• Three adventure games that transform your smartphone to an entertainment magnet

    Gone are the days when games with high end graphics could be enjoyed only on computer. You can now carry a whole big load of such high quality and optimal performance games right in your pocket. Turn your phone into a source of endless addictive entertainment with these best picks. Gem Miner The game combines(…)

  • The Blast Interview: Rudimental

    After traveling from Mansfield, Mass. and performing with Ed Sheeran, the guys of Rudimental got a chance to rest on their tour bus outside NAGA, a nightclub in Cambridge. The band was gearing up for a DJ set, their second performance of the night. Composed of four members from the UK—Amir Amor, Kesi Dryden, Piers(…)

  • Gallery: The Gaslight Anthem plays Boston

    This past week, one of alternative-rock’s most popular acts The Gaslight Anthem brought their headlining tour in support of Get Hurt to Boston. The show was opened by Twopointeight, a punk/rock band from Sweden. The band has a similar sound to The Gaslight Anthem, which makes a bit of sense – Gaslight’s Brian Fallon produced(…)

  • Sarah Jaffe comes to Great Scott 9/11

    Indie singer-songwriter Sarah Jaffe will be continuing her national tour at Allston’s Great Scott on Sept. 11. The Texas native just released her third studio album, Don’t Disconnect, on Aug. 19 and has been touring since July with The Polyphonic Spree. The second leg of her tour will be with hip-hop artists Astronautalis, Stage, and Transit. Don’t Disconnect, Jaffe’s latest album, was produced(…)

  • MisterWives Headlines Sinclair 8/29

    New York trio MisterWives will be headlining a show at the Sinclair Friday, August 29th with supporting acts Young Rising Sons and Prelow. Although the band has only been around for two years, they dropped their first EP “Reflections” in early 2014 and their song “Vagabond” is the theme song on MTV’s hit show Finding Carter. With their(…)

Three adventure games that transform your smartphone to an entertainment magnet

Three adventure games that transform your smartphone to an entertainment magnet 0

Gone are the days when games with high end graphics could be enjoyed only on computer. You can now carry a whole big load of such high quality and optimal performance games right in your pocket. Turn your phone into a source of endless addictive entertainment with these best picks. Gem Miner The game combines(…)

The Blast Interview: Rudimental

The Blast Interview: Rudimental 0

After traveling from Mansfield, Mass. and performing with Ed Sheeran, the guys of Rudimental got a chance to rest on their tour bus outside NAGA, a nightclub in Cambridge. The band was gearing up for a DJ set, their second performance of the night. Composed of four members from the UK—Amir Amor, Kesi Dryden, Piers(…)

Gallery: The Gaslight Anthem plays Boston

Gallery: The Gaslight Anthem plays Boston 0

This past week, one of alternative-rock’s most popular acts The Gaslight Anthem brought their headlining tour in support of Get Hurt to Boston. The show was opened by Twopointeight, a punk/rock band from Sweden. The band has a similar sound to The Gaslight Anthem, which makes a bit of sense – Gaslight’s Brian Fallon produced(…)

Sarah Jaffe comes to Great Scott 9/11

Sarah Jaffe comes to Great Scott 9/11 0

Indie singer-songwriter Sarah Jaffe will be continuing her national tour at Allston’s Great Scott on Sept. 11. The Texas native just released her third studio album, Don’t Disconnect, on Aug. 19 and has been touring since July with The Polyphonic Spree. The second leg of her tour will be with hip-hop artists Astronautalis, Stage, and Transit. Don’t Disconnect, Jaffe’s latest album, was produced(…)

MisterWives Headlines Sinclair 8/29

MisterWives Headlines Sinclair 8/29 0

New York trio MisterWives will be headlining a show at the Sinclair Friday, August 29th with supporting acts Young Rising Sons and Prelow. Although the band has only been around for two years, they dropped their first EP “Reflections” in early 2014 and their song “Vagabond” is the theme song on MTV’s hit show Finding Carter. With their(…)

Discovery’s MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Tony Belleci, and Grant Imahara

Discovery’s MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Tony Belleci, and Grant Imahara 0

MythBusters will look a little different when The Discovery Channel airs new episodes of the hit show. On Thursday, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman announced that the episode that aired on August 21 would be the last for familiar faces Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara. Both Byron and Imahara reached out to their(…)

Graphic: What to do after a car accident

Graphic: What to do after a car accident 0

OK so you’ve been in a car accident. Do you know what to do now? First make sure nobody got hurt, in any of the vehicles. Don’t panic, and see the tips below! Via: Lambergoodnow.com

