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Snow Patrol | Fallen Empires
Word on the street had Snow Patrol looking to change up the big anthem sound for their sixth release.
| January 13, 2012
Little Dragon | Ritual Union
On Ritual Union, the third full-length from these mechanical soul weirdos, Little Dragon have managed to get way catchier and also a great deal stranger.
Peacefrog Records (2011)
| July 15, 2011
Crossword: ''Go digital''
Turning over a new page
Turning over a new page
| April 01, 2009
The feminine critique
It was almost a banner year for women in politics.
Women in politics came a long way in 2008, but the weight of double standards endures
SARA FAITH ALTERMAN
| December 23, 2008
We had the beautiful and talented Ellen Pompeo on the phone this morning talking about Barack Obama, Grey's Anatomy and Hollywood. Here's the long version...
| October 27, 2008
Jem | Down to Earth
The songs broadcast their emotional content — anxiety, melancholy, resilience — with a straightforwardness you rarely hear outside children’s music.
| September 23, 2008
Hollywood writers are no longer walking picket lines, but their 14-week shutdown of TV production reverberates through the 2008-’09 fall season.
The fall TV season flies without pilots
| September 08, 2008
Who is Kate Walsh?
Tim's House | Verve Forecast
| January 28, 2008
Boston music news: October 5, 2007
Radical marching bands.
Notes on "The Return of Honk!"
| October 01, 2007
The British are coming! And they have American accents!
The networks put some English on the fall TV season
| September 12, 2007
It’s no wonder producers picked Hickey’s version of “Modern Love” as a soundtrack to aneurysms, scrabble, and heart attacks.
Last Town Chorus, Lizard Lounge, July 11, 2007
| July 12, 2007
...And the living is easy
Fellow Portlanders, we have about three months until we return to our caves for hibernation.
Get it while the getting is good this summer
| June 13, 2007
Grey's red-headed stepchild
ABC’s Thursday-night medical drama Grey’s Anatomy is due to have a baby in the form of a spin-off — tentatively, its name is Private Practice .
How could a show so good spawn something so bad?
| May 04, 2007
The man and the band
Just as Bright Eyes is a vehicle for Conor Oberst, Aqualung is the name under which Matt Hales records.
Aqualung, Paradise Rock Club, April 17, 2007
| April 23, 2007
Maine pop star bids to get FedExed
Back in the late ’90s, Bangor native Howie Day was a hard-working, constantly touring local singer-songwriter armed with little more than a guitar and a four-track.
| April 11, 2007
Portland scene report: April 6, 2007
Sibilance starts now
PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF
| April 04, 2007
Of pols and pop culture
The Tote Board’s preliminaries are almost over, meaning next week we begin to set the odds.
A fifth, and final, cardinal rule for presidential wannabes
| February 28, 2007
Crossword: 'Don't say it'
I hate the starred entries, and so should you!
| January 10, 2007
Conventional wisdom and introductory drama classes describe Anton Chekhov’s final masterpiece, The Cherry Orchard , as a prescient statement about his country’s future, written in 1903 as the playwright was dying.
The Huntington steps into The Cherry Orchard
| December 28, 2006
No good can come from a day that starts with diarrhea.
| December 20, 2006
It’s midterm time, beautiful intern babies! So here it is — the interns, the grades, and how each of them could stand to up their scores by the end of the semester/season.
TV midterm for Grey's Anatomy
| December 18, 2006
Club gigs by superstars are inherently contrived, exclusionary, economically unsustainable. They also feel more human because they are more human. Duh.
Justin Timberlake, Avalon, August 26, 2006
| August 29, 2006
Psapp's assured and charming second album boasts weirder beats and more danceable rhythms than similar efforts by UK ingénues Imogen Heap and Dido.
The Only Thing I Ever Wanted | Domino
| June 20, 2006
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