Beck, The Pixies, My Morning Jacket to Headline Boston Calling


Beck, the Pixies and My Morning Jacket have been tapped to anchor the bi-annual music festival Boston Calling, taking place Memorial Day weekend, May 22, 23 and 24.

This is the fifth edition of the festival, held at Boston’s City Hall Plaza. Boston Calling’s lineup will deliver a total of 23 live acts, including Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Aussie psychedelic-rockers Tame Impala, St. Vincent, and others. The festival features no overlapping sets. See below for the complete line-up.

This marks Beck's first appearance at Boston Calling. His most recent release, Morning Phase, is nominated for Album of the Year at next month’s Grammy Awards.

The festival also marks the return of alt-rock legends the Pixies to their hometown.

An Early Bird Presale for three-day general admission and VIP passes will go live today, January 14, at 12 p.m. EST online at and Ticketmaster.

The schedule for each day will be announced at a later date.

Here is the lineup as of today.



My Morning Jacket

Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals

Tenacious D

Tame Impala

St. Vincent

TV On The Radio

Marina and The Diamonds

Vance Joy

Jason Isbell

Gerard Way

Tove Lo

Chet Faker

Run The Jewels

The Lone Bellow

Sharon Van Etten




The Ballroom Thieves