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Listening to WFNX 1983-2012
WLYN-FM, a 3000-watt station in Lynn, develops a reputation for breaking new acts and playing New Wave — if you can hear it, though most listeners in Boston can't.
Celebrating the live and times of 101.7 FM, Boston's only true alternative radio station
| July 20, 2012
The In Out | The Venal Column
The In Out are one of Boston's true underground rock bands.
Sell You (2011)
| July 29, 2011
Out: Good times a’Bruin
It was the first time the Boston Phoenix hosted an awards party for its 23-year-old Best Music Poll, but what erupted June 15 at Brighton Music Hall was a drunken shitshow that honored decades of Boston rock and roll, and was capped off by the Bruins' f
A celebratory night of Boston rock (and hockey) at the Best Music Poll awards
| June 24, 2011
OUT: Ribs shine through a strobe in Allston, kick off East Coast tour
Whereas most bands nurse hangovers on Saturday mornings, the dudes in Ribs spent the one before their tour kickoff party at Home Depot, wandering the tall aisles of suburban fix-it wonderland in search of multi-colored floodlights and thin, four-foot-lo
| May 13, 2011
The return of the Rock 'n' Roll Rumble
The return of the Rock 'n' Roll Rumble arrives just a few weeks after the Boston-band circle jerk down at SXSW, so it's time to cop an attitude and start pitting the bands against one another.
| April 01, 2011
Hex Map | Cryptidography
The one-sheet for Hex Map's debut consists of a vague numeral code and an infograph of angular, multi-colored lines connecting to overlapping circles that match songs with their amalgamations of spiritual antecedents.
Claw Solutions (2010)
| December 17, 2010
Billy Ruane: Saying goodbye to a whirlwind
Billy Ruane died last week at the age of 52, leaving the Boston music scene in his debt.
A tribute to the man who helped create the scene he loved
BRETT MILANO AND MICHAEL MAROTTA
| November 05, 2010
Last days of New Alliance
Wandering around the Fenway’s soon-to-be-demolished RFT building feels like spelunking through the bowels of Boston’s hard-rock scene.
The nerve center of Boston’s rock scene for the past 19 years is packing up and moving across the river
| January 19, 2006
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