Having furthered his career in Allston, Lee has since moved to Brooklyn, and our conversation happens to come on the one-year anniversary of his move. Though he’s spent most of that time on the road, he likes his spot in Bushwick—above a DIY music and art space, natch—even if “the air smells like farts.” Continue reading
With a successful Boston Bike Week behind us, the elite Mayor’s Cup on Saturday (September 20), and the all-inclusive Hub on Wheels this Sunday (September 21), we figure now is the ideal moment to formally join the pro-cycle chorus. Not only as cheerleaders, but by addressing prehistoric problems in new ways that hopefully spur conversation and action. Continue reading
They aren’t for the faint of heart—literally, you might have cardiac arrest–—but they certainly deliver the bump you’ve been after since that first high. Continue reading
Whether you respect bike rights or spite them, riders are here, they’re in gear, so you’d better make some room for them. That considered, and on the premise that this city and most any other can immensely benefit from collaboration between cyclists and those who hoof it, we paved a road map toward tandem teamwork.
Think about it: One out of every four bike accidents could be stopped, today, with no cost to the taxpayer, if drivers would just look before they opened their doors. Continue reading
Last night at the Licensing Commission meeting in Somerville, the new proposed live music venue Thunder Road was approved for food, liquor, and entertainment licenses by the city. Continue reading
While at Boston FIG, looking to get a sense of the local indie scene for the third year in a row, I was indeed there as a journalist, and to make connections I could add to my collection of business cards for future story ideas. Continue reading
As you might imagine, regular Blunt Truth columnist Mike Cann needed a break after more than two days of nonstop partying. The Freedom Rally, though a certifiable force of good, can take its toll on mortals, and so we told Mike we would fill this space with all our memories remaining from the glorious 25th anniversary of the mighty MassCann tradition. Continue reading