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Songs You Should Know: Wilder Maker – Hope Springs

Brooklyn-based band Wilder Maker played the ONCE Lounge + Ballroom on Friday night. Their song “Hope Springs” is one that sounds like an audible equivalent of your Dad’s favorite chair, or the beautiful, thick afghan that’s been in your family for years – it’s warm, comfortable, and feels like you’ve known […]

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Songs You Should Know: Sheer Mag – Nobody’s Baby

Songs You Should Know: Sheer Mag – Nobody’s Baby

With the pastiche-heavy work of Bruno Mars and Meghan Trainor cleaning up the Grammys and critics sheepishly accepting a band like The 1975 (who might as well just come out and admit they’re INXS’s foster sons), the fact that a nostalgia-laden rock outfit like Sheer Mag exists shouldn’t come as any surprise. The […]

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Low live at Brighton Music Hall. Photo courtesy Joel Speilberger

Read: Get Low – Live at Brighton Music Hall, 9/23/15

  Low, a three-piece band from the plains of Minnesota, played the Brighton Music Hall on September 23rd as a part of their tour in promotion of their latest album, Ones and Sixes. Low has been around since 1993, that’s a year longer than I’ve been alive. Prior to the […]

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Jose Gonzalez, Paradise Rock Club, 4/11/15

Read: Jose Gonzalez @ the Paradise, 4/11/15 – A Springtime Pick-Me-Up

Front Row Boston correspondent, Tim Cahill, reviews Jose Gonzalez’s set at Paradise Rock Club, April 11, 2015.

Belle and Sebastian, House of Blues March 30, 2015. Image courtesy Tim Cahill

Read: Belle & Sebastian, Monday Night, Party Night at HOB

Front Row Boston correspondent, Tim Cahill, reviews Belle and Sebastian’s set at House of Blues Boston, March 30, 2015.

Punch Brothers, House of Blues, Boston MA.

Read: A Night with the Punch Brothers – March 6, 2015

Front Row Boston contributor, Tim Cahill, recounts a memorable performance by Brooklyn-based Punch Brothers: Live at House of Blues Boston – March 6, 2015.

Watch: Dropkick Murphys — Takin’ Care of Business

Watch: Dropkick Murphys — Takin’ Care of Business

The Dropkick Murphys perform Bachman Turner Overdrive’s “Taking Care of Business” at the House of Blues in Boston.

Ken Casey of Dropkick Murphys performs "Fields of Athenry"

Watch: Dropkick Murphys – Fields of Athenry

Dropkicks Murphys perform “Fields of Athenry” at the House of Blues.