Music

Live show reviews, interviews, album reviews, and local music. Bands that make her dance, basically.

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: THE NATIONAL

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SONG YOU HAVE TO SEE LIVE: “Don’t Swallow the Cap,” a rumbling synth-scape straight out of Romy & Michelle’s High School Reunion … Continue reading

DJ SET OF THE WEEK: INTERVIEW W/ BIANCA OBLIVION

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DJ Bianca Oblivion has only been in town for a year, but her booty dropping rhythms and slick LA style are are already taking over the city. Continue reading

INTERVIEW: JOANNA GRUESOME

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“It’s normally a small percentage of losers on the internet who reply with sexist comments or start debating about semantic nonsense, but obviously those people justify the need for loud feminist voices. They make you realize that it’s easy to start living in a bubble and forgetting that shit is basically the norm.” Continue reading

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL

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Neutral Milk Hotel are one of the most influential ‘90s bands, and they’ll prove why from the flooring of an outdoor stage. Continue reading

LOOKING GOLDEN: LIFTED CONTINGENCY TO TAKEOVER GOOD LIFE

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“Lifted Contingency literally means ‘Higher Opportunity,’ so in this mindset I’ve set out to create higher, advancing opportunities for our artists and beyond.” Continue reading

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: GIRL TALK

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You never know when a Gucci Mane and a Miley Cyrus song will fall into perfect balance with Billy Idol. Continue reading

COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: THE WAR ON DRUGS

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You don’t need a sophisticated network of real-time facial recognition technology to tell we’re excited for September’s edition of Boston Calling. Continue reading

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