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Former American Idol winner Scotty McCreery dominates House of Blues with country hits

Former American Idol winner Scotty McCreery dominates House of Blues with country hits

Sarah Lukowski

February 1, 2019

Country singer and former American Idol winner Scotty McCreery brought his “Seasons Change” tour to the House of Blues on Friday, where he sang old hits like “See You Tonight” and recent releases like “Five More Minutes,” showcasing his signature baritone vocal range. McCreery’s 13-stop...

16-year-old Billie Eilish dominates House of Blues with an energetic show

16-year-old Billie Eilish dominates House of Blues with an energetic show

Haley Clegg and Phoebe Adams

November 5, 2018

It’s hard to believe a 16-year old could have complete control over a sold-out House of Blues, yet Billie Eilish managed to do exactly that on Friday night. She had no trouble commandeering the packed crowd from the moment she took the stage until the very last notes of her encore. With a stage ...

Fitz and the Tantrums bring energetic stage presence to House of Blues

Fitz and the Tantrums bring energetic stage presence to House of Blues

Haley Clegg

November 22, 2016

Fans were not deterred by bad weather and could be seen lined up in the rain, waiting for the doors to be opened to Fitz and the Tantrums as they revisited Boston on Tuesday. As soon as doors opened, young and old fans alike rushed inside eager to get the best spot possible to see the performers. ...

Beirut rocks the House, skips the Blues

Beirut rocks the House, skips the Blues

November 11, 2015

By Sammie Mayaleh   Eagerness emanated from the seemingly endless line of indie-rock enthusiasts as they waited outside the House of Blues on Saturday to catch New Mexico-based band Beirut while on tour with their fifth album, “No No No.” Formed initially in 2006 as a solo project by...

Alternative pop group colors a full crowd at the House of Blues

Alternative pop group colors a full crowd at the House of Blues

Annalise Fosnight

April 15, 2015

OK Go’s House of Blues Concert Thursday night was everything you could imagine it to be, with confetti cannons and more. The set-up of the concert was pretty standard, with two large, square monitors that centered the band into a corner, and played many different visuals during the concert. One...

Paolo Nutini takes the stage at the House of Blues

Paolo Nutini takes the stage at the House of Blues

September 24, 2014

By Sylvain Gaulier Paolo Nutini took the stage at the Southern-inspired House of Blues on Friday, delivering a powerful performance. Nutini, a Scottish soul singer, was framed by the venue’s iconic multi-level balconies and ethnographic symbols, which send a mystic vibe throughout the House of...

Tame Impala rock a sold-out spring break show at HOB: Boston

Tame Impala rock a sold-out spring break show at HOB: Boston

March 28, 2013

Bianca Rullo  Journal Staff It has been a good year for Australian psychedelic rockers Tame Impala – being nominated and winning several prestigious music awards, playing sold out shows across the globe and selling countless copies of acclaimed sophomore album Lonerism is generating positive buzz fr...

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