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  • Live Review: Dylan Proves Playful and Engaged at Pavilion by Paul Robicheau

    Yes, “Things Have Changed,” as Bob Dylan sang in the opener of his two-set concert at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion on Thursday, yet things were largely for the better for the 75-year-old icon than they were even a decade ago… More>

  • July 14, 2016

    Weekend Ideas

    Weekend Ideas by Paul Robicheau

    If you're not seeing live music this weekend, you probably don't see live music. Even if you're broke, there's the free Outside the Box fest on Boston Common with Michael Franti & Spearhead, Red Baraat and locals like Ruby Rose Fox and Jaggery. Fenway Park boasts Dead and Company as well as Sir Paul McCartney, and other options include Modest Mouse with Brand New, Hall & Oates with Sharon Jones, Miracle Legion, and Duran Duran with Chic.  … More>

  • July 07, 2016

    Weekend Ideas

    Weekend Ideas by Paul Robicheau

    The Green River and Levitate festivals hold court outdoors this weekend with the Tedeschi-Trucks Band, Los Lobos, North Mississippi All-Stars and other bands, while Phish gets its jam on at Mansfield's Xfinity Center… More>

  • Live Review: Sting and Peter Gabriel pool resources in Worcester by Paul Robicheau

    “This is the new stuff!” Sting sang with Peter Gabriel and their combined bands Saturday on Gabriel’s 1986 hit “Sledgehammer,” and while it was old stuff that brought a sell-out crowd to Worcester’s DCU Center, the two artists offered a fresh concept that went beyond all of this summer’s package tours… More>

  • June 30, 2016

    Weekend Ideas

    Weekend Ideas by Paul Robicheau

    Fourth of July weekend usually means more barbecues than major concerts, but that’s not the case this year with shows that sport Weezer and Panic at the Disco!, Peter Gabriel and Sting, Black Mountain, and Warren Haynes playing tribute to Jerry Garcia with Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops, who have their own holiday business with a Fireworks Spectacular on the Esplanade with Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato and Little Big Town… More>

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