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Your Guide to Townie Bars

Make sure you're wearin' normal clothes.
Big Fat Whale: Student Survival Guide Edition
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  January 27, 2012
St Peter's Greasy Pole

Greased up in Gloucester

When people picture the greasy pole, they often envision men scaling a vertical pole, as in Boston's Festival Betances.
Big Slick
By GREG COOK  |  June 24, 2011
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Stocking stuffers

So, this does, indeed, come a week after the whole "gifts" issue, but this is traditionally the week for local music suggestions.
A grab-bag of local music for every taste
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 17, 2010

Songwriters unite

Following up on his run as president of the MAINE SONGWRITERS ALLIANCE , BOB MCKILLOP has now founded a Portland chapter of the NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL .
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  October 08, 2010
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Hooray for students

Do me a favor: drive through Malden on a hot summer day and look around.
Or, go out and bang a college kid tonight
By SLEEZY TREES  |  September 03, 2010

Spouse at Empire with Doug Cowan + Townies + Dave Martin


At Empire Dine and Dance, Jose Ayerve and Spouse tout their fifth full-length, Confidence (recently, favorably reviewed by us), at 9 pm with opening acts...
By webteam  |  May 26, 2010