WZBC Spring Concert: Tuesday April 4, Great Scott

 

 

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Concert Report for March 23 – April 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.

 

 

 

THURSDAY, March 23, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Chris Farren, Katie Ellen, Cowboy Boy – 7pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Nails, Toxic Holocaust, Gatecreeper, Wound Man

 

Great Scott

Aaron Lee Tasjan, Julie Rhodes

 

O’Brien’s

Beans on Toast, The Old Edison, Troll 2, Miketon & The Nightblinders

 

Brighton Music Hall

Shiny Toy Guns, Savoir Adore

 

House of Blues

Ladies First

 

Lilypad

Slug Christ – 10pm

 

Joe Fiedler Quintet – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Lost Marbles Salon, hosted by Nate Greenslit and Vessela Stoyanova

 

The Sinclair

Alan Doyle & The Beautiful Gypsies, Donovan Woods

 

 

 

FRIDAY, March 24, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Stef Chura

 

Middle East Upstairs

Colleen Green, The Memories, Emotional, James Leonard, Degreaser

 

Middle East Downstairs

Heroes: with special guest DJ Ian Ford – 10pm doors

 

They, Ish Darr, Just Juice – 9pm doors

 

Great Scott

Funeral Nation, Sacrificial Blood, Seax, Mallues

 

O’Brien’s

Thrust Club, Ms Fridrich’s Messy Ann Band, FuzzQueen, Awaaz Do

 

Brighton Music Hall

Nouvelle Vague, Liset Alea, DJ Carbo

 

House of Blues

Simple Plan, Set It Off, Seaway

 

Lilypad

The Gala, Future Carnivores, Lessa Coyne – 10pm

 

Bay Faction, Fish House, Noah Chenfield -730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf with special Guest Ed Mann – 1015pm

 

Amy Helm – 8pm

 

The Sinclair

Point Break Live

 

 

 

SATURDAY, March 25, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Gold Muse, Savak, Lake Ruth, DJ Bad Squirrel

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Special Guest DJ Prestige, Claude Money – 11pm doors

 

Laura Stevenson, Adult Mom, Me in Capris – 630pm

 

5th Annual Spring Jam Powered by the Artist One Tour – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Boo Seeka, Let’s Wait – 930pm doors

 

Danielle Cohn, Raegan Beast, Derek Couture, Andrew Fontenot, Rory Fitzpatrick, Aaron Melloul, Cameron Russo, Seven Doung, Mike Rohelia, ThatsSoAlexa, Johnny Guazz, Kale Blaze – 345pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

A Wish For Fire, Devil On Horseback, Test Meat

 

Brighton Music Hall

Allah-Las, The Babe Rainbow

 

House of Blues

At The Drive-In

 

Lilypad

Some Like It Hott: Back to the 80s

 

Lizard Lounge

The Stash! Band, The Brother Brothers

 

The Sinclair

Yacht Rock Revue

 

 

 

SUNDAY, March 26, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Alice Bag, Shepherdess, Electric Street Queens

 

Middle East Upstairs

Dirty Dishes, Soft Fangs, Lady Bones, Saccharine, Lilith

 

Middle East Downstairs

FKJ, Cezaire, Dabeull

 

Great Scott

Alex Lahey, Heavy Pockets, Early Bird

 

O’Brien’s

Martyrs, Deacon Bill, Rictus Grin

 

Brighton Music Hall

Monsiuer Perine

 

Lilypad

Joe Hunt Group – 830pm

 

The Eclectics – 6pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

The Japanese House, Blaise Moore

 

 

 

MONDAY, March 27, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Taco Monday Mess-Around: Jay Allen, Tom Baker, Justine Covault, Chrissie Vaccaro

 

Middle East Upstairs

Three Case Day

 

Great Scott

Dude York, Paws, Idiot Jeans

 

O’Brien’s

Foxfires, Harvey Pekar, Vauted, Garbage Time

 

Brighton Music Hall

Powers & James Hersey, Nick Leng

 

Lilypad

The Fringe – 1030pm

 

Jerry Bergonzi Group – 830pm

 

FieldTrip: Phil Grenadier & Gary Fieldman Duo – 715pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays featuring Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas – 10pm

 

Bebe Rexha, Daniel Skye, Spencer Ludwig – 7pm doors

 

 

 

TUESDAY, March 28, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sophia Gripari, Sleeping Lion, Soul Candy, Jackson Lundy

 

Middle East Downstairs

Sertab Erener

 

Great Scott

The Courtneys, Jay Som, Halfsour

 

