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What's F'n Next? Father John Misty

Josh Tillman — a/k/a Tillman, a/k/a Father John Misty — is one hell of a dancer.

By HILARY HUGHES  |  October 26, 2012
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What's F'n Next? Divine Fits

When asked to name the best note for a one-note song, of course Britt Daniel is already sitting at a piano.
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By DAN WEISS  |  October 12, 2012
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Review: Shut Up and Play the Hits

For those in their 20s who worship dance and Internet culture with equal voracity, LCD Soundsystem was a "generation defining" band, and this documentary detailing the their 2011 farewell concert is their Stop Making Sense.
Documenting LCD Soundsystem's farewell show
By MICHAEL C. WALSH  |  September 14, 2012
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Photos: Slash at the House of Blues

Slash performs live at the House of Blues on August 2, 2012.
August 2, 2012
By TIM BUGBEE  |  August 10, 2012
Short Takes: Neil Young Journeys

Review: Neil Young Journeys

Young is old now, and in Demme's film, looking like a stubbly coot in a battered Panama hat, he's having the time of his life.
Young having the time of his life
By PETER KEOUGH  |  July 13, 2012
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Photos: Passion Pit at the Bank of America Pavilion

Passion Pit played the Bank of America Pavilion on June 22, 2012.
June 22, 2012
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  June 29, 2012


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Photos: Dengue Fever and Omar Souleyman at the Paradise Rock Club

Dengue Fever and Omar Souleyman played the Paradise Rock Club on June 3, 2012.
 Dengue Fever and Omar Souleyman | Paradise Rock Club | June 3, 2012
By COLLEEN MAGYAR  |  June 08, 2012
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Not much 'magic' on Starz's new drama

Premium networks play by different rules from the rest of television, but Starz has taken things to a new extreme: they've twice renewed shows before episode one even aired.
City of blahs
By RYAN STEWART  |  April 06, 2012
Live: MSI and Morning Wood

Photos: Mindless Self Indulgence and Morning Wood at The Worcester Palladium

Mindless Self Indulgence and Morning Wood played The Worcester Palladium on March 3, 2012.
 Mindless Self Indulgence and Morning Wood | The Worcester Palladium | March 3, 2012
By ANDY WARE  |  March 09, 2012
Album review: Be the Void

Dr. Dog | Be the Void

With Be the Void , their sonically raw sixth album, these Philly psych-pop oddballs have pulled a fussy, self-conscious about-face, indulging in their weirdest ideas in years.
Anti- (2012)
By RYAN REED  |  February 03, 2012
Grimes -- Visions

Grimes | Visions

The debut record from Grimes, an alias of the Montreal-based Boucher, kicks off the peculiarity parade by presenting song titles steeped in cutesy affectation.
Arbutus (2012)
By REYAN ALI  |  February 03, 2012


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Photos: Susan Tedeschi + The Remains + Derek Trucks at the Paradise Rock Club

Susan Tedeschi, The Remains and Derek Trucks perform live for the Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit Concert at the Paradise Rock Club at January 14, 2012.
Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit Concert | January 14, 2012
By TIM BUGBEE  |  January 20, 2012
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Paul Lieberman's Brazilian accent

How did a middle-class Jewish kid from New Jersey become a first-call session musician in Rio de Janeiro?
Bilingual
By JON GARELICK  |  August 19, 2011
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Review: Glee: The 3D Concert Movie

The little TV series with the can-do pipes rolls out a concert tour that's essentially a love-in with its fan base.
First-rate fluff
By TOM MEEK  |  August 19, 2011
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Urban Fest gets ugly

It didn't take long for the largely suburban horde to erupt into a frenzy at the free outdoor concert, which was dubbed, somewhat ironically, the Boston Urban Music Fest (BUMF).
Gimme Shelter Dept.
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  August 12, 2011
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A bank robber downsizes

There's nothing like an art heist to make journalists spout hyperbole. What else could explain the wild things they've said about Myles J. Connor, the Boston career criminal who by his own account has tiptoed by night through literally dozens of museu
The long fall from ripping off Rembrandts to shoplifting sunglasses
By JOHN LARRABEE  |  April 29, 2011


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A bankrobber downsizes

There's nothing like an art heist to make a journalist spout hyperbole.
Annals of Crime
By JOHN LARRABEE  |  April 15, 2011
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Photos: Pete Yorn at the House of Blues

Pete Yorn | House of Blues Boston | March 8, 2011
Pete Yorn | House of Blues Boston | March 8, 2011
By STEPHANIE ROSE  |  March 11, 2011
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Review: The Concert

Has Radu Mihaileanu made the film for you!
Enjoy laughing uproariously at cartoonish Russian stereotypes?
By BRETT MICHEL  |  August 06, 2010

Wolf Parade on July 11 at Port City Music Hall

In concert, Wolf Parade operate in a mode that is or ought to be the Platonic ideal for a rock show: their live renditions of studio tracks are simultaneously faithful, timed to metronomic precision, and — when the occasion calls for it — beautifully unh
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  July 16, 2010

Review: Good Kids Sprouting Horns at Slainte

Good Kids Sprouting Horns at Slainte on May 22
Music Seen
By KEGAN ZEMA  |  May 28, 2010


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Review: The Church at the Somerville Armory

The night's entertainment was, as they say, high concept: on the eve of their 30th anniversary, Aussie new wave lifers The Church played 23 songs, one from each of their albums, in reverse chronological order, beginning with last year's Untitled #23 an
The Church, live at the Armory in Somerville, April 21, 2010
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  April 30, 2010
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Review; Fred Hersch at Jordan Hall

Photos from Fred Hersch's set at Jordan Hall
Fred Hersch, live at Jordan Hall, February 17, 2010
By JON GARELICK  |  February 26, 2010
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Review: Lady Gaga at the Wang

Lady Gaga, resplendent, striding onto the stage of the Wang Theatre, has just removed an intricate half-Egyptian/half-Wagnerian headdress from her person, freeing her enormous blonde hairdo from its confinement.

By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  December 11, 2009
Photos from Miracle on Tremont Street

Photos from Miracle on Tremont Street


In between breaks broadcasting live with Paul Driscoll, I nerded it up and took some pictures of Passion Pit, Phoenix and Spoon at Miracle on...
By Charlie  |  December 10, 2009
Longevity

Longevity


It looks like the road does go on forever for the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND, the jam band patriarchs who have built a four-decade career on...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  August 25, 2009


Some Best Music Poll Concert Pictures

Some Best Music Poll Concert Pictures


See more pictures from Best Music Poll 2009 here.
By Charlie  |  August 03, 2009
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Photos: Dead Weather at House of Blues

Photos of WFNX Presents: The Dead Weather with Screaming Females at House of Blues Boston.
The Dead Weather, live at House of Blues, July 18, 2009
By DAVID F. NICHOLSON  |  July 24, 2009
First Friday Art Walk

First Friday Art Walk


  FRIDAY 3 ART & PLAY Unlike the rest of the local scene, the First Friday Art Walk finds itself running on full steam on...
By webteam  |  July 01, 2009

a match made in rock-and-roll heaven: Matt and Kim


We’ve tried to imagine the vows Matt and Kim wrote for their wedding. We think it went something li...
By Staff@Night  |  November 13, 2008