2013 FEATURED ARTISTS
The Magnetic Fields at Symphony Hall
The Magnetic Fields' seminal 1999 release “69 Love Songs" sold 130,000 copies worldwide, and brought Stephen Merritt’s music to the mainstream eye. They’ve released four more albums, including this year’s acclaimed "Love at the Bottom of the Sea." Though the group has its roots in Boston, this will be their First Night debut.CLICK FOR DETAILS.
John Scofield at Berklee Performance Center
2013 will reunite modern jazz guitar master John Scofield with his legendary “Überjam” band both on the road and in the studio. This group pioneered Scofield’s fusing of jazz, funk and electronic music to become one of the defining bands of his career. CLICK FOR DETAILS.
Lee Fields & the Expressions at NEC’s Jordan Hall
With a career spanning 43 years, releases on 12 different record labels, and having toured the world over with his raucous-yet-tender voice, soul phenomenon Lee Fields is making the best music of his career. CLICK FOR DETAILS.
LogMeIn Midnight Fireworks on Boston Harbor
Harbor will be transformed into a brilliant tapestry of color, light, and sound when the clocks strike twelve. A complete sensory experience unlike anything else, this spectacular display is especially created for First Night Boston by Zambelli Fireworks. CLICK FOR DETAILS.
FIRST NIGHT ONLINE FUNDRAISER - BID TODAY!
We're delighted to announce that First Night has been selected as the Winter 2013 Charitable Partner for Restaurant Week Boston®, March 17-29. Starting today, you can bid on gift certificates for over 200 restaurants, including some of Boston's most renowned fine dining establishments, valued at $100 each. You'll also find a selection of other items including Red Sox tickets, theatre tickets, hotel packages, travel, and more.
The auction, hosted by BiddingForGood, starts March 18 and runs through April 4. See all the items and place your bid by clicking on: http://biddingforgood.com/rwbauction
- Auction ends today! Bid on restaurant gift certificates, support First Night at the same time. http://t.co/9baLudDuwT #bostonarts
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- New items added! Bid on gift certificates from your favorite restaurants and support Firs tNight at the same time! http://t.co/9baLudDuwT
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