In theory, and as it is in most major cities with a thriving cultural landscape, downtown should be the first place to go for local live music, and the very fact that it isn't highlights the already prominent issue of finding reasonably priced space.
WATCH THIS: ORCHIDS PREMIERE DREAMY COVER OF ‘SAY SOMETHING’
Nicole Marie's new electronic project delivers intoxicating cover of A Great Big World's hit song
CURTAIN CALL: ALLSTON’S ARCH GALLERY SHUTS DOWN
After a protracted battle with city licensing boards over permits, the gallery space is shutting down operations effective immediately after less than a year in existence.
DIG THIS: NEWBURY STREET SHUTDOWN + ELECTRIC MASQUERADE + SCENES FROM THE BIG PICTURE
What to do, where to do it.