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Photos: Mean Creek, Mellow Bravo, Soccer Mom, & Dirty Virgins at WFNX Boston Accents Funeral Party (Night 2)

Mean Creek, Mellow Bravo, Soccer Mom, & Dirty Virgins played Night #2 of the WFNX Boston Accents Funeral Party on Tuesday, July 24, 2012.
Great Scott | Tuesday, July 24, 2012
By COLLEEN MAGYAR  |  July 27, 2012
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Photos: Allston DIY Fest 2012

Allston DIY Fest 2012 took over Ringer Park on Saturday, July 21.
Ringer Park | Saturday, July 21, 2012
By ALLY THIBAULT  |  July 27, 2012
The Big Hurt - July 20, 2012

The Big Hurt: The month in tragedy, rampages, and weird cheese

It's been a sad and grisly few weeks for live music.
Music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  July 20, 2012
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Review: Lorenz Island Kuisine

When I find a family-run place that seems to serve as an anchor for neighborhood life — serving three meals a day, doing a brisk takeout business, offering live music, DJs, and poetry readings a few nights a month — I think, "Damn, wish my neighborhood
Fresh, traditional Jamaican fare in a friendly neighborhood spot
By MC SLIM JB  |  July 08, 2011
[live review] Power trio: The Holmes Bros. at the MFA

[live review] Power trio: The Holmes Bros. at the MFA


Maybe it was because they were especially energized by the hefty Boston Community Choir that opened the show, and by the racially mixed audience they...
By Jon Garelick  |  July 07, 2011
live review of Kylie Minogue at Agganis Arena in Boston

Kylie Minogue brings her long-running disco to Agganis Areana

Most talk in America regarding Kylie Minogue surrounds the mystery of her lack of popularity here: while the rest of the world regards the pint-sized Aussie pop diva as a multiplatinum stadium-filler, here she is little more than an import-only dance que
Live review: In ‘Motion
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  May 06, 2011


Pains list

The twee glide of the Pains of Being Pure at Heart

Kip Berman has obviously listened to enough pop music to know damn well his band totally kick ass, even if he won't admit it.  
A lack of friction
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  April 29, 2011
Rumble winners John Powhida International Airport

Out: John Powhida International Airport wins the 2011 Rock And Roll Rumble

The de-facto demise of WBCN might have been the best thing that could've happened to the Rock And Roll Rumble, if the finals Friday at T.T. the Bear's – capped off by a curtain call/group hug decreeing John Powhida International Airport the 2011 champs
We have liftoff
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  April 29, 2011
Walter Sickert wins second night of Rumble preliminaries

Photos: Second night of preliminaries at Rock 'n' Roll Rumble

Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys win the second night of preliminaries
 The Rock 'n' Roll Rumble continues at TT The Bear's
By ANDREW MCFARLAND  |  April 08, 2011
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SXSW Music 2011 Photos Day 3: Wild Flag, Fishbone, Wu-Tang Clan, MellowHype, Motionless In White, Yelawolf

Live concert photos at SXSW Music Festival in Austin
 Wild Flag, Fishbone, Wu-Tang Clan and more
By KELLY DAVIDSON AND K. BONAMI  |  March 25, 2011
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SXSW Music 2011 Photos Day 3: Miami Horror, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Surfer Blood, Trap Them

Live concert photos at SXSW Music Festival in Austin
Miami Horror, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Surfer Blood, Trap Them | SXSW | March 16, 2011
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  March 25, 2011


Flogging Molly

Photos: Flogging Molly at House of Blues

 February 27, 2011 | House of Blues
 February 27, 2011 | House of Blues
By STEPHANIE ROSE  |  March 04, 2011
Banditas and Sleepover Shows

Getting Intimate with Banditas and Sleepover Shows in Jamaica Plain

It’s just after 7 pm on February 15, and I find myself alone, locked in, trapped after hours at Jamaica Plain vintage-clothing store 40 South Street. I do not work here.
 Jamming in jammies
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  February 25, 2011
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A talk with legendary producer and musician Martin Bisi

