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Concert Report for May 20 – June 7, 2015

 

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.  Please send additions or corrections to zbcpromo [at] gmail [dot] com.

 

 

T.T. the Bears

Middle East

Great Scott

O’Brien’s

 

 

 

 

Brighton Music Hall

Non-Event

Coolidge Corner Theatre

Brattle Theatre

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Lower Standards, The Cranks, Melissa Giges, Chloe Kinnon

 

Middle East Upstairs

Post Modern Authors, Atlas Lab, Future Carnivores, LA Jeff

 

Middle East Downstairs

The New Mastersounds, Euforquestra, Organically Good Trio

 

Great Scott

Ingergalactix, Skrizzly Adams, The Brazilian Johnsons

 

O’Brien’s

Jim Healy, Aaron Shadwell, Chrissy V

 

Brighton Music Hall

Kill Paris

 

 

 

THURSDAY, May 21, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Bent Shapes, TW Walsh, Weather, Vita and the Woolf

 

Middle East Upstairs

IAN, Palehound, Harmoos, The Craters

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Rentals, Rey Pila, Radiation City

 

Great Scott

Melt Banana, Particulars

 

O’Brien’s

Child Ride, Gazer, Conmen, Try Again

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Shills, Beware the Dangers of a Ghost Scorpion!, Otp

 

 

 

FRIDAY, May 22, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Lights Out, Planetoid, The Luxury, City Rivals

 

Middle East Upstairs

Blacastan, Alyssa Marie, Its Imc, Dot Hollis, Big Jaye, Jerk Money

 

Middle East Downstairs

J Rabbit, ABSRDST, Andrew Garcia, Joe Bermudez

 

Great Scott

Bo Ningen, Every Kim Parcell

 

O’Brien’s

The Heavies, Meridian, Pinch Hitter, The Civil Warblers, Old Wild Eyes, Rachel Hael

 

Brighton Music Hall

Randy & Mr Lahey

 

Goethe-Institut Boston

Non-Event presents Jeph Jerman + Tim Barnes, Fraufraulein

 

 

 

SATURDAY, May 23, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

“Heroes” DJ Chris Ewen spins 80s, new wave, retro & more – 10pm doors

 

Dead Heavens – 530pm doors

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with J-Zone and Mister Jason – 11pm doors

 

Stray Bullets, The Black Cheers, NoToX, Neighborhood S—t, Orphan Killbot, A Minor Revolution – All Ages – 3pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Mobb Deep

 

O’Brien’s

Big Kill, Raw Blow, Holiday Music, poetry readings by Shari Caplan, in between band music by Masks

 

Brighton Music Hall

Dan Deacon, DJ Carbo

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 24, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Julius Earthling, The Owens, Du Vide, Ruller – 830pm doors

 

The Dogmatics, Triple Thick, The Worried, Andy California, Axemonkee, Pioneer Valley Pioneers, Hambone Skinny – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Upstairs

Holy Wave, The TeleVibes, Soft Eyes, Fedavees – 8pm doors

 

School of Rock Boston Presents: Guns N Roses vs Motley Crue – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Da TRUTH, Christon Gray, Angie Rose, Caleb Mccoy, Shanell Alyssa – All Ages – 8pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

Rotating Strawberry Madonna, The Meaning of Life, The Planes, Hammer & Snake

 

Brighton Music Hall

Ensiferum, Korpiklaani, Trollfest

 

 

 

MONDAY, May 25, 2015

 

Middle East Upstairs

Memorial Day Variety Show Bash

 

Great Scott

Guerrilla Toss, Giant Claw, Crosss

 

O’Brien’s

Treasure Fleet, Zip-Tie Handcuffs, The Furs, Drug Dogs

 

 

 

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Chariot Brigade, Surf Vietnam, Bruvs, Boys Room

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ashe, Jay Bird, Dylan Reese, Bishup Bicardi, Cale Dru

 

Great Scott

Slim Cessna’s Auto Club, Mill Pond Falls, The Waveriders

 

O’Brien’s

Deep in Green, Daily Grind, Lockjaw Smile

 

Brighton Music Hall

Striking Matches, Secret Sisters

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Ivan & Alyosha, Kris Orlowski

 

Middle East Upstairs

The Symptoms, American Echoes, Avi Jacob, Thick Wild

 

Middle East Downstairs

Celso Pina, Pato Machete

 

Great Scott

Bent Knee, Big Sway, Das Muerte

 

O’Brien’s

Jim Healey, Matt Charette, Doug Wartman, Jeremiah Tall

 

Brighton Music Hall

Other Lives, DJ Carbo, Riothorse Royale

 

 

 

THURSDAY, May 28, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Red Paintings, Transdusk, Big Time Kill

 

Middle East Upstairs

Glocca Morra, LVL UP, Greys, Choke Up – All Ages – 730pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Nth Power, Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, Richard James and the Name Changers

 

Great Scott

Jakubi, And the Kids

 

O’Brien’s

The New Warden, The Radicals, On My Snare, Oh The Humanity

 

Brighton Music Hall

Kiasmos

 

The Institute of Contemporary Art

 

Non-Event, Ricardo De Lima, and the ICA present Jason Lescalleet, Caroline Park & Asha Tamirisa, Dinnersss

 

 

FRIDAY, May 29, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Hobo Chill, Destroy Babylon, Brunt of It, The Copacetics, Riki Rocksteady

