May 31, 2013
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New Kids on the Block performed with Boyz II Men at the Boston Strong benefit concert.
Bombing victim Victoria McGrath (center) was on the stage at TD Garden before the start of the concert.
The lineup included acts like Aerosmith and Jimmy Buffett.
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Steven Tyler and Aerosmith performed during the benefit concert at the TD Garden.
Concertgoers reacted to hearing McGrath address the crowd. The event is to benefit the One Fund.
Almost everyone has worked for free to maximize the concert's donation.
Tommy DeCarlo, lead singer of the group Boston, performed.
Comedian Lenny Clarke was one of the non-musical acts to perform.
The Dropkick Murphys were one of several acts who performed for free.
Former Patriots player Joe Andruzzi blew a kiss to the crowd.
A fan sang along to Extreme.
The J. Geils Band was one of the region's musical ambassadors to perform.
Jason Aldean brought country music to the Garden.
Members of the crowd held up a Boston Strong banner.
Carole King and James Taylor sang "You've Got a Friend," bringing a full-throated singalong from the audience.