RadioBDC is serious about our commitment to great music, so every Tuesday we scour the Boston music scene to pick out the best of the best.
Here are this week's picks.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Chicagoans The Orwells are at T.T. the Bear's Place with The Kingston Springs and Nice Guys. ($10 / All ages / Doors at 8:30 p.m.)
Thursday, Feb. 28
Icelandic electro-pop outfit FM Belfast are with Child Actor at Great Scott. ($12 / 18+ / Doors at 9 p.m.)
Sean Bones, Boytoy and Velah will rock T.T. the Bear's Place. ($9 / 18+ / Doors at 9 p.m.)
Friday, March 1
The Middle East Upstairs has a double-header on Friday, an early show and a late show. The doors open at 6 p.m. for Hess Is More and The Okay Win, followed by Pilot To Gunner, Great Lakes USA and Devil on Horseback. ($10 / 18+ / Doors at 9 p.m.)
Saturday, March 2
It'll be hard to pick which of these sure-to-be-great shows to hit up, but at least one of them will strike your fancy.
Hilarious duo Tenacious D and Sasquatch are at House of Blues. ($50 / 18+ / Doors at 6 p.m.)
English quartet Alt-J are playing a sold-out show at the Paradise. Cross your fingers that some fall into your lap. ($20 / 18+ / Doors at 8 p.m.)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra is playing with Foxygen and Wampire at Brighton Music Hall. ($13 / 18+ / Doors at 8 p.m.)
Sunday, March 3
It's Alt-J's second night at the 'Dise, in case you can't make up your mind choosing between all the great shows on Saturday. ($20 / 18+ / Doors at 7 p.m.)
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Not only is Adam 12 Boston.com Radio's Production Director, he also hosts afternoons. 12 is a longtime fixture on the Boston scene, and when he's not out and about in the city, he's trekking around New England with his kids.
Julie enters the building every day with a big smile and trough of freshly brewed coffee. Shes Boston.com Radios Music Director and mid-day hostess, and will deliver Lunch At Your Desk every day from noon to 1 PM.
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Paul Driscoll is Boston.com Radios Program Director who has the best ears in the business. Paul gets dozens of phone calls and visits a day, from bands and record labels looking to get their music played. Some even leave an apple on is desk.
Steph Mangan hosts Grrl Power and LocalBDC. When she's not at the studio, she is constantly on the look out for up-and-coming local bands and attending shows at Boston's many venues. She is an avid enthusiast of burritos and denim jackets.