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Boston, MA (March 24, 2022) – Boston Calling, which makes its highly anticipated return this Memorial Day Weekend – May 27-29, 2022 – with an incredible three-day lineup headlined by Foo Fighters, The Strokes, and Metallica, announced today a dedicated stage for local and regional artists, the new Tivoli Audio Orange Stage.The largest collection of area talent in the festival’s history will perform at the 2022 event, with 12 of the 20 acts with local ties hitting the Tivoli Audio Orange Stage throughout the weekend.  The Tivoli Audio Orange Stage joins the festival’s established Green Stage, Red Stage and Delta Blue Stage.

Among the celebrated acts from the region performing on the Tivoli Audio Orange Stage are Boston born and Burlington, VT based folk artist, Ali McGuirk; Brockton, MA’s electrifying rap collective, Van Buren Records; Boston Music Awards 2020 R&B Artist of the Year and Boston based Miranda Rae; and Boston’s own Aaron and the Lord, the talented indie rock duo with deep local music ties. Rounding out the Tivoli Audio Orange Stage schedule are local and regional artists Born Without Bones, Avenue, The Chelsea Curve, Coral Moons, Dutch Tulips, Cam Meekins, Crooked Coast, and Paper Tigers.

Joining Boston Calling’s local and regional acts on the festival’s 2022 lineup, and performing across the festival’s multiple stages, are more than 50 artists in all. Boston Calling’s 2022 bill features an incredibly diverse mix of globally recognized music stars, including Rüfüs Du Sol, Weezer, HAIM, Run The Jewels, Glass Animals, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Avril Lavigne, Black Pumas, Modest Mouse, Goose, Cheap Trick, Oliver Tree, EARTHGANG, Orville Peck, The Struts, and many more. The entire lineup can be found below, listed by day.

2022 Boston Calling Lineup

The current day-by-day lineup for Boston Calling 2022 is as follows. Performance times are forthcoming.

Friday, May 27, 2022
Foo Fighters
Rüfüs Du Sol
Avril Lavigne
Cheap Trick
Oliver Tree
The Struts
Paris Jackson
The Backseat Lovers
Paris Texas
Mob Rich
Pom Pom Squad
Born Without Bones
Miranda Rae
The Chelsea Curve

Saturday, May 28, 2022
The Strokes
Run The Jewels
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
Black Pumas
Orville Peck
Sudan Archives
Frances Forever
Charlotte Sands
Julie Rhodes
Van Buren Records
Ali McGuirk
Coral Moons
Dutch Tulips

Sunday, May 29, 2022
Glass Animals
Modest Mouse
Japanese Breakfast
Peach Tree Rascals
Cam Meekins
Cliff Notez
Crooked Coast
Aaron and the Lord
Paper Tigers

Boston Calling once again promises an exceptional experience, from its iconic mix of musical performances to its commitment to showcasing new forms of entertainment and extensive food and drink offerings. More details on the festival’s food and drink components will be announced in the coming weeks.

Tier 1 3-Day and Single Day General Admission tickets, VIP tickets, and Platinum tickets are now on sale at New this year for fans are 2-day GA tickets which are also available in 2-Packs. Also available are 2-packs of 3-Day GA tickets. Availability of tickets at Tier 1 pricing are limited. Tier 2 pricing will go into effectafter Tier 1 tickets sell out.

Artist Press Images:

A folder of artist press images along with Boston Calling 2022 creative and highlight images and b-roll from previous years’ festivals can be found here.

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Chris Langley; Alexandra Sullivan 
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