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Mutual Benefit played Great Scott – 12/5

Mutual Benefit played Great Scott – 12/5

Jordan Lee’s Mutual Benefit headlined the first night of Allston Pudding’s December residency at Great Scott with GABI and Loone. 

Snail Mail played The Sinclair – 12/1

Snail Mail played The Sinclair – 12/1

Singer/songwriter Lindsey Jordan’s Snail Mail returned to the Boston vicinity for a pair of sold-out Sinclair shows on Saturday, with support from Why Bonnie. 

Gouge Away and Drug Church played Great Scott – 11/27

Gouge Away and Drug Church played Great Scott – 11/27

Punks from opposite ends of the east coast – Fort Lauderdale’s Gouge Away and Albany’s Drug Church – teamed up for a sold-out Tuesday night rager at Great Scott last week with support from Seattle’s New Gods. 

Fucked Up played Brighton Music Hall – 11/6

Fucked Up played Brighton Music Hall – 11/6

Back on Election Day – which already feels like a year ago – Canada’s proggiest hardcore band Fucked Up headlined a wild show at Brighton joined by Candy and Bad Waitress. 

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus played the Orpheum – 11/8

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus played the Orpheum – 11/8

Singer/songwriters Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus brought their collaborative tour to Boston’s Orpheum Theatre earlier this month. 

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds played Barclays Center – 10/26

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds played Barclays Center – 10/26

Australian auteur Nick Cave and his Bad Seeds played Brooklyn’s basketball arena before Halloween, in what I’d bet good money was their largest-ever U.S. gig. 

Behemoth played House of Blues – 11/1

Behemoth played House of Blues – 11/1

Polish provocateurs Behemoth returned to Boston on the wings of October’s I Loved You At Your Darkest for an ultra-heavy triple-bill backed by At The Gates and Wolves In The Throne Room.

Ian Sweet & Young Jesus played Great Scott – 11/3

Ian Sweet & Young Jesus played Great Scott – 11/3

Jilian Medford’s ever-evolving indie-pop project Ian Sweet returned to Boston earlier this month in support of October’s Crush Crusher, with support from Young Jesus and Sean Henry. 

Windhand played Brighton Music Hall – 11/3

Windhand played Brighton Music Hall – 11/3

Richmond, VA doom-dealers Windhand swept through Brighton Music Hall on a recent Saturday night in support of their new LP Eternal Return.

The Twilight Sad played Cambridge – 10/30

The Twilight Sad played Cambridge – 10/30

Scottish misrerabilists The Twilight Sad returned to American shores last month in advance of their new record.