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Watch: Lo Moon Live at WERS

Watch: Lo Moon Live at WERS

September 29, 2017 – WGBH/Front Row Boston and WERS (Emerson College radio) team up to present Lo Moon in the WERS Live Performance studio in Boston. The Los Angeles based trio performed three songs and talked about their highly anticipated 2018 full album release. Video Credits: Greg Shea (WGBH) – […]

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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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Gallery: Queens of the Stone Age at Agganis Arena

Gallery: Queens of the Stone Age at Agganis Arena

October 20th, 2017 —  Queens of the Stone Age tore the roof off of the Agganis Arena on Saturday, playing fan favorites and a hearty mix of rockin’ new songs from their 2017 release Villains. Perhaps the hardest working band in rock n’ roll? We think so. What a great show. […]

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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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Gallery: Chicano Batman at the Paradise

Gallery: Chicano Batman at the Paradise

October 7th, 2017 — Chicano Batman brought their unique sound and killer energy to the Paradise this weekend, and the crowd just couldn’t get enough. There was singing, dancing and a whole lotta fun going on. What a great night out. // Photos by Michael Last

The National at the Wang Theatre // Photo: Michael Last

Gallery: The National at the Wang Theatre

October 5, 2017 – The National performed to a sold out crowd at the Wang Theatre last night. It’s hard to believe that it has taken some time for this Ohio-based indie rock band to hit their stride. But let’s not shed any tears for The National; they’re in a good place. […]

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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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Watch: Mac Demarco – Live at Boston Calling

Watch: Mac Demarco – Live at Boston Calling

May 26, 2017 – Without a doubt, one of the most memorable performances from Boston Calling 2017. In Mac’s words, “this set was a real shit-banger”. Mac’s guitar pedal wasn’t working, his acoustic guitar was broken, the bass reverberations from Migos made his insides rumble, but despite all that – […]

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Watch: Mac DeMarco – On the Level

Watch: Mac DeMarco – On the Level

May 26, 2017 – Mac DeMarco performs his new song “On the Level” live at Boston Calling 2017. Check out the full set here. Video Credits: Greg Shea – Producer/Director/Camera/Editor Bill Winn – Recorded & Mixed by Joe Tooley – Record Engineer Jess Barnthouse – Camera Sean Shore – Camera […]

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