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Things that go bump and grind in the night

Like the coyote and the fisher cat, the Boston go-go dancer is a nocturnal species that has returned in full force after a long period of declining numbers.

By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  October 26, 2012
September 10 | Celebrating Brazil Day at Underbar

September 10 | Celebrating Brazil Day at Underbar


Dear Brazil: thank you for the kind invitation to tonight's party at Underbar (275 Tremont Street, Boston, 617.292.0080). At first we thought the name of...
By Meghan Kavanaugh  |  September 05, 2011
April 16 | George Acosta at Underbar

April 16 | George Acosta at Underbar


Just a few weeks ago, the Winter Music Conference brought thousands of dance- and electronic-music fans (and industry insiders) to Miami for its massive annual...
By Scott Kearnan  |  April 04, 2011
October 22 | Victor Calderone at Underbar

October 22 | Victor Calderone at Underbar


Those of us hovering on either side of the 30-year mark have noticed something greatly disturbing: suddenly, prized pieces of pop culture that we consider...
By Scott Kearnan  |  October 18, 2010
Shakedown 09.23 - 09.29: Dance proud before Rock-tober swallows us whole

Shakedown 09.23 - 09.29: Dance proud before Rock-tober swallows us whole


------------ THURSDAY 09.23 THURSTY THURSDAYS @ Copperfield'sThrowed’s E-Marce teams up with man-about-town Texas Mike for this cleverly named Top 40/electro/party-jams night. The launch also features...
By Michael Marotta  |  September 23, 2010


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Boston Pride Week: Off the map

We may seem a little cranky, but us local gayfolk just love a parade, and we’re actually heartened by this annual influx of brothers and sisters from every state of New England and every letter of our ever-expanding acronym.  
The best in fringy Pride-Week ragers
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  June 04, 2010
Booty Advisory: Lost is over, but the night has just begun

Booty Advisory: Lost is over, but the night has just begun


Paul Oakenfold  THURSDAY 05.20 | SOUNDSCAPE 2010.1 @ Caprice + UnderbarIf your definition of dancing is looser than other people's - say, "creating a synergistic...
By webteam  |  May 20, 2010
Booty Advisory: Spring is busting out all over

Booty Advisory: Spring is busting out all over


Coralcola FRIDAY 04.16 | DENNIS FERRER @ Underbar | If you ditched the cold and hit this year's Winter Music Conference in Miami, there's a...
By webteam  |  April 15, 2010
Dennis Ferrer | April 16

Dennis Ferrer | April 16


One common criticism levied at electronic music is that it's soulless, crafted by cold, calculated machinery that churns beats with mathematical precision rather than human...
By Scott Kearnan  |  April 05, 2010
Booty Advisory: Daylight ravings!

Booty Advisory: Daylight ravings!


FRIDAY 03.19 | DJ ILGIN @ Underbar | At Underbar, see what they get busy to in Istanbul. Turkey's #1 lady of the decks, DJ...
By webteam  |  March 19, 2010


Review: Chus and Ceballos at Underbar; Mind Control at Rise


Dave Rose & Deka: Lose Control (Chus Y Ceballos Iberican Remix) (Our in-house House expert, DJ Ms. DD -- whose alter-ego, Michael Freedberg, has been...
By Carly Carioli  |  February 14, 2010
DJ Boris at Underbar | February 20

DJ Boris at Underbar | February 20


When it comes to international franchising, usually American companies are known for leading the pack: really, is there any place left in the world untouched...
By Scott Kearnan  |  February 08, 2010
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Wild nights

I don't need to break this news to you returning LGTBTQ-folk, but for those of you just joining us in Boston, a bitter little amuse bouche to start off this otherwise super-tasty survey of our current gay-nightlife situation: our gay bars kind of suc
For better or worse, gay life is ditching the bars
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  September 04, 2009
Get Seen: David D., Ian, Cara, and David M.

Get Seen: David D., Ian, Cara, and David M.


 ...at The Super Big Gay Dance Party for Fenway Health at Underbar DAVID DUONGInternational Health ConsultantWe had to stop him because he looked put together without even...
By Stuff Boston  |  August 27, 2009

DJ Joe Bermudez at Underbar


Boston loves to boogie, but we can’t keep coasting on Donna Summer as our lone contribution to global dance music. Luckily, homeboy DJ Joe Bermudez...
By Scott Kearnan  |  August 24, 2009


"Sweat" with Steve Aoki + Hot Pink Delorean + DJ Vadum Rankin

"Sweat" with Steve Aoki + Hot Pink Delorean + DJ Vadum Rankin


Maybe it’s in producer/Dim Mak label founder Steve Aoki’s blood to drop such sizzle into his deftly sliced-and-diced remixes and club sets. After all, the...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 29, 2009
“America’s Best DJ” night with Joe Bermudez

“America’s Best DJ” night with Joe Bermudez


 Democracy sure is grand — especially when it’s likely to send you on vacation. DJ Times’ “America’s Best DJ” competition is back, and once again,...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 22, 2009
Joe Bermudez: "Top 5 songs I have on repeat in the car and will annoy my friends with"

Joe Bermudez: "Top 5 songs I have on repeat in the car and will annoy my friends with"


  1. White Lies, "Death (Chase & Status Mix)" (YouTube) 2. Calvin Harris, "Ready For The Weekend" (YouTube)3. Simian Mobile Disco, "Audacity Of Huge" (YouTube)4....
By Shaula Clark  |  July 21, 2009

DJ Oscar G at Underbar


THURSDAY MAY 21 Ditch the glow sticks and the oversized “raver pants,” and make the switch from ...
By Julia Gall  |  May 18, 2009
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Slideshow: Shriimp Boston at Underbar

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By ERIC BAUMANN  |  April 24, 2009


JJ Flores

JJ Flores


 After releasing Amp’d back in September, Chicago basement-DJ-turned-high-profile-producer JJ F...
By Shaula Clark  |  February 25, 2009

TWEEKEND GETAWAY: CRYSTAL METHOD


Although it might be time for a group to hang it up when they start pumping out albums intended to...
By Shaula Clark  |  November 19, 2008