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Best Coast delights at the Middle East

This week, the Middle East played host to one of the most highly anticipated club shows of the fall concert season, as Best Coast made their Boston debut. With the venue packed to a point rarely seen on a weekend, let alone a Tuesday night, the feeling of excitement was electric. Find out all the details on the show, inside.

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Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival lives up to its name

Last weekend, on the grounds of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams, Wilco staged the inaugural Solid Sound Festival. How did it go? Get our full review, inside.

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Wilco excited to host their own festival in Massachusetts

This weekend, Chicago-based rockers Wilco will host their very own three-day festival on the grounds of the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams. To learn more about the “Solid Sound Festival”, we recently caught up with keyboardist Mikael Jorgensen. Read the full interview, inside.

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The Gaslight Anthem mix the old with the new

Touring in support of their new album,American Slang, The Gaslight Anthem hit the House of Blues in Boston last week. How did the show go? Find out, inside.

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The Black Keys reach new heights at the Pavilion

At some time or another, every band that becomes huge or at least very big, has a crossover point. Last Saturday at the Bank of America Pavilion, The Black Keys proved they could very well be the next band in the middle of that process. Read our full review of the show, inside.

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Danzig hits the House of Blues

On the eve of the release of his ninth solo album, Deth Red Sabaoth, Glenn Danzig hit the House of Blues in Boston on Monday night and delivered a strong show that would have been better if it were not for a poor mix.

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The Futureheads rock the Paradise

Touring in support of their brand new album, The Chaos, England’s The Futureheads hit the Paradise Rock Club on Monday night. How did the show go? Find out, inside.

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Mission of Burma turn it up at the ‘dise

Hometown heroes Mission of Burma hit the Paradise on Friday for the first of two shows at the legendary club. They represented a pure, hardworking punk aesthetic and theme of the evening of was full blown, rocking-out energy.

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Julian Casablancas grooves at the ‘dise

Touring in support of his first solo album, Phrazes for the Young, The Strokes frontman hit the Paradise on Friday night. Check out our full review, inside.

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Eagles of Death Metal bring unabashed rock to HOB

Eagles of Death Metal bring unabashed rock to HOB

When the Eagles of Death Metal took the stage at the House of Blues on Tuesday night, they were dancing. This set the mood for an evening of classic rock revival. Read all about it, inside.

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