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Eminem, Khalid, and others bring high energy to Boston Calling’s final day

Eminem, Khalid, and others bring high energy to Boston Calling’s final day

Story by Derek Schuster, photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff   Boston Calling’s 2018 edition came to a close on Sunday, with Eminem headlining the festival’s final night in Allston. The balmy weather of the previous two days was traded for a rainy chill as fans bundled up to hear […]

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Fans wait outside of the Blue Stage before Brockhampton appears.
The warm weather continued in Allston as Boston Calling entered its second day on Saturday, led by Jack White as the night’s headliner. / Photo by Alex Melagrano

Boston Calling continues with good weather and better performances

Story by Derek Schuster, photos by Alex Melagrano, news staff The warm weather continued in Allston as Boston Calling entered its second day on Saturday, led by Jack White as the night’s headliner. A steady stream of hard rock on one side of the festival and hip-hop/R&B on the other […]

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Boston Calling starts off with a bang in 2018
The eighth edition of the Boston Calling Music Festival kicked of yesterday in Allston. / Photo by Alex Melagrano

Boston Calling starts off with a bang in 2018

Boston Calling kicked off its 2018 edition on Friday at the Harvard Athletic Complex with a headline performance by The Killers. The festival will also feature Jack White and Eminem as headliners for the next two nights.

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Pop Up Magazine Show

Photo courtesy Jon Snyder
Pop-Up Magazine Performance. / Photo courtesy Jon Snyder

Pop-Up Magazine brings longform stories to the stage

Pop-Up Magazine will be coming to Emerson’s Cutler Majestic Theatre May 19 with a live storytelling show.

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Boston Calling aims high for 2018 with impressive lineup and widespread festival upgrades
After expanding to a larger venue last year, Boston's favorite music festival is making various upgrades to help draw an even larger crowd in 2018. / Photo courtesy of Boston Calling.

Boston Calling aims high for 2018 with impressive lineup and widespread festival upgrades

The Killers, Jack White and Eminem will be headlining the festival at the Harvard Athletic Complex May 25 through 27.

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The Tinder trolley was on campus on the 17th to hand out foam flames. / Photo by Mohit Puvvala
The Tinder trolley was on campus on the 17th to hand out foam flames. / Photo by Mohit Puvvala

Northeastern falls to UMass in Cardi B Tinder contest

Northeastern narrowly missed a free concert with Cardi B in the Tinder Campus Swipe Off Contest, receiving second place.

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NU & Improv'd member Anton Monteleone entertains./ File photo by Ashley Wong
NU & Improv'd member Anton Monteleone entertains. / File photo by Ashley Wong

Event Calendar: Thursday, April 19th- Wednesday, April 25th

Our event calendar from Thursday, April 19 – Wednesday, April 25 highlights events in Boston that you do not want to miss.

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NU Stage produces “Pippin,” the plainclothes pontificator
Pippin's stint as king was short lived. / Photo by Sam Cronin

NU Stage produces “Pippin,” the plainclothes pontificator

NU Stage Musical Theater Company put on a production of the musical “Pippin” in Blackman Auditorium last weekend.

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Review: “Rampage” delivers fun, mindless action
Dwayne Johnson in "Rampage." / Photo courtesy Creative Commons

Review: “Rampage” delivers fun, mindless action

“Rampage” starring Dwayne Johnson is a mediocre CGI-fest, but still isn’t the worst video game movie adaptation.

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Graphic by Shannon Reilly
Graphic by Shannon Reilly

Column: Streaming is dooming the medium budget movie

Columnist Mohit Puvvala writes about how streaming services like Netflix are changing the media landscape.

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