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The best is noise

One night last winter, Thurston Moore and Swedish sax kingpin Mats Gustafsson popped into the Middle East upstairs for an off-the-cuff performance together. The loose group arrangement — Bill Nace and Chris Corsano joined in at the last minute — made fo
Howard Stelzer's tale of the tape
By MATT PARISH  |  August 14, 2009

Quiet riots and class acts

The undr quartet at Open Sound; Student finals at Beat Research
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  December 09, 2008

Decisions, decisions

Sometimes even when your cup runneth over, life still isn’t fair.
Excited strings, Swiss sound art and utter mayhem
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  September 10, 2008

Audiophiles unite!

This Tuesday marks the debut of the New England Phonographers Union.
The New England Phonographers Union + the BSC
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  August 19, 2008

Basstown throwdown

Although we’re still shivering in the icy depths of winter, things are heating up for Basstown Productions.
Diplo, Electroma , Morgan Louis, and more
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  February 19, 2008

In the living room

Not that Damon & Naomi have ever been particularly loud.
Damon + Naomi's house party
By MATT ASHARE  |  October 01, 2007


Idol threats

It remains to be seen whether he can top the pop charts, but J. Jewels has got Diddy-style diversification on lockdown.
New England Idol; Cylob rocks T.T.’s  
By DAVID DAY  |  February 21, 2006