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American Gothic was a subterranean shithole bar known for its existentially tortured clientele and extreme indifference to the minimum drinking age.
Excerpted from the novel by Michael Atchison
| August 17, 2012
At some point or another, the greatest artists are pegged as oddballs, weirdos, freaks. Being a great artist does mean going out on a limb.
The singular surrealism of Robyn Hitchcock
| June 04, 2010
Dee's so fine
Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents co-founders Jen D'Angora (the Dents, the Downbeat 5) and Ed Valauskas (Gravel Pit, the Gentlemen) won't come right out and say that they had ambitions of ever forming a '60s-style girl group — they won't even come out and
The girl-group delights of the Deelinquents
| March 05, 2010
Nick Lowe is a rare creature, a punk rock founding father who has endured and evolved gracefully.
Nick Lowe on growing up and growing old in the music business
| October 09, 2009
There’s no crime in acting your age, but the new mellow Nick Lowe isn’t the Nick Lowe I turn to when I need some, you...
| October 07, 2009
Providence Fall Preview Listings 2009
A page of listings for local music, theater, art, festivals and more this fall.
Music, theater, art, festivals and more in the coming months
| September 18, 2009
“A lot of today’s music is a little bit ironic," says Reed, and I don’t have any of that. It’s not about irony.”
Eli ‘Paperboy’ Reed’s vintage sounds
| April 07, 2008
Boston music news: February 22, 2008
This is Nick Lowe weekend in five cities.
Notes on a local tribute to Nick Lowe
| February 20, 2008
Nick Lowe: Jesus of Cool
The reissue tacks on 10 additional tracks, making this expanded edition the final word on Jesus of Cool .
| February 12, 2008
Twang and burn
When Sarah Borges performs in roots-music hot spots like Nashville and Austin, they don’t ask about her country credentials or her alt-rock background.
Sarah Borges lights a roots-rock fire
| January 14, 2008
It wouldn’t kill his integrity to have a Rockpile-style bash just once.
At My Age | Yep Rock
| August 07, 2007
Going on sale: July 20, 2007
Tesla, Nick Lowe, Spoon, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
GOING ON SALE
| July 16, 2007
New kids on the rock
Back on June 20, three tour buses were lined up like impregnable traveling fortresses behind the House of Blues in Cleveland.
The Click Five struggle with the new world disorder
| June 29, 2007
The United States of America is a nation with a proud history.
Since George W. Bush took office, the United States has sunk to unprecedented lows in sports and pop-culture domination
| June 29, 2007
When Rick Rubin went looking for Johnny Cash in 1993, he found a master songwriter and a living depository of American folk lore who’d been left behind by the changing tides of the industry and the times.
Rick Rubin’s parting gift to Johnny Cash
| June 27, 2006
Army of one
The vociferously leftist punk-folkie from East London hasn’t sold his soul to AmEx just yet.
Billy Bragg gets boxed
MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG
| March 16, 2006
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