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Major Stars and Black Helicopter played ONCE Lounge – 2/15

Major Stars and Black Helicopter played ONCE Lounge – 2/15

Noisy Boston luminaries Major Stars and Black Helicopter teamed up for a show presented by Chunklet‘s Henry Owings at the ONCE Lounge last Thursday. 

The Atlas Moth, Royal Thunder & more played Great Scott on Valentine’s Day

The Atlas Moth, Royal Thunder & more played Great Scott on Valentine’s Day

Chicago sludge metal quintet The Atlas Moth rolled through Allston with a killer bill of support including Atlanta’s Royal Thunder, Neurosis-affiliate project Mirrors for Psychic Warfare and local crew Lesser Glow for a very loud February the 14th. 

The Skull played Middle East Upstairs – 2/2

The Skull played Middle East Upstairs – 2/2

Heavy metal supergroup The Skull landed in Cambridge last weekend for a show with likeminded locals Worshipper and Hey Zeus. 

35mm Snapshots From Solid Sound

35mm Snapshots From Solid Sound

The month of January is awful, but remember June? June was great. In that spirit, Noise Floor offers an analog flashback to Wilco’s biennial Solid Sound Festival in bucolic Western Massachusetts last summer. 

Sorority Noise played afterHours at Northeastern University – 1/18

Sorority Noise played afterHours at Northeastern University – 1/18

Hartford-bred rockers Sorority Noise headlined Northeastern’s coffee shop performance space with Philly’s Katie Ellen and Boston’s Prior Panic. 

True Widow played Great Scott – 1/14

True Widow played Great Scott – 1/14

Dallas stoner-gaze trio True Widow returned to Allston last Sunday night for a gig with local favorites Kal Marks. 

Horse Jumper of Love, Wildhoney and Mini Dresses played Great Scott – 1/13

Horse Jumper of Love, Wildhoney and Mini Dresses played Great Scott – 1/13

Disposable America and Anxiety Pop presented a stacked Saturday night bill in Allston. 

Cymbals Eat Guitars played Great Scott – 12/28

Cymbals Eat Guitars played Great Scott – 12/28

Cymbals Eat Guitars swung by Allston’s Great Scott for an end-of-the-year show with Charles Bissell of The Wrens and Boston’s Bad History Month. 

Unsane played Great Scott – 12/18

Unsane played Great Scott – 12/18

Sludgy noise rock stalwarts Unsane headlined a truly stacked heavy bill at Great Scott a week before Christmas, featuring Big Brave, Child Bite and Hepatagua. 

Angel Olsen played House of Blues – 12/4

Angel Olsen played House of Blues – 12/4

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Angel Olsen returned to Boston last week for her biggest local headlining show to date at the House of Blues, with support from psych supergroup Heron Oblivion.