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Shopping (the band) at Columbus Theatre, Mar 2
February 21, 2018 No Commentby

Shopping (the band) at Columbus Theatre, Mar 2

British post-punk trio Shopping are on a mission to make people move. The band that calls both London and Glasgow ...

Roots Report: Better Than a Bad Date
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Roots Report: Better Than a Bad Date

Okee dokee folks… Are you single? Lonely? Well, we just got past the dreaded V-Day, and some of you may ...

Alt-Nation: Salt Dolls, Tequila and Zombie Girlfriends
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Salt Dolls, Tequila and Zombie Girlfriends

The Low Anthem – The Salt Doll Went To Measure The Depth Of The Sea After 2016’s wildly experimental Eyeland, The Low Anthem return ...

Hip-Hop: 20 Minutes to Logan
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: 20 Minutes to Logan

Boston bubbles with energy, and there’s great music being dropped around every corner. A couple twists and turns lead us ...

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX – Bringing the New into Providence
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

ENSEMBLE / PARALLAX – Bringing the New into Providence

  Let’s talk about “new music.” The term sounds generic enough to describe any number of musical projects of differing ...

Album of the Week: Alice Ivy – <i>I’m Dreaming</i>
February 12, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Alice Ivy – I’m Dreaming

Australia has always had interesting music coming out of it. The country/continent has a very strong garage rock scene along ...

Ryan Montbleau at the Knickerbocker, Feb 9
February 7, 2018 No Commentby

Ryan Montbleau at the Knickerbocker, Feb 9

Peabody, MA, singer-songwriter Ryan Montbleau has a knack for leaving a lasting impression through melody. The way his lyrics bounce ...

Album of the Week: Palm – <i>Rock Island</i>
February 7, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Palm – Rock Island

During this era of music, it’s easy to disregard innovation. Some people think that every possible style has already been ...

Mike D's Top 5 Can't Miss Shows of February
February 1, 2018 No Commentby

Mike D’s Top 5 Can’t Miss Shows of February

1. Thursday, Feb 8: Twin Foxes (CD Release), Weak Teeth, Darklands, Fine; 9pm; $6; All ages; AS220, 115 Empire St, PVD. ...

AltNation: Steve Smith, WHEM, and More
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

AltNation: Steve Smith, WHEM, and More

Steve Smith and the Nakeds Turn 45 Celebrating four and a half decades this February are acclaimed R&B/soul group Steve ...