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Out: Boston loses a musical ace
As the book says, it is best to follow the example set by Jesus Christ himself — live fast, die young, and leave a beautiful corpse.
Ketman a go-go bye-bye
| September 16, 2011
Oh shit, Ho-Ag is back: 09.10.11 @ Great Scott
Hey look -- HO-AG is back, with a bittersweet show next month at Great Scott that coincides with a farewell to our beloved KETMAN. So,...
| August 05, 2011
Trabants | Highwire Surfing
Only the future knows whether Boston's Trabants made a commercially savvy choice by disseminating a record of scorching surf rock during one of the snowiest winters in memory.
Lifted and Gifted (2011)
| January 21, 2011
Photos: Ketman live at the WFNX Clambake
Ketman live at the WFNX Clambake, Lansdowne Pub, June 27, 2010
Ketman | WFNX Clambake | Lansdowne Pub | June 27, 2010
| July 02, 2010
Ketman | Ketman a Go Go
The winking disconnect between Ketman’s promotional art (swingin’ young people from a half-century ago enjoying the pleasures of their hi-fi system; Twiggy types with black bars across their eyes) and Ketman’s music (lean, pugilistic rock with 1980s Amer
Lifted & Gifted (2010)
| May 21, 2010
Haiti Benefit with Big Bear, Chris Brokaw and Ketman at Middle East
The Middle East's Kevin Hoskins has been booking his ass off on behalf of the Red Cross in Haiti. Tonight he's put together another inspired...
| February 10, 2010
VIDEO: HUMANWINE, Ketman, and What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? at TT's
HUMANWINE at TT's; click for live footage of Ketman and What Time Is It, Mr. Fox?An insufferably obnoxious buddy of mine snatched away my notebook...
| October 14, 2009
The scene is now
As newspapers cede arbiter status to random bloggers with Fios and afternoons off, the function of polls like our humble offering must change out of necessity. What once was a forecast is now more like a diagnostic — it's anthropology versus tastemakery
What we can learn about Boston from the local winners
| July 31, 2009
Child Bite + Big Bear + Ketman + Gondoliers at P.A's Lounge
Motor City rockers Child Bite nabbed the Michigan slot in this year’s “50 Bands, 50 States” round-up. Now you can see the little nippers in...
| July 08, 2009
Year in Local Pop: Local motion
Bands come and go, but songs stick around.
Our 2008 playlist
| December 22, 2008
It’s reassuring to know that one can walk into a small club in the middle of the week and still see four local bands without being bored or disappointed by any of them.
Ketman, Tristan Da Cunha, Thunderhole, and Paparazzi, Great Scott, January 10, 2007
| January 11, 2007
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