National Anthem Auditions were held at the Lansdowne Pub in Boston. Pictured (left to right) listening to a contestant are the judges, Clyde Simms, Stephanie Kellar, Erika Van Pelt, and James Massone. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)
National Anthem Auditions were held at the Lansdowne Pub in Boston. Pictured (left to right) listening to a contestant are the judges, Clyde Simms, Stephanie Kellar, Erika Van Pelt, and James Massone. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

The New England Revolution hosted auditions for anthem singers at the Lansdowne Pub on Tuesday night. Twenty finalists performed in front of a panel of judges that included Revs player Clyde Simms; Erika Van Pelt, who was on season 11 of “American Idol”; Berklee College of Music assistant professor Stephanie Kellar; and James Massone, of the season 2 of “The Voice.” The night’s big winners were: Caroline Burns of Hollis, N.H.; Patrick McCann, Eric White, and Mike McCann of Boston; and Whitney Doucet of Fitchburg. They’ll all get to sing the national anthem before a game this season.

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