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MP3 of the Week: Personal Finance "Fact Addict," live 01.23.12 @ ZuZu

MP3 of the Week: Personal Finance "Fact Addict," live 01.23.12 @ ZuZu


There’s a lost passage in Bret Easton Ellis’s American Psycho where Patrick Bateman, dining at a highly coveted table at Dorsia, reflects on his wasted...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 19, 2012
MP3 of the Week: Streight Angular "Supermarche"

MP3 of the Week: Streight Angular "Supermarche"


Every glorious, gluttonous Halloween, the streets of the city become one big network of sticky-sweet candy aisles. So when Albert Polk of STREIGHT ANGULAR howls...
By Michael Marotta  |  October 27, 2011

MP3 of the Week: Slowdim "Wishing Well (Reverb Mix)"


  There’s a certain carefree alt-rock swing to SLOWDIM’S “Wishing Well (Reverb Mix)” that suggests it could have been a lost sonic relic off the...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 11, 2011

MP3 of the Week: Whiskey Barons, “Tumbao”


Have you ever danced with El Diablo on the corner of an eight ball? Driven through a bean field wearing nothing but a boombox made...
By Chris Faraone  |  April 14, 2011
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
Shakedown: The last dance stretch of Boston’s sweaty summer 2010

Shakedown: The last dance stretch of Boston’s sweaty summer 2010


THURSDAY 08.26: MAKE IT NEW WITH DJ BLOODY MARY @ Middlesex Lounge Berlin-based techno diva Bloody Mary claims that her album Black Pearlwas inspired by...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 26, 2010


"Holy Calamity" at ZuZu

"Holy Calamity" at ZuZu


Local party animals Big Digits are throwing down the second installment of "Holy Calamity," their new monthly dance night in Central Square. The always-up-for-a-good-time crew...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 04, 2010
Shakedown: A dance party in every air-conditioned room

Shakedown: A dance party in every air-conditioned room


THURSDAY 07.15 | MAKE IT NEW @ Middlesex Lounge | Make It New has been off the chain lately, with international guest DJs Michael Mayer,...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 15, 2010
Barchetypes: A taxonomy of Boston’s bartenders

Barchetypes: A taxonomy of Boston’s bartenders


JEREMIAH BERNSTEIN OF MIDDLESEX LOUNGE | Photo: MIKE DISKIN Bartenders, like the bars they work in, come in all shapes and sizes. But eventually you...
By Luke ONeil  |  July 12, 2010
Shakedown: It's IndepenDance Day weekend

Shakedown: It's IndepenDance Day weekend


 FRIDAY 07.02 | MANUEL DE LA MARE @ Rise | Last time an Italian DJ came to town, Pauly D left behind a sticky mix...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 01, 2010
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Where the girls are

While Boston does have a few conventional — some might say uninteresting — gay bars, it doesn’t have a designated hotspot for queer women.
Prime places to track down all the single ladies
By ASHLEY RIGAZIO  |  June 04, 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: A big gay special edition

Booty Advisory: A big gay special edition


DJ Joe Gauthreaux TUESDAY 06.08 | NU LIFE SHOWCASE @ ZuZuIf you haven’t hit up one of ZuZu’s Queer Tuesday parties, consider this very special...
By webteam  |  June 03, 2010
Booty Advisory: Graduate your ass off

Booty Advisory: Graduate your ass off


Lazy Rich FRIDAY 05.14 | PACHANGA @ OM LoungePachanga is really just another way of saying "big crazy party" (among other less savory things, according...
By webteam  |  May 14, 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
Booty Advisory: Get April foolish

Booty Advisory: Get April foolish


THURSDAY 04.01 | JOHN B @ Elements | The Phoenix Landing's long-running sanctuary showcase of today's finest drum 'n' bass welcomes architecturally coiffed UK superstar John B....
By webteam  |  April 01, 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
Life Partners at ZuZu

Life Partners at ZuZu


The local, feedback-loving foursome Life Partners write clever, potentially offensive songs. Consider "Men Are Talking" - it's a chuckle-worthy parody of machismo, with a gruff,...
By webteam  |  March 03, 2010

Booty advisory: What to see at Together this weekend


FRIDAY 02.12 | SINDEN WITH SHUTTLE | Middle East downstairs | One of Together’s hottest showcases brings together London hipbone threat Sinden (Mad Decent, Atlantic...
By webteam  |  February 12, 2010

A list of Boston benefits for Haiti's earthquake victims


Friday, January 22  What: Hope for Haiti Now When: Friday, January 22, 8 pm EST Where: ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, CNN, BET, The CW, HBO,...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  January 22, 2010
Boy Without God + Carter Tanton

Boy Without God + Carter Tanton


Boy Without God's Gabriel Birnbaum is this city's Elliott Smith. His numerous, quietly beautiful EPs have been making the winters more palatable for as long...
By Ian Sands  |  December 30, 2009


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Sweet sorrow

Everybody loves a tidy ending. Episodes of Seinfeld , fireworks finales, a sturdy hem at the base of a pant leg — these things give us faith that the designer knew what he was doing.
A farewell to Pants Yell!
By MATT PARISH  |  November 13, 2009
Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights


The STUFF crew sounded like a gang of valley girls in this year's first editorial meeting about the nightlife issue. "There's absolutely nowhere to dance...
By Chris Faraone  |  October 19, 2009
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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
“Soul-le-lu-jah” with Eli “Paperboy” Reed

“Soul-le-lu-jah” with Eli “Paperboy” Reed


If you missed Eli “Paperboy” Reed’s gig with the True Loves at the Middle East last week, you can still boogie to his soul’d-out set...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 15, 2009
Speck Mountain at ZuZu

Speck Mountain at ZuZu


  Spock Mountain may be one of the most terrifying amusement parks ever built, full of craggy eyebrows, intractable logic, and savage mating rituals. Speck...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 08, 2009


“Rock ’n Roll Parents” opening at ZuZu

“Rock ’n Roll Parents” opening at ZuZu


  Maybe it’s hard to believe, but the same throat-tattoo’d rockers who thrash across our club stages every night are also capable of emitting adorable...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 01, 2009

Out: 'Night of the Living Deadhead' at ZuZu


VIDEO: Joel Roston does the Church's "Under The Milky Way" live at ZuZu A few months ago, there was...
By webteam  |  April 21, 2009
Playlist: The Beat Train

Playlist: The Beat Train


  The Beat Train: “Top Five Absolutely Insane Buttshakin’ Dance-Floor Killers by Cool Cats Y...
By webteam  |  September 04, 2007

Mp3 exclusive: Don Lennon


When I met Don Lennon three years ago, he sat across a table from me for nearly an hour and hard...
By Carly Carioli  |  April 27, 2006