Boston, Massachusetts audio tour: Inside Allston's Music Venues

About the Tour

Discover Allston's most cherished music venues, including Great Scott, O'Brien's, and the newbie in town, Brighton Music Hall. Hungry? Stop by Five Guys or Sunset Grill & Tap, or grab a drink at Tavern in The Square before you head out!

Tour Producer


Peter Amara

Editor-in-Chief for MusicBoxPete, a local Boston area music site. Proud NU alum and supporter of local music, and rigorous devotee of Anna's Taqueria!

Major Landmarks

  • MBTA Green Line

  • O'Brien's Pub

  • Brighton Music Hall

Directions to Starting Point

We'll start outside Great Scott, on the corner of Harvard and Commonwealth Avenue. You can get there by light rail on the MBTA Green Line, disembarking at the Harvard Avenue stop.

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Places to stop along the way

Five Guys, Tavern In The Square and Sunset Grill & Tap.

Best time of day

Early to mid afternoon before the evening rush hour traffic kicks in.


Keep an eye out for the train on the MBTA Green Line. The bells will ring in the distance, so please be aware when crossing Commonwealth Ave,


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