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Minus the Bear played Paradise Rock Club – 10/30

Minus the Bear played Paradise Rock Club – 10/30

Seattle’s Minus the Bear brought their farewell tour to the Paradise for the second of two sold-out nights just before Halloween, with support from Massachusetts post-rockers Caspian. 

Wu-Tang Clan played Tsongas Arena – 11/2

Wu-Tang Clan played Tsongas Arena – 11/2

Staten Island hip-hop legends Wu-Tang Clan visited Greater Boston for a stop on their run of anniversary shows celebrating 25 years of Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). 

Calvin Johnson played Dorchester Art Project – 10/15

Calvin Johnson played Dorchester Art Project – 10/15

Hero of the oddball indie-pop underground Calvin Johnson and his band headlined a Monday night show with Perennial, Frank Hurricane and Request Freebird in Dorchester. 

KEN Mode & Birds In Row played ONCE – 10/21

KEN Mode & Birds In Row played ONCE – 10/21

Canadian noisemakers KEN Mode and French punk firebrands Birds In Row joined forces to descend on Somerville’s ONCE Ballroom last Sunday night. 

Satan played Great Scott – 10/13

Satan played Great Scott – 10/13

NWOBHM veterans Satan headlined a rowdy Saturday night gig at Allston’s Great Scott. 

Tribulation played Brighton Music Hall – 10/13

Tribulation played Brighton Music Hall – 10/13

Theatrical Swedes Tribulation headlined their biggest Boston show to date at Brighton Music Hall on a recent Saturday, with support from New York’s Black Anvil and locals Morne. 

Culture Abuse and Gouge Away played the Cambridge Elks – 10/10

Culture Abuse and Gouge Away played the Cambridge Elks – 10/10

San Francisco’s Culture Abuse and Florida’s Gouge Away teamed up for a fall tour that rolled through Cambridge last week with locals Bittermelon. 

Major Stars played Charlie’s Kitchen – 10/1

Major Stars played Charlie’s Kitchen – 10/1

Cambridge’s Harvard Square played host to a wild double-header on a recent Monday night, with U.K. firebrands Shame tearing up The Sinclair followed by local heavy-psych heroes Major Stars playing a tour-kickoff gig upstairs at Charlie’s. 

Thalia Zedek Band played Midway Cafe – 9/21

Thalia Zedek Band played Midway Cafe – 9/21

Thalia Zedek Band played a hometown record release show joined by Helen Money and Sleepyhead at the Midway last month. 

The Growlers played Royale – 9/19

The Growlers played Royale – 9/19

Californian crew The Growlers played a spirited Royale show with New York punks Surfbort last month.