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Auld Lang Crush: New Year’s Eve show roundup

December 30, 2010

The end of the year is nigh, and many venues and bands are set to ring in the new with champagne toasts and all night parties. Here’s a list of the ones we could dig up, but there are a ton so we* may have missed something. Leave a comment if we did and we’ll get it added.

*Rich, whenever there is a mistake you can blame Rich.

Club Bohemia New Year’s Eve Party

The Big Wipeouts
Go-Go Girls
Killer Surf Videos
The Country Doctors & Wallace
The Last Ones
and more!

Facebook event
Cantab Lounge
10pm / 21+ / $10

A Royal and Rocking New Year’s Eve Party with:

The Upper Crust
The Lights Out
Apple Betty

Facebook event page
8pm / 21+ / $25 (advance tickets here)

The Pill New Year’s Eve Party

Videodrome Discotheque

Facebook event page

Great Scott
9pm / 21+ / $20 (advance tickets are sold out, but a limited amount will be available at the door)

Lizard Lounge New Year’s Eve

Dwight & Nicole (also their vinyl release party!)

Facebook event page
Lizard Lounge
8pm & 10:30pm / 21+ / $40 – $75 (advance tickets here)

$75 ticket includes admission to 8pm performance and prix fixe dinner across the street at the West Side Lounge.

Two Night New Year’s Eve Party

The Indobox
The Grey Area

Facebook event page

Middle East Upstairs
8pm / 21+ / $15 advance $20 day of show

The Indobox
Roots of Creation

Facebook event page
Middle East Upstairs
8pm / 21+ / $15 advance $20 day of show

**Special Offer** Buy a pass for both nights for $35

Pino Bros. Ink and Prestige Worldwide present Rock N’ Roll Heaven New Year’s Eve Bash

Waltham (1999)
Letterday as AC/DC
The Organ Beats as Queen
Cradle to the Grave as The Clash

Live – band rockstar karaoke contest featuring Flydown

Facebook event page

Middle East Downstairs
8pm / 18+ / $25 (advance tickets here)

The Lee Wilson Movement and present the Milky Way New Year’s Eve Bash

The Lee Wilson Movement
DJs Bruno, KC Hallett, and Cruzz
Live painting by The Invisible Man

Event page
Milky Way
10pm / 21+ / $20 advance $25 day of show

HearNowLive’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve

Love in Stockholm

Facebook event page
9pm / 21+ / $10

New Year’s Eve at the Rosebud with sets from the ’60s through the ’90s

66 Breakout as Guns N’ Roses
John Powhida & Friends as Prince
Gilded Splinters as The Rolling Stones
Big East as Big Brother and the Holding Company

Facebook event page
10pm / 21+ / $15 advance $20 day of show

Rockin’ Sally’s New Year’s Eve

Les Sampou
The Sarcasmatics

Sally O’Brien’s
6pm / No cover

An All – Star New Year’s Eve

Mike Piehl
Dennis Brennan
Christian McNeill
Eric Royer
Steve Cuoco

10pm / 21+ / No cover

A “Heroes” New Year’s Eve

DJ Chris Ewen mixes ’80s New Wave, Electro, Punk and the best of 2010

Facebook event page
TT the Bear’s Place
9pm / 21+ / $15 advance $20 day of show

The Cover-Up at First Night Boston

The Rationales
as The Band
This Blue Heaven as Fleetwood Mac
Brendan Boogie & The Best Intentions as Roy Orbison

Facebook event page
State Transportation Building
10 Park Plaza
Boston, Ma
8:30pm / All Ages / Free (And it’s open to the public, so you don’t need a First Night button)

First Night on Boston Common

The Fatal Flaw

Event page
Parkman bandstand
10pm / All Ages / Free

The Army of Broken Toys Steam Crunk Lounge at First Night

Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys
Somerville Symphony Orkestar
Meff n’ jojo’s Tiny Instrument Revue
Johnny Blazes
Madge of Honor
Dezrah the Strange

Facebook event page
Hynes Convention Center
8pm / All Ages / Free

PA’s Lounge New Year’s Eve Party

Jason Anderson
Strand of Oaks

Facebook event page
PA’s Lounge
8:30pm / 18+ / $10

Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents at First Night

Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents
Bettye LaVette

Event page
Symphony Hall
8pm / All Ages


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