In Photos: Aerosmith’s Free Comm. Ave. Concert

Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler and guitarist and Joe Perry play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston.  (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler and guitarist and Joe Perry play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston on November 5. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston on November 5. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler and guitarist and Joe Perry play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith with lead singer Steven Tyler and guitarist and Joe Perry play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston. (Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston.( Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith arrives by Duck Boat to play a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston.( Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith played a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston on November 5.The show was to promote their new album "Music From Another Dimension!" and also encouraging people to go out and vote on November 6.   Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Aerosmith Aerosmith played a free concert on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston on November 5.The show was to promote their new album "Music From Another Dimension!" and also encouraging people to go out and vote on November 6. Photo courtesy: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
The view from the crowd. (Photo courtesy: WBZ-TV's Andrea Courtois)
Aerosmith The view from the crowd. (Photo courtesy: WBZ-TV's Andrea Courtois)
Crowds outside Comm. Ave. (CBS)
Aerosmith Crowds outside Comm. Ave. (CBS)
Thousands gather. (CBS)
Aerosmith Thousands gather. (CBS)
The duck boats arriving. (CBS)
Aerosmith The duck boats arriving. (CBS)
Steven Tyler on his way to the concert. (Photo courtesy: TD Garden/Twitter)
Aerosmith Steven Tyler on his way to the concert. (Photo courtesy: TD Garden/Twitter)
The stage was in the back of a truck. (Photo courtesy: WBZ-TV's Andrea Courtois)
Aerosmith The stage was in the back of a truck. (Photo courtesy: WBZ-TV's Andrea Courtois)
The view from inside the apartment building. (Photo courtesy: Steven Tyler/Twitter)
Aerosmith The view from inside the apartment building. (Photo courtesy: Steven Tyler/Twitter)
Aerosmith plays a free concert on Comm. Ave. (CBS)
Aerosmith Aerosmith plays a free concert on Comm. Ave. (CBS)
Aerosmith plays a free concert on Comm. Ave. (CBS)
Aerosmith Aerosmith plays a free concert on Comm. Ave. (CBS)
The boats pull up with Aerosmith onboard. (Photo courtesy: Mix's Gregg Daniels)
Aerosmith The boats pull up with Aerosmith onboard. (Photo courtesy: Mix's Gregg Daniels)
Tom Brady, Jerod Mayo, Robert & Jonathan Kraft. (Photo courtesy: WBZ Newsradio's Bernice Corpuz)
Aerosmith Tom Brady, Jerod Mayo, Robert & Jonathan Kraft. (Photo courtesy: WBZ Newsradio's Bernice Corpuz)
Boston Transit Police in front of the stage. (Photo courtesy: Boston Transit Police/Twitter)
Aerosmith Boston Transit Police in front of the stage. (Photo courtesy: Boston Transit Police/Twitter)
Tom Brady, Jerod Mayo, Robert & Jonathan Kraft (Photo courtesy: New England Patriots/Twitter)
Aerosmith Tom Brady, Jerod Mayo, Robert & Jonathan Kraft (Photo courtesy: New England Patriots/Twitter)
The view from behind the stage. (Photo coutesy: Mayor Tom Menino/Twitter)
Aerosmith The view from behind the stage. (Photo coutesy: Mayor Tom Menino/Twitter)

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