O’Brien’s

Nice Guys, Earthquake Party, Datenight

 

Brighton Music Hall

Lambchop, Animal Hospital

 

House of Blues

Thursday

 

Lilypad

Kenny Werner Group

 

Lizard Lounge

Tribute Tuesday featuring the music of Leonard Cohen performed by Avi Jacob

 

The Sinclair

Chicano Batman, 79.5, SadGirl

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, March 29, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Wacken Metal Battle USA – Boston Round 3: Upheavel, Leather Lung, Birnam Wood, Concillium

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sofi Tukker, LP Giobbi

 

Middle East Downstairs

8th Day

 

Great Scott

Mickey Rickshaw, Glacier, The Dead Trains

 

O’Brien’s

Animal Hospital, Living Body, Nightime Sunshine, Gun Mother

 

House of Blues

Richard Ashcroft

 

Lilypad

Ben Cosgrove

 

Lizard Lounge

David Johnston, The Dennis Brennan Band

 

The Sinclair

Emo Night Boston: Luke O’Neil & Nick Grieco with special guest Geoff Rickly – 930pm doors

 

John Oates – 7pm doors

 

 

 

THURSDAY, March 30, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Black Helicopter, Trinary System, Boston Typewriter Orchestra

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ovlov, Grass is Green, Pudge, Rick Rude

 

Middle East Downstairs

“Neon Dreams” EDM Party, featuring DJ Venom, Bamboora, Wubson & More

 

Great Scott

Cosmonauts, The Molochs

 

O’Brien’s

Strange Mangers, Puppy Problems, Saccharine, Bedbug

 

Brighton Music Hall

Emo Night Brooklyn Presents: The Official New Found Glory After Party – 11pm

 

Saba, Joseph Chilliams, MFnMelo, Sylvan Lacue – 7pm

 

House of Blues

The After Party Featuring Bamboora – 10pm

 

Matoma – 7pm

 

Lilypad

The Hearth Breath Ensemble

 

Lizard Lounge

The Lost Marbles Salon, hosted by Nate Greenslit and Vessela Stoyanova

 

The Sinclair

Sohn, William Doyle

 

 

 

FRIDAY, March 31, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

NE-HI, Steep Leans, Cove Sauce

 

Middle East Downstairs

Superstition Spellbound, featuring DJ Brian Halligan, DJ Lost Boy, and DJ Anomaly

 

Great Scott

Youngr, Midnight to Monaco

 

O’Brien’s

Spelling, Great News, Aneurysm, Ghosts of Sailors at Sea

 

Brighton Music Hall

Juice, Kyle Thornton & The Company, Los Elk

 

House of Blues

Anjunabeats Presents: North American Tour 2017

 

Lilypad

The Cult of Point Break Society Presents the Music of Steely Dan, Yankee Power – 10pm

 

Singing Sober: Musicians Share Stories of Recovery – 630pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Abbie Barrett, Gene Dante – 1015pm

 

Amy Helm – 8pm

 

The Sinclair

Thao, Yowler

 

SMFA-Tufts Library

Non-Event and SMFA Library sounds present a concert & talk by Malcolm Goldstein

 

 

 

SATURDAY, April 1, 2017

 

Middle East Upstairs

Erra, Phinehas, Auras, The Worst Of Us, Of Nations

 

Middle East Downstairs

Lez Zeppelin

 

Great Scott

Radclyffe Hall, Photocomfort, Raine

 

O’Brien’s

Barishi, Replacire, Aversed

 

Brighton Music Hall

John K Samson & The Winter Wheat, Worriers

 

House of Blues

The Ben Cote Band

 

Lizard Lounge

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

 

The Sinclair

Pimps of Joytime, Organically Good Trio

 

 

 

SUNDAY, April 2, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 1: Heel and Arrow, Cruel Miracle, Tom Baker and the Snakes, Barns

 

Middle East Upstairs

Stolas, Mylets, Icarus the Owl

 

Great Scott

Six Organs of Admittance, Minibeast, Alosi Den

 

O’Brien’s

Letters to Nepal, Chase Winters, Hera Lynn, Brenna Carroll

 

Brighton Music Hall

UFO : Saxon, Jared James Nichols

 

House of Blues

Kari Jobe

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

Pile, Gnarwhal, The Kominas, Kal Marks

 

 

 

MONDAY, April 3, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 2: Hey Zeus, Flight of Fire, Pulitzer Prize Fighter, You People

 

Middle East Upstairs

Taylor Bennett

 

Great Scott

Cameron Avery

 

