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Eminem, The Killers and Jack White: Boston Calling Announces 2018 Lineup

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    Security Remains Tight for Boston Calling

    As the Boston Calling Music Festival kicked off Friday night, concertgoers saw and felt added security first-hand, in the wake of this week's terrorist attacks in England.

    (Published Saturday, May 27, 2017)

    Boston Calling announced its 2018 lineup on Thursday, and it includes some heavy-hitters.

    The 3-day show will be headlined by Eminem, The Killers and Jack White.

    Other artists will include Queens of the Stone Age, The National, Paramore, Tyler the Creator, Khalid, Bryson Tiller, Portugal. The Man and Fleet Foxes. Boston '90s alt-rock favorites Belly are also part of the lineup.

    "Each year, we continue to push ourselves to bring fans the very best festival experience," said Brian Appel, festival co-founder and chief executive officer. "With some new changes and features already announced for this year’s festival, and many more on the way, we are ready and excited to treat our fans to an incredible weekend of performances from some of the world’s most iconic music acts."

    The concert will be held on Memorial Day weekend (May 25-27) at the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston. It will feature a total of 54 performances from musicians, bands and comedians on three stages and the festiv al's indoor arena.

    Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman will also curate and host a series of special programming at the festival.

    A limited number of early bird tickets are on sale now at www.bostoncalling.com. Regular-priced tickets will be available after those tickets sell out.


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