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Slash live HOB 8.2

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
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Boston Midsummer Opera's Don Pasquale

This year's Boston Midsummer Opera (at the Tsai Center through July 29) is Donizetti's very late (the 64th of his 66 operas) Don Pasquale , a musically inspired and humanly endearing bel canto comedy about the indiscretion of old age and the cruelty of
Hearing vs. seeing
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  July 27, 2012
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From the Horse's Mouth at Jacob's Pillow and Two Alike at the ICA

A lot has changed for American men dancers since Jacob's Pillow founder Ted Shawn felt he had to replace the sissified image of the ballet danseur with brawny "tillers of the fields."
Dancing the Y Chromosome
By DEBRA CASH  |  July 20, 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
Review: Mansome

Review: Mansome

Morgan Spurlock's latest nonthreatening documentary fails to find much point in its subject: men's grooming.
Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary
By  |  May 12, 2012
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The quiet side of A Place To Bury Strangers

When you are surrounded with those jagged barbs of sheer bloody noise for the first time, do you run for the hills or continue to stick your head in the acid bath? It only takes a few seconds of luxuriating in the stinging audio hailstorm that is A Plac
Sonic bids
By DANIEL BROCKMAN  |  March 30, 2012


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Review: The Hunger Games

More powerful than fear in subduing a society, says President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in this overstuffed adaptation of the first book in Suzanne Collins's trilogy, is hope.
Jennifer Lawrence is the big winner here
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 23, 2012
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Interview: Emily Blunt is hooked on Salmon Fishing

Emily Blunt's roles have included the sexually anarchic teenager of her debut in My Summer of Love (2004), the crime scene custodian in Sunshine Cleaning (2008), the Queen of England in Young Victoria (2009), and a lawn gnome in the animated Gnom
Reel deal
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 09, 2012
Review - Miss Bala

Review: Miss Bala

Gerardo Naranjo's superb new feature, Miss Bala , brilliantly draws on the conflicted personality of a young beauty pageant contestant as a tragically stark emblem of Mexico's all-enveloping drug wars.
Gerardo Naranjo's superb new feature
By PATRICK Z. MCGAVIN  |  January 27, 2012
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Review: Girlfriend

One night Evan's mother (Amanda Plummer) asks him to make a wish. He says he wants a girlfriend, and his wish comes true, but at a cost.
Concerned only with the truth
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 30, 2011
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Photos: Art Show with the Tower & the Fool at Johnny Cupcakes

Johnny Cupcakes hosts an art party featuring live acoustic performances from the Tower & the Fool and Kevin King, on August 26, 2011.
Johnny Cupcakes | August 26, 2011
By MIKE DRAVIS  |  September 02, 2011


dance - bokaer takes chances

Jonah Bokaer takes chances

Bokaer didn't provide any grandiose program notes or play up the profound implications in his dances, but by the end of the performance we'd seen small transformations and beautiful visions, and even confronted big questions about control and randomness,
Charting chaos
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  August 12, 2011
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Review: The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)

Star Wars came out the year after Nicolas Roeg's enigmatic sci-fi film (re-released now in an uncut version), and after that no studio was likely to make anything similar again, nor would many audiences have the patience to watch it.
Nicolas Roeg's enigmatic sci-fi film
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 12, 2011
Metric live at The Hard Rock Cafe

Metric live at The Hard Rock Cafe


Metric performed live at the Hard Rock Cafe, Boston, Friday, 11/20/09. Make sure you check out their cover of The Strokes "The End Has No...
By Charlie  |  November 24, 2009
MuteMath live in The Sandbox!

MuteMath live in The Sandbox!


Miracle on Tremont Street veterans MuteMath stopped by the studio to perform live. Hear their new song Backfire.
By Charlie  |  November 13, 2009
The Temper Trap live in Studio 45

The Temper Trap live in Studio 45


 You may know them from the 500 Days of Summer soundtrack, or their recent appearance on Jimmy Kimmel's show. Australian band The Temper Trap performed...
By Charlie  |  October 29, 2009


Live in Studio 45: Marcy Playground

Live in Studio 45: Marcy Playground


Marcy Playground stopped by Studio 45 to perform for The Sandbox on their way to their show tonight at Showcase Live in Foxborough with Jimmy's...
By Charlie  |  September 29, 2009
Burrito, Pop Trash, Shanahan, MRTPQ, Jet, Ed and WTF

Burrito, Pop Trash, Shanahan, MRTPQ, Jet, Ed and WTF


  The Info Burrito, Pop Trash, Mark Shanahan, the Qdoba Mega Robo Thunder Phone Query, Australian rock band Jet, Ed Time At The Apollo and...
By Charlie  |  July 13, 2009
Matisyahu, MRTPQ, Name That Tune and WTF

Matisyahu, MRTPQ, Name That Tune and WTF


  A live performance from Matisyahu, a phone query about fatties, Ed's sports, Name That...
By Charlie  |  July 08, 2009
Phoenix live in The Sandbox Studios!

Phoenix live in The Sandbox Studios!


Phoenix joined The Sandbox in-studio and performed three songs from their latest album Wolfgang Amad...
By Charlie  |  June 23, 2009
Fletcher, The Package, Rap Game, 3EB and WTF

Fletcher, The Package, Rap Game, 3EB and WTF


  Fletcher Reviews music and movies, Andrew "The Package" Ference talks playoff hockey...
By Charlie  |  May 12, 2009


Henry Santoro: 180, MRTPQ, Blue October and WTF

Henry Santoro: 180, MRTPQ, Blue October and WTF


  Henry Santoro talks about the Phoenix Adult Section crackdown, the MRTPQ is about na...
By Charlie  |  May 06, 2009
MRTPQ, New Found Glory and WTF

MRTPQ, New Found Glory and WTF


  Todays Qdoba MRTPQ was about nose rings and jobby-jobs. New Found Glory stopped by t...
By Charlie  |  May 01, 2009
Puma Red Room Performance: Audrye Sessions

Puma Red Room Performance: Audrye Sessions


Audrye Sessions performed live in the Puma Red Room this morning. Check it out here! (And no, that's...
By Charlie  |  April 30, 2009
Ed, MySpace, PB&J and WTF

Ed, MySpace, PB&J and WTF


  It's a double-dose of Ed as he dishes out advice and wrecks another sports report. T...
By Charlie  |  April 29, 2009
Puma Red Room Performance: Peter Bjorn and John

Puma Red Room Performance: Peter Bjorn and John


Peter Bjorn and John performed live in the Puma Red Room at the Hard Rock Cafe Boston yesterday. C...
By Charlie  |  April 28, 2009


Coachella 2009: Silversun Pickups Live

Coachella 2009: Silversun Pickups Live


Brian and Nikki of Silversun Pickups perform live at the Sapporo House at Coachella! Panic Switch ...
By Charlie  |  April 18, 2009
Puma Red Room Performance: Wild Light

Puma Red Room Performance: Wild Light


New Hampshire's own Wild Light perform live in the Puma Red Room for The Sandbox on 101.7 WFNX, 04/0...
By Charlie  |  April 08, 2009
Fletcher, MRTPQ, Box of Sound, Jew Know, Wild Light and WTF

Fletcher, MRTPQ, Box of Sound, Jew Know, Wild Light and WTF


Today Fletcher reviews Leonard Part 6, we talk about higher powers in the MRTPQ, see w...
By Charlie  |  April 08, 2009
The Airborne Toxic Event live at The Paradise

The Airborne Toxic Event live at The Paradise


The Airborne Toxic Event performed live for WFNX listeners and staff at The Paradise on March 7th. C...
By Charlie  |  March 10, 2009