Join us as we count down our favorite albums of 2017, ranging from our local favorites to nationally-acclaimed albums. This is the first of two parts.
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Words by Lindsey Anderson Photos in slideshow by Kara Kokinos After spending weeks singing ‘Blue Light’ & ‘Truth or Dare’ into an orange wide tooth comb, the time had come for me to hear these bops live. On a disrespectfully cold November in Cambridge, I attended my first Kelela show and my soul left my body. […]
Catch Kelela as she brings her personal brand of black excellence to the Middle East Downstairs on 11/11.
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