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Boston Accents playlist 01.22.12: George Vala, Grand Resort, Sand Reckoner, Parlour Bells, Muscle Milk!!, Yale MA, Animal Talk

Boston Accents playlist 01.22.12: George Vala, Grand Resort, Sand Reckoner, Parlour Bells, Muscle Milk!!, Yale MA, Animal Talk


On a Sunday where the New England Patriots advanced to the Super Bowl XLVI, we premiered new jams from Muscle Milk, Sand Reckoner, Garvy J.,...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 22, 2012
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Photos: Class of 2012 at WFNX

Boston's 12 best new bands stopped by WFNX to chat with music editor Michael Marotta on December 8, 2011.
Boston's 12 best new bands
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  January 13, 2012
Boston Accents playlist 01.08.12: Class of 2012 edition + Daily Pravda, MJEML, Cancer Killing Gemini, Young Adults, Doomstar!

Boston Accents playlist 01.08.12: Class of 2012 edition + Daily Pravda, MJEML, Cancer Killing Gemini, Young Adults, Doomstar!


It's the CLASS OF 2012 edition of Boston Accents, where we had some bands hang out in the WFNX studio, spun the entire compilation --...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 08, 2012

Class of 2012: Young London drop album trailer, @ Mid East 01.17.12; join the WFNX Sunday nite on-air party


Class of 2012 cover darlings YOUNG LONDON are about to blow up. After the electro-pop duo's first single "Let Me Go" provided the December soundtrack...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 06, 2012
Class of 2012: Caleb Groh performing live @ Ringer Park, Allston

Class of 2012: Caleb Groh performing live @ Ringer Park, Allston


A few month before CALEB GROH added some soul to today's Class of 2012 feature in the Phoenix, he met up with us in scenic...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 05, 2012

Class of 2012: Leisure performing "Green Light" @ the Doorway in Cambridge


Here's a sneak peak at Class of 2012 darlings LEISURE performing their single "Green Light" at the Doorway in Porter Square, Cambridge. The trio's second-floor...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 05, 2012


Class of 2012: Fresh new sounds of Boston

Class of 2012: Fresh new sounds of Boston


 Welcome to the sounds of CLASS OF 2012. Last night we unveiled the soundtrack to our annual Best New Boston Bands feature, a 12-track compilation...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 04, 2012
Boston Accents playlist 01.01.12: Moons, Girlfriends, Bad Rabbits, Nicholas Burgess, Autochrome, Winter Preview + Top 10 of 2011

Boston Accents playlist 01.01.12: Moons, Girlfriends, Bad Rabbits, Nicholas Burgess, Autochrome, Winter Preview + Top 10 of 2011


First show of 2012 was a doozy! We forecasted the upcoming year in Boston rock, from anticipated releases by Passion Pit, Bad Rabbits, Autochrome, Girlfriends,...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 01, 2012

[awesome video alert] Black Light Dinner Party "Gold Chain," starring Ron Jeremy


A few weeks ago I got you hip to "Gold Chain," the latest neon smash single from BLACK LIGHT DINNER PARTY. Shortly after the NYC/Boston...
By Michael Marotta  |  December 05, 2011