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Bands You Should Know: Aubrey Haddard

Bands You Should Know: Aubrey Haddard

Singer-songwriter Aubrey Haddard, and her whiskey-soaked, sugar-coated voice, have found a way to effortlessly weave through groove-centric music, captivating audiences and cementing her place as one of Boston’s most dynamic performers. And now she’s ready to set the rest of the world on fire with a timeless sound that bridges […]

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Gallery: Wolf Alice at the Paradise Rock Club

Gallery: Wolf Alice at the Paradise Rock Club

April 10, 2018 — Wolf Alice played to a packed house last night at the Paradise. The setlist included favorites from their two studio albums, including 2017’s hit Visions of a Life. // Photos by Michael Last

Gallery: Digitalism at Brighton Music Hall

Gallery: Digitalism at Brighton Music Hall

March 31, 2018 — Digitalism really got the crowd dancing at the Brighton Music Hall on Saturday night. The EDM duo from Germany have had a stellar career with 3 studio albums, 12 singles — and have remixed tracks for Daft Punk, The White Stripes, and Depeche Mode, to name a few […]

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How Boston’s Punk Scene Influenced Horror Film The Ranger

How Boston’s Punk Scene Influenced Horror Film The Ranger

  A group of teens sit at a table in a graffiti covered club that throbs with music. They experiment with drugs, crash onto the dance floor, and party with the free joy of their youth – until the cops come crashing in. In short order, things go from bad […]

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Watch: Hayley Sabella – Live at Fraser

Watch: Hayley Sabella – Live at Fraser

December 4, 2017 – Hayley Sabella returned to WGBH’s Fraser Performance studio to perform a couple of songs from her upcoming EP release on April 27th. Hayley sat down with us to talk about the story behind these new songs before taking the stage. Set list: Put You at Ease […]

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Gallery: Glen Hansard at House of Blues

Gallery: Glen Hansard at House of Blues

March 23, 2018 — Glen Hansard beguiled the crowd with an incredibly intimate and gracious show at the House of Blues on Friday. The Irish songwriter played new songs from his 2018 release Between Two Shores, as well as a mix of fan favorites from his other projects including, The Swell Season‘s ‘When […]

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Bands You Should Know: Hayley Sabella

Bands You Should Know: Hayley Sabella

If you know us, you know we’re fans of Hayley Sabella. We had her in studio back in 2016 where she gave us a preview of all of her new work since her first EP, King Solomon. It was love at first hear for us, and we could not wait […]

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Watch: Jamila Woods – Live at Fraser

Watch: Jamila Woods – Live at Fraser

February 1, 2018 – Jamila Woods stripped down to the basics delivered one unforgettable Live at Fraser performance. With just bass, guitar, and her incredible voice, the lyrical poet blew us away performing songs from her debut release, HEAVN. Jamila sat down with us before taking the stage to talk […]

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Gallery: Dropkick Murphys at House of Blues

Gallery: Dropkick Murphys at House of Blues

March 15th, 2018 — The Dropkick Murphys kicked off the first of four tour-closing performances last night at the House of Blues for St. Patrick’s Day weekend, and as always, they couldn’t have picked a better time to come home. Fans went wild when the band played their Irish-themed punk […]

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If You’ve Got a Song, You’ve Got a Shot. Enter the NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest

If You’ve Got a Song, You’ve Got a Shot. Enter the NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest

  Are you a music-maker with a dream to play a Tiny Desk concert? Now’s your chance to show NPR Music what you’ve got. For the third year in a row, they’re inviting unsigned musicians to enter the Tiny Desk Contest. Enter by submitting your YouTube video of an original song […]

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