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.
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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

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PENNYWISE: YESTERDAYS

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Chances are you’ve achieved your skateboard goals with Pennywise providing the soundtrack… even if it was just a video game. Pennywise is to soCal punk rock as bourbon is to cold glassware: they deliciously define the genre and inspire greatness in man. Continue reading

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OUTDOOR RECESS

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Summertime is a fling, and you’ve gotta love it while it lasts, because it’s gonna leave you without remorse. And while the New England sunshine isn’t over, it’s time to make a date. Follow this flow chart to decide where your weekends belong. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: NINE INCH NAILS AT THE XFINITY CENTER

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Last night Nine Inch Nails revisited Boston at the Xfinity Center. Fun fact: 1992′s Wish from the Broken EP won a Grammy, and may be the only song ever to do so incorporating lyrics, “fist-fuck.” Continue reading

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REVIEW + FOTOBOM: BRODY DALLE AT THE SINCLAIR

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On Monday night at the Sinclair, Brody Dalle returned to Boston in her new signature red lipstick and with her new album Diploid Love. The grown-up goth punk crowd showed up ready to be blasted by sonic howls and were hosted a well-rounded set spanning Dalle’s full career. Continue reading

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AT-LARGE OLYMPICS SPECIAL BONUS: OBSERVATIONS FROM BEIJING

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During a recent visit to their lovely, imperial city, I became smitten … and I’m not even being forced to say that. Continue reading

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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