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[q&a] Ben Deily on the early days of the Lemonheads (and reunion?), the formation of Varsity Drag and remembering Billy Ruane

[q&a] Ben Deily on the early days of the Lemonheads (and reunion?), the formation of Varsity Drag and remembering Billy Ruane


The following 6,000-plus words are the unedited transcript of my interview conducted with BEN DEILY of VARSITY DRAG and his wife and bassist, LISA. While...
By Nolan Gawron  |  July 19, 2011

Boston rock's 2010 in review

In a year where the only party anthem we could all agree on was Auto-Tune the News'  "Bed Intruder" remix , it's no wonder Boston turned inward to reconnect with its native rock scene.
Locals scene and heard
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 24, 2010
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Boston Rock’s 2010 Year In Review

In a year where the only party anthem we could all agree on was Auto-Tune the News'  "Bed Intruder" remix , it's no wonder Boston turned inward to reconnect with its native rock scene.
Locals scene and heard
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  December 17, 2010
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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
By BRETT MILANO AND MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  November 05, 2010
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Dando and Hatfield rekindle a musical courtship

Evan Dando and Juliana Hatfield were never a serious couple, and they never played music together for very long.
Waiting for heaven
By BRETT MILANO  |  October 29, 2010
And confirmed: Evan Dando & Juliana Hatfield to play Great Scott in November

And confirmed: Evan Dando & Juliana Hatfield to play Great Scott in November


UPDATE: As reported over the weekend, Evan Dando and Juliana Hatfield's rumored Nov. 1 show together at Great Scott has been confirmed, and the $20...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 25, 2010


Evan Dando with Arletta and Candles

Evan Dando with Arletta and Candles


Say what you want about former Boston teen idol Evan Dando, he’s got great taste in music. On last year’s Varshons (The End Records), he...
By webteam  |  January 27, 2010
Juliana Hatfield announces new album, sings about Evan Dando, appoints a new Phoenix music editor

Juliana Hatfield announces new album, sings about Evan Dando, appoints a new Phoenix music editor


 We were surprised to learn that JULIANA HATFIELD has completed a new album called Peace and Love, which she produced, performed and recorded entirely on...
By Carly Carioli  |  October 22, 2009
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Alt- together now

At some point during the recording of their new album, someone in the Broken Singles realized that Sarah Borges had been botching the chords to their cover of the Lemonheads' "Ride with Me."
Sarah Borges leaps ahead by getting back to basics
By MATT PARISH  |  April 10, 2009
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Touch me, feel me

After three increasingly good discs in 2004, 2005, and 2006, Subject Bias took 2007 off, but return with eight songs in 2008 that continue to show that Kevin Ouellette is one of the area’s best songwriters.
Subject Bias tell you When, Where, and How
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  July 16, 2008
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Bonus rounds

How long before this year’s This Year’s Model becomes last year’s This Year’s Model ?
Elvis Costello, the Lemonheads, and Whiskeytown get the deluxe treatment
By MATT ASHARE  |  April 08, 2008


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Ben Lee

Ben Lee’s never made any secret of his fondness for the warm and fuzzy side of Evan Dando’s Lemonheads pop.
Ripe | West
By VICTORIA WELCH  |  November 13, 2007
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Boston music news: November 16, 2007

If you’ve been a fan of New England metal and hard rock over the past decade, then the name Ironlung should be familiar.
Notes on Ironlung's latest project
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  November 13, 2007
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Boston music news: September 21, 2007

For the better part of a decade,Chris Brokaw was best known as Thalia Zedek’s guitar foil in the local band Come.
Notes on Chris Brokaw and Session Americana
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  September 18, 2007
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Indie springs forward

For years we waited. And then we started making jokes about it. And then the jokes got old. So we waited some more. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, "Love Song No. 7" (mp3)
Clap your hands and say Axl
By MATT ASHARE  |  January 02, 2007
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Lemonheaded

Evan Dando lives in a high-rise apartment building in Lower Manhattan whose rooftop patio affords an intimate view of the sprawling construction site where the World Trade Center once stood. The Lemonheads, "No Backbone" (mp3)
Evan Dando speaks from the roof
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  October 23, 2006


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On the racks: September 26, 2006

...plus Ludacris, Alan Jackson, and Scissor Sisters.
Tori Amos, the Lemonheads, Janet Jackson
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 26, 2006
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Forward into the past!

Could it be just a coincidence that as I sit here writing this, a grizzled Bob Seger is gearing up for the release of Face the Promise , the Detroit rocker’s first proper studio album in, oh, forever and a day? The Lemonheads, "No Backbone" (mp3)
Oldies and more in the season’s CD releases
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 14, 2006
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On the racks: August 22

Eric Bachmann, David Pajo, the Mountain Goats, Paris Hilton, and more.
Bachmann Hilton overdrive
By MATT ASHARE  |  August 23, 2006
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Some girls

Some Girls thrive on the tension between Hatfield’s introspection and the outgoing personalities of Love and Gluck. Juliana's Web: a look back at Hatfield's career . By Matt Ashare
Is it last call for Freda Love and Juliana Hatfield?
By MATT ASHARE  |  July 18, 2006

Juliana's web


 
By MATT ASHARE  |  July 18, 2006


Evan Dando and the Mooney Suzuki

Evan Dando is probably still trying to live down the last tour that brought him to town.
Only as old as they feel
By BRETT MILANO  |  January 24, 2006