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Boston Calling Music Festival

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Boston’s first music festival will be held May 25 and 26 at City Hall Plaza.

A few of my favorite bands will be performing:


The Shins


The National


Of Monsters and Men



The Shins
Marina and The Diamonds
Matt and Kim
Portugal. The Man
Ms Mr
St. Lucia
Bad Rabits


The National
Of Monsters and Men
Young the Giant
Andrew Bird
Dirty Projectors
Ra Ra Riot
The Walkmen
Youth Lagoon

Tickets on sale Friday at 10 a.m. Info at Boston Calling website.

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Entertainment Realm’s Top 25 Albums of 2012

1. The Avett Brothers, The Carpenter [American/Republic]

2. The xx, coexist [Young Turks]

3. Aimee Mann, Charmer [Superego Records]

4. Chelsea Wolfe, Unknown Rooms [Sargent House]

5. Meiko, The Bright Side [Fantasy]

6. The Shins, Port of Morrow [Columbia]

7. Exitmusic, Passage [Secretly Canadian]

8. Of Monsters and Men, My Head is An Animal [Universal Republic]

9. Norah Jones, Little Broken Hearts [Blue Note Records]

10. Metric, Synthetica [MOM & POP MUSIC]

11. Now Now, Threads [Trans- Records]

12. David Byrne and St. Vincent, Love this Giant [4AD / Todo Mundo]

13. Cat Power, Sun [Matador]

14. Imperial Teen, Feel the Sound [Merge Records]

15. Keane, Strangeland [Interscope]

16. Beth Orton, Sugaring Season [ANTI Records]

17. Jack White, Blunderbluss [Third Man Records / Columbia]

18. Regina Spektor, What We Heard from the Cheap Seats [Sire / WEA]

19. Purity Ring, Shrines [4AD]

20. The Organ Beats, Goldenheart

21. Laetitia Sadier, Silencio [101 DISTRIBUTION]

22. Lightning Love, Blonde Album [Quite Scientific]

23. Fiona Apple, The Idler Wheel . . . [Sony]

24. Winterpills, All My Lovely Goners [Signature Sounds]

25. Skyline Pigeons, House of Mysteries [Retro Face Music]

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November Concert List

**= shows I plan to go to

Stephie Coplan and the Pedestrians
Brighton Music Hall
Friday, November 2

Aimee Mann**
Berklee Performance Center
Sat, Nov 3

Benjamin Gibbard
Somerville Theatre
Sunday, November 4

Young Prisms**
Great Scott
Monday, November 5

Chris Toppin’s Birthday Bash with Buffalo Tom, Tanya Donelly, Fuzzy (reunited), Sheperdess and Bye Bye Airplane
Friday, November 9
The Midway, JP

Sharon Van Etten
Sunday, November 11
The Paradise

Chris Isaak
Sunday, November 11
Orpheum Theatre

Martha Wainwright
November 15
The Sinclair

Of Monsters and Men (would love to see this show)
Orpheum Theatre
November 19

Bleeding Rainbow**
A Place to Bury Strangers
Middle East
November 19

Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Patti Smith

Monday, November 26
The TD Garden

Titus Andronicus

The Sinclair
Friday, November 30

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