Boston Calling 2019 Tour • Page 2

Discussion in 'Tour Forum' started by BackwardsDuck, Nov 16, 2018.

  1. drewinseries

    Drew @AndrewNCaruso fb/kingwildlands

    If Lord Huron and Pale Waves are same day I'm in, otherwise, nah.
     
  2. teel

    Regular

    Lord Huron at Bottlerock on the 26th
     
  3. teel

    Regular

     
  4. alkalinexandy

    Trusted Supporter

    Well, now I'm just crossing my fingers for a Gang of Youths or Turnstile aftershow.
     
  5. Jason Tolpin

    Trusted

    Well.... I got nothing. Hope you all enjoy it!
     
  6. josh-

    Trusted

    Going for turnstile then leaving
     
  7. alkalinexandy

    Trusted Supporter

    If it helps you any, they're playing the Palladium on may 7th. Probably cheaper haha.
     
  8. Brent

    Ready When You Are Supporter

    Wow that is bad.
     
  9. manoverboard365

    Trusted

    Wow, Sunday has absolutely nothing for me. Saturday could be a fun day with Tame, Anderson, Hozier, King Princess and Mitski.
     
  10. J12

    Newbie

    There's usually enough on at least one day for me to give serious consideration to going (although I never wind up doing it - usually the bands I want to see are playing headlining dates closer to me in the same time period.) There isn't a single band I'd pay money to see this year. Not one.
     
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  11. alkalinexandy

    Trusted Supporter

    Pay money to see? Or pay the amount they're asking for a single day ticket to see?
     
  12. ALT/MSC/FAN

    It's chaos. Be kind. Prestigious

    Janelle Monae, Christine & the Queens, and Blackstar are all awesome. If you're going to be there anyway, I'd recommend seeing them at least.
     
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  13. BackwardsDuck

    kcauQ

    Honestly I don't think the lineup is as bad as people are making it out to be. It's nothing fantastic but they're some solid acts in there. Really looking forward to Gang of Youths and Turnstile.
     
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  14. alkalinexandy

    Trusted Supporter

    I mean, it's definitely not for me... But when you look at it? The line-up makes perfect sense. Both for the festival brand and what's popular in general at this point.

    It's an off-year for festival line-ups in terms of shit being mind-blowing.

    And this line-up is just... Not for me this year. And I can point directly to the acts that "took" the slots of others that would have been more up my alley haha. Hopefully I'm more aligned next year -- this is the first time in years I've had to find plans for Memorial Day weekend!
     
  15. J12

    Newbie

    Actually pay money to see. Just nothing for me this year, at all. I'm sure it'll do well (and that's good!), but there's definitely no consideration on my end this year. Totally agree with you - the line-up more or less makes sense and it should please their target market quite well.

    The only band on there I'd see would be Twenty One Pilots, more of curiosity than actual fandom. But, I definitely wouldn't travel out of Maine for them.
     
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