Summer Concerts at Institute of Contemporary Art

E.g., 2018-09-19
E.g., 2018-09-19

Join the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) and Berklee for the tenth year of HarborWalk Sounds on ICA Free Thursday Nights at 6:00 p.m. Located in a breathtaking waterfront building, the ICA is one of Boston’s most popular summertime destinations for visual art and performance. Experience the museum’s dynamic exhibitions, then head to the ICA’s outdoor grandstand to enjoy standout talent from Berklee. (View map.)

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Past Events

Check out some of the great shows that have been part of the Summer in the City series in prior years.

Martin Tamisier

Thursday / August 30, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Martin Tamisier is a singer-songwriter and drummer from France who is studying at Berklee College of Music. His music is influenced by pop, African music, and rock, with French lyrics shaped by his love for the meaning and power of words.

Admission: Free

One Drop: A Bob Marley Tribute

Thursday / August 23, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

One Drop: A Bob Marley Tribute is a large band featuring local musicians and Berklee College of Music students and alumni. Founded and led by drummer Luke Appleton-Webster, its mission is to faithfully present the repertoire of Bob Marley and the Wailers.

Admission: Free

Common Cents

Thursday / August 16, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Common Cents is a group of humble, extraordinary musicians. The band, led by William Nelson, brings to life music that Nelson first created in his bedroom.

Admission: Free

AJNA

Thursday / August 2, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

AJNA combines the eclectic sounds of indie, electronic, and glitch music to create glimpses of physical reality through sound. Founded by vocalist and guitarist Felipe Maldonado, the group includes Zak Icaza (drums), Aaron Kennedy (backing vocals and OP1 sampler), Carlo De Biaggio (bass), Tommaso Taddonio (keyboards and synthesizer), and Sagiv Rosenstock (guitar).

Admission: Free

Niu Raza / Avery Gerhardt

Thursday / July 26, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Hailing from Madagascar, singer-songwriter Niu Raza has performed with record producer Don Jazzy and Grammy Award–winner Hugh Masekela. Dancer Avery Gerhardt will lead a choreographed performance with students from Boston Conservatory at Berklee. 

Admission: Free

7th Degree

Thursday / July 19, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

7th Degree is a nine-piece funk/fusion band formed because of similar musical interest and immediate chemistry.

Admission: Free

Spencer Nicholson

Thursday / July 5, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Institute of Contemporary Art
Putnam Investments Plaza, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA, 02210, United States

Blazing across a wide variety of styles, Spencer Nicholson’s groovy and soulful expressions are a revolution of modern pop music. With influences from Allen Stone to Justin Timberlake and Michael Bublé, the Canadian singer-songwriter presents a classic yet innovative style with a smooth and contagious vibe.

Admission: Free