Boston, MA – Beach Road Weekend music festival just announced a kickoff concert at Boston’s Boch Center Wang Theatre featuring indie rockers Lord Huron and Bully.

The Beach Road Weekday show will be the official pre-festival concert leading up to the Beach Road Weekend music festival on Martha’s Vineyard.

The Lord Huron and Bully show will take place Thursday, August 25th, just one day before Lord Huron, Bully, and dozens of other artists including Beck, Wilco, The Avett Brothers, Khruangbin, Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, and Billy Strings take the stage at Veterans Memorial Park in Vineyard Haven for Beach Road Weekend 2022, August 26th –  28th.

Tickets for Lord Huron and Bully at the Boch Center Wang Theatre go on sale Friday, April 1 at 10:00 AM at

Beach Road Weekend 2022 will feature two massive stages side-by-side meaning the music will keep going all day, uninterrupted, with an incredible lineup that also includes Caamp, Guster, Dawes, Mt. Joy, Lettuce, Aoife O’Donovan, The War and Treaty, Clem Snide, Sammy Rae & The Friends, The Collection, Bahamas, Shovels & Rope, Brett Dennen, Bully, The National Reserve, Jeremie Albino, Crooked Coast, and Neighbor. These artists have won more than 35 Grammy’s between them, have put out dozens of gold and platinum albums and played nearly every major music festival in the United States. 

Tickets for Lord Huron and Bully live at the Boch Center Wang Theatre Thursday, August 25 at 8:00 PM go on sale Friday, April 1 at 10:00 AM. Tickets will be available at

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