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Concert Report for April 27 – May 15, 2016

 

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.

 

 

 

Out of the Blue Too

 

Cuisine en Locale

Middle East

 

Great Scott

 

O’Brien’s

 

Brighton Music Hall

Non-Event

Coolidge Corner Theatre

Brattle Theatre

 

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016

 

Out of the Blue Too

Future Teens, Valleyheart

 

Cuisine en Locale

Absu, Sangus, Grue

 

Middle East Upstairs

Sales, Tangerine, People Like You – All Ages – 8pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Filter, Orgy, Vampires Everwhere, Death Valley High

 

Great Scott

Big Wild, Chet Porter, YDIMITU

 

O’Brien’s

Split/Halves, Foxtrot & The Get Down, Iverson Crossover

 

Brighton Music Hall

Wild Belle, James Supercave

 

School of the Museum of Fine Arts

 

Non-Event and the SMFA present Lea Bertucci and Forbes Graham

 

 

THURSDAY, April 28, 2016

 

Out of the Blue Too

Spooky Future, GEPH, Department of Everything

 

Cuisine en Locale

The Blue Ribbons

 

Middle East Upstairs

Juliana Barwick, Nat Baldwin, Skinny Bones, St Nothing

 

Middle East Downstairs

Freddie Gibbs, Jay IDK, Dutch Capital, E-Jake

 

Great Scott

Night Demon, Against the Grain, Visigoth, Abstruktor

 

O’Brien’s

Campaign Committee, Junior July, Transient Cities, Youth Decay

 

Brighton Music Hall

12th Annual Rock the Village Music & Style Show

 

 

 

FRIDAY, April 29, 2016

 

Out of the Blue Too

Spo, Psychic Dog, Cruel Miracle, Heavynecker

 

Cuisine en Locale

Question Box, featuring John Barera B2B Matt McNeil, Amanda Mussi, DJ Die Young – 9pm (Cuisine en Locale)

 

Jaggery, Dent, Audrey Harrer – 8pm (Once Ballroom)

 

Middle East Upstairs

Rama Lama Ding Dong Day 1, featuring The Monsieurs, The Prefab Messiahs, Nice Guys, Littlefoot, Scully, Black Beach, Future Spa

 

Middle East Downstairs

Terravita, Bare

 

Great Scott

Suuns, John Congleton and the Nighty Nite

 

O’Brien’s

The Darker Hues, Laughing Stock, Rebuilder, Hospital Beds

 

Brighton Music Hall

Wild Feathers, The Shelters, Peridot

 

 

 

SATURDAY, April 30, 2016

 

Out of the Blue Too

Horse Lords, The Channels

 

Cuisine en Locale

Michael Graves, Diablogato, 138, The Martians, You Scoundrel

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with Case Bloom & Claude Money – 11pm doors

 

Rama Lama Ding Dong Day 2, featuring Guerilla Toss, Ursula, The Barbazons, Johnnie and the Foodmasters, Kal Marks, Beware the Dangers of a Ghost Scorpion, The Electric Street Queens – 3pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Jai Wolf, Dirty Chocolate, Midoca

 

Great Scott

Mothers, Palm, Vunabar

 

O’Brien’s

Courage Cloak, Goddard, The Cloth, Sea, Bloodpheasent

 

Brighton Music Hall

Spiritual Rez, The Feel Good, Roots of Creation

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 1, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Chaser Eight, No/Hugs, Catching Moons, Marianne Toilet and the Runs – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Great Scott

Laura Stevenson, Crying, Chris Farren, Saccharine

 

O’Brien’s

Lunglust, Hush, Bleak, Vaulted

 

Brighton Music Hall

Spiritual Rez, Harsh Armadillo, Treehouse

 

 

 

MONDAY, May 2, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Jennifer Greer

 

Middle East Upstairs

Jared Evan – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Brighton Music Hall

Sticky Fingers, Bootleg Rascal

 

 

 

TUESDAY, May 3, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Heavy Metal and Pizza in the Lounge

 

Middle East Upstairs

Harry J Smith & The Bling, Hendrix Tribute, Ubuntu, Earth Mother

 

Middle East Downstairs

Oddisee

 

Great Scott

Parker Millsap, Caroline Rose

 

O’Brien’s

Corners, Magic Shoppe, Rye Pines, Dinoczar

 

Brighton Music Hall

Cate Le Bon

 

Café Fixe

Non-Event presents their May Experimental Coffee House, featuring Dollar Bin

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, May 4, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Basecamp, Tribe Society, Covey, Blue Healer

 

Great Scott

Max Frost, Rozes

 

O’Brien’s

Broads, Backwards Dancer, Something Sneaky

 

Brighton Music Hall

Fat White Family, Dilly Dally

 

 

 

THURSDAY, May 5, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Resonance

 

Middle East Upstairs

Mr Lif, Red Pill – 1030pm doors

 

Joseph, Liza Anna – 630pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Born Ruffians, On and On

 

Great Scott

Joe Fletcher & The Wrong Reasons, Brian Wright, Ian Fitzgerald

 

O’Brien’s

Solids, Stove, Clique, Kiss Concert

 

Brighton Music Hall

Local H

 

 

 

FRIDAY, May 6, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Stiz Grimey, Superstah Snuk, Moroney, JK47, plus special guest LB Byers – 1030pm doors

 

Eleanor Friedberger, Icewater, Soft Pyramids – 7pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Del The Funky Homosapien, feat DJ Shiftee, with Sean Anonymous, ESH & Arc, Baeja Vu

 

Great Scott

For Adam: A Benefit for Dog Days Adoption Events, with Choke Up, Tied to a Bear, Great Lakes UCA, Save Ends

 

O’Brien’s

Upheavel, Oxblood Forge, Wrought Iron Hex, God Eater

 

