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Photos: Jane's Addiction + Band of Skulls at Bank of America Pavilion

Jane's Addiction + Band of Skulls played the Bank of America Pavilion on Saturday, August 11, 2012.
Saturday, August 11, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  August 17, 2012
[mp3] Dave Navarro approves of Parlour Bells' "Classic Girl" cover; 10.29 @ Radio

[mp3] Dave Navarro approves of Parlour Bells' "Classic Girl" cover; 10.29 @ Radio

Well this should make up for not being able to play the Faces Nightclub Demolition party last week (sorry we missed it, Cambridge, how'd it...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 28, 2011
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Jane's Addiction | The Great Escape Artist

Since the origins of The Great Escape Artist nearly two years ago, the outfit has had five different people on bass duties.
Capitol (2011)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  October 28, 2011
Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 1-20-11

Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 1-20-11

Two bands enter. Only one leaves. This week it's "Home" by Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes vs "Jane Says" by Jane's Addiction.DOWNLOAD: Podcast My...
By MorningIntern  |  January 20, 2011
Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 12-09-10

Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 12-09-10

Modern Indie takes on Funk Metal. It's "Float On" by Modest Mouse vs "Pigs In Zen" by Jane's Addiction. DOWNLOAD: Podcast My Song Is Better Than...
By MorningIntern  |  December 09, 2010

Prog wild

Let me just assure you, right off, that after this, I promise never, ever, to talk to you about this year’s SXSW again, but check it out: we passed by a tossed-up tent-and-chain-link venue with a long line jutting into the street, and from between the po
The controlled chaos of Bear in Heaven
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 02, 2010

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The music man

Forty years after a half-million hippies descended on a sprawling dairy farm in upstate New York, Woodstock has become shorthand for an entire epoch.
George Wein, the father of American music festivals, reflects on bringing world-class folk and jazz (and more) to Newport
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  August 07, 2009

The long good-byes

Some time in the late 90s, Trent Reznor holed himself up in a house near the ocean. Ostensibly, he was there to write some music. And while he did use that time to begin piecing together some of the songs that would become Nine Inch Nails's 1999 double-a
Nine Inch Nails and Jane's Addiction, live at the Comcast Center, June 3, 2009
By RYAN STEWART  |  June 05, 2009

Photos: Nine Inch Nails and Jane's Addiction

Nine Inch Nails and Jane's Addiction, live at the Comcast Center, June 3, 2009
The NINJA Tour, Comcast Center, June 3, 2009
By CARINA MASTROCOLA  |  June 05, 2009

Molten ’core

You might not buy this, but Fitchburg was pretty happening 15 years ago.  
The triumphant return of Shudder To Think
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  October 08, 2008

Lavigne squeaks; Winehouse freaks; Oasis leaks

Courtney Love and Avril Lavigne both have laryngitis this week. Explain that, Richard Dawkins.
The Big Hurt: music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  May 12, 2008


The best of times

Holidays and their attendant celebrations foster memories — of all kinds, to be sure — but it’s the good ones we strive to re-create.
Local notables share their favorite holiday traditions
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  December 14, 2007

''Alternative Label of the Year''

Dangerbird is offering rare remixes, demos, and Darker My Love’s homonymous debut in its entirety.
Dangerbird Records' free nominated downloads
By MATT ASHARE  |  October 01, 2007

Post-punk pantheon

They were, by definition, misfits.
Daydream Nation  tops our list of 10 landmark albums that made indie rock
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  July 16, 2007

June tunes

Mark Twain once observed that it’s “better to be a young June-bug than an old bird of paradise.”
From Beastie Boys to the White Stripes and more
By MATT ASHARE  |  June 25, 2007

Just the facts

I’m writing about your article “ Pardon Us .”
Letters to the Boston editor: November 17, 2006
By LETTERS  |  November 15, 2006


This article originally appeared in the August 14, 1992 issue of the Boston Phoenix .
This year’s model offers much more than music
By ROBERT MOSES  |  October 25, 2006

Boys club for men

This is one side project that's for real.
Jack White’s Raconteurs roadtrip
By MATT ASHARE  |  September 28, 2006

On the racks: August 15, 2006

. . . plus mothafuckin' snakes
Christina Aguilera, Panic Channel, Skycycle . . .
By MATT ASHARE  |  August 17, 2006


Peaches sharpens her synth hooks, varies the electrogrooves, and serves up 13 tracks that are just amusing enough in their risqué behavior to keep the smiles coming.
Impeach My Bush | XL
By MATT ASHARE  |  July 18, 2006

Blasting off

You might not buy this, given the band’s propensity for reunion gigs, but the Neutral Nation show at the Living Room on Saturday will most likely be their last.
Neutral Nation goes south
By BOB GULLA  |  June 06, 2006


Paint, by numbers

Mark Ecko’s Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure is that rare console mishmash that works.
The graffiti — and little else — rule the city
By AARON SOLOMON  |  February 22, 2006