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Photos: The Bouncing Souls at the Middle East Upstairs

 Punk band Bouncing Souls returned to Boston to play four nights at the Middle East Upstairs.
Middle East Upstairs | Cambridge, MA | June 25, 2011
By ALI DONOHUE  |  July 01, 2011
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Michael Patrick MacDonald writes the Dropkicks' backstory

Who is Cornelius Larkin, and how did his obituary come to be on the cover of the new Dropkick Murphys disc, Going Out in Style ?    
Common ground
By CLEA SIMON  |  February 25, 2011

Ted Leo | The Brutalist Bricks

Leave it to Ted Leo to find his way from "There was a resolution pending on the United Nations floor" to "Tell the bartender I think I'm falling in love."
Legacy (2010)
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  March 12, 2010

Review: Pissed Jeans | King of Jeans

Billy Joel told us that the future of Allentown was bleak, but he could never have predicted that out of the decaying Pennsylvania steel mills and a crumbling economy, a sound as ugly and exciting as Pissed Jeans would emerge.
Sub Pop (2009)
By MICHAEL PATRICK BRADY  |  August 07, 2009

Slideshow: Record Hospital Fest 2009

Record Hospital Fest 2009 at Harvard's Holden Chapel, April 11
Record Hospital Fest 2009 at Harvard's Holden Chapel, April 11
By CHRISTOPHER HUANG  |  April 17, 2009

Puccini goes punk

Perched on the lid of a lace-draped baby grand, a bobblehead quivers along with Christine Teeters's vibrato as she powers through a Tuesday-night voice lesson in the Steinway Piano Building on Boylston Street.
Faced with diminishing mainstream opportunities, Boston's young opera singers are going small and making the repertoire their own
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  January 21, 2009


Punk legend Bob Otis returns with Lolita Black

When a local punk rock guitar legend like Bob Otis sincerely declares that "there's a lot of greatness going on in this town right now," you tend to listen up.
Back in Black
By CHRIS CONTI  |  January 21, 2009

Punk buccaneer

Jonee Earthquake rumbles below the surface
Jonee Earthquake rumbles below the surface
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  November 19, 2008