Brighton Music Hall

Ripe, Emefe, Kyle Thornton & The Company

 

 

 

SATURDAY, May 7, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Fruit Bats, Horse Feathers – 8pm

 

Banned in DC: Photos and Anecdotes of the DC Punk Underground, 79-85. Live slide show and talk by Cynthia Connolly – 7pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics, Gold Blood & Associates – 9pm doors

 

Disaster Strikes, Reason to Right, Mickey Rickshaw, Whoppi Sticks – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Great Scott

For Adam: A Benefit for Dog Days Adoption Events, with Shatner, Pinecone Teeth, Piss Dogs, Matt Murphy, Mic King, Radio Control, Erik Peterson of Mischief Brew, Jeff Rowe

 

O’Brien’s

Stars Like Ours, Band Without Hands, Violent Mae, Cujo

 

Brighton Music Hall

Dweezil Zappa, Reformed Whores

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 8, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

Big Ups, Dirty Dishes, Kal Marks, Washer, Strange Mangers – All Ages – 7pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

The Bikes, Somerville Ukulele Club, Keytar Bear

 

Great Scott

Protomartyr, Black Beach, Pucker Up

 

O’Brien’s

Cherry Mellow, Bear Salon, Dingo Babies

 

Brighton Music Hall

Filous

 

 

 

MONDAY, May 9, 2016

 

Middle East Upstairs

The Glorious Sons

 

O’Brien’s

Alex Culbreath, Matt Charette, Sonny Jim Clifford

 

Brighton Music Hall

Half Moon Run, Jesse Mac Cormack

 

 

 

TUESDAY, May 10, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Sandaraa, Bridget Kearney, Benjamin Lazar Davis – 9pm

 

Heavy Metal and Pizza in the Lounge – 8pm

 

Middle East Upstairs

Texas Hippie Coalition, Red Sky Mary, Heavy Necker

 

Great Scott

La Sera, Covey

 

O’Brien’s

Sounds of the Fallen, Lure of the Animal, Substantial Abuse, Invalid Heroes

 

Brighton Music Hall

We Are Scientists, Prism Tats

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, May 11, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Figment Noir: A Night of Art and Mystery

 

Middle East Upstairs

La Luz, Las Rosas, Bong Wish

 

O’Brien’s

Leapling, Sun Young, Laser Bkacground, We Can All Be Sorry, Polar Express

 

 

 

THURSDAY, May 12, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Eskimeaux, Free Cake for Every Creature, Claire Cottrill, Lady Pills

 

Middle East Upstairs

Dutch Rebelle, Jefe Replay, King Fiya, Darius Heywood

 

Middle East Downstairs

Ghastly, Yookie, Voltran, Dudenguy

 

Great Scott

Hallelujah the Hills, Swale, Beach Toys

 

O’Brien’s

Slingshot Dakota, Mallcops, Off & On, Kitner

 

Brighton Music Hall

Lukas Graham, Daye Jack

 

Le Laboratoire

Non-Event and the Goethe-Institut Boston present Tyondai Braxton, Jan St Werner, Isabella, Proxemia

 

 

 

FRIDAY, May 13, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Barry & The Remains, Lyres, Cal Cali Band, Muck & The Mires

 

Middle East Upstairs

Wheez-ie, Damian Silva, Antonious Monk – 1030pm doors

 

Red Vinyl, The Short Term, Me In Capris, Lockjaw Smile – 630pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

Xmortis: Gojira, with DJ Chris Ewen & DJ Static spinning Goth, Industrial, Electro & EBM

 

Great Scott

Astronautalis, Ceschi, Factor Chandelier

 

O’Brien’s

Rat Trap, Pyrrhon, Die Choking, Shroud

 

Brighton Music Hall

The Dan Band

 

 

 

SATURDAY, May 14, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Carissa Johnson, Little War Twins, Jack Romanov, Great White Tourist

 

Middle East Upstairs

Soulelujah! with John Funke – 11pm doors

 

Peach Kelli Pop, Secret Lover, Gravel, The Electric Street Queens – 8pm doors

 

Dirty Lyxx, Gretch, Earthmother, Mike Fiorini Band – All Ages – 1pm doors

 

Middle East Downstairs

“Heroes” with DJ Chris Ewen’s mix of 80s, New Wave, Retro, Electro, Punk, and Some Old-School Goth + Industrial – 10pm

 

Joe Dias, Pat Sicotte, Amanda McCarthy – All Ages = 6pm doors

 

Great Scott

Plants and Animals, Wintersleep

 

Brighton Music Hall

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

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 15, 2016

 

Cuisine en Locale

Dead Meadow

 

Middle East Upstairs

Bim Skala Bim, Gorilla Kong

 

Middle East Downstairs

Massacre 2: Hollow Da Don vs Pat Stay

 

Great Scott

New Madrid, Lost Film

 

O’Brien’s

Meghann Wright, The Heavies, Rachel Hael

 

Brighton Music Hall

Hit The Lights, Seaway, Casey Bolles, Can’t Swim, Boston Manor

 

Le Laboratoire

Non-Event Spring Fundraiser Show, with Animal Hospital Ensemble, Glenn Jones, Kate Village

 

 

 

UPCOMING/ONGOING

 

Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

 

Wednesday, April 6 – Saturday, April 30: Non-Event, The Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, WZBC, and the Goethe-Institut Boston present Jan St Werner - Felder Sound Installation

 

Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

Wednesday, May 18: Non-Event, The Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, and Together present France Jobin and Tim Feeney

 

Mass College of Art

Pozen Center

 

Saturday, May 18: Mobius Inc and Non-Event Memorial Event: Beyond These Things – A Series for Jed Speare. For details and to RSVP: click here.