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Concert Report for October 11 – 31, 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.

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, October 11, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Moth: True Stories Told Live

 

Middle East Upstairs

Edo G

 

Great Scott

Frankie Rose, Suburban Living, Carlisle Sound

 

O’Brien’s

Dyr Faser, 28 Degrees Taurus, Uranium Daughters

 

Brighton Music Hall

Daniel Norgren, Sam Moss

 

House of Blues

DJ Xplicit – 9pm

 

Lany – 7pm

 

Lilypad

Gill Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

.01% Presents Quartet Improvisations + Hurricane Relief – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Jesse Dee, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

The McNeill Six – 10pm

 

Japanese Breakfast, Mannequin Pussy, The Spirit of the Beehive – 8pm

 

Le Laboratoire

Non-Event presents Robert Beatty, Steven Warwick, and Valerie Martino

 

 

 

THURSDAY, October 12, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Elder, King Buffalo, Summoner, Birnam Wood

 

Middle East Upstairs

Shoffy, Iuhx

 

Middle East Downstairs

Figure & Midnight Tyrannosaurus

 

Great Scott

Max Frost, Nawas

 

O’Brien’s

Slim Jim and the Mad Cows, Gold Blood & Associates, Sugar Blood Jinx

 

Brighton Music Hall

Quinn XCII, Shallou

 

House of Blues

Algorhythm – 930pm

 

Pvris – 630pm

 

Lilypad

Black Glass: Fonti Christophillis, Etznab, Why Another

 

Lizard Lounge

The People’s Karaoke

 

The Sinclair

Beach Fossils, Snail Mail, Raener

 

 

 

FRIDAY, October 13, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Doctor Gasp, The Z Boys

 

Middle East Upstairs

Weaves, Tancred, Lost Dogs

 

Middle East Downstairs

Xmortis: Monster A Go Go

 

Great Scott

The Weeks, Dan Luke and the Raid

 

O’Brien’s

David Age & The Regrets, Black Helicopter, Death Pesos, Ringtail

 

Brighton Music Hall

Elysian Pumpkin Roadshow with Emo Night Brooklyn

 

Lilypad

Andrew O’Keefee, Hayes Cummings, Max Liebman

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf, David Fiuczynski

 

The Sinclair

The Glitter Boys – 10pm

 

The California Honeydrops, The Steady 45’s – 9pm

 

 

 

SATURDAY, October 14, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Atlas Genius, Magic Giant, Half the Animal

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with special guest DJ Misbehaviour – 11pm

 

David Ramirez – 630pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Double Tiger, Yesai

 

Great Scott

Phantoms, Paperwhite

 

O’Brien’s

Colbis The Creature, Twin Ponies, Today Junior, Little Lamb

 

Brighton Music Hall

Andrew WK, Sidewalk Driver, Shane Slaughter

 

House of Blues

JJ Grey & Mofro

 

Lilypad

Roz & The Ricecakes, Audrey Harrer, Anjimile

 

Lizard Lounge

The Macrotones, Dingonek Street Band

 

The Sinclair

The Feelies

 

 

 

SUNDAY, October 15, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Evie Sands, Corin Ashley

 

Middle East Upstairs

Hurricane Harvey Benefit Concert featuring DJ Anomaly, Mei Ohara, and more

 

Great Scott

Andrew Belle, Praytell

 

O’Brien’s

Duke of Surl, Bruvs, Love Strangers, Hexpet

 

Brighton Music Hall

Andrew WK, Swivel

 

Lilypad

Lilypad Jazz Jam + David Arteaga Quartet – 9pm

 

Some Assembly Required Presents Modern American – 4pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Mariam Dahbi

 

The Sinclair

Everything Everything, Savior Adore

 

 

 

MONDAY, October 16, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Taco Monday Mess-Around

 

Middle East Upstairs

Racquet Club, Dreamtigers

 

Great Scott

The Courtneys, Versing, Weakened Friends

 

O’Brien’s

Greylock, King Chiefs, Sundrifter

 

Brighton Music Hall

Daley, Tiffany Gouche

 

House of Blues

Kaleo – 630pm

 

