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Dance around town before the students come back

The W Hotel's Electric Summer Music Series goes underground with the party crew DJ team of M|O|D.
Phoenix Shakedown
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  August 17, 2012

[tonight @ church] People At Parties (ex-Von Iva, Boyskout), Vanity Theft, Andre Obin

  People at parties — we love ’em, we hate ’em, our Facebook walls are littered with annoying photos of ’em. But from the shores...
By Michael Marotta  |  June 08, 2011

[tonight] Beach Fossils, Craft Spells, Andre Obin @ Great Scott

I'm rolling downhard Lazy Avenue and re-posting my blurb from 8 Days A Week, an excuse to hype tonight's show in Allston RC and post...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 27, 2011
The Bynars

Spring's starting line-up of new Boston rock

In the spirit of the fast-approaching baseball season, let's take a look at nine local rock shows that might offer the city more hits than Carl Crawford in April.  
Nine volts
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  March 18, 2011
[mp3 + video + photo] 'Solo Circuit' profile add-ons

[mp3 + video + photo] 'Solo Circuit' profile add-ons

 In this week's Phoenix we highlighted five local solo electronic artists who are wedging their way on stages usually reserved for bands and softy acoustic...
By Michael Marotta  |  December 17, 2010

Five electronic artists filling local stages

Five electronic artists filling local stages
On the solo circuit
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 17, 2010


5 for '10

I love baby bands, and I hope the ones I mention here don't mind my calling them that.
New locals to love right away
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  January 22, 2010

The scene is now

As newspapers cede arbiter status to random bloggers with Fios and afternoons off, the function of polls like our humble offering must change out of necessity. What once was a forecast is now more like a diagnostic — it's anthropology versus tastemakery
What we can learn about Boston from the local winners
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  July 31, 2009

Two great tastes

In March of this year, a series of MP3s by an unknown techno producer named Coralcola began circulating among a few DJs and bloggers around town and beyond.
Coralcola at Great Scott; Damian at Elements
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  June 04, 2008

Spring releases II: The quickening

Last week I discussed a trio of new drone and improv releases by local artists, but there’s a bounty of homegrown beat-based recordings due out this spring as well.
Andr é Obin, Zer0 G, Dutty Artz, and DJ C
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  May 19, 2008


Thomas Gallagher and André Obin stepped into the breach.

Matters & Dunaway, and a noisy night at the Piano Craft Guild

By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  March 18, 2008