Boston Calling

Tool Had A Message For “Snowflakes” On Memorial Day Weekend

Maynard James Keenan, the enigmatic frontman of Tool, doesn't tend to talk a lot during live shows. Two nights ago, though, the cult-beloved band headlined…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2017 - 9:15 am

Solange Cancels Boston Calling, Migos Will Fill In

Boston Calling has already replaced a Natalie Portman-curated film festival with a Hannibal Buress-hosted comedy show, and now they're replacing Solange with Migos. Solange, who…
Peter Helman | May 25, 2017 - 7:29 pm

Boston Calling Replaces Natalie Portman Film Fest With Hannibal Buress-Hosted Comedy Expo

Boston Calling goes down 5/26-28, and one of the non-musical attractions was supposed to be a Natalie Portman-curated film festival. But today, Boston Calling organizers…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 5, 2017 - 12:12 pm

Boston Calling 2017 Lineup

Over the course of four years, Boston Calling has become one of the mainstays of the festival season, putting on a spring and fall event…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2017 - 9:55 am

Boston Calling Spring 2016 Lineup

Boston Calling announced its spring lineup today, which features headliners Sia, Disclosure, ODESZA, and Robyn. Other notable names include Sufjan Stevens, Haim, Vince Staples, Courtney…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 14, 2016 - 9:52 am

Boston Calling Spring 2015 Lineup

I've been to Boston Calling a few times and always have had a lot of fun: the lineups are usually pretty decent, it never seems…
James Rettig | January 14, 2015 - 12:58 pm

Photos: Boston Calling

This past weekend brought the second Boston Calling Festival of 2014. This edition featured the Replacements, the National, and Lorde as the major headliners, along…
Miles Bowe | September 9, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Boston Calling September 2014 Lineup

The Boston Calling Festival started last year, and this year's edition, which comes to the city next month, boasts one of the most vanilla festival
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2014 - 9:12 am

Boston Calling 2014 Lineup

This summer's Boston Calling festival appears to be one of the few big multi-day shows that OutKast won't be headlining this year. Instead, Jack Johnson…
Tom Breihan | January 28, 2014 - 10:35 am

Boston Calling Announces Fall Festival Headlined By Vampire Weekend & Passion Pit

When the weather is right, there are few places in this country that cultivate a vibe of outdoor-festival revelry quite like Boston. And given the…
Amrit Singh | May 28, 2013 - 8:54 am

Boston Calling 2013 Lineup

Boston Calling is a brand-new music festival that will hold its first installment in Boston's City Hall Plaza 5/25-26, and it's got a lineup that…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2013 - 10:55 am