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Photos: Jane's Addiction + Band of Skulls at Bank of America Pavilion

Jane's Addiction + Band of Skulls played the Bank of America Pavilion on Saturday, August 11, 2012.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  August 17, 2012
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Photos: Passion Pit at the Bank of America Pavilion

Passion Pit played the Bank of America Pavilion on June 22, 2012.
June 22, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  June 29, 2012
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Out: From the MFA to the Pavilion, Passion Pit return to Boston

When Passion Pit were conceived five years ago out of an Emerson College dorm, the result of a Valentine's Day gift of love songs Michael Angelakos crafted for his then-girlfriend, electro-pop really hadn't yet taken hold of popular alternative music.
Getting ’Pitted  
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  June 29, 2012
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Photos: 'WFNX presents The Seaport Six'

WFNX presents The Seaport Six with Two Door Cinema Club + Grouplove + Delta Spirit + Cake + Stephie Coplan & the Pedestrians + Reptar at the Bank of America Pavilion on June 14, 2012.
Bank of America Pavilion | June 14, 2012
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  June 22, 2012
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The Beach Boys forget the past in order to embrace it

For the past 50 years, the Beach Boys have been selling myths, and we've been buying them.
In harmony
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  June 22, 2012
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Road Trippin’: 25 shows across New England you need to see before Labor Day

While we agree that kicking back in a shady backyard with a plate of barbecue, a cooler of cold brews, and some good tunes spinning on the iPod deck is one hell of a way to while away a lazy summer afternoon, we'd like to suggest that you get a bit more
Sounds of summer
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  June 08, 2012


[live review] TV on the Radio + Broken Social Scene @ the Pavilion


TV ON THE RADIO do to my body what no other band can. And I don't mean in the "like man, this band totally... like...
By Michael C. Walsh  |  September 08, 2011

[phlipcam video] Ra Ra Riot + Jack's Mannequin + Guster (and, uh, Will Forte) @ the BoA Pavilion


Holy super-fans, Batman. Who knew JACK'S MANNEQUIN had such a dedicated following? If the crowd at Friday night's GUSTER show, for which the SoCal band...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  August 15, 2011
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The circular splendor of My Morning Jacket

It all began with TheTennessee Fire of 1999 — just a tiny spark ignited by the fiery vision and devastating voice of Jim James.
Spontaneous routes
By NOLAN GAWRON  |  August 12, 2011
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Photos: Death Cab for Cutie at the Bank of America Pavilion

Death Cab for Cutie performs live at the Bank of America Pavilion on August 1, 2011.
Bank of America Pavilion | August 1, 2011
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  August 05, 2011

The Shark Week in Geek, August 1-7: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year


It's finally here. People count down to this for months. As soon as the weather starts to change, it's fresh in everyone's minds -- the...
By Kelly Dickinson  |  August 01, 2011


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The Go-Go's resurrect their new-wave Beat

It's common knowledge that the '80s were a wild time full of big hair, good drugs, and bad clothes.  
Returning to the valley
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  June 03, 2011
[live review] Vampire Weekend, Beach House, Dum Dum Girls @ Pavilion 09.12.10

[live review] Vampire Weekend, Beach House, Dum Dum Girls @ Pavilion 09.12.10


Another take on Sunday's indie-palooza at the Bank of America Pavilion with Vampire Weekend, Beach House and Dum Dum Girls. Check out Alex Cavallo's Phlipcam...
By Jonathan Donaldson  |  September 16, 2010

[phlipcam video] Vampire Weekend and Beach House @ the Pavilion


Vampire Weekend--Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa The weather was fittingly inclement for the last show of the summer at the Bank of America Pavilion last night....
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  September 13, 2010
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Dum Dum Girls shift toward a noisy time warp

It takes Kristin Gundred about a minute to remember when she created Dum Dum Girls. It was 2008, she determines, but her sound rarely draws comparisons to anything originating within the past decade — or the one before that.
Pop retrograde
By REYAN ALI  |  September 10, 2010
Stone Temple Pilots at the Bank of America Pavilion

