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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(…)

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(…)

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(…)

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(…)

#$ – The Bass Hop EP Produced by Space Jesus

#$ – The Bass Hop EP Produced by Space Jesus 0

  Last month I put out a review for Space Jesus on his first ep “Atom and Eve”, and now the producer is back, except this time he’s a part of up-and-coming hip hop group #$ (Hash Money) with rap emcee GDP. This self-titled album called “#$” is filled with fresh instrumentals and gritty hip hop vocals.(…)

Borgore is getting Ratchet in Boston

Borgore is getting Ratchet in Boston 0

Fresh off his EDC main stage set, Borgore is coming to get ratchet at the Royale in Boston on June 27th at the Royale. Not for the faint of heart, this show will be a mind-bending mix of the radical electronic music that has brought this Israeli producer to the front lines of party music(…)

Game On! Rdio’s World Cup Playlists

Game On! Rdio’s World Cup Playlists 0

With the return of the World Cup, we’re all pretty busy watching our favorite teams. But for those moments between matches, Rdio’s released some new playlists to keep you pumped until July 13. #JoinIn to the Game Looking for the most American tracks to party with your friends? Rdio has you covered with their #JoinIn to(…)