Jeff Rosenstock played the Paradise – 11/23

Jeff Rosenstock played the Paradise – 11/23

Rosenstock and his band rolled into town for the first of two long-awaited, sold-out shows just before Thanksgiving alongside tourmates Oceanator and Slaughter Beach, Dog.

Wednesday played the Cambridge Elks – 11/16

Wednesday played the Cambridge Elks – 11/16

Asheville shoegazers Wednesday sold out the Elks Lodge for a ONCE-presented gig with Philly’s They Are Gutting a Body of Water and Boston’s Squitch earlier this month.

Exhumed played Sonia – 11/8

Exhumed played Sonia – 11/8

Goregrind maniacs Exhumed returned to greater Boston for a bloody Monday night joined by Creeping Death, Bewitcher and Enforced.

Kitner played O’Brien’s – 10/23

Kitner played O’Brien’s – 10/23

Locals Kitner played a stacked record release show at OB’s with Happy Just to See You, Twin Foxes and Kind Being last month.

Imperial Triumphant played Cambridge – 10/15

Imperial Triumphant played Cambridge – 10/15

NYC avant-metal brothers-in-arms Imperial Triumphant and Pyrrhon brought their fall tour to Massachusetts with local support from Gog.

Okkervil River (solo) and Damien Jurado played City Winery – 10/5

Okkervil River (solo) and Damien Jurado played City Winery – 10/5

Prolific Pacific Northwest singer-songwriter Damien Jurado and Okkervil River’s Will Sheff brought their co-headlining tour to Boston’s City Winery last week.

Rufus Wainwright and Jose Gonzalez played the Orpheum – 9/29

Rufus Wainwright and Jose Gonzalez played the Orpheum – 9/29

Troubadours Rufus Wainwright and Jose Gonzalez teamed up for a fall tour that hit Boston’s Orpheum last Wednesday.

Blood Incantation played Cambridge – 9/23

Blood Incantation played Cambridge – 9/23

Interstellar death metal marauders Blood Incantation played a rare Massachusetts date with support from NYC’s Funeral Leech and locals Mourned.

Yo La Tengo played Columbus Theatre – 9/18

Yo La Tengo played Columbus Theatre – 9/18

Indie rock lifers Yo La Tengo brought their fall tour to a sold-out Columbus Saturday night.

Speedy Ortiz played ONCE Somerville – 9/17

Speedy Ortiz played ONCE Somerville – 9/17

Former Bostonians Speedy Ortiz headlined one of the last handful of shows for ONCE’s outdoor summer concert series at Boynton Yards on Friday.