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Alternative universe

In the 1930s and '40s, Boston painters developed a moody, mythic realism. They mixed social satire with depictions of street scenes, Biblical scenes, and mystical symbolic narratives, all of it darkened by the shadow of the Great Depression and World W
Boston Expressionism in context
By GREG COOK  |  December 18, 2009

All-ages for all

Berklee College of Music continues with its DIY curriculum, one that could pay dividends to the music community at large.

Opening Café 939

By JON GARELICK  |  April 02, 2008

Tap into Berklee

“This,” said Christopher Guest from the Berklee Performance Center stage, “is really difficult to believe. Until an hour ago, I thought it was a practical joke.”
Christopher Guest at Berklee Performance Center, November 30, 2007
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  December 04, 2007

Boston music news, November 23, 2007

Sting has an honorary doctorate from Berklee College of Music. David Bowie has one.
Notes on Berklee's Spinal Tap event with Christopher Guest
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  November 19, 2007