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Photos: Boston Music Awards 2012 at the Liberty Hotel

The Boston Music Awards take over the Liberty Hotel on December 2, 2012.

By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  December 07, 2012
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Photos: Scenes from the 2011 Boston Music Awards

The Liberty Hotel was once again a posh crock-pot of the city’s increasingly diverse music scene, allowing normally disconnected tribes to mix and mingle in a space in which they’d probably otherwise not be welcome.
Scenes from the BMAs at the Liberty Hotel | November 20, 2011
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  November 29, 2011
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Out: The Dropkicks Murphys steal the scene at the Boston Music Awards; Viva Viva, Mean Creek, and Moufy also honored

Punk's not dead — it just wears a scally cap and a Joe Thornton-era Bruins jersey.
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By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  November 25, 2011
[boston music awards] Dropkick Murphys steal the scene at the 2011 BMAs, Viva Viva, Mean Creek, Moufy also honored

[boston music awards] Dropkick Murphys steal the scene at the 2011 BMAs, Viva Viva, Mean Creek, Moufy also honored


Viva Viva at last night's Boston Music Awards. Photo by Derek Kouyoumjian Punk’s not dead — it just wears a scally cap and a Joe...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 21, 2011
[boston music awards] Twitpic'ing the BMAs

[boston music awards] Twitpic'ing the BMAs


When not broadcasting Boston Accents from the 15th floor of the Liberty Hotel, I was wandering around the BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS taking shitty camera phone...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 21, 2011
[boston music awards] Can you predict the winners based on the event's performers?

[boston music awards] Can you predict the winners based on the event's performers?


So there's a weird conspiracy theory that pops up on the interwebs every year before the BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS -- that it's possible to determine...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 21, 2011


Dropkick Murphys, Moufy, Mean Creek top the list of 2011 Boston Music Awards Winners


Say what you will about the 2011 BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS: Rob Zombie hasn't been nominated in several years. That's progress. We're still getting shitfaced and...
By Carly Carioli  |  November 20, 2011
Boston Music Awards are Sunday, and we're throwing a room party + live WFNX broadcast

Boston Music Awards are Sunday, and we're throwing a room party + live WFNX broadcast


Many questions will be answered at Sunday night's highly-anticipated BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS party at the swank-ass Liberty Hotel. Among the hot topics...  -- Can our...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 17, 2011
Boston Accents playlist 11.13.11: Leisure, Creaturos, Prefab Messiahs, Animal Talk, Squall, Black Light Dinner Party, songs from Dan Shea's Boston Hassle comp

Boston Accents playlist 11.13.11: Leisure, Creaturos, Prefab Messiahs, Animal Talk, Squall, Black Light Dinner Party, songs from Dan Shea's Boston Hassle comp


Killer show tonight! We got into the details of the T.T. The Bear's Place renovations, played the entire Creaturos demo -- all 13 minutes, son...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 13, 2011
Razormaze announce tour, new record

Razormaze announce tour, new record


Fresh off being named "Best Metal Act" in our 2011 Best Music Poll and nominated for "Metal/Hardcore Artist of the Year" in this month's Boston...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 07, 2011
Boston Accents playlist 11.06.11: Movers & Shakers, Earthquake Party, Night Fruit, Mission of Burma, Secret Music, Quilt, Camden, Yale MA

Boston Accents playlist 11.06.11: Movers & Shakers, Earthquake Party, Night Fruit, Mission of Burma, Secret Music, Quilt, Camden, Yale MA


Rolling into November, tonight on BOSTON ACCENTS we dropped new styles and sounds from Movers & Shakers, Night Fruit, and unveiled the entire upcoming Earthquake...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 06, 2011


Boston Accents playlist 10.30.11: New jams + spooky sounds: Hush Now, Death Shepherd, Parasol, Ruby Ridge, Aloud, Wesleys, Sugar Snow

Boston Accents playlist 10.30.11: New jams + spooky sounds: Hush Now, Death Shepherd, Parasol, Ruby Ridge, Aloud, Wesleys, Sugar Snow


It's a New Music Spooktacular on BOSTON ACCENTS tonight, mixing up some fresh new rock and pop jams with some creepy experimental sounds from the...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 30, 2011
[mix it up] DJ Knife "The Very Best of Chainsaw Dubstep" #BostonMusicAwards

[mix it up] DJ Knife "The Very Best of Chainsaw Dubstep" #BostonMusicAwards


It's been a good week for Boston's top-shelf selector DJ KNIFE. First he got nominated for DJ Artist of the Year in this year's BOSTON...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 24, 2011

Boston Accents playlist 10.23.11: Ghost-host BMAs edition


Welcome to the Ghost Host edition of the Boston Accents playlist recap! As you may or may not know, I landed my dumb ass in...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 23, 2011
Nom nom nom: 2011 Boston Music Award nominees announced

Nom nom nom: 2011 Boston Music Award nominees announced


The nominations for the 2011 BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS are out, giving us several weeks to speculate, predict, and cry foul before the glitzy bash at...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 18, 2011
2011 Boston Music Awards return to the Liberty Hotel on November 20

2011 Boston Music Awards return to the Liberty Hotel on November 20


This year's BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS will return to the Liberty Hotel on Sunday, November 20, its third year in the glitzy former prison unit. A...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 30, 2011


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Photos: Boston Music Awards 2010

The Liberty Hotel hosts the 2010 Boston Music Awards on December 5, 2010.
Boston Music Awards 2010 | Liberty Hotel | December 5, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMIJIAN  |  December 10, 2010
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The future was now at the 2010 BMAs

Scene together
Scene together
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 10, 2010

VIDEO: 2009 Boston Music Awards Recap


Last night's BOSTON MUSIC AWARDS was a stripped-down affair at the LIBERTY HOTEL -- yes, the joint formerly known as the Charles Street Jail. An...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 03, 2009

VIDEO: Termanology and Big Digits at Boston Music Awards


In case you missed Faraone's next-day recap of last week's BMA's, we're dropping the highlights of t...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 12, 2008
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They'd like to thank their producers . . .

Selected winners of the Boston Music Awards
Selected winners of the Boston Music Awards
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  December 09, 2008


And The Boston Music Awards Winners Are...

And The Boston Music Awards Winners Are...


  We're hard at work over here putting together photo, video, and good old written recaps of la...
By Chris Faraone  |  December 08, 2008