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Fizzle Go the Boston Pops

With sponsors bailing out and CBS signing off, Boston’s most rousing Fourth of July export has fallen off the national stage. After nearly 25 years, does its boy-wonder conductor, once the talk of the town, still have the spark to bring it back to life?

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How to Celebrate the Fourth of July in Boston

Fourth of July in Boston is a well-celebrated holiday, no matter if you’re having a barbecue with your friends and family or heading downtown for the […]

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Boston Pops Celebrate the 25th Annual Gospel Night

Ten-time Grammy-winning artist, Cece Winans, will join the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Gospel Choir for the 25th annual Boston Pop’s Gospel Night. Winans says she’s […]

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Boston Symphony and Boston Pops to Perform for Free in Franklin Park

Save the date for October 1—the Boston Pops and the Boston Symphony Orchestra will perform together for free in Franklin Park, the groups announced this […]

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Melissa Etheridge to Perform at Boston Pops July 4th Fireworks Spectacular

Folk rocker Melissa Etheridge and pop singer Andy Grammer will rock the Hatch Shell at this year’s July 4th Fireworks Spectacular, the Boston Pops announced Tuesday. […]

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Boston Pops to Honor John Williams in 2017

The Boston Pops have announced their spring 2017 lineup, which will feature the orchestra’s first ever season-long tribute. Their inaugural choice? None other than the great […]

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Boston Pops to Produce July 4th Fireworks Spectacular Shows on the Esplanade

The beloved Boston tradition of watching Independence Day fireworks on the Esplanade isn’t going anywhere, at least for the time being. The Boston Pops announced […]

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Megan Hilty Is Performing with the Boston Pops on Castle Hill

Tony Award-nominated actress and singer Megan Hilty will join the Boston Pops for a special performance at the scenic Castle Hill this summer. The highly […]

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How Growing Up in New England Made Seth MacFarlane Fall in Love with Music

After helping the Boston Pops kick off their 2016 season, Seth MacFarlane will be shipping back up to the Bay State to perform with the […]

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Fourth of July, By the Numbers

Get ready to party in the city that started it all.

Keith Lockhart
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Keith Lockhart Isn’t Worried About the Future of Boston’s July 4th Celebration

When the Boston Globe published its recent piece on David Mugar, the outgoing executive producer behind Boston’s Fourth of July celebration, fans were understandably worried […]

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Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas to Perform at Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular

Update, June 20: The Grammy Award-winning country group Little Big Town has joined the line up for this year’s Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. Previously: Two […]

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Seth MacFarlane

The animated-comedy creator lends his pipes to the Pops’ season opener this month.

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June Must-See: Boston Pops’ Gospel Night

Now in its 24th year, one of the most popular concerts of the Boston Pops season has been Gospel Night, which features some of the […]

Keith Lockhart
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BSO Announces the Boston Pops’ Spring 2016 Season

The Boston Symphony Orchestra has announced its full lineup for the Boston Pops’ spring 2016 season, which is set to run May 6 through June 18 […]