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PODCAST: “This Has Been a Disaster - Thanks For Having Us,” Night #2 [MP3]
Ben Potrykus, live at SXSW There may be no bigger gluttons for punishment than touring musicians -- and as proof, monthly storytelling series/cringefest "This Has...
| July 30, 2011
Sheila take a bow
It's a few hours before the Sheila Divine's free show at the Lansdowne Pub a week ago Thursday, part of WFNX's week-long Disorientation 2010 series.
A Divine night on Lansdowne for a local legend
| October 08, 2010
Taxpayer EP-release party at Great Scott
After dropping one of the better local rock records of 2009 in Don't Steal My Night Vision (Lunch Records), Taxpayer are back with Photo, a...
| May 26, 2010
Up and autumn!
Behold! The prime of the approaching fall local rock crop.
New local rock to shake the leaves from the trees
| September 18, 2009
Dear Leader live in-studio!
Dear Leader played live in The Sandbox studios for the Holiday Hootenanny! Thank you Aaron and Will!...
| December 23, 2008
New kids on the block
Newly reactivated local gut-pop heroes Dear Leader will play two shows this weekend, with a handful of notable newbs and special guests.
Allow Dear Leader to introduce you
| September 23, 2008
The Boston hit list
It’s hard to believe Black Helicopter were playing out for a good five years before they hit most people’s radar. Taking Flight: Black Helicopter reach a higher plane of rock. By Matt Ashare
Ten local bands you need to see
| August 30, 2006
If it ain’t broke . . .
For the past three years, the only real suspense in the local end of the Best Music Poll has been whether the Dresden Dolls or the Dropkick Murphys would win more categories.
The local ballot reflects a stable, vital scene
| May 26, 2006
Guitar-driven pop music is alive and well in the city of Boston, and anyone that tells you otherwise wasn’t on Lansdowne Street last night for the Phoenix /FNX Best Music Poll party.
The big winner at the 2006 Best Music Poll party? Boston rock.
| May 19, 2006
Boston Music News, January 6, 2006
Dear Leader are hard at work on their second album; tentatively titled The Siamese Democracy , it’s due out in April on Lunch Records.
News and notes on Dear Leader, Radio Knives, Damone, and Crash and Burn
| January 17, 2006
Doin’ it live
The winter concert scene’s got something for everybody, from Averi to Zakir Hussain. Okay, I couldn’t resist that bit of alphabetical hackery, but it’s true.
| January 09, 2006
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