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Amy Allen travels to Neptune

There were a couple directions Amy Allen could have taken to follow up her 2010 pop-lovely debut EP, Honey, released just as she headed off to the big city for college.
Shooting for the stars
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 18, 2012

[live review] Skull Defekts + Neptune @ Great Scott

This past Monday night Sweden’s SKULL DEFEKTS electrified Great Scott with their brand of taut, rhythmic post-punk. The Dfx, as they call themselves, recently recorded...
By Ian Duncan-Brown  |  April 08, 2011

Welcome home: Deer Tick Season is in full swing

Attleboro punk icons NEUTRAL NATION host another It's a Bash! DVD release party at the Met on FRIDAY (the 5th), wisely recruiting THE DIEPODS and FRENZY OF TONGS to open (401.729.1005).
Off the Couch

Drum circle

It sounds like the set-up to a bad joke. When Man Forever take the stage at Great Scott in Allston this weekend, the band will run five or six drummers deep.
Man Forever's John Colpitts finds his rhythm
By GARRETT MARTIN  |  August 13, 2010

Hit the deck

It's not that Celebration were ever a bad fit for 4AD. The echo-chamber organs, the tribal drumming, and the caterwauling vocals of Katrina Ford added up to a kind of desert-peyote and fringed-suede-jacket version of the more twisted stuff in the label'
Celebration's future is in the cards
By MATT PARISH  |  May 08, 2009
Celebration + Neptune

Celebration + Neptune

The deeply DIY musicians of Neptune scour junk heaps, looking for trash they can transmogrify into such homebrew instruments as the Electric Slinky and the...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 06, 2009


Various artists | Winter Is Cold

Rough Trade (2009)
Rough Trade (2009)
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  April 10, 2009

Sonic sculptors

For more than a decade, local noise-rockers Neptune have cultivated a loyal fan base on the fringes of the Boston rock scene.
Neptune’s metal machine music
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  February 12, 2008

Photos: The Boston Lyric Opera's Idomeneo at the Shubert Theatre

The BLO performs Idomeneo at the Shubert | April 23-May 4, 2010
The BLO performs Idomeneo at the Shubert | April 23-May 4, 2010
By CHARLES ERICKSON  |  January 01, 1900