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Eclectic finds

With the frigid weather and bracing winds, the natural inclination early each new year is to go a bit fetal, curl up, and hibernate until springtime.
Looking for the brave and the new in 2008
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  December 26, 2007
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Mix surfing

Remixes are proliferating like benign viruses through the Web.
Finding the finest of Basstown on line
By DAVID DAY  |  July 30, 2007
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A new year dawns

Boston can seem small at times, but when you start spreading outward (Revere, Quincy, Medford, holla!), you’re dealing with a serious piece of real estate. Pat Fontes, "Dirty Days" (mp3) Jawn P, "Peace of Mind" (mp3 via MySpace) Tension-Span mix (
Looking ahead in Boston’s clubland
By DAVID DAY  |  December 28, 2006
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Mass Muzik moves

The saga continues down on Mass Ave as the recently renamed Mass Muzik, the metro’s sole underground-dance shop, is packing up and moving out.
San Serac on fire; baile funk gurus Nossa play the Enormous
By DAVID DAY  |  August 15, 2006
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By any other name

Boston has very few outlets for dance vinyl.
Satellite becomes Mass Muzik; SoulKore in Dudley Square
By DAVID DAY  |  May 05, 2006

That other Phoenix

A makeshift memorial outside the PHOENIX LANDING in Central Square serves as a reminder that not all club nights end in euphoria.
  Central Square club recovers from tragedy
By DAVID DAY  |  April 17, 2006