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The Nightwatchman | World Wide Rebel Songs

It's been interesting watching the progression of the Nightwatchman, the sometime moniker of Tom Morello.  
New West Records (2011)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  September 02, 2011
Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 10-28-10

Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 10-28-10

"Season Of The Witch" by local legends Heretix takes on "Guerilla Radio" by rap-rock masters Rage Against The Machine.DOWNLOAD: Podcast My Song Is Better Than...
By MorningIntern  |  October 28, 2010
Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 9-23-10

Podcast: My Song Is Better Than Yours 9-23-10

It's Rap-Rock vs Synth-Pop, as "Killing In The Name Of" by Rage Against The Machine takes on "Smalltown Boy" by Bronski Beat.DOWNLOAD: My Song Is...
By MorningIntern  |  September 23, 2010

Street Sweeper Social Club | The Ghetto Blaster EP

A seven-song slice of propaganda for this summer's Rock the Bells.
SSSC/ILG (2010)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  August 27, 2010

Something in the struggle

It would have taken some favorable odds for me to have put money on Loki celebrating a decade as a band back when they debuted in 2000. Jonathan Taylor’s Sully Erna-like metal-growl was all in vogue with the angry young man set, and there seemed to be d
Ten years in, Loki have seen an Ebb and Flow
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 16, 2010

Street Sweeper Social Club | Street Sweeper Social Club

Rap-rock group Street Sweeper Social Club have been hyped as a supergroup.
Epic (2009)
By DAVID BOFFA  |  June 26, 2009

The Dream Lady, Tom Morello and WTF

The Dream Lady, Tom Morello and WTF

  Ask a Dream Lady! Lauri of The Dream interprets your dreams, Tom Morello ta...
By Charlie  |  June 03, 2009

Keyed up

Johnny Lingo just may be the unabashed king of piano-pop ditties here in Li'l Rhody, as showcased on his recent full-length debut Shake It Off.
Piano man
By PROVIDENCE MUSIC STAFF  |  January 27, 2009
Tom Morello, MRTPQ, and WTF?!

Tom Morello, MRTPQ, and WTF?!

We speak to The Nightwatchman, Tome Morello of RATM and Audioslave, take your calls for the Co...
By Charlie  |  November 20, 2008

The Big Hurt: The Obama jubilance debriefing

Obama is the first president in history to drop a HOVA reference in a campaign speech by way of a little hand-brushy motion, and rappers turned out in droves to support him.
When celebrities celebrate, metaphors suffer
By DAVID THORPE  |  November 18, 2008

Photos: Lollapalooza 2008

Rage Against the Machine, Radiohead, Gnarls Barkley, Girl Talk, Broken Social Scene, Cat Power, Grizzly Bear, and more


Flobots merge music and activism

Social justice will be an integral part of Flobots’ Providence visit this weekend.
By MATT JERZYK  |  August 06, 2008

Here we go, yo

No Rock the Bells tour would be official without a godlike headliner at the helm.
Rock the Bells: Q-Tip reunites A Tribe Called Quest one last time
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 21, 2008

A night in Guantánamo

I’d volunteered to spend the night in the replica cell (which is modeled on the ones at Gitmo) because we’ve all heard stories about unlivable conditions at Gitmo but can’t come close to imagining what it must be like.
Staying in a replica cell, with no waterboarding included
By JEFF INGLIS  |  June 11, 2008

Mike Ladd

“Fuck it, it’s a mind set,” Mike Ladd notes amid a dense verbal and aural barrage titled “Trouble Shot.”
Nostalgialator | Definitive Jux
By ANDREW GRAHAM  |  January 28, 2008

Beyond bhangra

Shankar, who’s now 26, has been paying dues as a sitarist since she was eight.
Anoushka Shankar joins forces with Karsh Kale
By JEFF TAMARKIN  |  October 30, 2007


Résumé: Selected + Mixed by Citizen Crew

The French labels Kitsune, Ed Banger, and Institubes have clogged dance bins with aggro, monochromatic, twitchy filter metal.
By NICK SYLVESTER  |  October 08, 2007

Blog house in Basstown

The Internet. Just a series of tubes. When things get humming on the Web, however, they can start singing real quick. Jawn P's "Blood Count (Snippet)" (mp3)
Allston ’net sensations Plus Move, plus Jawn P
By DAVID DAY  |  April 25, 2007

The Constantines + Sontiago & Dilly Dilly + Kid Koala

An interstate concert-going misadventure...
Music Seen, at Hampton Beach Casino and SPACE Gallery, April 21, 2007
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  April 25, 2007

Revolution rock

It’s an incongruous sight at first: Tom Morello strumming an acoustic guitar emblazoned with the words “Whatever It Takes.”
Tom Morello rages quietly against the machine
By JEFF TAMARKIN  |  April 17, 2007

The 40 greatest concerts in Boston history: 39

The White Stripes | Opera House | November 21, 2005
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 26, 2006

The 40 greatest concerts in Boston history: 40

Rage Against the Machine | Paradise Rock Club | January 19, 1993
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 25, 2006

Flashbacks, April 21, 2006

These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Chris Brook and Jessica McConnell.
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966.
By EDITORIAL  |  April 19, 2006

Blood, felt, and rock and roll, day three

A visit to the dentist in the form of a vaudville routine; the City of Baltimore lauded loudly; reminiscences of teenage punk bands; of hecklers and Monsterfaces.
Through the wire

ID Check: Stu Sherman

Whalom Park isn’t much like Kosovo, but visiting the rusted remains of America’s 10th-oldest amusement park is one hell of way to spend a drizzly Saturday afternoon.
One-man picture
By CAMILLE DODERO  |  February 15, 2006