Preview: Keys N’ Krates Announces New EP and Fall Tour With Gladiator

Preview: Keys N’ Krates Announces New EP and Fall Tour With Gladiator 0

Every so often I come across an artist that I think really nails their genre. Keys N’ Krates is one of those artsts, bringing a unique live element to the world of trap and hip-hop beats. Keys N’ Krates performs live as a three piece band: drummer Adam Tune, keyboardist David Matisse, and turntablist Jr.(…)

My Sit Down with Space Jesus

My Sit Down with Space Jesus 1

Space Jesus is exactly who you would expect him to be. I had the chance to get an hour with music producer Jasha Tull, a.k.a. Space Jesus. His usual routine includes creating psychedelic bass music, touring around festivals, sacrificing himself for humanity’s sins, and other space-related activities. While taking to Space Jesus, I was reminded of(…)

Debunked: Video Games Don’t Make People More Violent

Debunked: Video Games Don’t Make People More Violent 0

Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, a psychiatrist named Thomas Radecki served as president of the National Coalition on Television Violence. He preached about the evils of games like Dungeons & Dragons and television shows like “Ren and Stimpy.” He continued until 1992, offering expert testimony at court trials and blaming D&D when teenagers committed violent(…)

Review – Oddworld: New n’ Tasty

Review – Oddworld: New n’ Tasty 0

More than just a re-release, Oddworld: New ’n Tasty is a complete reimagining of the original Abe’s Odyssey and the result is the absolute best version of the game to date. Long time fans of the series will appreciate the love given to the aging formula while those new to Oddworld get the game we imagined we would so long ago. Some of the controls have been changed, and not for the better but don’t let that stop you — those new to the series and those who have experienced the game before should check out this love letter to the Oddworld series.

Come watch the Batman V Superman teaser before its taken down

Come watch the Batman V Superman teaser before its taken down 0

If you would have asked me a week ago, I would have told you that due to Man of Steel, I wasn’t very excited for the upcoming Batman V Superman movie but come on, what nerd can resist this? The thought of Batman, and a Batman who is more or less ripped from the pages(…)

The Hudson Project Showcases Future Music, Mud Parties, and Unprotected Sax

The Hudson Project Showcases Future Music, Mud Parties, and Unprotected Sax 0

As I walk around the back of the media tent, I see Griz standing with a photographer finishing a cup of iced Kuerig saying, “I love coffee.” I ask him where the VIP set with Exmag will be later tonight to which he responds “I have no idea.” I laugh, take a photograph with my friends(…)

Could Apple’s HealthKit Succeed Where Other Health Trackers Have Failed?

Could Apple’s HealthKit Succeed Where Other Health Trackers Have Failed? 0

During its annual “big reveal” at the Worldwide Developer’s Conference  (WWDC) in San Francisco, Apple introduced iOS 8 and its HealthKit APIs. HealthKit is designed to allow iOS 8 health apps communicate with one another and read one another’s information. For example, an app designed to track blood pressure and an app designed to chart(…)

Skye Wireless Technology from Auris Finds New Purpose for Old Docking Stations

Skye Wireless Technology from Auris Finds New Purpose for Old Docking Stations 0

Is your old iPod dock sitting in a corner collecting dust and looking lonely as you utilize Bluetooth and other technological advancements that allow you to play your music wirelessly? Thanks to an innovative new product called skye from tech powerhouse Auris, you can utilize wireless technology to use your old docks and get more(…)

The Definitive Ranking of the Game of Thrones Houses

The Definitive Ranking of the Game of Thrones Houses 0

Every Game of Thrones fan out there has their favorite house. Some prefer the noble Starks, while others love the strong Targaryens, and still others like the Greyjoys. I kid. No one likes the Greyjoys. However, with respect to all of your varied opinions, there is only one correct way to rank these houses. So, on(…)

The Hudson Music Project Canceled

The Hudson Music Project Canceled 0

SAUGERTIES, NY – On Friday, campers arrived for what was argued to be one of the best east coast festivals this year, The Hudson Music Project. This festival was intended to bring three days of exciting music from a variety of genres and artists, including EDM, jam bands, rappers, and reggae. The legendary Bassnectar will be headlining, along(…)

ESPN releases new SportsCenter video with Metallica

ESPN releases new SportsCenter video with Metallica 0

In “This is SportsCenter – Metallica”, ESPN and Metallica team up to inform fans on what the band will do now that Mariano Rivera has retired. The former Yankees pitcher, who retired in 2013, was known for walking onto the field to Metallica’s “Enter Sandman”.

Feed Me’s Psychedelic Journey Comes to Boston

Feed Me’s Psychedelic Journey Comes to Boston 0

Feed Me has been one of my favorite artists ever since his 2010 release of Feed Me’s Big Adventure. After his rise to prominence over the next year, he announced his first tour featuring TEETH, Feed Me’s audio/visual experience. Feed Me, known in human form as Jon Gooch, originally invented and designed TEETH himself, wanting(…)