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Going down the road

When John Paul comes to Slainte in a couple weeks, he'll be returning to the Portland scene where he got his start in the biz,
John Paul brings Belmont Boulevard back to Maine
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 01, 2009

Higher ground

Cindy Bullens, who has done a lot of things in the music business, recently wondered: "What? You have to get old to have success?"
The Refugees are strangers in a strange land
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 14, 2009


The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966. These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Ian Sands.
For the week of January 13
By  |  October 27, 2008

Backwoods Barbie

Dolly Parton should run for president.

Dolly Parton rolls out the big guns

By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  April 30, 2008

Boxed and ready

The cream of the season’s CD/DVD crop
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 14, 2007

Vee-Jay: The Definitive Collection

What pioneering American indie label issued records by both the Beatles and John Lee Hooker?
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 30, 2007


Prime time

To many political conservatives during Vietnam, championing the music of Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, and Joni Mitchell was the equivalent of French-kissing Chairman Mao.
Heeere’s . . . Johnny Cash!
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 23, 2007

The Subdudes

It wouldn’t be a Subdudes album without a couple of accordion-led tunes or a soul ballad.
Street Symphony | High Street
By BRETT MILANO  |  September 12, 2007

Amrheins Restaurant

Back in the days of South African apartheid, there was a period when popular music stars were lured to play at Sun City, a stadium in a bantustan that was pretending not to be part of apartheid.
Change is (mostly) a good thing  
By ROBERT NADEAU  |  July 19, 2006

Going on sale, March 3, 2006

The Strokes, Avenged Sevenfold, Pinback and more
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By WILL SPITZ  |  March 01, 2006