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Boston Calling 2018 in photos

Boston Calling 2018 in photos

May 30, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries

Photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff Boston Calling, Boston's premier music festival, returned to it's new home at the Harvard Athletics Complex for a second year in 2018.  With dozens of artists performing across the three-day event, a plethora of local restaurants serving up a wide variety ...

Eminem, Khalid, and others bring high energy to Boston Calling’s final day

May 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Reviews

Story by Derek Schuster, photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff   Boston Calling’s 2018 edition came to a close on Sunday, with Eminem headlining the festival’s final night in Allston. The balmy weather of the previous two days was traded for a rainy chill as fans bundled up to hear th...

Boston Calling continues with good weather and better performances

Boston Calling continues with good weather and better performances

May 27, 2018


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Story by Derek Schuster, photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff The warm weather continued in Allston as Boston Calling entered its second day on Saturday, led by Jack White as the night’s headliner. A steady stream of hard rock on one side of the festival and hip-hop/R&B on the other provid...

Boston Calling starts off with a bang in 2018

Boston Calling starts off with a bang in 2018

May 26, 2018


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Story by Derek Schuster, photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff Boston Calling kicked off its 2018 edition on Friday, with The Killers headlining the first night of the three-day festival. The event, held at the Harvard Athletic Complex for only the second time after moving from City Hall Plaza...

Boston Calling aims high for 2018 with impressive lineup and widespread festival upgrades

Boston Calling aims high for 2018 with impressive lineup and widespread festival upgrades

May 9, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle

By Alex Melagrano, news staff Boston’s favorite music festival is back for 2018, sporting an impressive set of performers and the largest food and drink lineup to date. Returning to the Harvard Athletic Complex for a second year, the festival organizers addressed many of the growing pains which aros...

Two city officials facing federal extortion charges for Boston Calling music festival

Two city officials facing federal extortion charges for Boston Calling music festival

July 21, 2016


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By Olivia Arnold, deputy city editor A second high-ranking member of Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s administration was indicted for union-related extortion charges on June 29 in connection to the city’s popular Boston Calling music festival, according to federal prosecutors. Timothy Sullivan, ch...

Boston Calling 2016 features diverse artists

Boston Calling 2016 features diverse artists

June 1, 2016


Filed under Featured Content, Lifestyle

By Kiri Coakley, news correspondent Festival enthusiasts converged this Memorial Day weekend in Boston’s City Hall Plaza for the final installation of Boston Calling at its current location. The diversity of genres from indie folk to pop and rap showcased popular artists including Sia, Disclosure, Roby...

Headliners rock the Boston Calling stages

Headliners rock the Boston Calling stages

October 1, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle

By Mayeesha Galiba, news correspondent Boston Calling returned to the city this weekend, drawing thousands of music lovers and a diverse lineup of artists. Since its inception in 2013, the festival has continued to grow and expand, accommodating more people and vendors this year than ever before. M...

Boston Calling day 3 concludes festival

Boston Calling day 3 concludes festival

September 28, 2015


Filed under Photo Galleries

Photos by Scotty Schenck, photo editor

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