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Swervedriver played Brighton Music Hall – 9/9

Swervedriver played Brighton Music Hall – 9/9

Oxford, England’s Swervedriver returned to Boston last Saturday for a show performing two of their classic albums back to back.

Warpaint played Brighton Music Hall – 9/6

Warpaint played Brighton Music Hall – 9/6

Dreamy LA post-punk group Warpaint returned to Boston on Wednesday for a show at Brighton supported by local trio Lady Pills. 

Sheer Mag played The Sinclair – 8/31

Sheer Mag played The Sinclair – 8/31

Philly rockers Sheer Mag headlined their biggest Boston show yet at The Sinclair on Thursday, with support from Lost Balloons and Haram. 

Simon Joyner played Middle East Upstairs – 8/28

Simon Joyner played Middle East Upstairs – 8/28

Omaha singer/songwriter Simon Joyner made a rare east coast appearance at the Middle East’s Upstairs wing on Monday night with support from Damon & Naomi and David Nance. 

Rozwell Kid played Middle East Upstairs – 8/5

Rozwell Kid played Middle East Upstairs – 8/5

West Virginia upstarts Rozwell Kid headlined the very sold-out Middle East Up on Saturday night alongside Chris Farren, Great Grandpa and Leaner. 

Thurston Moore played The Sinclair – 7/20

Thurston Moore played The Sinclair – 7/20

Former Sonic Youth co-leader Thurston Moore headlined Cambridge’s Sinclair last Thursday night in support of his latest full-length, Rock n Roll Consciousness. 

Thou played ONCE Ballroom – 6/30

Thou played ONCE Ballroom – 6/30

A towering bill headlined by Louisiana sludge metal masters Thou tore through Somerville’s ONCE on the last night of June. 

A Farewell to 135 Morrissey

A Farewell to 135 Morrissey

As you may have heard, my employer The Boston Globe recently relocated from its longtime home at 135 Morrissey Boulevard in Dorchester to a shiny new headquarters on State Street downtown. On our final days at the old building, armed with rolls of expired Tri-X film […]

Major Stars and Feral Ohms played ZuZu – 6/19

Major Stars and Feral Ohms played ZuZu – 6/19

Locals Major Stars and Oakland’s Feral Ohms whipped up a heavy-psych firestorm at Cambridge’s ZuZu on a recent Monday night, with support from NYC’s Honey. 

Endless Boogie played Deep Thoughts – 6/3

Endless Boogie played Deep Thoughts – 6/3

New York City psych-jammers Endless Boogie gave a rare Boston performance on a recent Saturday night at Jamaica Plain’s Deep Thoughts, with support from locals Death Pesos and Steep Leans.