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Music 

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

Music 

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

Arts Film 

TALES OF ALLSTON CHRISTMAS IN NEW LOCAL WEB SERIES

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“The thing about moving that makes it fertile ground is that you really only end up moving around life events, so moving is always either this coming together or coming apart or the beginning or the end of a chapter in your life.” Continue reading

Music 

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

Food and Drinks 

BAR HAVOC: STAGE 5 CLINGER

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The girl, confused and in a bind, told me: “He never came back. I waited and waited, and I even had him paged to come back to the front of the store, but he never came back. What if he thinks I was kidnapped?” Continue reading

Music 

INTERVIEW: BEAR IN HEAVEN

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“While most of our friends are buying houses, we’re stripping and saving to make an album. You put yourself through a vulnerable state to write songs that matter.” Continue reading

Food and Drinks 

FRENCH BOAST: BASTILLE KITCHEN’S BAR IS KEEPING IT SIMPLE. AND THIS IS GOOD.

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“Most people staring at a menu of serious cocktails don’t know what 90 percent of the ingredients are,” Adkins says. “And that can be intimidating. We wanted to use fun ingredients sometimes overlooked, as well as traditional spirits.” Continue reading

Music 

LIKE MIKE: MICHAEL CHRISTMAS REVIEWS MICHAEL CERA’S ‘TRUE THAT’

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You get the feeling that only a few people truly understand Michael Cera: maybe Jonah Hill or Jason Bateman, definitely not Ellen Page. But what about Michael Christmas? 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