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By JEFF INGLIS  |  August 30, 2013

Darkest Hour | The Human Romance

My earliest exposure to Darkest Hour came via “Sound the Surrender,” off 2005’s Undoing Ruin. It was an arresting introduction: dystopian metalcore/sorta death metal paired with an unexpectedly effective piano hook.
Century Media (2011)
By REYAN ALI  |  February 11, 2011

Review: G-Force

A hero named Darwin and a convoluted plot about "global extermination" are the first clues that director Hoyt Yeatman isn't taking the cute route with his cast of animated guinea pigs.
Surprisingly satirical
By ALICIA POTTER  |  July 31, 2009

Die another day

Now that the New York Times Company and representatives of the Boston Newspaper Guild, the Boston Globe 's biggest union, have agreed to a deal that will keep the paper alive (more on that in a bit), the great unanswered question becomes: what, exactl
The clock starts now on a potential Globe sale
By ADAM REILLY  |  May 08, 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

Red Sox: disregard those Globe-purchase rumors

The team released the following statement today: Neither John Henry, Tom Werner, nor any affili...
By Adam Reilly  |  April 30, 2009

Will the Globe survive?

What would Boston's media landscape look like without the Boston Globe ?
Sizing up the paper's future as it approaches the deadline from hell
By ADAM REILLY  |  April 29, 2009

Ticket shock

When NESN periodically broadcasts a historic Red Sox game during the off-season, the vast swaths of empty seats are enough to cause a sharp sense of wistfulness for many fans.
Fans are paying the price for the Sox success: inside the Fenway fiasco
By IAN DONNIS  |  March 10, 2008

Play ball, Rhody-style

Baseball fans in New England view spring’s wispy introduction through a different lens.
Nine innings’ worth of stuff you don’t know about Rhode Island and baseball
By IAN DONNIS  |  April 06, 2007

Power suit

Claude Chabrol initiated the French New Wave with Le beau Serge and Les cousins, and for a decade after his work was as shiny as anyone’s.
Chabrol’s latest; Paul Robeson at the MFA
By GERALD PEARY  |  February 14, 2007


EXCLUSIVE: The truth about Theo's wedding

The story they put out about Red Sox manager Theo Epstein’s secret wedding was a hoax. FNX veteran news hound Henry Santoro has the real story. Henry Santoro reports on Theo Epstein's wedding (mp3)  
Don't believe what you read in the daily newspapers
By HENRY SANTORO  |  January 31, 2007

Brains, balls, and a key to Fenway

Mnookin’s tale of unprecedented access lays bare the workings of one of the biggest and most beloved franchises in sports, during one of the most epochal eras of its 105-year history. Beyond "Dirty Water": Red Sox songs that don't suck. By Mike Milia
How one writer tried to set the record straight on the Sox’ past five years
By MIKE MILIARD  |  July 24, 2006

The Red Sox by the numbers

And we don't mean on-base percentage
By MIKE MILIARD  |  July 18, 2006

Five dumbest Globe stories about the Sox

Danny being Danny
By MIKE MILIARD  |  July 18, 2006

The art of the screen name

A good screen name is crucial to a fulfilling message board membership.
Red Sox message boards  
By MIKE MILIARD  |  June 14, 2006


Bruce Springsteen and the Seeger Session Band

He sung each clenched syllable as if it might be his last, strumming his guitar like he was working an old, rusted waterpump, and smiling so hard it looked like it hurt.
The Boss kicks off his tour with a Mighty Wind-y night at the Tweeter Center
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 30, 2006

Folk re-revival

The laugh that opens Bruce Springsteen’s We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions is the first clue that what’s about to follow might actually be fun.
Springsteen rediscovers faith and fun in Seeger
By CHARLES TAYLOR  |  May 24, 2006

Revival meeting

Everywhere you looked during the first weekend of the 37th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, the big theme was, of course, recovery.
Music, T-shirts, and other matters of life and death in post-Katrina New Orleans
By JON GARELICK  |  May 10, 2006

Game on

Dodgers win the Series! Bird plays H.O.R.S.E.! Congressman Canseco! We have seen the future of sports (and its name is Tony Graffanino).
Our 2006 predictions for New England's teams
By MARK JURKOWITZ  |  January 06, 2006

Wish list

[1] An MBTA Red Line station without a broken escalator. [2] Someone in the White House who at least pretends we’re still looking for Osama.
106 things the Phoenix wants to see in 2006
By  |  December 30, 2005