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Skip the dining hall

Already sick of the sloppy joes and cardboard pizza in your school's cafeteria? Try these budget-friendly, near-campus restaurants for something a little more exciting.
No need to suffer another meal of anemic salad bars or gray lunch meats — these 6 campus-convenient cheap-eats spots will treat you right
By MILES WEAVER  |  January 27, 2012

How to drink like a cartoonist

Fuck Yelp! If you really want to know where the cool bars are, you have to go with someone you can trust.
Pub scrawl
By KARL STEVENS  |  September 30, 2011

Checking out chicks at Charlie's

Hitting on strangers seems to have lost its appeal.
By KARL STEVENS  |  April 08, 2011

The re-formed Humanoids remain hell bent for leather

In the vortex of impossibility that is Coolidge Corner, it's not surprising that few residents realize there is a local rock demigod working at the neighborhood post office. "Strangely, there have been times when people knew who the Humanoids were, and i
Re-creating that metal edge
By NICK BLAKEY  |  February 11, 2011

[free download] Night Fruit's 'Triangles' EP

Hey so on Friday we tweeted (@BostonMusicBlog) that local trio Night Fruit were giving away a free demo download of their upcoming Triangles EP. Well,...
By Michael Marotta  |  August 30, 2010

Photos: One Night in Boston 2010

STUFF Magazine presents photos taken in Boston's streets over nine hours on the night of August 22, 2010; here are a few of our favorites
Fifteen photographers. Nine hours.
By STUFF BOSTON  |  August 13, 2010

MP3 of the Week: Magic People, "The Pigeon and the Eggs"

MP3 of the Week: Magic People, "The Pigeon and the Eggs"

 Out there on the ’nets, there’s been a pretty steady buzz concerning You Are the Magic People — the latest full-length offering from said MAGIC...
By webteam  |  February 18, 2010

High dives

Dive bars. Where the drinks are cold and stiff. Where the air wafts with the unmistakable but not-altogether-unpleasant tang of suds long since spilled. Where the neon shines bright and true and the jukebox plays good and loud.
It's harder than ever to find a bar with soul in town these days. But it's not impossible.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  September 04, 2009
Only One Thing To Do: Night Trees' Farewell Show at Charlie's

Only One Thing To Do: Night Trees' Farewell Show at Charlie's

pictured: Doomstar Hey, stop reading this and eat something. You’re going to need a layer of s...
By Michael Brodeur  |  May 11, 2009
Major Stars + Black Clouds + Donna Parker

Major Stars + Black Clouds + Donna Parker

  It takes a Twisted Village to raise a rock outfit as willfully wild as Major Stars — and as ...
By Shaula Clark  |  March 03, 2009