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[‘Nac Tracks] Monthly New Music Playlists

Playing catch-up on playlists, throwing my October & November collections of (nearly 150) new tracks together in one post before we get too deep into December. So many fine songs to be found within… ‘Nac Tracks | October 2020 ‘Nac Tracks | November 2020 And while I’m at it, here’s the now-in-progress December installment… ‘Nac […]

[‘Nac Tracks New Music Playlists] September 2020

Oh, yeah, I should probably share last month’s playlists before this one’s half over. So here ya go, some (relatively short) collections of new songs that struck me during September of twenty-twenty: YouTube, Spotify, or Soundcloud. ‘Nac Tracks | September 2020 | YouTube ‘Nac Tracks | September 2020 | Spotify ‘Nac Tracks | September 2020 […]

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    Monday, November 29th
    Caribou
    Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
    @ the Royale


    Wednesday, December 1st
    CHVRCHES
    Donna Missal
    @ House of Blues


    Friday, December 3rd
    Hiss Golden Messenger
    Rosali
    @ the Sinclair


    Saturday, December 4th
    Palehound
    Cliff Notez
    Squitch
    @ the Sinclair


    Friday, December 3rd
    Buffalo Tom
    Ted Leo
    @ Big Night Live


    Sunday, December 5th
    Cave In
    @ the Sinclair


    Monday, December 6th
    The Umbrellas
    Destroy Boys
    Jigsaw Youth
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Tuesday, December 7th
    Allman Family Revival
    @ the Orpheum


    Tuesday, December 7th
    Metz
    Preoccupations
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Wednesday, December 8th
    Advance Base (christmas set)
    Dear Nora (solo)
    @ O’Brien’s


    Thursday, December 9th
    Kid Gulliver
    @ O’Brien’s


    Friday, December 10th
    Boston Hassle’s 10th
    Anniversary Fundraiser Show!
    Scare City
    Rusty Mullet
    hiFi
    Exit 18
    @ O’Brien’s


    Friday, December 10th
    Will Dailey
    @ the Burren


    Friday, December 10th
    Live Skull
    Thalia Zedek Band
    @ the Midway


    Friday, December 10th
    Baroness
    @ the Middle East Down


    Saturday, December 11th
    Slow Pulp
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Sunday, December 12th
    Runnner
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Sunday, December 12th
    Stars
    Kevin Devine
    @ the Paradise


    Tuesday, December 14th
    Steve Gunn
    Jeff Parker
    @ the Sinclair


    Wednesday, December 15th
    Bully
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Wednesday, December 15th
    Salem Wolves
    Evan Greer
    Glacier
    ONCE @ the Crystal Ballroom


    Tuesday, December 21st
    Piebald
    Nathan Gray
    Dog Hotel
    @ the Sinclair


    Wednesday, December 22nd
    Black Beach
    Cronies
    Anxious Wave
    Betties
    @ O’Brien’s


    Thursday, January 6th, 2022
    Mint Green
    Pet Fox
    @ O’Brien’s


    Saturday, January 15th
    Guided By Voices
    @ the Royale


    Tuesday, January 18th
    Cat Power
    @ the Paradise


    Friday, January 21st
    Tig Notaro
    @ the Chevalier Theatre


    Sunday, January 23rd
    The Beths
    Lunar Vacation
    Weakened Friends
    @ the Sinclair


    Monday, January 24th
    Best Coast
    Rosie Tucker
    @ the Royale


    Wednesday, January 26th
    The Vacant Lots
    @ the Paradise


    Thursday, January 27th
    Ezra Furman
    @ the Crystal Ballroom


    Monday, January 31st
    The War on Drugs
    House of Blues


    Saturday, February 5th
    An Evening with Bruce Dickinson
    @ the Shubert Theatre


    Saturday, February 5th
    Erasure
    @ the Orpheum


    Monday, February 7th
    STRFKR
    The Undercover Dream Lovers
    @ the Sinclair


    Tuesday, February 8th
    Courtney Barnett
    Shamir
    @ the Wang


    Thursday, February 10th
    Squirrel Flower
    Mia Joy
    @ the Sinclair


    Saturday, February 12th
    Ian Sweet
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Sunday, February 13th
    Polaris
    Beeef
    @ the Sinclair


    Friday, February 18th
    The Cribs
    @ the Sinclair


    Thursday, February 24th
    John Moreland
    Will Johnson
    @ the Sinclair


    Thursday, February 24th
    Sleigh Bells
    @ the Paradise


    Friday, February 25th
    Illuminati Hotties
    Fenne Lily
    Pom Pom Squad
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, February 27th
    Bruce Cockburn
    @ the Wilbur


    Monday, February 28th
    Journey
    Billy Idol
    @ the Garden


    Tuesday, March 1st
    AFI
    Cold Cave
    @ the Royale


    Wednesday, March 2nd
    Bruce Cockburn
    @ the Narrows, Fall River


    Thursday, March 3rd,
    Punch Brothers
    Haley Heynderickx
    @ the Orpheum


    Friday, March 4th
    Nation of Language
    @ Brighton Music Hall


    Monday, March 7th
    Microphones
    Emily Sprague
    @ Somerville Theatre


    Wednesday, March 9th
    Clan of Xymox
    The Bellwether Syndicate
    Aertex
    @ the Hard Rock Cafe


