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The McMillans’ video installatons are open to interpretation

Megan and Murray McMillan's videos unfold with dream logic.
Some assembly required
By GREG COOK  |  May 11, 2012

Countering troubling online queries

If you haven't seen the videos haunting Facebook, Twitter, and the news, then search for "Am I Ugly?" on YouTube.
Viral videos
By KIRAH LYNN BROUILLETTE  |  March 30, 2012
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Review: Project X

When you start making negative comparisons to films like Porky's , you know a film has problems.
Done before and better
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 02, 2012
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The Overdub Tampering Committee

Armed with an idea, a hastily written manifesto, a press release, and some software to disguise my computer's IP address, I was able to raise the question, "How do you know that what you're illegally downloading is the actual music it claims to be?" This
How a group of Boston musicians exacted their weird price from the world of online music sharing — without actually doing a thing
By RYAN WALSH  |  February 17, 2012
review: The Innkeepers

Review: The Innkeepers(1)

Ti West's spook show is atmospheric (thanks to the terrific hotel setting) and frequently funny; but the plot line is choppy, the dialogue often unnecessary, and the scares too sparse.
Ti West's spook show
By PEG ALOI  |  February 03, 2012
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Review: The Devil Inside

William Brent Bell's film opens with a disclaimer that "the Vatican does not endorse this movie." No kidding — the Catholic Church isn't exactly known for its sense of humor.
William Brent Bell's limp mockumentary
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  January 13, 2012


Watch and download: Elliott Smith, live at Green Street Grill in Cambridge in 1998 (full show)

Watch and download: Elliott Smith, live at Green Street Grill in Cambridge in 1998 (full show)


Merry christmas from Mary Lou Lord: she just uploaded the full 45-minute video file -- complete with classic Billy Ruane intro -- of a legendary...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 23, 2011
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Justice | Audio, Video, Disco

It takes only a second into "Horsepower," the gurgling, raging first track on Justice's second full-length, to realize these nutso French geniuses are operating on another electronic plane: a kingdom ruled by distorted synth-bass and overblown rhythms,
Elektra/WEA (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  October 28, 2011
The whole world is watching: Boston filmmaker releases incendiary #OccupyBoston doc of BPD crackdown

The whole world is watching: Boston filmmaker releases incendiary #OccupyBoston doc of BPD crackdown


 Boston Phoenix readers already know MIKE GILL: he shot a fantastic labor-of-love documentary about beloved indie heroes PIEBALD, his music videos have been voted as...
By Carly Carioli  |  October 13, 2011
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The Big Hurt: Alex James's cheese, the Chili Peppers' video, Noel and Liam's suit, Nicole Scherzinger's Killer Love, Sammy Hagar's Chickenfoot III

James is on the vanguard of a truly extraordinary future: now that cheese has been infused with the flavor of ketchup, it's only a matter of time before entire cheeseburgers — with beef, onions, lettuce, tomato, bacon, and all — are compressed into pre-s
Music news in brief
By DAVID THORPE  |  September 02, 2011
Grass Widow in the zoo

How Grass Widow came to play a concert for a small group of great apes

Gigi was in her late 30s the first time she saw a rock band play. The concert took place outside her enclosure, at 8:30 in the morning, so it wouldn't interfere with Franklin Park Zoo's usual visiting hours.
Gorilla Theater
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  August 05, 2011


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Painting – and video – of the American landscape

"Painting the American Vision" — 45 rapturous paintings from the New York Historical Society — surveys the Hudson River School painters, dubbed for the upstate New York river where they spent their summers prospecting for sights to transform into ravish
Manifest destiny
By GREG COOK  |  August 05, 2011
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Slideshow: ''Painting the American Vision'' at the Peabody Essex; ''Shifting Terrain: Landscape Video'' at the Currier Museum of Art

This slideshow of images from "Painting the American Vision" at the  Peabody Essex Museum  and "Shifting Terrain: Landscape Video" at the  Currier Museum of Art  accompanies Greg Cook's review of both exhibits, "Painting — and video — of the American lan
"Painting the American Vision": Though Nov 6, 2011 | "Shifting Terrain": Through Sep 18, 2011
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  August 05, 2011

DOM release new track, "Damn"; continue living in America


We don't have to remind you how much we love to party with DOM. We invited them to play our SXSW party, they jumped on...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 01, 2011
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Review: SPACE's looping video installation

As SPACE Gallery takes the summer to prepare its Annex — the adjunct gallery in the nearby former frame shop fit for smaller local exhibits and performances — its main room plays host to some very big ideas.
Being, perceived
By NICHOLAS SCHROEDER  |  June 24, 2011
The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #54 - Blur "Song 2"

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #54 - Blur "Song 2"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #54 - Blur "Song 2" It took a bit...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 17, 2011


The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School"

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #55 - Ramones "Rock & Roll High School" Ask...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 17, 2011
The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #56 - Gorillaz "Feel Good, Inc."

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #56 - Gorillaz "Feel Good, Inc."


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #56 - Gorillaz "Feel Good, Inc." Dear you, Thank...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 15, 2011
The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #57 - Sex Pistols "Anarchy In The U.K."

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #57 - Sex Pistols "Anarchy In The U.K."


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #57 - Sex Pistols "Anarchy In The U.K." So...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 14, 2011
The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #58 - The Clash "Clampdown"

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #58 - The Clash "Clampdown"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #58 - The Clash "Clampdown" Another Clash song? Fine...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 13, 2011


The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #59 - Nirvana "Come As You Are"

The Absolut Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #59 - Nirvana "Come As You Are"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #59 - Nirvana "Come As You Are" It took...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 10, 2011
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Dawn Kramer's 'Body of Water'

Dawn Kramer's dance-and-video concert, "Body of Water," last weekend at Mass College of Art, ended with haiku projected on the walls of the performance space. It was almost too much.  
Haiku in motion
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  June 10, 2011


The Absolute Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #60 - R.E.M. "Radio Free Europe"

The Absolute Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #60 - R.E.M. "Radio Free Europe"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #60 - R.E.M. "Radio Free Europe" It's R.E.M.'s very...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 09, 2011
Bruins/Canucks Game 4 Highlights [VIDEO]

Bruins/Canucks Game 4 Highlights [VIDEO]


Thomas, Marchand, Seidenberg...the hits just keep on coming:
By FNXAdmin  |  June 09, 2011
The Absolute Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #61 - The Cure "Close To Me"

The Absolute Top 101 Songs of WFNX History #61 - The Cure "Close To Me"


You can vote for your favorite songs & check out the countdown so far right here! #61 - The Cure "Close To Me" Yeah, I...
By FNXAdmin  |  June 08, 2011
Bruins/Canucks Game 3 Highlights [VIDEO]

Bruins/Canucks Game 3 Highlights [VIDEO]


Rome's brutal hit on Horton, Thomas toppling over Sedin, Lucic taunting Burrows...it's all here:  
By FNXAdmin  |  June 07, 2011