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Chris Thile backstage at HOB Boston

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (November 19 – 25)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Monday 11/20 — Kamasi Washington at Royale When Kamasi Washington released The Epic in 2015, it instantly set him on a path as a torchbearer for progressive, improvisational […]

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Letters to Cleo: Live at The Paradise

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (November 12 – 18)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Monday 11/13 — The Strumbellas at Paradise Rock Club We had a blast last year when the Canadian indie rock band played at the Paradise. The Strumbellas have […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (November 5 – 11)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Monday, 11/6 — Barns Courtney at Great Scott Barns Courtney is running the show now, and is coming to town with the newly released Attractions of Youth. It’s […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 29 – November 4)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 29 – November 4)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Sunday, 10/29 — SYML at WGBH’s Fraser Performance Studio Brian Fennell (of the indie rock band Barcelona) will be performing at WGBH this weekend under the moniker […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 22 – 28)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 22 – 28)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Sunday, 10/22 — Guns N’ Roses at the TD Garden Nothing is making us happier than kicking off this week’s concert recommendations with a Guns N’ Roses […]

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Chelsea Wolfe's new album, Abyss, comes out August 7.

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 15 – 21)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Sunday, 10/15 — Andrew W.K. at Brighton Music Hall Andrew W.K. has found a way to combine metal, pop and dance into one hell of a unique […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 8 – 14)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 8 – 14)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Sunday 10/8 — Strand of Oaks at Great Scott We fell in love with Tim Showalter (aka Strand of Oaks) when we first saw him perform at […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 1 – 7)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (October 1 – 7)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Monday, 10/2 — Marilyn Manson at House of Blues You may remember this; late last year, #1 provocateur Marilyn Manson announced a new album by releasing a […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (September 24 – 30)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (September 24 – 30)

Each week, Front Row Boston’s staff gives you our Short List: the bands and musicians in and around town we think you should hear. Sunday, 9/24 — Seu Jorge at the Boston Symphony Hall Brazilian singer-songwriter Seu Jorge is reprising his role as Pele (aka ‘Bossanova Bowie’) from Wes Anderson’s 2004 […]

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Introducing Slingshot: A New Emerging Artist Project Brought To You By Public Radio & TV Stations

Introducing Slingshot: A New Emerging Artist Project Brought To You By Public Radio & TV Stations

We’ve got some exciting news. NPR Music and VuHaus-affiliated public radio and TV stations (that’s us!) have come together to find and launch the careers of promising new talent. We’ve selected the most promising up-and-coming talent from all around the country, and through a new series called Slingshot, NPR and […]

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