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October 1 | They Might Be Giants at the Berklee Performance Center

October 1 | They Might Be Giants at the Berklee Performance Center

For a band that’s been around for almost 30 years, They Might Be Giants have a helluva lot of youthful energy. In fact, the Brooklyn-based...
By Meghan Kavanaugh  |  September 19, 2011
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They Might Be Giants | Join Us

I don't formally speak for all TMBG fans, but I think I speak for most TMBG fans when I say that every post-John Henry studio release has been greeted with crossed fingers and a mantra: "Pre-John Henry caliber."
Idlewild/Rounder (2011)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  August 05, 2011
They Might Be Giants at Lupo's

They Might Be Giants at Lupo's

Photo: SUSAN ANDERSON It's reassuring that They Might Be Giants' recent children's stuff contains the same kind of whimsy that has driven the duo's work...
By webteam  |  September 21, 2010

Calling Clark Kent

It's definitely been too long since we've heard from Will Gattis, the piano-player and singer-songwriter who showed himself to be a young voice to be reckoned with on 2005's Dullard .
Re-introducing the mild-mannered Will Gattis
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 27, 2010

Crossword: ''Vocabulous''

A little of this, that and the other
A little of this, that and the other
By MATT JONES  |  May 28, 2010
WXRV celebrates Earth Day with They Might Be Giants + Citizen Cope

WXRV celebrates Earth Day with They Might Be Giants + Citizen Cope

Today, fellow Earthlings, is Earth Day, a day we really oughta be celebrating by plucking trash from the side of a street somewhere, or maybe...
By webteam  |  April 21, 2010


Geek icon

A hurricane of pure video-game bliss is set to pummel Boston this weekend, as thousands of gamers converge on the Hynes Convention Center for the Penny Arcade Expo.
Jonathan Coulton talks PAX
By SHAULA CLARK  |  March 19, 2010

From kidneys to kittens

The Killdevils have been kicking around the area to much acclaim over the past six years.
Killdevils frontman Jacob Haller’s Mistaken Identity
By CHRIS CONTI  |  November 20, 2009

Crossword: ''Mixed reviews''

From your anagraming film critic
From your anagraming film critic
By MATT JONES  |  October 23, 2009

Fast-breaking music

WFNX has always been a maverick radio station.
You heard it here first
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  December 01, 2008

Is he being served?

In the first animated adaptation of Tony Millionaire's sumptuously debauched comic strip Maakies , the soused Drinky Crow was voiced by erstwhile Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter.
Tony Millionaire's still best on the page
By MIKE MILIARD  |  November 18, 2008

Three in one (more)

Last week, we previewed the releases of three discs. This week, we offer three discs that came out this summer, but didn’t hit my desk till recently.
New from Marie Moreshead, Adam Kurtz, and Hotel Arrival
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  August 13, 2008

Save the dates, and get your tickets

Here’s a guide to some you might want to buy early for, a few of which have already been rescheduled due to recent snowstorms.
Music seen: 2008 in preview
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  December 26, 2007

Rock and roles

A good number of the jokes in Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story are available for your amusement right now, well ahead of the film’s December 21 theatrical-release date.
Dewey Cox and Rufus Wainwright
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  December 04, 2007

Bishop Allen

It’s like a ride within a ride.
The Broken String | Dead Oceans
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  August 14, 2007

The last Potter

The end is never easy, is it?
What does the end mean for Harry’s strange Boston disciples?
By SHARON STEEL  |  July 24, 2007


What the folk?

Raise your hand if you know where Anatolia is.
Okbari explore Armenia and Anatolia
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 16, 2007

Choosing our religion

It’s all about the coffee.
How one little post-war doughnut shop became synonymous with Boston’s identity
By MIKE MILIARD  |  March 02, 2007

Year of the Pig

In Chinese astrology, 2007 is the Year of the Pig. To celebrate the swine, we’re counting down the top 20 oinkers of all time.
The top 20 porkers in pop culture history
By RYAN STEWART  |  February 15, 2007

The Lomax

Fans of fine food, deep drinks, and roots music were out in full swing at Chicky’s Fine Diner this past Friday.
At Chicky’s Fine Diner, October 13
By TODD RICHARD  |  October 18, 2006

Blood, felt, and rock and roll

What do you get when you cram two wizards, a dozen sock puppets, and several not-so-grown-up adults into a van for two weeks? Would you believe 12 videos, a dozen songs, and the year’s most unforgettable tour diary?
On the road with Harry and the Potters and Uncle Monsterface