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Dua Lipa makes her first stop in Boston on her Self-Titled Tour

Dua Lipa makes her first stop in Boston on her Self-Titled Tour

November 28, 2017

  By Lauren Scornavacca and Hailey Konisky   The anticipation was high in the House of Blues Monday night as the crowd waited for Dua Lipa to take the stage for the sold-out show. Under the dim stage lights audience members could make out the silhouettes of band members as they pla...

Comedians perform at TD Garden for the 23rd Annual ‘Comics Come Home’ benefit

John Mayer and Jimmy Fallon

November 20, 2017

By Sophie Cannon, managing editor From the strange spellings of their cities to their reckless driving and inability to be offended by an insult, it is undeniably true that Bostonians have a lot to laugh about when it comes to their city. In a night of pure comedic relief, a nine-comic lineup bro...

Niall Horan’s first solo show in Boston sells out the Orpheum

Former One Direction heartthrob Niall Horan played his first Boston gig on Friday since the band declared its hiatus two years ago.

November 7, 2017

By Paula Hornstein, news staff Former One Direction heartthrob Niall Horan played his first Boston gig on Friday since the band declared its hiatus two years ago. This was only the 13th show of his Flicker tour, but it was clear that Horan is just as comfortable solo on the small stage of the Orpheu...

Kaleo plays a sold-out show at the House of Blues

Although it was a Monday night, it felt like a weekend in Boston’s House of Blues at the sold-out show headlined by Icelandic group Kaleo.

November 1, 2017

By Matt Burmeister, news correspondent Although it was a Monday night, it felt like a weekend in Boston’s House of Blues at the sold-out show headlined by Icelandic group Kaleo. For about two and a half hours, fans enjoyed a variety of folk, pop, rock and blues from emerging artists Wilder, an ener...

Billie Eilish gathers a full house in Cambridge

The crowd dances along with Eilish while she performs

October 22, 2017

  Billie Eilish made her first appearance in Cambridge Thursday night at Sonia, with fans arriving outside the venue as early as 11am. With her unmistakable silver hair, this time accompanied by a large gold chain and vibrant puffy orange jacket, Eilish’s personal style drastically opposes ...

Glass Animals perform for large crowd at Agganis Arena

A main component of the set was a gigantic pineapple disco-ball dangling over the center of the stage.

October 12, 2017

Photos by Lauren Scornavacca

Aparna Nancherla performs at Blackman

Comedian Aparna Nancherla performed at Ell Hall on October 2nd. Nancherla, currently living in New York, said she had been to Boston a few times doing comedy through Improv Boston as well as the Comedy and Arts festival.

October 11, 2017

  Photos by Brian Bae, Head Staff Photographer....

Photo Gallery: Bostonians protest Trump’s DACA repeal

 Hundreds of people gathered on Boston Common Saturday to protest President Donald J. Trump’s recent actions to roll back DACA, which protected undocumented individuals who were brought to the United States as children. The Boston May Day Coalition organized the event through Facebook in partnership with the United American Indians of New England, Black Lives Matter - Boston, Veterans for Peace, Cosecha and many other local groups. Cata Santiago, a representative from Cosecha, an immigrant rights movement, spoke during the rally. “My DACA expires on November of next year. I am one of the people who falls under the gap — I can’t renew my DACA anymore. We need permanent protection,” she said.

September 26, 2017

Photos by Riley Robinson.  ...

Brockhampton gathers a full house in Cambridge at first Boston show

Standing in front of the other members of Brockhampton, Ameer Vann performs his verse from

September 14, 2017

  Amid a room of sweat-soaked shirts and hoarse voices, “Brockhampton” performed in the Middle East Downstairs on Tuesday night as part of their first official tour. The Los Angeles-based, self-proclaimed “boy band” has been taking the Hip-Hop genre by storm over the past few month...

Jake Owen plays intimate show in Cohasset, MA

 Jake Owen commented on how he enjoyed playing at the South Shore Music Circus in Cohasset, MA because of the intimate setting.

September 6, 2017

Photos by Lauren Scornavacca