle East Upstairs

BLOWW, Starks Like Ours, Blame Shifters

 

Middle East Downstairs

Fiftyfour

 

Great Scott

Super Doppler, Jeremy & The Harlequins

 

O’Brien’s

Cold Collective, Bliss, Shiloh

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Holdup

 

House of Blues

Ben Cote Band

 

Lilypad

Pales Monsters, MG Lederman, Yoni Gordon

 

Lizard Lounge

Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas with Johnny Trama and The B3 Kings

 

The Sinclair

Robert Glasper Experiment

 

 

 

SATURDAY, June 24, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Ian Lawrence – 11pm

 

Have A Nice Life, Planning for Burial, Elizabeth Colour Wheel – 630pm

 

Hudson Falcons, Jason Bennett and The Resistance, Dan Webb and The Spiders, Michael Kane & The Morning Afters – 1pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Live Band Emo/Pop Punk Karaoke

 

Great Scott

No Hope/No Harm, Animal Talk, Atomic Spectra

 

O’Brien’s

Minusworld, Manic Pixi, Bonsai Trees, Sorry

 

Brighton Music Hall

Gorguts, Bacterial Husk, Garroted, Exist

 

House of Blues

Java Jukebox

 

Lilypad

Nick Dinnerstein

 

Lizard Lounge

Parlour Bells, Kingdom of Love, Lost Lake

 

The Sinclair

Thirdstory, Brayton Bowman, Canteen Killa

 

 

 

SUNDAY, June 25, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Walker Lukens, Thomas Wynn & The Believers, Keelan Donovan

 

Great Scott

Spiral Stairs, Grooms, Vic Firecracker

 

O’Brien’s

The Solars, Littleboybigheadonbike, Twin Chameleon

 

House of Blues

DJ Frank White – 6pm

 

Megadeath – 530pm

 

Lilypad

Joe Hunt Group – 830pm

 

Cozy Street Writers – 6pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Michael Holley and the Cipherspace Artistic Collective

 

The Sinclair

Air Traffic Controller, Jared & The Mill, Fast Romantics

 

 

 

MONDAY, June 26, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Sandmen, Doc Ellis

 

Middle East Upstairs

Bj Barham, Charley Crockett

 

Great Scott

Pronoun, Funeral Advantage, Deep Secret

 

O’Brien’s

RG Lowe Balmorhea, Nellie Fitzgerald, Dan Barracuda

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Band – 830pm

 

FieldTRIP: Phil Grenadier & Gary Feldman Duo – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Cloud Cult

 

 

 

TUESDAY, June 27, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Metal Yoga with Black Widow Yoga

 

Middle East Upstairs

Turtlenecked, Cool American, Lost Dog, Inns

 

Great Scott

Big Business, Kal Marks

 

O’Brien’s

Aneurysm, Clearance, Far Corners, Bad Deals

 

Brighton Music Hall

Daniel Skye

 

House of Blues

Dragathon

 

Lilypad

MILA, Beya, Tribe Sweat – 1030pm

 

Endless Field – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Kemp Harris Trio

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, June 28, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Mr. Kitty and The Rain Within

 

Middle East Upstairs

The High & Mighty

 

Great Scott

Xeniz Rubinos

 

O’Brien’s

Glacier, Hexxus, Lymphoma Twins, Boghaunter

 

House of Blues

Nacim Ortiz

 

Lilypad

Gill Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

Charlie Kohlhase – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Dennis Brennan Band

 

 

 

THURSDAY, June 29, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Klezmer at ONCE Ballroom with Bessarabian Breakdown

 

Middle East Upstairs

Troy Ramey & Johnny Gates, Butterchild

 

Middle East Downstairs

Sebio, A Wish for Fire, Commit Samantha, Fire for Caveman, Satellite Sound, Scotty & The Gang

 

Great Scott

Hassan Barclay, Kyle Bent, Ed Balloon

 

O’Brien’s

Oh The Humanity, A Minor Revolution, Ray’s Occult, KCFU

 

House of Blues

Open Mic Night – 7pm

 

Jonny Glenn – 4pm

 

Lilypad

Baby!, Purrer, Wendy Eisenberg – 1030pm

 

Will Henricksen, Footings, Rick Rude – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Mount Peru, The Smallest Town Ensemble, American Echoes, The Grownup Noise

 

The Sinclair

Emo Night Boston, with Resident DJs Luke O’Neil & Friends

 

 

 

FRIDAY, June 30, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Thou, Cloud Rat, False, Moloch, Ascend/Descend

 

Middle East Upstairs

Dioniso, Panadictos, El Gran Mitote, Kronika, Camino N Exceso

 

Middle East Downstairs

Superstition

 

Great Scott

Bear Salon, No Hugs, Colbis the Creature, Blindspot

 

