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Another beautiful Goodnight Process EP

The GOODNIGHT PROCESS have their new EP, Another Beautiful Girl , in the can, but there’s just one problem ...
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 30, 2010

Interview: James Carroll

The Phoenix 's Adam Reilly recently spoke with Globe columnist James Carroll about his new book, Practicing Catholic (Houghton Mifflin), and his critical but durable relationship with the Roman Catholic Church.
The full transcript of the Phoenix's conversation with the author
By ADAM REILLY  |  April 01, 2009
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Interview: Eugene Mirman

Much like the stand-up that has made him an alt-comedy mainstay, Eugene Mirman's first book, The Will to Whatevs (Harper Perennial), is a freewheeling mix of bemused ironies and trenchantly silly non-sequiturs.
Slow learner
By ROB TURBOVSKY  |  February 17, 2009
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Luminous sadness

“Part of my goal is to just fucking force Americans to listen to Russian rock.”
Alina Simone sings Yanka Dyagileva
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  August 05, 2008
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Okay, I’m Biased

Is our local music scene actually better because so little national and international talent comes here?
Looking forward to a summer of Jerks, Phantoms, and Tules
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  June 18, 2008
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Numb Skull

You can’t say they don’t warn you.
Indiana Jones’s mild Kingdom
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 20, 2008


I wanna be Gorby's girl

This article originally appeared in the January 22, 1988 issue of the Boston Phoenix.

A love letter to Gorbachev


By MIMI COUCHER  |  January 24, 2008
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The dictator slayer

According to some people — including at least one sitting head of state — East Boston’s Gene Sharp is a dangerous dude.
East Boston's Gene Sharp is soft-spoken, but he makes bad guys from Caracas to Beijing cringe
By ADAM REILLY  |  December 05, 2007
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Let there be Dark

The last time DJ/producer/label head Moshe appeared in this column, it was posited he had “raised dark and gloomy to a hip-hop art form,” which I meant as a compliment.
KGB and Moshe unleash a Project five years in the making
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  November 14, 2007
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King to C5

Greengard, no less eager to make a good local impression, had called Kasparov “the Bill Belichick of chess.”
Kasparov comes to Harvard  
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  October 17, 2007
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Getting spooked

The politics of celebrated spy-novel writer (and one-time deep-cover CIA operative) Charles McCarry aren’t simplistic.
Charles McCarry looks back at the Nazis — and ahead to Bush?
By CLIF GARBODEN  |  May 08, 2007