GULF SHORES, AL - MAY 17: Michael Angelakos of Passion Pit performs during the 2013 Hangout Music Festival on May 17, 2013 in
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In shoes-being-cool news, Converse Rubber Tracks Live has announced five free shows this spring at the Sinclair in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The intimate performances (the venue is roughly 500 capacity) will see local Boston acts who've previously recorded at the Converse Rubber Tracks studio opening up for headliners Passion PitSlayer, the Descendents, Chance the Rapper, and the Replacements.  

All you gotta do for a chance to attend is sign up for the Converse Rubber Tracks newsletter here, and if you're lucky you'll receive two tickets for a single night. Ticketing will commence next week on 4/20. 

April 27: The Replacements, Dinosaur Jr., the Young Leaves 

April 28: Passion Pit, Baths, Radclyffe Hall 

April 29: Slayer, Doomriders, Rozamov 

April 30: Chance the Rapper, Action Bronson, Michael Christmas 

May 1: Descendents, King Tuff, Bent Shapes

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