Upcoming Local Concerts and Festivals

Here are some artists coming around New England this summer


Noah Kahan

New rising rock artist Noah Kahan will be performing not just at the Boston Calling Music festival in May, but also at his own concert at the Hartford-HealthCare Amphitheater in Bridgeport Sept. 5, at 8 p.m. Noah Kahan is on tour for his new album “Stick Season” and is performing at multiple other locations around the country until late September. Cost of tickets for this event vary depending on where you sit: cheapest is $76 for a nosebleed seat and most expensive is $183 for the pit. Tickets are being sold now on Ticketmaster and other resale sites.


5 Seconds of Summer

Performing at the Mohegan Sun Arena Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. This concert is general admission only, meaning no seats. If you miss Aug. 8, there are shows in Boston at Music Hall at Fenway Aug. 12-13. Tickets for this show cost between $389 and $69 depending on where you choose to sit; some sections are sold out. Tickets are available on Ticketmaster and other resale sites.


Boston Calling Music Festival

Boston Calling is a 3-day music festival at Harvard Athletic Complex in Boston. From May 26-28, headlining artists include Foo Fighters, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Niall Horan (Friday), The Lumineers, Noah Kahan, and Alanis Morissette (Saturday)Paramore, Queens of the Stone Age, and Maren Morris (Sunday). A general admission ticket for three days is $559, a one day pass is $159. Tickets are on sale on the Boston Calling website and Ticketmaster. Tickets are also available through resale apps such as StubHub.


Dr. G and The Believers

A mix of Blues and R&B performed outside at McCook’s point Beach in East Lyme CT. Dr G. and the Believers will perform downtown on Wednesday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. This concert is free to attend.