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Dance around town before the students come back

The W Hotel's Electric Summer Music Series goes underground with the party crew DJ team of M|O|D.
Phoenix Shakedown
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  August 17, 2012
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Photos: Streight Angular at Middlesex Lounge

Streight Angular hosts "Streight Night" at Middlesex Lounge on Wednesday, February 22, 2012.
"Streight Night" | Wednesday, February 22, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  March 02, 2012
[halloween] Cool Ranch @ Middlesex: Bodega, Gozu and a fuckton of Misfits

[halloween] Cool Ranch @ Middlesex: Bodega, Gozu and a fuckton of Misfits


Oh hey COOL RANCH, what's shakin'? How's things? Got a Halloween party tonight at Middlesex Lounge in Central Scare (love that one)? Got handjobs on...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 26, 2011

Pranking Middlesex: Bodega Girls strike again. Oh, and Cool Ranch is tonight!


Has anyone seen Rickyy Thornburg's missing Red Sox wallet? If you hit up Middlesex Lounge tonight for the COOL RANCH party with TRABANTS and BODEGA...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 28, 2011
[release party central] Grey Valley Ghost @ TTs; Big Digits @ Middlesex

[release party central] Grey Valley Ghost @ TTs; Big Digits @ Middlesex


Ok, two things of note going on in Central Square tonight, on both sides of the musical spectrum...   Over the past month or so we've...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 07, 2011

Big Digits are an unstoppable party machine

Like most good things in life, my first Big Digits experience was in an Allston basement.
No parents, no rules
By P. NICK CURRAN  |  September 02, 2011


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Skate of the union

The malt angels from Pabst Blue Ribbon were on hand to fuel us up, and to hook up sweat bands that, incidentally, would come in handy to absorb the blood.
Pissed pedaling
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  August 19, 2011
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Cool noise

Could this be the summer that the Internet finally gets music right?
Our DJ spins you a handpicked soundtrack to your summer
By LIZ PELLY  |  July 22, 2011

MP3 of the Week: The Big Big Bucks "Kick Rocks"


Say you got this big job interview one day, and that morning some random film crew crashed your apartment and recorded every move you made:...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 21, 2011

The Week in Geek, June 27-July 3: School’s out, but we’ve still got class


We have finally reached that point in the summer where all the local schools are out. Swarms of children roam free; already, their vacation-slackened brains...
By Kelly Dickinson  |  June 27, 2011
Band-tenders

Band-tenders


Photo: JOEL VEAK Bartenders are the new rock stars in Boston, at least if you consult magazines like this one, where more and more space...
By Luke ONeil  |  June 27, 2011


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Photos: ''Talk Nerdy 2 Me'' with Rogue Burlesque

Rogue Burlesque presents "Talk Nerdy 2 Me" at the Middlesex Lounge on April 13, 2011.
"Talk Nerdy 2 Me" | Middlesex Lounge | April 13, 2011
By ANDREW MCFARLAND  |  April 15, 2011

The Week in Geek April 11-18: Spam castles, Donkey Kong-a-thons, and Gelfling violence


Pants, magic pants.It's that time of year again when I cry every time I wake up, because the snow is gone and yet I still...
By Alec Ernest  |  April 11, 2011

The Week in Geek! 3.28 - 4.4: Geeks get slammed and artsy, but not fooled


This week we wonder: will Duncan Jones' Source Code be as good as Moon?If last week's festivities took a toll on your fragile human body,...
By Alec Ernest  |  March 28, 2011
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Screw the Ides of March — beware Bodega Girls

When music writers start playing the futures game, it's usually a good idea to take our prognostications with a grain of salt. That said, if there's one wager you can bet the house on this year, it's that Boston's Bodega Girls will spend 2011 on a giant
Et Tu Bootay–licious
By LUKE O'NEIL  |  March 18, 2011
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An (almost) A-to-Z guide to Boston

Welcome to Boston, college kids.
From Ben Affleck to Yawkey Way
By LUKE O'NEIL  |  January 28, 2011


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Photos: SSLLOOWW with Avoxblue

Avoxblue plays at Middlesex Lounge's monthly dance night, SSLLOOWW.
Avoxblue | Middlesex Lounge | November 30, 2010
By KELSEY MARIE BELL  |  December 10, 2010
Shakedown 11.18 - 11.24: Dance like a turkey, before the turkey dances like you

