Boston Calling 2024 Preview: A Festival of Music and Celebration

Article Contributed by Justin Hunt | Published on Monday, April 22, 2024

The beloved three-day festival, Boston Calling, is set to light up the Harvard Athletic Complex this Memorial Day Weekend. With a lineup headlined by musical luminaries such as Ed Sheeran, The Killers, and Tyler Childers, the festival promises a spectacular array of over 50 artists gracing its stages. The event will feature a diverse selection of talent including Leon Bridges, Trey Anastasio and Classic TAB, Hozier, Reneé Rapp, Megan Thee Stallion, and many others.

A hallmark of Boston Calling is its commitment to the local music scene in New England, showcasing over 20 regional artists. The festival's Orange Stage, dedicated exclusively to local acts, will host an exciting mix of performers this year. Notables include the indie pop sounds of Beach Weather, singer-songwriter Kieran Rhodes, the unique Senseless Optimism, the dynamic hip hop artist kei, rock enthusiasts Tysk Tysk Task, and the returning Bad Rabbits, who performed at the inaugural Boston Calling in 2013.

For those planning to attend, a variety of ticket options are available including single-day passes, three-day packages, and exclusive VIP and Platinum experiences. Details and purchases can be made on the festival's official website at Below is the full lineup for each day:

Friday, May 24:

    Ed Sheeran
    Leon Bridges
    Reneé Rapp
    Young the Giant
    Luke Hemmings
    David Kushner
    Beach Weather
    Ric Wilson
    Madi Diaz
    Divine Sweater
    Kieran Rhodes
    Justin Clancy
    The Wolff Sisters

Saturday, May 25:

    Tyler Childers
    Trey Anastasio and Classic TAB
    Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls
    Jessie Murph
    The Red Clay Strays
    Tanner Usrey
    Bad Rabbits
    The Castellows
    Senseless Optimism
    Tori Tori
    Ward Hayden
    Paper Lady
    Highwater Haulers

Sunday, May 26:

    The Killers
    Megan Thee Stallion
    The Revivalists
    Chappell Roan
    Royel Otis
    The Heavy Heavy
    Christone Kingfish Ingram
    Francis of Delirium
    Stefan Thev
    The Thing
    Zola Simone
    Billy Dean Thomas
    Tysk Tysk Task

Join us for an unforgettable weekend of music, community, and celebration at Boston Calling 2024.