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Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt at the State Theatre


Apparently, the Road to Ensenada leads through Portland. Lyle Lovett, Texan, country fusionist, and multiple Grammy Award winner teams with heartland bluesman John Hiatt for...
By webteam  |  January 12, 2011
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Stars aligned

The days are growing shorter, the magazines are (well, barely) getting larger and meatier, and the first batch of cider doughnuts is on the way real soon: all sure signs of autumn, as is the bountiful crop of prestigious concerts coming our way this se
Cult heroes and superstars dot the region's fall concert calendar
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  September 18, 2009

Tuesday Ticket Alert: Kooks, Paul Weller, Rollins, Mountain (?!)


WFNX Disorientation with Flogging Molly, the Kooks, Alkaline Trio, Rogue Wave, and Does It Offend Yo...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 15, 2008
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Going on sale: July 18, 2008

The Walkmen, Ray LaMontagne, Jonathan Richman, Gang Gang Dance, Paul Weller, and Henry Rollins.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  July 15, 2008
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The 100 unsexiest men in the world

Welcome to the first installment of ThePhoenix.com's 100 Unsexiest Men in the World.
Who would Scarlett least like to be with?
By BILL JENSEN & RYAN STEWART  |  March 27, 2008
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Celtic tigers

At 69, Paddy Moloney is still the world’s foremost uilleann-pipes player.
Interview: the Chieftains at Symphony Hall — again
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  March 12, 2008


Save the dates, and get your tickets

Here’s a guide to some you might want to buy early for, a few of which have already been rescheduled due to recent snowstorms.
Music seen: 2008 in preview
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  December 26, 2007
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Going on sale: March 30, 2007

Album Leaf, Cocorosie, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum, Village People, and more
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  March 27, 2007
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The unfaithful scholar

Perhaps you were lured by the promise of original Abraham Lincoln speeches (Boston College) or a castle (Emerson’s Kasteel Well, a 12th century landmark in the Netherlands).
Advice for transfer students, or how to dump your college
By JESS MCCONNELL  |  October 23, 2006
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Rock and droll

High Fidelity tries to sell itself as kick-ass rock right from the curtain speech: you are to turn off your fucking cell phones, and if you don’t like that language you can “grab your husband and get the hell out.”
High Fidelity ; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  October 11, 2006
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On the record

The days when Boston was the chief tryout town for Broadway-bound musicals are long past.
High Fidelity to hit Boston before Broadway
By SALLY CRAGIN  |  September 19, 2006