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Porter Robinson Releases “Sea of Voices” Off His New Album “Worlds” 0

After a recent seemingly phony leak of Porter Robinson’s upcoming album “Worlds”, Porter has released a new song called “Sea of Voices” on his soundcloud. This song is very different from Porter’s previous complextro/electro house work – he has moved to a more melodic and progressive sound. Check out the new song on Soundcloud and(…)

The Elder Scrolls Online: Early Access Impressions

The Elder Scrolls Online: Early Access Impressions 0

It wasn’t until I got off the boat at Davon’s Watch that I realized how far I had come. In an attempt to become fully immersed in the universe, I have always played as a Dark Elf in the Elder Scrolls games and, despite the centuries in between the respective storylines, I imagined them all(…)

LUFTRAUSERS Review

LUFTRAUSERS Review 1

Bullet hell is such a special place. Flying into this Indie golden age, Dutch developer Vlambeer’s newest title, LUFTRAUSERS, brings us back to the time when aerial dominance dominated the gaming landscape. Taking command of a small airplane over a vast ocean, LUFTRAUSERS tasks you with destroying as many enemies as you can before you(…)

Youth Marches on MBTA

Youth Marches on MBTA 2

On Wednesday afternoon, students and youth organizers from across Boston marched on the Massachusetts Transit Building to demand a youth pass. A mass of protestors built from the Youth Affordabilit(T) Coalition (YAC), Alternatives for Community & Environment (ACE), the Boston Youth Organizing Project, and Youth on Board gathered at the Park St. T stop at(…)

3nder App Intends to Pave the Way for Easy Threesome Hookups

3nder App Intends to Pave the Way for Easy Threesome Hookups 0

Joining the ranks of other notable hookup apps like Grindr, Blendr, and Tinder, 3nder is specifically designed to organize threesomes in your area and will probably do its part to continue to ruin dating as we know it. The app does not discriminate against couples or singles—its motto seems to be come one, come all.(…)

Paper Diamond’s Cold Crush Tour

Paper Diamond’s Cold Crush Tour 0

I’ve seen paper diamond perform twice now, but never as a headline artist. I’m excited to see paper d drop some chill hip hop and trap at his show at the Febuary 8th Paradise Rock Club. The artist I’m really excited to see though is LOUDPVCK (pronounced loud-pack), a duo which has been putting out(…)

Beer-Flavored Jelly Beans Introduced

Beer-Flavored Jelly Beans Introduced 0

Every-flavor jelly beans is no longer just a thing from Harry Potter.  Candy maker Jelly Belly has actually come out with a new beer-flavored jelly bean. The new product is meant to emulate the “effervescent, clean, crispy, and wheaty taste” of a German ale. The new flavor is raising debate among many candy overs.  Some(…)

“The Blacklist” – The Cyprus Agency (1.13) episode review

“The Blacklist” – The Cyprus Agency (1.13) episode review 0

The Blacklist stuck with tradition this week by producing a gut-wrenching and disturbing episode, but perhaps taking things a bit too far. Let me explain. I don’t mean that it’s more unbearably upsetting than others, though it is quite bothersome. Women are being kidnapped, impregnated through in vitro fertilization, and left in that state for(…)

Savoy Live: GET LAZER’D

Savoy Live: GET LAZER’D 0

Lasers are awesome. Before a friend invited me to this show I had never heard of Savoy. Consisting of three members Savoy is a live EDM band with a drummer and two djs. I was thoroughly impressed with their performance, especially the variety of genres Savoy was able to perform. Savoy brings a certain brand(…)

Praise Yeezus: Pop is a Religion

Praise Yeezus: Pop is a Religion 0

“What’s great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca-Cola, and you know that the President drinks Coke, Liz Taylor drinks Coke, and just think, you can drink Coke, too. A Coke is a(…)

71st Annual Golden Globes Awards Liveblog

71st Annual Golden Globes Awards Liveblog 1

Tonight, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association will celebrate the best in the year of film and the best in the calendar year of television. It will also be the reunion of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as co-hosts. Last time, they nailed the gig. Whether they were charming our pants off with their best buddy(…)

McDonald’s Controversial Employee Website Taken Down

McDonald’s Controversial Employee Website Taken Down 0

After a series of postings created controversy for the company, McDonald’s has said it will close its employee assistance website. The most recent embarrassment for the fast-food chain came when employees were warned by the McResource website about the dangers of eating fast food. The website has drawn controversy for its advice, especially form fast(…)

Blast’s Best TV Series of 2013

Blast’s Best TV Series of 2013 1

It’s been a CRAZY good year for television. There was the bittersweet goodbye to Breaking Bad, Netflix kicked off its original programming with some certifiable critical and ratings hits, and across cable and network, many of the headline grabbers were brand spanking new shows. In fact, FIVE of our top ten shows just finished, or are in(…)

5 Social Networking Sites to Look Out for in 2014

5 Social Networking Sites to Look Out for in 2014 1

As the year comes to a close, everyone starts looking to see what will be new and exciting in 2014.  The world of social media is no different.  While giants like Facebook and Twitter will continue to rule the social networking world, there are also some new sites to look out for. 1. Whisper.sh This(…)

Boston Bombing Victim Engaged to Nurse from Site

Boston Bombing Victim Engaged to Nurse from Site 0

You can’t plan the right time or the right place.  Sometimes, love just happens. This held true for James “Bim” Costello, who was a victim of the Boston Marathon bombings.  He severely burned his right arm and leg during the incident on Apri 15. Afterwards, he spent two weeks in a general hospital before moving(…)

Lupe Fiasco at the House of Blues

Lupe Fiasco at the House of Blues 0

The show invited a young and diverse crowd who were on their feet singing along with Lupe with each song he performed. In general, the audience was energetic and enthused, from the first performance all the way through to the encore. I was fortunate enough to have the backstage/VIP experience through one of Lupe’s crewmembers. Every(…)

GOG’s Big Winter Sale Is On Now, Original Fallout Series Free 0

Good Old Games has begun its winter sale by marking down over 600 games and for the next 48 hours they are giving away the original Fallout Series (Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout Tactics) for free. GOG has started their massive winter sale and has marked down hundreds of games up to 50% off. The sale will continue throughout(…)