O’Brien’s

Rye Pines, Belly Up, Deep Hole

 

Brighton Music Hall

Evolfo, Bat House, Zip-Tie Handcuffs, Skinny Pigeons

 

House of Blues

Self Portraits

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf – 1130pm

 

Thank God for Science – 10pm

 

 

 

SATURDAY, July 1, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Gates, Vasudeva, Head North, Gauntly – 630pm

 

Justin Dearborn, Rae Wilson, Tobias, AsiaVu – 1pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Dancelujah: A Psychedelic Dance Party featuring Dark City Agent, Smeed & Suspense, H2H

 

Great Scott

Ava Luna, Birthing Hips, The Craters, Palehound (DJ Set)

 

O’Brien’s

Beached Boy, Luau, Clever Girls, Saccharine, Jeff Rowe

 

Brighton Music Hall

Fates Warning, Divine Regale, Infinite Spectrum

 

House of Blues

Caravan Palace

 

Lizard Lounge

Kabir Sen and the Krush Faktory with members of the Dub Down

 

The Sinclair

Cody Jinks, Paul Cauthen, Sunny Sweeney

 

 

 

SUNDAY, July 2, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Cannibal Ox, Crimson Godz, M-Dot

 

Middle East Upstairs

Busdriver, Zeroh, Ceschi, Pink Navel, Ed Balloon – 7pm

 

Haiden Leblanc, Jovian Marshon – 1pm

 

Great Scott

The Floor’s Embrace, Dividing Skies, Saving Vice, Urban Withdraw

 

O’Brien’s

FOTOCRIME, The Milling Gowns, Bedroom Eyes

 

Brighton Music Hall

Woods, DJ Carbo, John Andrews & the Yawns

 

House of Blues

Blackbear

 

Lilypad

Lilypad Jazz Jam + David Arteaga Quartet – 9pm

 

Stephen MacDonald – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

 

 

MONDAY, July 3, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Adult Mom, Free Cake for Every Creature, Dump Him, Future Teens

 

O’Brien’s

Kock Over City, Bedtimemagic, Elephants, Slow Death

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

 

 

TUESDAY, July 4, 2017

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017

 

Great Scott

Violet Nox, Dyr Faser, Spectramotiv, Digital Latex

 

O’Brien’s

Mal Blum & The Blums, Puppy Problems, Mint Green

 

Lizard Lounge

The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

(Sandy) Alex G, Japanese Breakfast, Cende

 

 

 

THURSDAY, July 6, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Kap G, JR Donato

 

Great Scott

Boogarins, Doug Tuttle

 

O’Brien’s

Darsombra, The Humanoids, The Heave Ho, Test Meat

 

Brighton Music Hall

Rooney, Romes, Run River North

 

The Sinclair

Jeff Rosenstock, Laura Stevenson

 

 

 

FRIDAY, July 7, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Sadies, Governor

 

Middle East Downstairs

Versus: Prince vs David Bowie

 

Great Scott

Something Sneaky, Two Inch Astronaut, We Call All Be Sorry

 

O’Brien’s

The Rupert Selection, Caustic Casanova, Await Rescue, Crowfeeder

 

Brighton Music Hall

Raekwon, Stann Smith

 

Lizard Lounge

Glenn Yoder & The Western States

 

The Sinclair

Mother Mother, Parks

 

 

 

SATURDAY, July 8, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Okilly Dokilly, Math The Band, Black Trip

 

Middle East Downstairs

Tweed, Dewpoint, Electro Politics

 

Great Scott

Gretchen & The Pickpockets, As The Sparrow

 

O’Brien’s

Cortez, The Humanoids, The Heave Ho, Test Meat

 

Brighton Music Hall

Rustic Overtones, The Red Eye Flight Crew, The Very Reverend

 

House of Blues

Mass Attack!

 

Lilypad

Sam Mulligan & Triheart Summer Shark Party Tour

 

Lizard Lounge

Dark Wheels, The Vivs, The Franc Graham Band

 

The Sinclair

Pokey Lafarge, Kelsey Waldon

 

 

 

SUNDAY, July 9, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Jesse Royal, Signal Fire

 

Middle East Upstairs

Kiki D

 

Middle East Downstairs

Desorden Publico, Los Mesoneros en Boston

 

Great Scott

Cayetana, Worries, Camp Cope

 

O’Brien’s

Surf Vietnam, Miracle Sweepstakes, The Blue Hyenas

 

Lilypad

The Bob Davoli Band

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

Langhorne Slim & The Law, Jonny Fritz

 

 

 

UPCOMING / ONGOING

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, July 11: Non-Event presents their July Experimental Coffee House, featuring Valerie Martino

 

Café Fixe

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