Show Reviews

Alex Cameron played Middle East Upstairs – 10/6

Alex Cameron played Middle East Upstairs – 10/6

Australian pop auteurist Alex Cameron headlined a late-night, sold-out show at the Middle East Up earlier this month with support from Jack Ladder. 

Metz played The Sinclair – 10/2

Metz played The Sinclair – 10/2

Canadian noise rock rippers Metz headlined their second Sinclair show in as many years last Monday, with support from NYC industrial duo Uniform and Providence garage punks Gymshorts. 

Ted Leo and The Pharmacists played Brighton Music Hall – 9/17

Ted Leo and The Pharmacists played Brighton Music Hall – 9/17

Indie and punk rock veteran Ted Leo returned to Boston last Sunday for his first local show alongside his trusty Pharmacists in several years.

Swervedriver played Brighton Music Hall – 9/9

Swervedriver played Brighton Music Hall – 9/9

Oxford, England’s Swervedriver returned to Boston last Saturday for a show performing two of their classic albums back to back.

Warpaint played Brighton Music Hall – 9/6

Warpaint played Brighton Music Hall – 9/6

Dreamy LA post-punk group Warpaint returned to Boston on Wednesday for a show at Brighton supported by local trio Lady Pills. 

Sheer Mag played The Sinclair – 8/31

Sheer Mag played The Sinclair – 8/31

Philly rockers Sheer Mag headlined their biggest Boston show yet at The Sinclair on Thursday, with support from Lost Balloons and Haram. 

Simon Joyner played Middle East Upstairs – 8/28

Simon Joyner played Middle East Upstairs – 8/28

Omaha singer/songwriter Simon Joyner made a rare east coast appearance at the Middle East’s Upstairs wing on Monday night with support from Damon & Naomi and David Nance. 

Rozwell Kid played Middle East Upstairs – 8/5

Rozwell Kid played Middle East Upstairs – 8/5

West Virginia upstarts Rozwell Kid headlined the very sold-out Middle East Up on Saturday night alongside Chris Farren, Great Grandpa and Leaner. 

Thurston Moore played The Sinclair – 7/20

Thurston Moore played The Sinclair – 7/20

Former Sonic Youth co-leader Thurston Moore headlined Cambridge’s Sinclair last Thursday night in support of his latest full-length, Rock n Roll Consciousness.