Boston (band)

American rock band

Boston is an American rock band formed in 1976 by Tom Scholz in Boston, Massachusetts, that experienced significant commercial success during the 1970s and 1980s. The band's core members include multi-instrumentalist, founder and leader Scholz, who played the majority of instruments on the band's 1976 self-titled debut album, and former lead vocalist Brad Delp, among a number of other musicians who varied from album to album.[1]

1976 black-and-white photo of the American rock band Boston for their self-titled debut studio album Boston. From left to right guitarist Barry Goudreau, band leader Tom Scholz, drummer Sib Hashian, singer Brad Delp, and bassist Fran Sheehan.
Boston in 1976. From left to right:
Barry Goudreau, Tom Scholz, Sib Hashian, Brad Delp, Fran Sheehan.
Background information
OriginBoston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Years active1975–present
Past member(s)