“This is the type of rap I live for and I wanna hear more of it. It's a beautiful feeling to have that community and that's why I represent for Boston so hard.”
Ian McGregor told us about his vision in 2018. Five years later, his combination deli-venue opens this week
“I just love the marriage of soul with these kinds of jazzy elements and improvisations … It’s just a good time … That’s something I really identified with.”
with Nova Twins ... All Photos by Matthew Shelter
“25 years later, the festival has become the single-biggest way that Passim develops new talent”
The Town and City Festival
If anyone has been to Raleigh for Hopscotch Festival, that concept of a sprawling number (in sound and total) of acts spread out around various stages and clubs in one city has also been used for several years for Lowell’s Town and the City Festival. The scope of the weekend is heavily focused ...
Fans were treated to a stripped down, career-spanning set, which also included some unrecorded gems.
With George Clanton | All Photos By Matthew Shelter