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Here is a full list of the bands that have played for NewEARS as part of the NewEARS Art Rock Series.

2014
  • A Day of Prog Art Rock Showcase: IZZ, Resistor, Sonus Umbra, Might Could, Mavara, Baked Beans
  • 5/31/14The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
       
    2013
  • District 97 with John Wetton and the music of King Crimson
  • 10/11/13The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • The Waiting Room performing "The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway"
  • 6/28/13The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
       
    2012
  • District 97 / IZZ lite (Galgano Brothers & Cousin)
  • 10/23/12The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Van Der Graaf Generator / Helmet of Gnats
  • 6/28/12The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • Beardfish / The Tea Club
  • 5/17/12The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Hasse Froberg (of The Flower Kings) & Musical Companion / Resistor
  • 5/9/12The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Await Rescue / Leave By Six
  • 3/17/12The Magic Room Brighton, MA
       
    2011
  • Kinetic Element / Resistor / Eccentric Orbit
  • 11/12/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • The Watch "Green Show" - Selling England By The Pound Album / Shadow Circus
  • 10/9/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Going For The One - A Celebration of Yes Music - The Complete Yessongs Album
  • 6/11/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Agents of Mercy / District 97
  • 05/20/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • K2
  • 05/07/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Helmet of Gnats
  • 04/16/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • UK Reunion Tour - Eddie Jobson & John Wetton
  • 4/8/11The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • Protean Collective / Consider The Source / Mile Marker Zero
  • 03/05/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Don Preston & Bunk Gardner (of Frank Zappa's Mothers of Invention)
  • 02/19/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Guitarist Dave Kilminster (Roger Waters) & Murray Hockridge
  • 02/04/11The Magic Room Brighton, MA
       
    2010
  • Going For The One - A Celebration of Yes Music - 40th Anniversary of The Yes Album
  • 11/5/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • NewEARS Halloween Party: The Watch "Blue Show - Foxtrot Album" / Shadow Circus
  • 10/31/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: Edensong / Kangaralien
  • 10/16/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: Fear of Flying
  • 10/2/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: Ray Weston (Echolyn) / The Tea Club
  • 9/25/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • The Magic Room presents: Captain Beefheart Symposium with Gary Lucas
  • 9/10/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: Steve Hackett / Renaissance
  • 6/22/10The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • Scott Bedia presents: IndepenDRUM / Kangaralien
  • 5/15/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Sound Museum presents: Gary Lucas (Captain Beefheart)
  • 4/10/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Sound Museum presents: Greg Hawkes (Cars) / Casey Desmond
  • 4/3/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • Sound Museum presents: Don Preston & Bunk Gardner (Zappa's Mothers of Invention)
  • 3/26/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: IZZ
  • 3/20/10The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: The Waiting Room
  • 1/29/10The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
       
    2009
  • BostonProg presents: Karmakanic / Agents of Mercy
  • 10/17/09The Magic Room Brighton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: Eddie Jobson UZ Project / Dreadnaught
  • 08/19/09The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • The Regent Theater presents: Van Der Graaf Generator / Acoustic Strawbs
  • 6/23/09The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • BostonProg presents: The Waiting Room
  • 1/17/09The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
       
    2008
  • Holding Pattern / Brett Bottomley
  • 10/12/08Acton Jazz Cafe Acton, MA
  • BostonProg presents: The Flower Kings / Mindwalk
  • 08/27/08The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
       
    2007
  • Tony Levin / IZZ
  • 12/30/07Acton Jazz Cafe Acton, MA
  • After The Fall
  • 04/13/07Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Watch / Your Move
  • 03/30/07Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • IZZ
  • 03/10/07Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Murali Coryell with Tony Levin, Jerry Marotta & Magic Dick / Mindwalk
  • 02/25/07Playloft - Lowell, MA
       
    2006
  • Fluttr Effect
  • 11/03/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • 2Life
  • 10/29/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dipthong
  • 10/20/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Flower Kings / Fluttr Effect
  • 10/13/06The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • Spectris
  • 09/29/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Echolyn
  • 09/23/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Your Move
  • 09/15/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Screnci
  • 09/08/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Jon Finn Group
  • 09/01/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Fear Of Flying
  • 08/11/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Keith Emerson
  • 06/26/06The Regent Theatre Arlington, MA
  • The Tony Levin Band
  • 04/14/06Playloft - Lowell, MA
       
    2005
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  • Dipthong
  • 09/16/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Nathan Mahl
  • 09/09/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Proto-Kaw
  • 06/12/05Lowell Brewery Lowell, MA
  • Happy The Man
  • 06/05/05Lowell Brewery Lowell, MA
  • Color and Talea
  • 06/03/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Flower Kings / Helmet of Gnats
  • 05/29/05Lowell Brewery Lowell, MA
  • Speciman 37
  • 05/27/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Gary Hoey
  • 05/13/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Time and Tide
  • 04/29/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • IZZ
  • 04/22/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Screen
  • 04/15/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Waiting Room
  • 03/20/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The New England Guitar Circle
  • 03/04/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Frogg Cafe
  • 02/25/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Sweepers
  • 02/11/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Akacia
  • 02/04/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dreadnaught
  • 01/14/05Playloft - Lowell, MA
       
    2004
  • The California Guitar Trio + 2 (Tony Levin & Jerry Marotta)
  • 11/03/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Ray Weston (Echolyn)
  • 10/14/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Little Atlas
  • 09/30/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Erik Norlander with Vinny Appice
  • 08/05/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • IZZ
  • 02/27/04 Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Frogg Cafe
  • 02/19/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dreadnaught
  • 01/30/04Playloft - Lowell, MA
       
    2003
  • IZZ
  • 12/12/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dysrythmia / Ob Lique
  • 11/13/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Spock's Beard
  • 11/12/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Neal Morse
  • 10/26/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Birdsong's of the Mesozoic
  • 10/23/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Devil Music / Screen
  • 10/09/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Echolyn
  • 10/04/03Paul's House Burlington, MA
  • Your Move
  • 09/24/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Nick d'Virgilio
  • 08/27/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dreadnaught
  • 07/10/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • The Flower Kings / IZZ
  • 07/02/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Derek Sherinian
  • 06/12/03Johny D's Somerville, MA
  • Akacia
  • 06/12/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Alex Skolnick Trio
  • 06/05/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Echolyn
  • 05/15/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Red Masque / The Boards
  • 04/10/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Spaced Out
  • 04/03/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • After the Fall
  • 03/13/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Private Circus
  • 02/06/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dreadnaught
  • 01/10/03Playloft - Lowell, MA
       
    2002
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  • IZZ
  • 12/21/02Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Yoke Shire
  • 12/12/02Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Galgano Brothers
  • 09/28/02Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • Dreadnaught
  • 09/05/02Playloft - Lowell, MA
  • IZZ / Persephone's Dream
  • 05/13/02The Middle East Cambridge, MA
  • IZZ
  • 03/29/02Paul's House Burlington, MA