After missing two previous editions of the festival, the Foo Fighters headline the 2023 Boston Calling Championship.
The rock band is one of three main bands for the annual music festival, which will return to Harvard Sports Complex May 26-28, 2023. The Foo Fighters will headline Friday’s show, while The Lumineers and Paramore will headline Saturday and Sunday, respectively.
Foo Fighters were originally announced as the headliners at Boston Calling 2020, which was canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic. They were later announced as headliners at Boston Calling 2022, but had to withdraw Due to the death of drummer Taylor Hawkins.
More than 50 artists will be performing at this year’s festival, including top acts like Alanis Morissette (who is performing in Boston for the first time since 2012), Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Queens of the Stone Age.
Other acts near the top of the marquee are The National, Noah Kahan, Bleachers, Niall Horan, The Flaming Lips, King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard, who had to Canceling their Boston Calling 2022 performance Last minute due to a positive COVID result.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Thursday, January 12th via Boston Calling website.
Along with the VIP, Platinum, and GA ticket classes, Boston Calling 2023 is offering a GA+ ticket level for this year’s festival. GA+ cardholders have access to the festival’s VIP Reserve lounge, an “oasis within the festival” featuring handcrafted cocktails, an expanded beer and wine list, and complimentary water and soft drinks, according to a press release.
More details on amenities for each pricing tier are available at www Boston Calling website. Interestingly, the festival has not yet announced how much tickets will actually cost.
Check out the full day-by-day list for Boston Calling 2023 below.
Friday, May 26, 2023
Yes Yes Yes
Teddy is swimming
Blue light bandits
Saturday 27 May 2023
Sunday, May 28, 2023
Queens of the Stone Age
King Gizzard and Lizard Wizard
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