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Concert Report for July 26 – August 7, 2016

 

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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.

 

 

 

TUESDAY, July 26, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Sea of Bones, Fister, Upheaval

Middle East Upstairs

Holy Grail, Exmortus, Spellcaster, Seven Spires

 

Middle East Downstairs

Russ – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Great Scott

Esmé Patterson, Winstons, Narrow Waves

 

O’Brien’s

Welcome Home, Make Room, Tighticus Finch

 

Brighton Music Hall

Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, The Brighton Beat, Adam Gibbons, DJ Carbo

 

Lilypad

Noah Preminger Quartet – 10pm

 

Skout – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Liz Frame & The Kickers, Red Tail Hawk

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

The Kickback, Weakened Friends, Cold Fronts, Parks

 

Middle East Downstairs

Sawyer Fredericks, Mia Z – All Ages – 8pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

Caliko, Stains of a Sunflower, Nico Rivers, Hailey Paige Magee

 

Brighton Music Hall

Vic Mensa, Joey Purp

 

House of Blues

Nacim Otiz

 

Lilypad

The Holy Polloy – 10pm

 

Seek Survival Tour – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Blue Ribbons – 1030pm

 

The Franc Graham Band – 9pm

 

The Sinclair

Unknown Moral Orchestra, Klaus Johann Grobe

 

 

 

THURSDAY, July 28, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Weatherman, Nathaniel Braddock, Stephanie Meyers

Middle East Upstairs

Skinny Bones, Lina Tullgren, Littlefoot, Stranger Mangers – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Stone Giant, MFD, Zilla, Migrant Motel

 

Great Scott

Lakou Mizik

 

Brighton Music Hall

Drake vs Kanye Tribute

 

House of Blues

Garbage

 

Lilypad

Duet Town, Sarah Cronin, Drunk Person, Sunshine City – 10pm

 

Neil Leonard Quartet, Branciforte – 8pm

 

Lizard Lounge

The Peach Kings – 1030pm

 

Mobley – 9pm

 

 

 

FRIDAY, July 29, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Apathy

 

Middle East Downstairs

Superstition, with DJ Anomaly, DJ Lavoie, DJ Static

 

Great Scott

Chicano Batman, Amasa Hines

 

O’Brien’s

Hepatagua, Grizzlor, Easter Bloodhounds, Campaign Committee

 

Brighton Music Hall

Further Seems Forever, Dryjacket, Kids

 

Lilypad

Secret Friday

 

Lizard Lounge

HDRnB, Krewe de Groove

 

The Sinclair

Marc Ribot & The Young Philadelphians

 

 

 

SATURDAY, July 30, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Your Friends Fest 2016: Psychic Dog, Mercury On Mars, Thrust Club, Rrrright?

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Sheila B & Ty Jesso – 11pm doors

 

The Drax, Await Rescue, Junior Classics, Big Time Kill – 630pm doors

 

Michael Constantino – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Chris Moreno, City of Dis, Wonderful Thunderbolts, Spo, Bay Faction, Regal Oaks, Strangers By Accident, James McCarthy & Tony Tempesta

 

Great Scott

Holy White Hounds, Zip-Tie Handcuffs, The Sun Parade

 

O’Brien’s

I Was Awake, Rupert Selection, Versa Contrast, Backchannels

 

Brighton Music Hall

White Lung, DJ Carbo, Greys

 

House of Blues

Epic Saturday – 10pm

 

Soul Search Saturday – 9pm

 

Chino y Nacho & Guaco – 6pm

 

Lilypad

Awaaz Do, Humeysha, Kominas

 

Lizard Lounge

Old Jack

 

The Sinclair

Rocket From the Crypt, The So So Glos

 

 

 

SUNDAY, July 31, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Ne Obliviscaris, Black Crown Initiate, Starkill, Pathogenic

Middle East Upstairs

Killer Cortez, Body English, Dan Masterson – 7pm doors

 

Playing With Fire, Steve and the Believers, Flip the Pag – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Great Scott

Two Cow Garage, The Dazies, Matt Charette & The Truer Sound

 

O’Brien’s

Lunglust, Guilt, Vaulted, Rejiem

 

