Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

Mark and Meredith write the Names column for The Boston Globe.


Names add heat to Boston-area summer shows

This summer, John Mayer (left) and Bob Weir will lead Dead & Company at Fenway Park.

Jim Davis/Globe staff/file 2015

Dead and Company are slated to play at Fenway Park, and Beyoncé will perform at Gillette Stadium.

Tanya Donelly will be reunited with her old band, Belly, which will tour the US and UK this summer.


Tanya Donelly reuniting with Belly

The Boston band says it will play shows in the US and UK this summer.

Matt Damon (right) with actor/director Joel Edgerton at Directors Guild Of America Awards on Saturday.


‘Bourne’ teaser shows Matt Damon in fighting form

The homeboy action hero fights, fires weapons, and makes getaways in fast-moving vehicles.

A Skittles portrait of Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler, which is being auctioned for charity.


Steven Tyler Skittles portrait can be yours!

The portrait is a replica of the piece featured in one of Sunday’s Super Bowl commercials.