Weekly Wrap-Up: 7/18/16

It's summer music festival time in New England. Outside the Box took to the Common last week, and this coming weekend is Newport Folk. Here's the rest of the news from the local music scene this past week. WGBH Joins VuHaus As Berklee hosts the Open...

Weekly Wrap-Up: 6/26/16

Pro tip for your upcoming summer: playing with SPF 4 is a dangerous game. Which is why I’ve now switched back to SPF 8. NPR’s All Songs Considered Audience Names Honeysuckle Best New Music Bob Boilen’s segment is like a singles mixer you actually...
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Weekly Wrap-Up: 6/19/16

What a week for new music! Sarah Jarosz, who's at Iron Horse on the 26th and The Sinclair on the 38th, just released her new album, Undercurrent. And Margaret Glaspy's "Emotions and the Math," the debut LP for the singer who graced the Club Passim and Lizard...

Weekly Wrap-Up: 6/12/16

It's been a difficult and heartbreaking weekend in the news. For those of you who will be attending the Aeronaut Neighborhood Nights Allston, put on by local music scene supporters and brewery Aeronaut, keep in mind 100% of the beer sales from...

Weekly Wrap-Up: 6/6/16

I thought I'd start this week's wrap-up with a short poem. Pollen Haiku Red eyes, itchy nose I think I've swallowed sandpaper So f**k you, pollen   "Play Me, I'm Yours" Returns to Boston Artist Luke Jerram's traveling, hands-on arts...

Weekly Wrap-Up: 5/15/16

It's a week of new releases! Infuse your playlists with some fresh tunes and make your friends jealous with your ability to always find the next cool act. How do you do it? Folk Trio Lula Wiles Releases Video for "Sorrow Be The Bird" Taking place...
The Takeover

Weekly Wrap-Up: 5/8/16

College commencement season is underway. Undergrads at UMass Amherst and Northeastern walk this weekend and BU students are preparing to do so next weekend. As grads get ready to throw their caps into the air, we were busy collecting the latest in Boston's...

Weekly Wrap Up: 5/1/16

I believe Spring has truly sprung now. Right? Right?! Tall Heights Mixes Old and New in "Holding On, Holding Out" Video There’s something mystical about a video shot in reverse, and Tall Heights’ new music video for “Holding On, Holding Out” is...