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Live Music Gigs

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Live Music Gigs

Hi there,

I'm an early 30's female from Australian travelling with a mate the same age to Boston in mid-September.

I am looking for some local live music gigs and wondering the best way to find "local" info - is there a "village voice" equivalent that lists local music gigs?

I'm keen to see some local bands play while I'm there - not interested in big arena events, just good live music venues with like-minded music lovers.

I would appreciate any information anyone can provide?



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1. Re: Live Music Gigs

A few resources:




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2. Re: Live Music Gigs

Berklee College of Music has a series of concerts still running in September. Here's the link. These are often free or low cost. And, you get to see the stars of tomorrow.




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Usually your best bet for live music would be Middle East in cambridge, they have about 3 live acts going at a time most nights. Otherwise you will find the dreaded "Boston Cover Band" playing at many places, if overplayed journey, bon jovi, etc is your thing

Edited: 27 August 2012, 17:21
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Pick up a free copy of Improper Bostonian, look for them in the blue newspaper box in Copley Square and other locations. They also have an on-line version http://www.improper.com/

The Weekly Dig is also free and is also on-line


If you like folk Club Passim is one of my favorite places


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5. Re: Live Music Gigs

thank you so much - this info is great!

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