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Mass appeal: Local pop acts of 2012

The best music from our city was cultivated within the clubs of Cambridge, Allston DIY spaces, squares of Somerville, and way across the pike in Western Mass.

By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 21, 2012

The sound quality of Caspian

Bands looking to create a BUZZ should take note of Caspian.

By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  September 28, 2012

Photos: Caspian at the Middle East Downstairs

Caspian, Constants and Defeater perform live as part of the 9th Annual Last Night On Earth party at the Middle East Downstairs on December 30, 2011.
Caspian + Constants + Defeater | December 30, 2011
By ANDY WARE  |  January 13, 2012

Photos: Caspian at Old South Church

After eight months away from Boston and some 160 worldwide shows in between, Beverly’s Caspian had returned to cement the ties between their brand of instrumental post-rock and transcendence by performing in the cavernous sanctuary of Old South Church in
Caspian lead a post-rock church service at Old South, on October 22, 2010
By ADDISON A. POST  |  October 29, 2010

Review: Caspian’s musical spell at Old South Church

On October 22 in the Back Bay, Caspian led a post-rock church service.
Sea of sound
By P. NICK CURRAN  |  October 29, 2010

Ghoulish grooves

Misfits and Sasquatch rock Day of the Dead
Off the Couch


Crash proof

I've never trusted music that's too engineered, too perfect. Headphones on the drummer and a hundred tracks running off a laptop? Most bands practice and practice to get things just right, but it's that threat of the unexpected that makes a show worth
Arms and Sleepers are more than just a hard drive
By MATT PARISH  |  October 02, 2009

Caspian at SPACE

SPACE Gallery serves up another all-ages show, this one with a post-rock bent. Boston’s genre mainstays CASPIAN headline along with their neighbors, the sludgy six-piece...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  August 27, 2009
Caspian + Actors & Actresses + Irepress + Arms & Sleepers

Caspian + Actors & Actresses + Irepress + Arms & Sleepers

Photo:Diana Levine Sometimes, you just want to curl up in a sternum-rumbling, synapse-sparking wall of sound and let your mind split wide open, with no...
By Shaula Clark  |  August 26, 2009

Real NAS

We’ll tell you more next week about tonight’s impressive musical offerings, which include the ROCK THE BELLS tour coming to the Asylum, Explosions in the...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  August 20, 2009
Split/Signal featuring the Books + Cul de Sac + Devil Music + Caspian + Roger Miller

Split/Signal featuring the Books + Cul de Sac + Devil Music + Caspian + Roger Miller

Virtuoso sample stitchers the Books, local post-rock legends Cul de Sac, silent-film-scoring giants Devil Music, and a horde of others (to include Caspian, Arms &...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 27, 2009