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[wednesday @ the midway cafe] Catching up with Amelia Emmet's Red Heroine
AMELIA EMMET has been known by many names. With a constantly revolving lineup of bandmates, the 26-year-old Jamaica Plain singer/songwriter has been a familiar face...
| December 16, 2011
The young punk blood of Denmark's Iceage
The big conundrum at the center of the Iceage phenomenon is one of intentionality: could vocalist Elias Rønnenfelt and Co. really have known what they were doing when they crafted New Brigade's thorny morass of no-wave HC effects-laden kicks?
| August 12, 2011
Unholy black metal possesses Boston this weekend: No Life Fest (March 5-6)
Presented by Mike and Jay Beckwith and Mike Eleftheratos, No Life Fest -- held at the Midway Cafe in Jamaica Plain on Saturday and Sammy's...
| March 05, 2011
The evolving dark carnival of Pariah Beat
Pariah Beat's new album, Bury Me Not , is all about death. Some songs are about death itself; others chronicle types of transitory phases.
| February 25, 2011
The Week in Geek! 2.14.11 - 2.18.11
The Week in Geek 02.14 - 02.18: [Valentine's Day week if you haven't been outside in like 1500 years]Hark ye geeks, and discover Laser Orgy's...
| February 14, 2011
Down in the folk trenches with the Old Edison
In a messy Allston kitchen, in unison, a mob of about 20 or 30 persons start screaming at the Old Edison. And as is their custom, the Old Edison shout right back. Welcome to a typical Old Edison performance, but please watch your step.
A fighter's chance
| January 14, 2011
Jeepers Creepers, where'd you get them Biebers?
The Internet overflowed into the Midway Café last Saturday night — lesbianswholooklikejustinbieber.tumblr.com had apparently sprung a leak, and the Jamaica Plain bar was filled with Justin Bieber clones.
The Midway Cafe hosts "Biebers and Peebers"
| August 14, 2010
All-Day Heavy Metal BBQ at the Midway Cafe
Tired of backyard summer barbecues with slimy hot dogs, soggy slaw, and, inevitably, somebody's drunk uncle falling into the kiddie pool? That's why we plan...
| July 14, 2010
VIDEO: Tommy Stinson sits in with the Figgs at the Midway
Above YouTube-age captured Saturday night at the Midway Cafe in JP, where the former 'Mats/GNR bassi...
| May 31, 2009
Slideshow: Swaggering Growlers at Midway Café
Swaggering Growlers kick-off their tour at Midway Café
Swaggering Growlers, live at the Midway Café on May 23, 2009
DAVID F. NICHOLSON
| May 29, 2009
For every lucky bastard who gets to spend Thanksgiving splayed out on a veranda in the Virgin Island...
| November 25, 2008
ROCKABILLY AND GIBLETS: CRANK-TONES + COACHMEN
Those of you who don’t have to jump into a plane, a train, or an automobile tonight and scurry off ...
| November 19, 2008
Lamar’s voice both ravages and exults in the past 10 years of the Pained Male Pop Singer.
Shoney Lamar proves there’s life after Florida
| October 08, 2008
Dance, Monkey: Bethany Van Delft
I’d eat a cup of salt so that I might come close to experiencing what a dolphin frolicking in the ocean might experience.
We put a comic on the hot seat. This week’s victim . . .
| July 15, 2008
What's that smell?
There are booty-dancing cuts from the ’80s, white girls hitting body-lock poses, and a sign slung on the taps that reads “$2.50 Cans of Mystery Beer.”
Musk turns three at the Midway
| June 17, 2008
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