Author Archives: SCOTT MURRY

About SCOTT MURRY

Art director and provider of Swedish Fish for Dig Publishing. He's an enthusiast for punk rock, scotch and running. Combine all three and we'll be onto something.
Music 

FOTOBOM: LAGWAGON AND SWINGIN’ UTTERS AT BRIGHTON MUSIC HALL

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With fellow Fat Wreck Chords label mates, Swingin’ Utters in tow, Brighton Music Hall was filled with young and old punks alike to see Lagwagon. The mix of black hooded sweatshirts illustrated this fact with a range from Pennywise to Teenage Bottlerocket hoodies bouncing around. Continue reading

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SOCIAL STUDIES WITH ARTIST PAT FALCO

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Pat Falco’s project “Untitled November,” leads us to Dwight Street, where we hop into a dumpster together to view a snide piece about “AFFORDABLE HOUSING.” Eschewing art world clichés, he strives to present and create work that is approachable, humorous, and, perhaps above all, honest. Continue reading

Music 

FOTOBOM: LE BUTCHERETTES AND ANTEMASQUE @ MIDEAST CLUB

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Any night you can catch two bands that perform as if they know they’re dying tomorrow is a good night. Continue reading

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REVIEW AND FOTOBOM: WEEZER AT SINCLAIR

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Waiting in the will-call line for my ticket to the Weezer I overheard a fellow fan’s conundrum: “Mike from the fourth floor offered me $500.” Her friend replied, ” I was offered box seats to the Sox versus Yankees next season.” When Weezer stops through Boston, it’s typically a hot ticket. Continue reading

Music 

SEAN ROWE: MADMAN

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Sean Rowe is able to spend weeks in the woods, foraging a living for himself. His beard matches the oft-told story; his sunken eyes reveal a man who’s seen some things, and on Madman (now available) his bellowing voice carries a grim, heavy texture that shows he may match the title. Continue reading

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THE DIRTY NIL: CINNAMON B/W GUIDED BY VICES EP

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Fat Wreck Chords’ newest batch of industry rejects come with a little maple in their streams (they’re Ontario-ans) and a little flannel on their arms. Continue reading

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REVIEW: AFI, THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS, AND LINKIN PARK AT THE XFINITY CENTER

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Seering hatred, self-admiration, and upbeat angst all merged with three distinct, engaging performances on Saturday night at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, MA. There was something for everyone between AFI, Thirty Seconds to Mars, and Linkin Park. Continue reading

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OFFSPRING, BAD RELIGION, PENNYWISE AND THE VANDALS AT HOUSE OF BLUES

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The Summer Nationals punk rock tour brought The Vandals, Pennywise, Bad Religion, and The Offspring to the House of Blues on Monday like Epitaph 1994. Shit was all snap, crackle and punk. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: BOB LOG III AT THE PRESS ROOM

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Bob Log III is a one man band that masters partying. He greeted everyone last night with a warm “Hello” that grumbled from his throat suggestively. He was setting everyone up to get loose and enjoy his unique blend of slide guitar, electronic, punk, and delta blues. Continue reading