 

Middle East Upstairs

When Particles Collide, Butterknife, Mad Anthony, The Color and Sound

 

Middle East Downstairs

Sinners & Saints, Death & Taxes, The Old Edison, Nick and the Adversaries

 

Great Scott

Soccer Mom, Infinity Girl, Chandos, Coaches

 

O’Brien’s

Never Got Caught, Gozu, The Heave Ho, Hey Zeus

 

Brighton Music Hall

Seinabo Sey

 

 

 

SATURDAY, May 30, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

“Heroes” DJ Chris Ewen spins 80s, new wave, retro & more

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with E Dorsey – 11pm doors

 

Fireworks, Turnover, Sorority Noise – All Ages – 6pm doors

 

Who Killed Spikey Jacket?, Tenebrae, Broken Stereo, Bar Room Heroes – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Terravita, Kick N Licks – 10pm doors

 

Juice, Mad Yonder – 6pm doors

 

Great Scott

Awesome Day Fest 2015: Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys, Zip-Tie Handcuffs, Weird Womb, Cask Mouse, DJ Panda

 

O’Brien’s

Kudgel, Codetta, Vic Firecracker, Gondoliers, Shatner, Diablo Gato, Kind, Crooked North

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Steeldrivers

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 31, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Haunted Summer, Andre Obin, Pale Hands, The Wrong Shapes

 

Middle East Upstairs

Diabolic, Heddshotts – 8pm doors

 

School of Rock Boston Presents: Corporate Rock – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Death

 

Great Scott

Jessica Hernandez & The Delta, Gold Blood and the Associates

 

O’Brien’s

Born Without Bones, Sundials, Young Leaves, Notches

 

Brighton Music Hall

Hudson Mohawke

 

 

 

MONDAY, June 1, 2015

 

Middle East Upstairs

The Lousy Instruments, The Furies, Balancer, Sarah Kenyon

 

Great Scott

Dreamers, Gringo Starr, Shantih Shantih

 

O’Brien’s

Bottle Caps, Teen Death, The Furs, Eggy Benedict

 

Brighton Music Hall

Holly Herndon

 

 

 

TUESDAY, June 2, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

Stone Creatures, Mundo’s Crazy Circus, Hoochie Coochie Men, Apollo Blue

 

Middle East Upstairs

Prawn, Yeehaw, Trophy Lungs, Districts – All Ages – 8pm doors

 

Great Scott

Eternal Summers

 

O’Brien’s

Tyler & The Names, Pet Sun, All Talk

 

Brighton Music Hall

Unknown Mortal Orchestra

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Flashlights, Josh Berwanger, Brown Lasers

 

Middle East Upstairs

Beta Play, The Tragic Thrills, Cole Brightbill, Phresh Acid – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Great Scott

Iron Reagan, Angel Du$t, Noisem

 

O’Brien’s

Enabler, Meek is Murder, I Am Become Death, Los Bungalitos, Animals

 

Brighton Music Hall

Rich Robinson, Dave O’Grady

 

 

 

THURSDAY, June 4, 2015

 

Middle East Upstairs

Bishop Nehru

 

Middle East Downstairs

Justine Skye, Jennie O, Nancia – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

O’Brien’s

DCDR, In The Meantime, Sea of Storms, Currents

 

 

 

FRIDAY, June 5, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Big Lonesome, Vary Lumar, Jason Anderson Band, The Fatal Flaw

 

Middle East Upstairs

Doom Lover’s Vaudevillian Spectacular featuring Cordelia & The Buffalo, Matthew Connor

 

Middle East Downstairs

Modern Life Is War, United Nations, The Banner, Frameworks, Sweet Jesus

 

Great Scott

Crocodiles, Shark Week, Salem Wolves

 

O’Brien’s

Upheaval, Lynch Pigs, Wrought Iron Hex, Lucifer Jones

 

Brighton Music Hall

Hollywood Ending

 

 

 

SATURDAY, June 6, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

“Heroes” DJ Chris Ewen spins 80s, new wave, retro & more – 10pm doors

 

US Air Guitar Championships – Boston Qualifier; The Daley Grimes – 6pm doors

 

Middle East Upstairs

The Woggles, Muck and the Mires, The Forz

 

Middle East Downstairs

Savant

 

Brighton Music Hall

Corrosion: A Goth, Industrial, and Powernoise Club Night, with WZBC DJ Brian L and DJ Devil’s Advocate

 

 

 

SUNDAY, June 7, 2015

 

T.T. the Bears

The Very Best, Mrs Skannato, The Offseason, Mr Fahrenheit – 3pm doors

 

Middle East Upstairs

Head North, A Will Away, Light Years, Casey Bolles- All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Great Scott

BC Camplight

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Do, Goodbyemotel

 

Middlesex Lounge

Non-Event and the Goethe-Institut Boston present Pole, MFO, Lucy Lewis

 

 

 

UPCOMING/ONGOING

 

Café Fixe

Tuesday, June 9: Non-Event presents their June Experimental Coffee House, featuring Morgan Packard

 

Washington Street Art Center

Wednesday, June 17: Non-Event and Washington Street Art Center present Will Guthrie, Asher Tuil

 

Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

Wednesday, June 24: Non-Event and the Metropolitan Waterworks Museum present Glenn Jones with Matt Azevedo, Jesse Collins