Cal Kehoe – 5pm

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Quartet – 830pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays: Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas – 10pm

 

Blind Pilot, Charlie Cunningham – 8pm

 

 

 

TUESDAY, October 17, 2017

 

Once Somerville

PigPen Theatre Co, David Luning – 845pm

 

Heavy Metal Tuesday – 7pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

TV Girl, Brothertiger, Bedbug

 

Middle East Downstairs

Curren$y, Kent Jones, Corner Boy P, Ski Beats

 

Great Scott

Pickwick, The Elwins

 

O’Brien’s

Deeper, Gravel, St Ripper, Leopard Print Taser

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Underachievers, Injury Reserve, Warm Brew

 

House of Blues

Zedd

 

Lilypad

Bob Gullotti Trio – 1030pm

 

Heavy Super Group – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Naya Rockers with Toussaint Liberator plus Sarah B

 

The Sinclair

Black Pistol Fire, Black Foot Gypsies

 

Café Fixe

Non-Event presents their October Experimental Coffee House, featuring Joseph Allred

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, October 18, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Reeves Gabrels, House of Harm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Nekromantic, The Briains, Diablogato, Dead Trains

 

Great Scott

Grizfolk, Armors, The Godfreys

 

O’Brien’s

Ghosts and Shadows, Governor, Mailman Carl

 

Brighton Music Hall

Cults, Cullen Omori, Hideout, DJ Carbo

 

House of Blues

Zedd

 

Lilypad

Gil Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

Peter Kenagy Quintet – 830pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Sean Trischka, The Denniss Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

The McNeill Six – 10pm

 

Noah Gundersen, Silver Torches – 9pm

 

 

 

THURSDAY, October 19, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Avi Jacob, The Smallest Town Ensemble, Tad Overbaugh

 

Middle East Upstairs

Pears, No Trigger, Russian Girlfriends, Choke Up

 

Middle East Downstairs

Squnto x Boogie T

 

O’Brien’s

Gun Mother, Narrow Waves, Scream Castle, Gizzards, Tuft

 

Brighton Music Hall

Overcoats, Glassio, DJ Carbo

 

House of Blues

The Front Bottoms

 

Lilypad

Claire Bryant & The Babes, Madeleine McQueen, Chloe Jane, Miette Hope – 1030pm

 

Diane Cluck, Sam Moss – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Daniel Pearl Music Day: 6th Annual Harmony for Humanity

 

The Sinclair

Chelsea Wolfe, Youth Code

 

 

 

FRIDAY, October 20, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Janeane Garafalo

 

Middle East Upstairs

The National Parks, Rivvrs, The Western Den

 

Middle East Downstairs

“Heroes,’’ with special guest DJ Brian Halligan – 1030pm

 

Bizarre Ride II, The Pharcyde, Khingz, Mic Front – 630pm

 

Great Scott

All Pigs Must Die, Wormwood, Plagues

 

O’Brien’s

The Hideout, Lost Love, Maladroit, Piss & Vinegar

 

Brighton Music Hall

Toadies, Local H

 

House of Blues

BR Lively – 9pm

 

Misterwives – 6pm

 

Lilypad

FEMS Costume Party Open Mic – 1030pm

 

Katie Dobbins, Hana Kahn, Maxwell Bailey – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Motivated Sequence, The Nickel & Dime Band featuring Rick Berlin, Field Day, Harry & The Hot Flashes

 

The Sinclair

The Glitter Boys – 10pm

 

Benjamin Booker, She Keeps Bees – 9pm

 

 

 

SATURDAY, October 21, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Kris Delmhorst & Jeffrey Foucault

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with John Funke and Johnny Stevens – 11pm

 

Smoking Popes, Chris Farren – 630pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Propagandhi, Iron Chic, Heartsounds

 

Great Scott

Scissorfight, Roadsaw, Test Meat, Mantooth

 

O’Brien’s

Tombs, Bewitcher, Seax, Slow Death

 

Brighton Music Hall

Soulfly, Cannabis Corpse, Noisem, Lody Kong

 

House of Blues

Electro Politics – 11pm

 

Lotus – 7pm

 

Lilypad

Kyle Bent, Oompa, Teamarr

 

