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[live review] Jonathan Richman @ Somerville Theatre

Editor's Note: Below is a quick-shot review of last week's Jonathan Richman show in Davis Square. He didn't play "Roadrunner," so that gives us an...
By Jonathan Donaldson  |  March 08, 2011

Dancing with himself

Arthur Russell's music does little to illuminate the mysteries and vagaries of his life. It simply tosses them aside, in pursuit of moods and rhythms few have successfully replicated, two decades later.
Arthur Russell's posthumous renaissance
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  April 24, 2009

Lift and drag

In an age of polarizing bands, Welsh septet Los Campesinos! are among the . . . polarizing-est.
Titus Andronicus and Los Campesinos!, Paradise Rock Club, February 13, 2009
By RYAN STEWART  |  February 18, 2009

Playlist: Octorber 19, 2007

Viva Viva, Drug Rug, DJ Kon, and more

By OLIVER MAK  |  November 11, 2008

Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell

There’s no explaining Arthur Russell. It’s best just to listen to his music. I hope Wolf’s documentary will encourage people to do precisely that.  
A somewhat revelatory documentary
By RICHARD BECK  |  October 21, 2008