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By the time this story makes print, yet another seven bazillion bands will be sporting logos involving a skull.
The resurrected Murder City Devils keep it crazy
| July 09, 2010
Packets of Sugar
It’s easy to paint Bebe Buell as some talentless pretty face who slept her way to whatever modicum of stardom she has right now.
Bebe Buell returns to town throwing ‘Air Kisses’
| April 30, 2010
The BellRays — whose married core is singer Lisa Kekaula and guitarist/bassist Bob Vennum — have been making music since 1990.
The BellRays get us all kinds of worked up
MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG
| May 19, 2008
Sober as judges
He doesn’t chant, “Yankees suck.” Why should we?
Dropkick Murphys at Paradise Rock Club, March 17, 2008
| March 24, 2008
Farewell to Avalon
“I saw the history of rock and roll unfold right here. I’ve snuck in; I’ve been thrown out; Lansdowne Street was a big fuckin’ dugout.”
Dropkick Murphys, Avalon, September 30, 2007
| October 01, 2007
He knew what he was singing: shortly after this concert, Thunders passed into history, leaving a tattered legacy and a messy stain.
Who's Been Talkin? In Concert | MVD
| August 29, 2007
Editors' pick: Drinking game/guessing game
Maxim Gorky’s 1902 play, The Lower Depths , is a character-driven work dwelling on the underbelly of Russian society.
| April 19, 2007
The wild bunch
One of the lies I tell myself is that some day I’ll care about the Rolling Stones as much as I care about the New York Dolls.
Another triumph for the New York Dolls
| October 30, 2006
Boston music news: September 22, 2006
Local fave the Rudds have been busy beavers. Frank Smith, "Time to Cut the Fence" (mp3) The Rudds, "Astrological Sign Choker" (mp3)
Notes on Frank Smith and the Rudds
| September 18, 2006
The late 1970s were a time of ignition. Punk rock set a fuse that burned through every aspect of the arts, and through the lives of those who got close enough to see the sparks and smell the powder.
Kid Congo Powers’s many years of punk
| September 14, 2006
On the racks: June 27, 2006
. . . and all sorts of guest stars.
Dashboard Confessional, India.Irie, Shawnna, Grant Lee Phillips . . .
| June 27, 2006
Boston music news - June 16, 2006
Iconic rock groupie Bebe Buell taps the Rudds; Bleu heads to LA.
Notes on Bebe Buell and Bleu
| June 14, 2006
New York Doll
When Morrissey persuaded the New York Dolls to reunite, director Greg Whiteley found himself in a unique position to chronicle the event.
| January 17, 2006
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