Stone Temple Pilots at the Bank of America Pavilion


Well, this will make you feel old: Stone Temple Pilots are in rotation on classic-rock radio. They'll be playing their '90s alt-rock classics - now...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 26, 2010


August 27 | Donna Summer at the Bank of America Pavilion

August 27 | Donna Summer at the Bank of America Pavilion


Boston's own "Bad Girl" of disco, Dorchester-born Donna Summer, needs no introduction: surely we needn't send subliminal reminders of her countless hit songs played "On...
By Scott Kearnan  |  August 23, 2010
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Leader of the pack

Ray LaMontagne's got a band now. But he doesn't have a producer.
Ray LaMontagne rounds up the Pariah Dogs for his fourth album
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 13, 2010
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Squeeze | Spot the Difference

Squeeze are a great pop band who've made some lousy career moves, and this may be the lousiest.
XOXO (2010)
By BRETT MILANO  |  August 13, 2010
Ray Lamontagne at the Bank of America Pavilion

Ray Lamontagne at the Bank of America Pavilion


A Stephen Stills song influenced Maine singer-songwriter Ray Lamontagne to leave his job in a shoe factory and become a musician, and we're glad he...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 11, 2010
Sublime with Rome at the Bank of America Pavilion

Sublime with Rome at the Bank of America Pavilion


Call up your dreadlocked stoner friends from high school! You can finally go see Sublime together. Well, okay, Sublime with Rome. Since the untimely death...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 11, 2010


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Jackie Greene comes alive

It doesn't take much to prove that modern-day Americana owes more to the Grateful Dead than it ever wanted to admit — one listen to Wilco's two most recent albums ought to do the trick.
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By BRETT MILANO  |  August 06, 2010
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Photos: Black Keys at Bank of America Pavilion

The Black Keys live at the Bank of America Pavilion, July 31, 2010
The Black Keys live at the Bank of America Pavilion, July 31, 2010
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  August 06, 2010
MGMT at Bank of America Pavilion

MGMT at Bank of America Pavilion


A lot has changed for MGMT since they were last in town and filling an opening slot for Sir Paul McCartney at Fenway. In a...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 03, 2010
Review: Arcade Fire live at the Bank of America Pavilion

Review: Arcade Fire live at the Bank of America Pavilion


More photos by Scott M. Lacey.Last night, while his band was playing a song from their still-not-technically-out-yet album The Suburbs, Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler...
By Ryan Stewart  |  August 02, 2010
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Arcade Fire | The Suburbs

"Half Light I" sounds as if it could be the soundtrack to an American Express commercial.
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By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  July 30, 2010


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Photos: Widespread Panic at the Bank of America Pavilion

Widespread Panic perform at the Bank of America Pavilion on July 24, 2010.
Widespread Panic | Bank of America Pavilion | July 24, 2010
By MICHAEL SPENCER  |  July 30, 2010
Black Keys at the Bank of America Pavilion

Black Keys at the Bank of America Pavilion


The Black Keys are the embodiment of turn-of-the-millennium dirty-blues rock. Although their similarity to the White Stripes is obvious (both are guitar/drum duos with an...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  July 29, 2010
August 10 | MGMT at the Bank of America Pavilion

August 10 | MGMT at the Bank of America Pavilion


It's awfully refreshing when rock stars show a little bit of humility. But when we saw that psychedelic pop-rockers MGMT use the modest web address...
By Scott Kearnan  |  July 26, 2010
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Photos: Cheap Trick and Squeeze at Bank of America Pavilion

Nostalgic fun with the Cheap Trick and Squeeze, the Janus faces of power pop.
Cheap Trick and Squeeze, live at Bank of America Pavilion, on July 14, 2010
By SCOTT M. LACEY  |  July 16, 2010