Boston Calling Festival Announces 2018 Daily Lineup!

Boston Calling Music Festival, returning for its ninth edition on Memorial Day Weekend, May 25, 26 and 27 at the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston announced it’s set times yesterday!

In just two weeks, the internationally acclaimed and locally grown three-day festival will be headlined by Eminem, The Killers, and Jack White, and will deliver over 54 performances from musicians, bands, podcasts and comedians across its three stages and the festival’s indoor arena. Adding to the excitement, Academy Award-winning actress, producer and director Natalie Portman is confirmed to curate and host a series of special programming at this year’s festival. A limited number of tickets are still available at

Boston Calling’s 2018 lineup and set times are as follows (subject to change).

Gates open at 2:30pm on Friday, May 25 and at 12:00pm on Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27.

Friday May 25, 2018

Green Stage
9:20PM – 10:50PM    The Killers
6:55PM – 7:55PM      Portugal. The Man
5:00PM – 5:50PM      Noname
3:25PM – 4:05PM      Big Thief

Red Stage
8:00PM – 9:15PM      The National
5:55PM – 6:50PM      Maggie Rogers
4:10PM – 4:55PM      Perfume Genius
2:45PM – 3:20PM      This Is The Kit

Delta Blue Stage
8:05PM – 9:20PM      Paramore
6:20PM – 7:15PM      Pussy Riot
5:00PM – 5:45PM      (Sandy) Alex G
3:50PM – 4:30PM      Citizen
2:45PM – 3:20PM      Charly Bliss

Arena Stage
6:00PM – 7:30PM      Lovett Or Leave It
4:30PM – 5:30PM      Natalie Portman & Friends

Saturday May 26, 2018

Green Stage
9:20PM – 10:50PM    Jack White
6:45PM – 7:55PM      St. Vincent
4:40PM – 5:35PM      Manchester Orchestra
2:50PM – 3:40PM      The Oh Sees
1:15PM – 1:55PM      Lillie Mae

Red Stage
8:00PM – 9:15PM      Queens of the Stone Age
5:40PM – 6:40PM      Royal Blood
3:45PM – 4:35PM      Belly
2:00PM – 2:45PM      The Menzingers
12:40PM – 1:10PM    Westside Gunn & Conway

Delta Blue Stage
8:20PM – 9:20PM      Tyler, The Creator
6:25PM – 7:20PM      Brockhampton
4:50PM – 5:40PM      Daniel Caesar
3:25PM – 4:10PM      Mount Kimbie
2:00PM – 2:45PM      Leikeli47
12:50PM – 1:30PM    Tauk

Arena Stage
7:30PM – 8:15PM      Bridgette Everett
7:25PM – 7:30PM      Martin Urbano
7:05PM – 7:25PM      Tony Hinchcliffe
7:00PM – 7:05PM      Martin Urbano
6:45PM – 7:00PM      Jo Firestone
6:30PM – 6:45PM      Martin Urbano
4:30PM – 6:00PM      Pod Save America
2:30PM – 3:30PM      Natalie Portman & Friends

Sunday May 27, 2018

Green Stage
9:10PM – 10:50PM    Eminem
6:50PM – 7:50PM      Mike D (DJ Set)
5:00PM – 5:50PM      Thundercat
3:10PM – 4:00PM      Pond
1:35PM – 2:15PM      Weakened Friends

Red Stage
7:55PM – 9:05PM      Khalid
5:55PM – 6:45PM      Stormzy
4:05PM – 4:55PM      Alvvays
2:20PM – 3:05PM      Taylor Bennett
1:00PM – 1:30PM      STL GLD

Delta Blue Stage
7:55PM – 9:05PM      Fleet Foxes
6:05PM – 7:05PM      The Decemberists
4:35PM – 5:25PM      Julien Baker
3:10PM – 3:55PM      Dirty Projectors
2:00PM – 2:40PM      Zola Jesus
1:00PM – 1:30PM      Field Report

Arena Stage
6:00PM – 6:45PM      David Cross
5:55PM – 6:00PM      Martin Urbano
5:35PM – 5:55PM      Cameron Esposito
5:30PM – 5:35PM      Martin Urbano
5:15PM – 5:50PM      Max Silverstri
5:00PM – 5:15PM      Martin Urbano
3:00PM – 4:00PM      Natalie Portman & Friends