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Playlist: The Best of Boston Calling 2016

Playlist: The Best of Boston Calling 2016

This is not a drill: Boston Calling 2017 is less than two weeks only seven days away. We’re so excited to share our full slate of awesome things: bands we’re filming, people we’re photographing, and the many acts we’re chatting with! But, while our schedule is falling into place, we gotta keep it on […]

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15 of our Favorite Photos from Boston Calling 2016

15 of our Favorite Photos from Boston Calling 2016

Boston Calling 2017 is right around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited about the lineup. So we took a look back at last years lineup and curated 15 photos from some of our favorite performances that include Janelle Monae, Charles Bradley, Christine and the Queens, Lizzo, Robyn, Sufjan Stevens, Sia, Lisa […]

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Boston Calling Sunday Recap

Boston Calling Sunday Recap

To the relief of all involved, it was overcast and cooler on day three of Boston Calling. Not for nothing, but broiling in the hot sun probably made us all a little cranky Saturday. We got off to an auspicious start with Boston MC Michael Christmas getting the entire, sparse crowd bouncing […]

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The Boston Calling Mixtape, Side Two

The Boston Calling Mixtape, Side Two

In a first of its kind for Front Row Boston, our contributors put together a mixtape of Songs You Should Know for Boston Calling, taking place this weekend on City Hall Plaza. Every week at Front Row Boston, we give you a Song You Should Know. This week we give […]

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The Boston Calling Lineup is Growing Up and Going Local

The Boston Calling Lineup is Growing Up and Going Local

Since its inception four years ago, Boston Calling has consistently presented an eclectic lineup, but has had an indie rock heart. The list of headliners from the first few iterations of the festival reads like a list of alternative rock royalty: The Shins, Vampire Weekend, Death Cab for Cutie, Modest Mouse, […]

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Charles Bradley

Songs You Should Know: Charles Bradley – “Good To Be Back Home”

Charles Bradley’s life is an essential American story. He grew up a poor black fatherless kid in Brooklyn. As an adult, he tragically endured his brother’s murder and watched his mother slowly die in the small apartment they shared. In the last five years though, Bradley’s life took a turn: […]

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