Lizard Lounge

Tim Gearan Trio, The DuPont Brothers

 

The Sinclair

Son Little, Ana.ni

 

 

 

SUNDAY, October 22, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Kal Marks, Rozamov, Husbandry, The Nomad Stones

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Spill Canvas, Chase Huglin, Rival Colors

 

Great Scott

Mini Dresses, Lina Tullgren

 

O’Brien’s

Aneurysm, Max Jupiter, LMI, Blood Built Empire

 

House of Blues

DJ Xplicit – 9pm

 

Henrique E Juliano – 7pm

 

Lilypad

Joe Hunt Trio – 830pm

 

Eric Ostling Quartet featuring Peter Seckel – 6pm

 

Jesse Williams’ Student Jazz Bands – 130pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

Mashrou’ Leila

 

 

 

MONDAY, October 23, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Grave Dancers, Trusty Sidekick

 

Great Scott

Lawrence Rothman

 

O’Brien’s

Cobalt, Pig’s Blood, Eaten

 

Brighton Music Hall

Brynn Elliot, Luhx

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Quartet – 830pm

 

DJ Sparr ad Kristina Bachrach: Electric Guitar & Soprano

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays: Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas – 10pm

 

Majid Jordan – 9pm

 

 

 

TUESDAY, October 24, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Heavy Metal Tuesday – 7pm

 

Metal Yoga with Black Widow Yoga – 630pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Opia, Sleeping Lion

 

Middle East Downstairs

Lee Scratch Perry, Flying Vipers

 

Great Scott

This Is The Kit, Helena Deland

 

O’Brien’s

Pujol, Eggy and the California Flowers, Darklands

 

Lilypad

JD Eicher & Jesse Ruben

 

Lizard Lounge

Duke Levine’s Super Sweet Sounds of the 70’s

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, October 25, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Dalek

 

Middle East Upstairs

Bat House, Jelani Sei, Model/Actriz

 

O’Brien’s

Hail to Nothing, Gnat, Whoppi Sticks, Inconvenience Store, Chained to the Bottom of the Ocean

 

Brighton Music Hall

James McMurtry

 

House of Blues

Lecrae

 

Lilypad

Gil Aharon Trio – 1030pm

 

Charlie Kohlhase’s Explorer’s Club – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

The McNeill Six – 10pm

 

T-Pain, Smino – 9pm

 

 

 

THURSDAY, October 26, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Boy Harsher

 

Middle East Upstairs

Florist, Horse Jumper of Love, People Like You

 

Middle East Downstairs

Glow Boston Presents Welcome to the Upside Down Halloween Party

 

Great Scott

SUSTO, Esmé Patterson

 

O’Brien’s

The Annual GRCB Halloween Cover Band Fundraiser

 

Brighton Music Hall

La Femme, Jacques

 

House of Blues

Michael Ray, Chris Lane

 

Lilypad

Loiacono, Garzone, Aharon, Lockwood – 1030pm

 

Yumi Zouma, She Devils, Photocomfort – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Nico Rivers, The Jackals, Echo Bloom

 

The Sinclair

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

 

Rezz, No Mana – 9pm

 

 

 

FRIDAY, October 27, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Air Traffic Controller, Starman, Suncruiser, The Symptoms, DJ Day Glow

 

Middle East Upstairs

Halloween Hangover XII, featuring Blindspot, Fire in the Field, No Hugs, Jodi Roads & Mila

 

Middle East Downstairs

Dancelujah’s 2nd Annual Halloween Bash featuring The Trop Music Orchestra

 

Great Scott

Shigeto

 

O’Brien’s

Prize the Doubt, Ted Billings, Chris Amaral, Matt Murphy, Mikey Holland, Dan Webb

 

Brighton Music Hall

Big D and the Kids Table, Spring Heeled Jack, Mickey Rickshaw

 

House of Blues

Lioness – 9pm

 

Josh Ritter and the Royal City Band – 7pm

 

Lilypad

All Souls Ball II: Beware the Dangers of a Ghost Scorpion!, Sinnet, Boston Cream – 1030pm

 

Chronic Jazz Syndrome – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf

 

