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Review: Halloween Party at SPACE Gallery, October 30

It's humiliating to admit this, but if you were at SPACE last Saturday you probably agree: a fucking cover band just restored my faith in rock and roll.
Music seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  November 05, 2010
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Holy rollers

This record grabs you by the throat from measure one.
Ten pounds of rock in a six-song Boo Box
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 12, 2010
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Supersonic youth

It’s been a rough couple of months for Randolph Chabot, a/k/a Deastro.
Nothing’s gonna stop Deastro now
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  November 06, 2009

Crossword: ''King John''

Goodbye, Mr. Hughes
Goodbye, Mr. Hughes
By MATT JONES  |  August 28, 2009
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The Horrors | Primary Colours

The new Horrors long-player is a throwback of some kind, but to what?
XL (2009)
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  May 08, 2009
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The Dresden Dolls

No, Virginia ranks with Elvis Costello’s Taking Liberties as a B-sides/leftovers album that turns out to be more fun and more revealing than a thought-out official release.
No, Virginia | Roadrunner
By BRETT MILANO  |  May 27, 2008


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Boston music news: May 9, 2008

The album recorded in 2005 by Unbusted— the Martha’s Vineyard core of the Billionaires — has indeed seen the light of day.
Notes on Unbusted and the Dresden Dolls
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  May 06, 2008
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Back to the '80s

If one thing’s changed about the Psychedelic Furs since their heyday in the ’80s, it’s frontman Richard Butler’s stage presence.
Psychedelic Furs, the Fixx, and the Alarm, Avalon, July 10, 2007
By BRETT MILANO  |  July 16, 2007
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Renewing their vows

Life obviously isn’t fair.
Spouse return after three years with Relocation Tactics
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 04, 2007

Timothy Leary's dead

This article originally appeared in the March 17, 1981 issue of the Boston Phoenix .
The psychedelic revival
By MARK MOSES  |  October 25, 2006
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Rock therapy

'Some people have songs about ex-girlfriends. We don’t have songs like that.’ Aberdeen City, "God is Going to Get Sick of Me" (mp3)
Aberdeen City prepare for a national breakthrough
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  September 12, 2006


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The Boston hit list

It’s hard to believe Black Helicopter were playing out for a good five years before they hit most people’s radar. Taking Flight: Black Helicopter reach a higher plane of rock. By Matt Ashare
Ten local bands you need to see
By MATT ASHARE  |  August 30, 2006

Free to be



By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 01, 1900