Finding Dory: Review

With the exception of “Toy Story,” neither Disney or its affiliate Pixar have a very good track record for creating sequels. However, “Finding Dory,” the sequel to 2003’s “Finding Nemo,” out this Friday, breaks...

Highlights from Boston Calling Music Festival

Last weekend’s Boston Calling music festival was a game-changer, not because of the acts, but because it will be the last time the event is held at Boston’s City Hall Plaza. Organizers of the festival announced...

Supporting the environment through music

San Francisco-based singer-songwriter Rachel Garlin will be performing at Cambridge’s Club Passim on June 5. The show will be to benefit Mothers Out Front, an activist organization dedicated to creating a susta...

Review: Captain America: Civil War

Unsurprisingly, Captain America is not ready to give up on his freedom, and Marvel Studios’ newest movie shows that. After opening with a flashback to a mission conducted by the Winter Soldier in 1991, Capta...

Sticky Fingers coming to Boston tonight

Australian five-piece Sticky Fingers will be playing at Brighton Music Hall tonight, May 2, along with Bootleg Rascal. The band, which plays a mixture of chill rock, psychedelic pop, and reggae, is touring i...

Founder of The MuseBox passes away from cancer

Nadine Gelineau, founder and CEO of of music marketing agency The MuseBox, passed away last Thursday, April 7, of lung cancer. She was 56. Gelineau’s music industry career began with her work as a DJ during ...

New music from Westing

Matt Mascarenas, the man behind indie band Westing, is working on multiple new projects, turning his previously solo act into a full band. Mascarenas, who also plays in Daytrader and Heartless Breakers, is c...

Actor Alan Rickman dies at 69

Alan Rickman, the British actor beloved for playing Professor Snape in the Harry Potter film series, has passed away at the age of 69 from cancer. Born on Feb. 21, 1946, Rickman was also known for his roles ...