Brighton Music Hall

The California Honeydrops

 

House of Blues

The Last Shadow Puppets

 

Lilypad

John Funkhouser Trio, Open Jazz Jam – 9pm

 

Tomohiro Mori Quintet – 730pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

 

 

MONDAY, August 1, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Alex G, Vundabar, Brittle Brian

Middle East Upstairs

Bron Don, Gnarly Charlie, Austin Armstrong

 

Great Scott

Forn, Yellow Eyes

 

O’Brien’s

Bells, Friendship Commanders, The Effects, Drew O’Doherty

 

Brighton Music Hall

Riff Raff, Trill Sammy & Dice SoHo, Dollarbillgates

 

Lizard Lounge

Open Mic Challenge

 

The Sinclair

Kandace Springs

 

 

 

TUESDAY, August 2, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Skeletonwitch, Magic Cricle, Lich King, Black Mass

Middle East Upstairs

Jelly Roll, Whitney Peyton – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

The Penthouse, herMajesty, Gone in the Rearview

 

Lizard Lounge

The Social No 11, The Rachel Sumner Trio

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, August 3, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Strange Changes, Geph, Chameleon Culture, Schooltree

 

Great Scott

Nomads, PanzerBastard

 

O’Brien’s

Mokita, iives, Katie Stump, See

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Hush Sound, Merriment, Falls

 

Lizard Lounge

Dan Blakeslee – 11pm

 

Lisa Bastoni & Band – 10pm

 

Noah Weinstein – 915pm

 

Naomi Sommers – 830pm

 

The Sinclair

Everything Everything, Bearstronaut

 

 

 

THURSDAY, August 4, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Skyjelly, Emerald Comets, Sadha

Middle East Upstairs

Downtown Boys, Shopping, Gauche, Ursula – All Ages – 8pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

Prophets of Addiction, The Erotics, 3 Parts Dead, Pink of Demons Alley

 

Brighton Music Hall

Nothing But Thieves, Weathers, The Unlikely Candidates

 

Lizard Lounge

The A-Bees – 1045pm

 

Otis Grove – 930pm

 

The Sinclair

Emo Night Boston with Luke O’Neil, Texas Mike & Friends, White Belts, Weekend at Party Pier

 

 

 

FRIDAY, August 5, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Landmark Showcase Festival

Middle East Upstairs

Boogarins, The Televibes, Magic Shoppe, John Andrews & The Yawns

 

Middle East Downstairs

Pouya, Germ, Ramirez, Shakewell – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Great Scott

If These Trees Could Talk, Driftoff, Alex Turnquist, Pray for Sound

 

O’Brien’s

Le Yikes Surf Club, Courters, Bad Deals

 

Brighton Music Hall

I Prevail, The White Noise, My Enemies & I, Bad Seed Rising

 

House of Blues

Boys Like Girls

 

Lizard Lounge

Club d’Elf

 

 

 

SATURDAY, August 6, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Stardust to Blackstar: The Lives of David Bowie

Middle East Upstairs

Spose, Shane Reis, God.Damn.Chan, Jimmy The Kid – All Ages – 630pm doors

 

Austin Jones, Trophy Wives, Run 2 Cover, Curses – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Over The Bridge, The Drunken Monkeys, James McCarthy, IPistol, The Hard Clean, Jone’s Landing

 

Great Scott

Bruvs, The Way Ways, Idiot Genes

 

O’Brien’s

Cortez, Wasted Theory, Geezer, Birch Hill Dam

 

Brighton Music Hall

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

 

Donavon Frankenreiter, Tom Curren – 6pm

 

Lizard Lounge

Duppy Conquerors

 

 

 

SUNDAY, August 7, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Once Somerville

 

Stardust to Blackstar: The Lives of David Bowie

Middle East Upstairs

Du Vide, Valleyheart, Vacation Manor, Future Teens

 

Great Scott

Dillinger Escape Plan, Lunglust

 

O’Brien’s

Gino and the Goons, The Heaters, Nice Guys, Andy California

 

Brighton Music Hall

Juliette Lewis

 

House of Blues

Gustavo Lima

 

Lizard Lounge

Poetry Night

 

The Sinclair

Jenny Slate