The Short List

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 24-July 1)

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. Saturday, 6/24 – Imelda May at the Paradise Rock Club Imelda May has set her notable 50’s rockabilly sound aside for a moment to reflect on the end of her 18-year […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 23-29)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 23-29)

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. Saturday, 7/23-7/24 – Newport Folk Festival – Fort Adams State Park It’s the 57th year of perhaps the most celebrated folk festival in the US. It seems […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 9-15)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 9-15)

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, 7/11 – Guided By Voices – Paradise Rock Club Robert Pollard’s outfit might make a very legitimate claim to being the most prolific band in rock history. Their 24 […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 2-8)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (July 2-8)

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. Saturday, 7/2 – Sam Black Church – Brighton Music Hall It seems that the short list has been chock full o’legendary Boston bands making a last stand somewhere about town. This Saturday is […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 25-July 1)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 25-July 1)

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. Saturday, 6/25 – The Dead Kennedys – Paradise Rock Club When the icons of Bay Area punk reformed in 2001, they did so without vocalist Jello Biafra, with whom the rest […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 18-24)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 18-24)

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, 6/19 – Mayer Hawthorne – Paradise Rock Club When Mayer Hawthorne dropped A Strange Arrangement in 2009, it seemed a late entry to the mid-00s wave of blue-eyed soul. But […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 10-17)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (June 10-17)

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. Saturday, 6/11 – Buffalo Tom – Paradise Rock Club Given that we had the chance to talk to Buffalo Tom guitarist Bill Janovitz earlier this week, we put together a […]

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The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (May 27-June 3)

The Short List: FRB Staff Concert Picks of the Week (May 27-June 3)

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. Friday, 5/27 through Sunday, 5/29 – Boston Calling – City Hall Plaza We’ve got Boston Calling covered from a number of angles this week. And rightfully so. This biannual […]

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