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Rock n Roll Rumble 2012
Photos: Rock 'n' Roll Rumble Semi-Finals Night #1
Thick Shakes + Bow Thayer & Perfect Trainwreck + Cask Mouse + Motherboar played T.T. the Bear's Place Rock 'n' Roll Rumble Semi-Finals Night #1, Thursday, April 12, 2012.
T.T. the Bear's Place | April 12, 2012
| April 20, 2012
Out: Sizing up the Rumble survivors, the wild cards, and the breakouts
Twenty-three bands entered T. T.'s own private Thunderdome last week, and only eight bands remain after six Rock 'n' Roll Rumble nights of preliminary-round musical throwdowns.
Eight isn’t enough
| April 13, 2012
Out: There are no favorites in this year’s Rock and Roll Rumble
It's spring in Boston, which means it's time to Rumble.
Get ready to rock
| March 30, 2012
MP3 of the Week: Thick Shakes "Go Back To New York"
Weymouth-based indie label Aurora 7 Records follows up last year’s Girlfriends “Gov’t Seizure” seven-inch with three new tracks on wax from THICK SHAKES. Although hard...
| February 03, 2011
Photos: Best Music Week at Downtown Crossing, Night One
"Psych Night" with Needy Visions, Hands and Knees, and Thick Shakes at Downtown Crossing
"Psych Night" with Needy Visions, Hands and Knees, and Thick Shakes at Downtown Crossing | June 9, 2010
SCOTT M. LACEY
| June 11, 2010
BEST MUSIC WEEK: Needy Visions, Hands and Knees, Thick Shakes free show 5 pm Downtown Crossing
It's been a rough year for local-music dinosaurs. The ever-irrelevant Boston Music Awards locked out the public and fulfilled their mission of becoming an event...
| June 08, 2010
Connecting the dots
Nearly a year has gone by in the city of eternal youth turnover and ageless scenesters — and has anything really changed?
In the local scene, anything goes
| June 05, 2010
MP3 of the Week: Thick Shakes, "Baby You're a Starfish"
Part motivational speech and part theme to your next car chase, this standout jam off the debut EP from the JP garbáge-rock trio THICK SHAKES...
| February 12, 2010
Sure, some bands take the easy route and have album releases through the summer, enticing you to shows with back-patio barbecues and all-night rooftop after-parties. In January? Not so much.
Local rockers drop it like it's cold
| January 01, 2010
Here they come a-wassailing
There's not a whole lot of Yuletide-themed activity on Boston's musical fringes this year, and that makes the holiday rock show at the Milky Way this Sunday all the more welcome.
Rock bands, throat singer, and a partridge in a pear tree
| December 16, 2008
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