Since opening BC Studio in Brooklyn in 1979, Martin Bisi has recorded dozens of records on the fringe of the avant-garde scene, including early Sonic Youth, Michael Gira's Swans and Angels of Light, and the cabaret breakout debut record from Boston's Dr
‘Tired of recording’
By NICHOLAS SCHROEDER  |  February 25, 2011
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Gang of Fort Point

For a moment or two last Friday at the Middle East, the Fort Point Recordings showcase had the vibe of the old WBCN Rock N' Roll Rumble's preliminary round, circa 2004 or so, when the annual battle of the bands went down in the Cambridge club's upstair
Eclectic label lives the Good Life in Cambridge
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  October 15, 2010
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Photos: M.I.A. live at Royale

 M.I.A., live at the Royale, October 4, 2010
 M.I.A., live at the Royale, October 4, 2010
By CHRISTOPHER HUANG  |  October 08, 2010


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Sheila take a bow

It's a few hours before the Sheila Divine's free show at the Lansdowne Pub a week ago Thursday, part of WFNX's week-long Disorientation 2010 series.
A Divine night on Lansdowne for a local legend
By LUKE O'NEIL  |  October 08, 2010
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Photos: Neon Indian's South End ''secret show''

Neon Indian perform at the power station on Harrison Ave in Boston as part of the "Secret Generator Series" on October 3, 2010
Neon Indian perform at the power station on Harrison Ave in Boston as part of the "Secret Generator Series" on October 3, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  October 08, 2010
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Photos: LCD Soundsystem at the Orpheum

LCD Soundsystem live at the Orpheum Theatre on September 28, 2010
LCD Soundsystem live at the Orpheum Theatre on September 28, 2010
By NINA MASHUROVA  |  October 08, 2010

Live Review: Mighty Tiny face the — throwback — music

Weeknight local rock shows are pretty regimented.
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By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  September 17, 2010
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Photos: Anya Marina at Jose McIntyre's

Photos of Anya Marina performing at WFNX and Coors Light Snoriders show on Thursday, January 21, 2010
Anya Marina, live at Jose McIntyre's, January 21, 2010
By ERIN BALDASSARI  |  January 29, 2010


Some Best Music Poll Concert Pictures

Some Best Music Poll Concert Pictures


See more pictures from Best Music Poll 2009 here.
By Charlie  |  August 03, 2009

VIDEO: Weezer covers Nirvana


As we previously alluded to, Weezer covered Nirvana's "Sliver" at their tour kickoff in Lowell o...
By Ryan Stewart  |  September 25, 2008
Cares, Rogue Wave and WTF?

Cares, Rogue Wave and WTF?


Cares or Who Cares with our panel of experts (and Lance Gould), Rogue Wave performs live in the studio, and we check the WTF Line,...
By Charlie  |  April 11, 2008
Art + PBR = relief for your post-Superbowl blues?

Art + PBR = relief for your post-Superbowl blues?


Maybe not, but it could be a good distraction at least. From the inbox:
By Caitlin E. Curran  |  February 04, 2008

Our video year: ThePhoenix.tv's Best of 2007


Queens of the Stone Age does "In the Fade" at First Act Guitar Studio, proving they are just as awesome acoustically as they are plugged...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 20, 2007


Pictures from Miracle on Tremont Street

Pictures from Miracle on Tremont Street


I took some pictures of Mutemath, Against Me! and Cold War Kids at Miracle on Tremont Street. I've posted the better ones to my Flickr...
By Charlie  |  December 06, 2007
VHS or Beta live in studio!

VHS or Beta live in studio!


Fletcher takes out the Pop Trash, VHS or Beta performs live in studio, the Mega Robo Thunder Phone Query, Fletcher's Awful TV Review and WTF?...
By Charlie  |  November 19, 2007

Win tickets to My Brightest Diamond at the MFA


We've got three pairs of tickets to give away to the My Brightest Diamond Show at the Museum of Fine Arts on November 18 at...
By Nina MacLaughlin  |  November 08, 2007

Jesse Malin gets help from a Dresden Doll at TT’s


Start putting out heartland-ish rock and you're bound to attract an audience partially made up of drunken brodudes. That’s the lesson to take from former D...
By Ian Sands  |  October 11, 2007