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The final day of Boston Calling 2017 featuring artist's such as Buffalo Tom, Frightened Rabbit, Run the Jewels, Cage the Elephant, Major Lazer, Weezer, and festival headliners, Tool, on May 28, 2017.

Read: Boston Calling Recap – Day One

With stages spread throughout the Harvard Athletic Complex transforming soccer fields to midways, our city’s festival has grown up. Progress toward the organizers’ avowed goal of having a festival that matches the scale of a Coachella or a Lollapalooza proceeds apace. This year’s Boston Calling featured a third stage — […]

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Watch: Hippo Campus – “Simple Season”

Watch: Hippo Campus – “Simple Season”

April 1, 2017 – Hippo Campus perform “Simple Season” live at Paradise Rock Club. Watch the full set here.

Watch: Hippo Campus – “Violet”

Watch: Hippo Campus – “Violet”

April 1, 2017 – Hippo Campus close out their set at Paradise Rock Club with “Violet” Watch the full set here.

Watch: Hippo Campus – “Buttercup”

Watch: Hippo Campus – “Buttercup”

April 1, 2017 – Hippo Campus perform “Buttercup” live at Paradise Rock Club.

The final day of Boston Calling 2017 featuring artist's such as Buffalo Tom, Frightened Rabbit, Run the Jewels, Cage the Elephant, Major Lazer, Weezer, and festival headliners, Tool, on May 28, 2017.

Gallery: Our Favorite Moments from Boston Calling 2017

Boston Calling 2017 has come to an end. From Chance the Rapper, to Tool — the performances were on point this year, and the festival was an absolute success. We can’t cherry pick one “best” moment over another — there are just so many — so we’re sharing an entire gallery of […]

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The final day of Boston Calling 2017 featuring artist's such as Buffalo Tom, Frightened Rabbit, Run the Jewels, Cage the Elephant, Major Lazer, Weezer, and festival headliners, Tool, on May 28, 2017.

Gallery: The Day Three Scene at Boston Calling

May 28, 2017 – The clouds on Sunday didn’t take the shine off of the final day of Boston Calling. The acts were amazing – but so were the people! Photos by Jeff Porter.

The final day of Boston Calling 2017 featuring artist's such as Buffalo Tom, Frightened Rabbit, Run the Jewels, Cage the Elephant, Major Lazer, Weezer, and festival headliners, Tool, on May 28, 2017.

Gallery: Boston Calling – Day Three

May 28, 2017 – All good things must come to an end, but Boston Calling didn’t go out quietly – the third day of the festival brought us some truly explosive acts: Flatbush Zombies, Weezer, Major Lazer, Tool and so many more. Photos by Jeff Porter.

Concert go-ers enjoy the day at the Boston Calling 2017 festival in Boston, MASS. May 27, 2017.

Gallery: The Day Two Scene at Boston Calling

May 27, 2017  – Another beautiful day at Boston Calling, and the mud left over from Friday night wasn’t slowing anyone down.

Gallery: Mondo Cozmo at Boston Calling, Day Three

Gallery: Mondo Cozmo at Boston Calling, Day Three

May 28, 2017 — Gallery: Mondo Cozmo kicks off day three at Boston Calling. Check back for updates on when we’ll be posting our recording of the set. Photos by Chris Rattey

Rap artist Danny Brown performs at the 2017 Boston Calling festival in Boston, MA.

Boston Calling: Day Two Photo Gallery

May 27, 2017 – Day Two of Boston Calling was another one for the books – from Brandi Carlile to Mumford & Sons. We were on the scene, and got some amazing shots of Russ, Tegan & Sara, Danny Brown, The 1975, and many more. Photos by Meredith Nierman.