    Friday, March 11th
    Lewis Black
    @ the Emerson Colonial


    Saturday, March 12th
    Son Volt
    Jesse Farrar
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, March 13th
    Reigning Sound
    Country Westerns
    @ the Sinclair


    Tuesday, March 15th
    Marketa Irglova & Glen Hansard
    @ the Emerson Theatre


    Tuesday, March 15th
    Ministry
    Melvins
    Corrosion of Conformity
    @ House of Blues


    Saturday, March 19th
    Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
    @ Sonia


    Saturday, March 19th
    The Dear Hunter
    The World Is a Beautiful Place…
    Tanner Merritt (of O’Brother)
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, March 20th
    Dropkick Murphys
    Jim Lindberg (Pennywise)
    The Rumjacks
    @ Roadrunner


    Sunday, March 20th
    Henry Rollins
    @ the Wilbur


    Monday & Tuesday
    March 21st & 22nd
    Mitski
    Michelle
    @ Roadrunner


    Tuesday, March 22nd
    Nick Cave & Warren Ellis
    @ the Wang


    Wednesday, March 23rd
    Hot Water Music
    @ the Sinclair


    Thursday & Friday
    March 24th & 25th
    Bleachers
    @ Roadrunner


    Thursday, March 24th
    They Might Be Giants
    ‘Flood’ 30th annivesary
    @ the Royale


    Friday, March 25th
    Yard Act
    @ the Sinclair


    Saturday, March 26th
    Car Seat Headrest
    Bartees Strange
    @ House of Blues


    Wednesday, March 30th
    Sparks
    @ the Shubert Theatre


    Thursday, March 31st
    Parquet Courts
    Hailu Mergia
    @ the Royale


    Friday, April 1st
    Brian Jonestown Massacre
    Mercury Rev
    @ Roadrunner


    Friday, April 1st
    Low
    @ Columbus Theatre
    in Providence


    Sunday, April 3rd
    Andy Shauf
    @ the Paradise


    Monday, April 4th
    Holy F*ck
    @ Sonia


    Monday, April 4th
    Airborne Toxic Event
    @ the House of Blues


    Tuesday, April 5th
    Perfume Genius
    Hand Habits
    @ the Royale


    Wednesday, April 6th
    James Vincent McMorrow
    @ the Royale


    Thursday, April 7th
    Circle Jerks
    7SECONDS
    Negative Approach
    @ the Paradise


    Friday, April 8th
    Snail Mail
    Joy Again
    @ the Royale


    Friday & Saturday
    April 8th & 9th
    The Town & the City Festival
    a stacked lineup of artists
    @ venues around Lowell, MA


    Tuesday, April 12th
    We Were Promised Jetpacks
    @ the Sinclair


    Wednesday, April 13th
    Big Thief
    @ Roadrunner


    Thursday, April 14th
    Alt-J
    Portugal. The Man
    Cherry Glazerr
    @ Agganis Arena


    Thursday, April 14th
    Yumi Zouma
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, April 17th
    Godspeed You! Black Emperor
    @ the Columbus, Providence


    Thursday, April 21st
    Fruit Bats
    @ the Sinclair


    Friday, April 22nd
    Mogwai
    @ the Paradise


    Friday, April 29th
    The Zombies
    @ the Cabot, Beverly


    Friday, April 29th
    Hovvdy
    Molly Parden
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, May 1st
    OMD
    @ House of Blues


    Thursday, May 5th
    Julianna Barwick
    Malibu
    @ the Sinclair


    Sunday, May 8th
    Destroyer
    @ The Sinclair


    Tuesday, May 10th
    Pup
    Cloud Nothings
    @ House of Blues


    Thursday, May 12th
    Beach Bunny
    @ House of Blues


    Saturday, May 14th
    Built to Spill
    @ the Paradise


    Sunday, May 15th
    Dry Cleaning
    @ Crystal Ballroom


    Sunday, May 22th
    Eels
    @ the Paradise


    Sunday, June 5th
    The Antlers
    @ the Sinclair


    Saturday, June 11th
    Kraftwerk
    @ the Wang


    Saturday, June 18th
    The Zulus
    @ the Paradise


    Tuesday, June 21st
    Waxahatchee
    @ Roadrunner


    Wednesday, June 22nd
    Tears for Fears
    Garbage
    @ Some Bank Pavilion


    Monday, June 27th
    Ty Segall
    & Freedom Band
    @ the Royale


    Friday, July 15th
    Bikini Kill
    Alice Bag
    @ the Wang


    Friday, July 22nd
    Beach House
    @ Roadrunner


    Tuesday, August 16th
    Goo Goo Dolls
    @ Some Bank Pavilion


    Tuesday, August 16th
    Peter Hook & the Light
    Playing the Joy Division
    albums “Closer” &
    “Unknown Pleasures”
    @ the Paradise


    Friday, September 10th
    Red Hot Chili Peppers
    St. Vincent
    Thundercat
    @ Fenway Park


    Sunday, September 19th
    New Order
    Pet Shop Boys
    @ Some Bank Pavilion


    Wednesday, September 28th
    Pavement
    @ the Wang


    Monday, October 3rd
    The Killers
    Johnny Marr
    @ the Garden


    Saturday, October 22nd
    June of 44
    @ the Middle East Down