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New Edition Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from BET

With over three decades-and counting in the business, classic R&B group New Edition was honored last night at the BET Awards with a Lifetime Achievement Award. The […]

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Make Music Boston Returns to Give You Free Music

Live free music around the city is but one fun aspect of Boston’s long, hot summer days. But on June 21, local musicians won’t just be […]

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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 Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Is Back

It’s ba-ack. The Boston Harbor Hotel’s annual Summer in the City series kicks off Thursday, June 8, for its 2017 season. This will be the 19th […]

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Your Guide to Boston Calling’s Hometown Heroes

Sure, you’re excited to see Chance the Rapper, Tool, and Mumford & Sons—the global superstars headlining the three nights of Boston Calling this weekend. But if you want […]

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The BPL’s Hosting Free Concerts in the Courtyard—and They’ll Be Livestreamed

The Boston Public Library announced today its 2017 Concerts in the Courtyard schedule. The program brings musical acts to the central library’s gorgeous courtyard, where twice a […]

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Somerville PorchFest 2017 Is This Weekend

A little rain isn’t going to stop Somerville from one of its most proud traditions: PorchFest! The annual festival features dozens of bands all performing […]

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Boston Calling Block Parties Are Back

Boston Calling may not be until Memorial Day weekend (at its new location in Allston, ICYMI), but the festival’s Block Party Series on the Greenway […]

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Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page Quietly Visited Jack Kerouac’s Grave in Lowell

Jimmy Page quietly made a visit to Lowell this week, to honor one of the most famous artists from the Mill City. The legendary Led Zeppelin […]

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Free Concerts at the Hatch Shell, Anyone?

Summer on the Esplanade sounds especially sweet on Wednesday nights in July and August, when the Boston Landmarks Orchestra hosts free weekly concerts at the […]

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The MFA’s Hosting Concerts in the Courtyard Again

The MFA is “up where we belong,” or at least it will be for a few nights this summer. The museum announced this week the lineup […]

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Berklee Students Can Apply for a Scholarship from Beyoncé

Huge news for fans of Beyoncé who also want to avoid crushing student loan debt: One very lucky woman at Boston’s Berklee College of Music will […]

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Celebrity Series Announces 2017-2018 Lineup

Get ready for another season of outstanding performances hosted by Celebrity Series of Boston. The newly announced lineup for their 2017-2018 season includes highlights ranging […]

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The BSO Just Announced Its 2017-2018 Season

The Boston Symphony Orchestra’s 2017-2018 season, which will run from September 22-May 4, will feature a few firsts for the institution, including a first-time-ever performance […]

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Leslie Odom Jr. Kicks Off a Symphony Performance Series with the Boston Pops

Leslie Odom Jr. has appeared on more than a handful of network television shows—CSI: Miami, Law & Order: SVU, Smash, even an episode of Gilmore Girls. But […]