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Musings on the campaign results; farewell, Tommy
Phillipe and Jorge cranked up the sound system to 11 in the Boom Boom Room as the polls closed Tuesday night, playing Gil Scott-Heron's "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" and pinning on our "Clean for Gene" buttons. Just a pair of cock-eyed optimists
PHILLIPE AND JORGE
| November 09, 2012
The new TV season
Gil Scott-Heron was wrong: The revolution(s) will be televised.
Power to the people; enviropalooza; on the money; farewell to Dickie
PHILLIPE AND JORGE
| February 25, 2011
Roky Erickson With Okkervil River | True Love Cast Out All Evil
True Love Cast Out All Evil finds troubled Texas psych-rock legend Roky Erickson reflecting on a life filled with turmoil.
| April 30, 2010
Gil Scott-Heron | I’m New Here
It's always easy to forecast others' doom, announces Gil Scott-Heron near the end of his first album since 1994.
| February 26, 2010
Review: The Roots of Hip-Hop
Everybody wants to claim hip-hop.
| January 12, 2009
Review: Let Freedom Sing! Music of the Civil Rights Movement
In any given Black History Month, the three-disc Let Freedom Sing: The Music of the Civil Rights Movement would be a powerful anthology.
| January 06, 2009
I think I have the vapors
Listen and learn, people.
Dennis Brennan CD release bash, Lizard Lounge, May 19, 2007
| May 23, 2007
For many reasons, much great music is created in the darker recesses of the mind, where dreariness, despondence, and desolation rule. Of course, it doesn’t always have to be the case.
Fever Dream heats up; Zawadi’s heady soul stew
| June 27, 2006
From the archives
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966. These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Eleanor Mary Boudreau.
| January 04, 2006
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