The Sinclair

The Glitter Boys – 10pm

 

Whethan, Saint Wknd, Ashe – 9pm

 

 

 

SATURDAY, October 28, 2017

 

Once Somerville

The Young Americans, Bikini Whale, Ad Seeds – 8pm

 

Muertos at Once: DJ Metal Mariachi – 6pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ghoulelujah! Halloween Soulelujah with Ty Jesso

 

Middle East Downstairs

Yheti, DMVU, Eastghost, Toadface

 

O’Brien’s

Growing Up Spooky with Black Beach as Black Sabbath, Milk as Blue/Gorillaz, Aneursym as Adolescents, The Dirty Birds as the Sonics

 

Brighton Music Hall

Big D and the Kids Table, Spring Heeled Jack, Lenny Lashley’s Gang of One

 

House of Blues

Epic Halloween – 1030pm

 

Parov Stelar – 6pm

 

Lilypad

Some Like It Hott 51: Sunshine City’s Halloween Special – 9pm

 

Elan Mehler Trio, TJ & The Revenge – 630pm

 

Lizard Lounge

OldJack’s Last Saturday with The Rationales and Mally Smith

 

 

 

SUNDAY, October 29, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Ego Likeness, The Rain Within, Adoration Destroyed – 830pm

 

ACLU Guitarmy: Club d’Uke, Matthew Stubbs and the Antiguas, Guitarzan, The Savtones, Amy Griffin with Kevin Patey, OfficeR – 230pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Microwave, Big Jesus, Blis

 

Great Scott

Bernhoft

 

O’Brien’s

Soul Remnants, Mourned, Scaphism, Cynicism

 

House of Blues

Simon Posford presents the Shpongletron

 

Lilypad

David Arteaga Quartet + Open Jazz Jam – 9pm

 

Pablo Ablanedo OCTETo – 630pm

 

Warrior Groove Yoga – 230pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night: Shilo

 

The Sinclair

Giraffage, Sweater Beats, Wingtip

 

 

 

MONDAY, October 30, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Dame, Shadow Age, Security

 

Middle East Upstairs

Dan & The Wildfire, A Campbell Payne, Chris & Erica

 

Great Scott

WZBC Fall Concert, with Leggy, didi, Human People, gobbinjr

 

O’Brien’s

Pathogenic, Vivisepulture, The Beast of Nod, Graviton

 

Brighton Music Hall

Nothing But Thives, Missio, Airways

 

House of Blues

Jack & Jack

 

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 – 10pm

 

Goblin, Morricone Youth – 8pm

 

 

 

TUESDAY, October 31, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Warning, Morne – 845pm

 

Heavy Metal Tuesday – 7pm

 

Middle East Downstairs

Glitterki presents Cavity featuring CupcakKe – 930pm

 

The 2017 Lily Black Halloween Party featuring Lily Black,, Exit Academy, BadGud – 7pm

 

Great Scott

Helms Alee, Courage Cloak, Lesser Glow

 

O’Brien’s

Van Railin, Fugzai set by Ghosts of Sailors at Sea, Prince set by Bedtimemagic, Weezer Cover Set

 

Brighton Music Hall

Boris, Endon, Mutiod Man

 

House of Blues

Cypress Hill

 

Lizard Lounge

The Horse Eyed Men – 11pm

 

Noble Dust Presents a Twin Peaks Halloween – 10pm

 

Aurora Birch – 9pm

 

The Sinclair

Tera Melos, Speedy Ortiz, And the Kids

 

 

 

UPCOMING / ONGOING

 

First Parish in Cambridge

Thursday, November 2: Non-Event presents Joe McPhee + Jeb Bishop, with Forbes Graham, Andria Nicodemou, Damon Smith

 

Swissnex Boston

Wednesday, November 8: Non-Event and Swissnex present Jurg Frey with Ordinary Affects

 

Le Laboratoire

Saturday, November 11: Non-Event, The Zuricher Hochschule der Kunste, and Swissnex Boston present The Ever Present Orchestra, featuring Oren Ambarchi, performing works by Alvin Lucier

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, November 14: Non-Event presents their November Experimental Coffee House, featuring Victorial Shen