O’Brien’s

City Mouse, Lucky United, Mr Fahrenheit, Dogtooth MA

 

Brighton Music Hall

Operators, Charly Bliss

 

House of Blues

Cal Kehoe

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Downbeat Mondays featuring Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas – 10pm

 

Crystal Fighters, Machineheart – 9pm

 

 

 

TUESDAY, April 4, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 3: The Heave-Ho, Rolling Nectar, The Rupert Selection, Matt York Music

 

Middle East Upstairs

Wake Island

 

Great Scott

WZBC Spring Concert: Sad13, Lina Tullgren, Gull Boy

 

O’Brien’s

Thirty Silver, Dead Harrison, Jack Romanov

 

House of Blues

Big Sean

 

Lizard Lounge

Tribute Tuesday with Susan Cattaneo performing Bonnie Raitt’s “The Glow”

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, April 5, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Boston Stands: A Benefit for the ACLU, with Chris Smither, Lori McKenna, Peter Mulvey, Vance Gilbert, Jesse Dee, Stephen Kellogg, Sarah Borges, Merrie Amsterburg, Sean Staples, Eric Royer, Paul Kochanski, Alastair Moock

 

Middle East Upstairs

Half Waif, Options, People Like You

 

Middle East Downstairs

John 5, Deprived, Lattermath

 

Great Scott

Weakened Friends, F—ko, Pushflowers

 

O’Brien’s

Dear Earth Politics, High Command, Dainsleif

 

Brighton Music Hall

Jain, Two Feet

 

House of Blues

Gucci Mane

 

The Sinclair

Moe

 

 

 

THURSDAY, April 6, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 4: The Tenafly Vipers, Red Red Rockit, Magen Tracy & The Missed Connections, Something Sneaky

 

Middle East Upstairs

KeithCharles Spacebar, Plad Finesse, Rams, The Samo D

 

Middle East Downstairs

The DigiTour

 

Great Scott

Kolars, Sammy Brue

 

O’Brien’s

Devon Kay and the Solutions, Rebuilder, Dollar Signs, Kevin Bogart

 

Brighton Music Hall

Bowling for Soup, Runaway Kids, Direct Hit!

 

House of Blues

The Lox

 

Lizard Lounge

Planet Radio

 

The Sinclair

Moe

 

 

 

FRIDAY, April 7, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 5: Diablogato, Stars Like Ours, No Hope/No Harm, Biltmore

 

Middle East Upstairs

Dancelujah: A Psychedelic Hip Hop Experience – 1030pm doors

 

Jenny Owen Youngs, Jess Abbot – 630pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Live Band Emo/Pop Punk Karaoke – 8pm doors

 

Temperance Movement, Cobi, The Shills – 8pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

Black Tomb, Conclave, Makavrah, Benthic Realm

 

Brighton Music Hall

Morgan James, Andy Allo

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf

 

The Sinclair

Moe

 

 

 

SATURDAY, April 8, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Rock & Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 6: The Humanoids, Heavy Necker, Carissa Johnson, City Rivals

 

Middle East Upstairs

Band of Silver

 

Middle East Downstairs

Vundabar, Horse Jumper of Love, Mini Dresses

 

Great Scott

Dancin’ Randy’s Ska Punk Time Machine

 

O’Brien’s

Kurt Baker Combo, Soraia, Watts, The Connection

 

Brighton Music Hall

Diet Cig, Lilith, Daddy Issues

 

House of Blues

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness – 630pm

 

Jonny Glenn – 6pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Joshua James, Timmy the Teeth

 

The Sinclair

Moe

 

 

 

SUNDAY, April 9, 2017

 

Once Somerville

Ladies Rock Camp Boston April 2017 Showcase – 830pm doors

 

Meklit – 630pm doors

 

Middle East Upstairs

James McCartney, Shawn Fogel – 7pm doors

 

Justin Symbol and the God Bombs, Keychain, Attraction to Tragedy, Lobotomobile, Shane Slaughter – 1pm doors

 

Great Scott

Oathbreaker, Sannhet, Jaye Jayle

 

O’Brien’s

Pray for Sound, Cardinal, A Day Without Love, Francesca Shanks

 

Brighton Music Hall

Never Shout Never, Me Like Bees

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

Kneebody, Donny McCaslin Group

 

 

 

UPCOMING / ONGOING

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, April 11: Non-Event presents their April Experimental Coffee House, featuring Wendy Eisenberg

 

School of the Museum of Fine Arts

 

Monday, April 17: Non-Event and SMFA present Ben Owen and Jason Kahn