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The media rain on James Levine's parade, plus Boston Midsummer Opera
The media rain on James Levine's parade, plus Boston Midsummer Opera
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  August 07, 2010
WBUR's new, improved "Radio Boston"

WBUR's new, improved "Radio Boston"

 When I heard a few minutes ago that NECN executive editor Iris Adler was leaving for an unidentified job at WBUR-FM, I assumed she'd be...
By Adam Reilly  |  March 01, 2010

Radio Boston goes daily; 'BUR-'GBH heats up

Radio Boston, WBUR's weekly local-news show, is about to become a five-day-a-week affair. As Universal Hub's Adam Gaffin notes, a posting for an executive producer...
By Adam Reilly  |  February 17, 2010

Let's rock

WGBH radio has ended its 58-year tradition of live Friday-afternoon BSO broadcasts, and it doesn't seem that public outcry is going to change that.
The BSO, the Cantata Singers, Discovery Ensemble, and BCMS
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  January 22, 2010

Baron responds

In a blog post last night, I argued that the New York Times Co.'s poor diplomacy was responsible for...
By Adam Reilly  |  June 09, 2009

DQM does BTP

Friday night plans? Not too late to change 'em! I'll be on the weekly "Beat the Press" segment of Gr...
By Adam Reilly  |  May 01, 2009


Time to wake up

The news that Massachusetts's finances are in even worse shape than previously thought was not exactly a surprise.
The State Legislature and Boston's big municipal unions are hurting the public
By EDITORIAL  |  April 17, 2009
Greater Boston tonight: Whither the Globe?

Greater Boston tonight: Whither the Globe?

  I'll be joining Emily Rooney, Joe Sciacca, Callie Crossley, and my close personal friend...
By Adam Reilly  |  April 10, 2009

DQM takes to the airwaves

 Tonight at 7 on WGBH Channel 2, I'll be chatting with Emily Rooney, Joe Sciacca, Kara Miller,...
By Adam Reilly  |  December 05, 2008

The Press, beaten

Big Friday-night plans? If not--or perhaps as a pre-party!--consider watching Greater Boston's Beat the Press, at 7 pm on Channel 2.  Emily Rooney, Dan Kennedy,...
By Adam Reilly  |  October 17, 2008

House pest

The biggest political story in Massachusetts right now is the state’s ongoing dalliance with casino gambling.
One Cape Cod blogger is getting the scoops and setting the pace for Massachusetts casino coverage — for better or worse
By ADAM REILLY  |  September 12, 2007


The artists are innocent

This was an obvious joke, as anyone under 25 would have known in an instant.
It's the media and politicians who blew this one
By HARVEY SILVERGLATE  |  February 02, 2007

Republican radio

If you’re a political liberal — or just someone who has a sense of fair play — listening to two straight days of talk on WRKO-AM isn’t easy.
Two days with WRKO-AM, the unofficial broadcast arm of Kerry Healey’s campaign for governor
By ADAM REILLY  |  October 30, 2006

Getting oiled up

Phillipe & Jorge rarely have reason to scream at our Congressional delegation.
Gouging on gas prices should outrage our elected officials
By PHILLIPE & JORGE  |  August 02, 2006


After state Senator Dianne Wilkerson’s bizarre failure, earlier this year, to collect enough signatures to get on September’s Democratic primary ballot, an obvious question loomed: did the senator still want her job?
How Wilkerson, Galvin, and Murphy are using it
By ADAM REILLY  |  August 02, 2006

Still crooning

It’s the morning of Ted Kennedy’s 74th birthday, and as the senator enters NECN’s Newton headquarters, he warmly greets Chet Curtis — who is tan and rested after a stint in his Fort Lauderdale condo — as an old friend.
How Chet Curtis became the Larry King of New England Cable
By MARK JURKOWITZ  |  March 03, 2006