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 

BRODY DALLE: DIPLOID LOVE

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Diploid Love hits hard with a lush, polished aesthetic—it’s a clear departure for anyone expecting the Distillers’ punk sound. Continue reading

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DRUGS IN MODERATION: A GUTTERMOUTH SHOW REVIEW AT MIDDLE EAST CLUB

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Band mates swarmed the bar like bloated flies trying to score booger sugar from anyone with ears. It seemed as vital to get through the night as air. Continue reading

Food and Drinks 

GO TRUCK YOURSELF

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Observations from the disastrous inaugural Somerville food truck festival and how to improve upon it. Continue reading

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REVIEW: JOHN WILLIAMS AT SYMPHONY HALL

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Nearly every prominent, memorable soundtrack resonating in my nostalgic bones has been assembled by John Williams. He’s found his way into all of us, having contributed grand selections during his influential reign as a composer. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: DIE ANTWOORD AT HOB

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With savory crass lyrics, mystifying stage presence and questionable haircuts, South Africa’s Die Antwoord is excellent. Continue reading

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REVIEW: OFF! AT MIDDLE EAST CLUB

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The first time these bands paid a visit to the Middle East Club together in 2011, an angsty fan shattered a window. But look at us now, Boston. OFF! returned on Sunday, May 18 and we haven’t broken another window. Be proud, because that is a highly lovable venue. Continue reading

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OFF!: “WASTED YEARS”

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OFF! is bringing more to their catalog as brash, noise rock collides with garage muff and expedited punk. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: ROB ZOMBIE AT LUPO’S

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Last night on Thursday, May 8, 2014, Rob Zombie brought his rock and roll circus to Lupo’s in Providence, Rhode Island. Derelicts and heathens from all around New England swarmed to the sold-out show for a taste of the demonic showman’s circus. Continue reading

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BAD COP/BAD COP: “BOSS LADY”

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Similar to the grit of Joan Jett and battle cries of Kathleen Hanna, “Boss Lady” asserts a new group ready to wave the torch, but mostly to share the party. Continue reading

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2013 YEAR IN REVIEW: TOP 10 PUNK CHUNKS

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Here are 10 old-man punk moments through 2013 that meant a lot to me, whether it be shows, music or gossip, here’s the studded glory. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: THE BREEDERS @ PARADISE ROCK CLUB, WEDNESDAY 12.18.13

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Riding out the wave of their 20 year anniversary of their Last Splash, The Breeders returned to the Paradise Rock Club last night. Continue reading