Shakedown 11.18 - 11.24: Dance like a turkey, before the turkey dances like you


------- THURSDAY 11.18 DANSER @ Milky Way --------------- Remember watching Adam Ant on MTV back in the ’80s and thinking you could dance better than...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 18, 2010
[mp3] DFA's Walter Jones, tonight @ Petrol

[mp3] DFA's Walter Jones, tonight @ Petrol


 Yeah yeah, we know, you partied hard most of last week and the weekend, as Halloween pretty much began on Tuesday around Boston. And you...
By Michael Marotta  |  November 01, 2010

Nerd Nite Tonite: Cyberduds, Superdoves, and Potentially Life-Changing Protips


It's the last Monday of September, which means another Nerd Nite is upon us. This monthly casual, coffee-house-style dorkjam provides us all a much-needed the...
By Micah Hauser  |  September 27, 2010
Shakedown 09.23 - 09.29: Dance proud before Rock-tober swallows us whole

Shakedown 09.23 - 09.29: Dance proud before Rock-tober swallows us whole


------------ THURSDAY 09.23 THURSTY THURSDAYS @ Copperfield'sThrowed’s E-Marce teams up with man-about-town Texas Mike for this cleverly named Top 40/electro/party-jams night. The launch also features...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 23, 2010


Shakedown: The last dance stretch of Boston’s sweaty summer 2010

Shakedown: The last dance stretch of Boston’s sweaty summer 2010


THURSDAY 08.26: MAKE IT NEW WITH DJ BLOODY MARY @ Middlesex Lounge Berlin-based techno diva Bloody Mary claims that her album Black Pearlwas inspired by...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 26, 2010
Cool Ranch at the Middlesex Lounge

Cool Ranch at the Middlesex Lounge


Man, we really cannot believe that the end of summer is already upon us. We could cry, we could kick off our winter dormancy early...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 18, 2010
Shakedown: A good week for apocalyptic bottle-poppin sensitive thugs

Shakedown: A good week for apocalyptic bottle-poppin sensitive thugs


FRIDAY 06.06 WILD SAUCE @ Good Life  United Styles 6 descends on Boston this weekend, but the World B-Boy Cup afterparty at Good Life is...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 05, 2010
Rogue Burlesque Burly-Q BBQ

Rogue Burlesque Burly-Q BBQ


It wouldn't be summer without a barbecue, and Rogue Burlesque like theirs extra saucy. Their cookout-themed Burly-Q BBQ promises sexy corn shucking, some football fun,...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 04, 2010
Shakedown: A dance party in every air-conditioned room

Shakedown: A dance party in every air-conditioned room


THURSDAY 07.15 | MAKE IT NEW @ Middlesex Lounge | Make It New has been off the chain lately, with international guest DJs Michael Mayer,...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 15, 2010


Barchetypes: A taxonomy of Boston’s bartenders

Barchetypes: A taxonomy of Boston’s bartenders


JEREMIAH BERNSTEIN OF MIDDLESEX LOUNGE | Photo: MIKE DISKIN Bartenders, like the bars they work in, come in all shapes and sizes. But eventually you...
By Luke ONeil  |  July 12, 2010
Shakedown: It's IndepenDance Day weekend

Shakedown: It's IndepenDance Day weekend


 FRIDAY 07.02 | MANUEL DE LA MARE @ Rise | Last time an Italian DJ came to town, Pauly D left behind a sticky mix...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 01, 2010
Bodega Girls present Cool Ranch with Fire and Reason at Middlesex Lounge

Bodega Girls present Cool Ranch with Fire and Reason at Middlesex Lounge


Who said you can't party on a work night? Bodega Girls follow up their "Dio Ain't Dead Party" with another twist on their monthly Cool...
By webteam  |  June 22, 2010
MP3 of the Week: Bodega Girls, "We Are Losers"

MP3 of the Week: Bodega Girls, "We Are Losers"


 If you’re familiar with BODEGA GIRLS’ balls-out booty attack, the details of “We Are Losers” won’t surprise — chunky electro-kickdrums, squiggle-vision synths, and gang vocals...
By webteam  |  June 18, 2010