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52 ways to leave 2009

Your usual lackadaisical approach to New Year's Eve — just see what happens and go with the flow — is not going to cut it this year. Sure, the end of this decade may not have the same kind of new-millennium pressure riding on it as the last one, b
Get your New Year's Eve down to an Auld Lang science.
By SHAULA CLARK  |  January 01, 2010
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Photos: Major Lazer, A-Trak, Matt and Kim at House of Blues

Bacardi B-Live Tour | June 18, 2009 at House of Blues Boston
Bacardi B-Live Tour | June 18, 2009 at House of Blues Boston
By ERIC BAUMANN  |  June 19, 2009

UPDATE: Free tickets to Major Lazer, A-Trak, Matt & Kim at the House of Blues on Thursday


We're giving away A BUNCH of tickets to see the BACARDI B-LIVE tour, featuring the Boston debut of t...
By Carly Carioli  |  June 16, 2009
Major Lazer + A-Trak + Matt & Kim + Steve Porter + Thunderheist

Major Lazer + A-Trak + Matt & Kim + Steve Porter + Thunderheist


Major Lazer reserves the “full blast” setting on his arm-mounted plasma cannon for two purposes: 1) liquidating mummies and shark-toothed vampires, and 2) zapping audiences...
By Shaula Clark  |  June 10, 2009
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This old house

You wouldn't know it, but throbbing away in the upper two floors of that tiny wedge of a building splitting Stuart Street and Columbus Avenue is Rise: Boston's only after-hours nightclub.
Rise celebrates 10 years on the edge
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  January 12, 2009
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Busting out of Basstown

“I’m getting really tired of this food court here,” says Matt Johnson (a/k/a Emjae) over the phone from the Cambridgeside Galleria. Emjae, "April 07 Promo Mix" (mp3)
Matt Johnson’s three-headed beast
By DAVID DAY  |  June 19, 2007


Static circuitry

One of Circuits’ favorite local acts, BOY IN STATIC (a/k/a ALEX CHEN ), is preparing to release Violet , the follow-up to his remarkable debut, Newborn , on May 29. Boy In Static, "Where It Ends" (mp3)
Boy in Static sets a date, Rise prize, and Slaine
By DAVID DAY  |  March 08, 2007
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Drum ’n’ bass masters

For a club night to last takes dedication and devotion from a scene and a promoter. “Oblivian” Drum N Bass Mix (mp3 via the Elements online forum)
Celebrating eight years of Elements, plus Osunlade and Porterhouse 2
By DAVID DAY  |  February 12, 2007
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Wilkie works it

When people think of house DJs, they generally conjure an all-out party character set on dropping tracks and staying up until sun-up. Eli Wilkie leads a double life.
Boston’s homespun house guru mixes business with pleasure
By DAVID DAY  |  June 14, 2006
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Wild weekend

Scheduled for this Friday, May 19, on Lansdowne Street, the OUTLAND party hooks up multiple DJs, tents, and restaurants to jam the block.
Lansdowne’s Outland, plus Phatmike, Kon, Joe Mama, and more
By DAVID DAY  |  May 16, 2006