Watch Loone play a few of their new songs live for us at Allston’s Studio 52, and catch them Thursday with LVL UP and Littlefoot at the Middl East Upstairs.
Tagged alyssa kai, ampere, cam boucher, cameron boucher, Felix Walworth, live music, live session, loone, matthew hamer, sorority noise, Studio 52, told slant, will kennedy
Read through and stream our staff’s favorite songs of the year!
Tagged 2016 songs, a moon shaped pool, best songs 2016, best songs of 2016, blonde, car seat headrest, Childish Gambino, favorite songs 2016, food court, food court band, food court providence, Frank Ocean, frank ocean blonde, Hinds, hinds band, jamie rhode, Krill, krill band, krill boston, Lady Lamb, lady lamb the beekeeper, mal devisa, Radiohead, Rihanna, songs of 2016, told slant, twin peaks, twin peaks band, warehouse, warehouse atlanta, warehouse band, Will Toledo
Read through the first part of our favorite albums of the year where we reflect on local and national releases from 2016.
Tagged 2016 albums, a tribe called quest, albums of the year, andy shauf, Animal Faces, atcq, avalanches, best albums of 2016, best albums of the year, best of 2016, Beyonce, big thief, bon iver, camp cope, chairlift, Childish Gambino, Christine Varriale, David Bowie, fakear, favorite albums of 2016, favorite albums of the year, florist, Horse Jumper of Love, kaytranada, Kendrick Lamar, Kid Mountain, lemonade, Margaret Glaspy, nicholas jaar, oompa, Quilt, quilt band, Rihanna, sunflower bean, tancred, the hotelier, told slant, tribe called quest, weaves, Xenia Rubinos, Yeesh, young thug
The Hotelier’s Christian Holden talks love, lyrics, and inclusivity ahead of the release of their newest album, Goodness, out today (5/27).
Navigating the stars is hard. A couple weird astrology enthusiasts at Allston Pudding are here to help. Let us provide you with monthly synchronous soundtracks, and some planetary advice along the way.
Tagged 2016, astrology, auva, Bat House, bent knee, clair morgan, column, Frankie Cosmos, Fucko, Girlpool, horoscope, IAN, Julia Easterlin, julia nunes, leapling, Marissa Nadler, Rubbleb, Run Forever, told slant, Waxahatchee, wet, zodiac, Zodiac Trax
We list out all of the albums we’re looking forward to in 2016.
Tagged 2 inch astronaut, Andrew Sadoway, Animal Collective, attic abasement, autolux, Azealia Banks, Bat House, Beck, Bent Shapes, Big Ups, Black Beach, brand new, chairlift, Christine Varriale, chromatics, Daughter, deftones, Doug Tuttle, Drake, Dump Him, earring, eleanor friedberger, florist, Frank Ocean, Free Pizza, Fucko, G.L.O.S.S., gloss, gorillaz, gza, halfsour, Hinds, Horse Jumper of Love, IAN, ian band, ian boston, Kal Marks, Kanye West, Kindling, La Sera, leapling, liz phair, long gone, Lost Film, m83, Mitski, Modest Mouse, most anticipated 2016, museyroom, mutual benefit, Nice Guys, nice guys boston, pj harvey, porches, Radiator Hospital, Radiohead, Run the Jewels, Salty Greyhound, Savages, sia, Skinny Bones, Soft Fangs, Spirit of the Beehive, Swearin, Tegan & Sara, Tegan and Sara, the frights, told slant, tortoise, twin peaks, two inch astronaut, ty segall, Washer
Review by Jenny Usovicz Photos by Christine Varriale There were many familiar faces at the Girlpool shows October 5 and October 6 at the Middle East in Cambridge, advice both in the crowd and on stage, purchase considering that opening acts IAN (10/5) and Gracie (10/6) are locals. I used to work with Gracie drummer […]
Tagged Cleo Tucker, Epoch Collective, Eskimeaux, Felix Walworth, Girlpool, gracie, Harmony Tividad, IAN, Jennifer Usovicz, Middle East Downstairs, Middle East Upstairs, Sam Potrykus, The Boston Hassle, told slant, Travis Hagan, When The World Was Big
The duo discusses Elliott Smith and safe spaces before their back-to-back Middle East shows.
Tagged Either/Or, Elliott Smith, Eskimeaux, Girlpool, gracie, IAN, Lauren Moquin, Middle East, Middle East Cambridge, Middle East Club, Middle East Downstairs, The Middle East Downstairs, told slant, Wichita Recordings
Rocktober is upon us. Here’s a guide to what shows to go to this month in and around Boston.
Tagged Animal Flag, aye nako, Beauty Pill, Bent Shapes, Blood Club, boston hassle, Brighton Music Hall, Built to Spill, Chance the Rapper, Christine Varriale, Coach and Sons, dinoczar, Dirty Dishes, Disipline, Eskimeaux, Fast Apple, FKA Cum Bong, Girlpool, gracie, Great Scott, Growwing Pains, House of Blues, IAN, joanna gruesome, Kal Marks, King of Cats, Krill, Kurt Vile, Left & Right, Meat Wave, Middle East, Middle East Club, Middle East Downstairs, Middle East Upstairs, Milk, Mina's World, Moor Mother Goddess, O'Briens, Paradise, peaches, Protomartyr, rachel hael, rocktober, Rye Pines, silent barn, Soft Fangs, The Channels, The Dirty Nil, Thighmaster, told slant, Ursula, Waxahatchee
Slept on getting your tickets to the Girlpool show on October 6 at the Middle East? It’s gonna be okay!