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Happiness Abounds During Sad Summer Fest at Worcester Palladium

It was best of times - it was the Sad Summer Festival. In the wake of the heart-shattering news that Warped Tour was ending its annual cross-country run after its final anniversary celebration this summer at select locations, it was undeniable that pop-punk and emo kids of all ages would need a proper replacement. Enter the Sad Summer Festival, which I can attest is anything but....
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Break out your Black Tutus and Neckties – Avril Lavigne’s Making a Comeback

After a very difficult battle with Lyme Disease and some serious soul-searching, the angsty punk princess of the 2000s is back and stronger than ever with her new single "Head Above Water". Avril Lavigne has been on the scene since her breakout hit "Complicated" off of her debut album Let Go in 2002, and she's followed that up with monster hits since then, with juggernaut anthems like "Sk8er...
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Everything is Fine and Nothing Matters When All Time Low Plays At Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

Summer Ever After Tour with Gnash and Dashboard Confessional 8/25/18 Running onto the stage in an excited frenzy, Zack and Rian appeared mere moments before Alex and Jack did, as they launched into their opening song “Damned If I Do Ya (Damned If I Don’t)”. The punchy guitar riff and cheeky lyrics entered the soundscape as the crowd went wild – the opening tune is notoriously...
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Van’s Warped Tour 2018 Final Cross-Country Run Recap: a Punk Rock Rookie’s Experience

The music, the bands, and the crowd-surfing - Van’s Warped Tour has been a punk, emo, and alternative rock launching point since 1995 for many of the greats like Joan Jett, Paramore, Katy Perry, and of course, the now disbanded cultural motif that was (and still is) My Chemical Romance. As the final cross-country run is currently about to wrap up at the end of...
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