LIVE REVIEWS: June 2008

Comment on any Live Review in Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know what you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board ANDREA GILLIS BAND Plough & Stars, Cambridge MA 4/26/08 As expected, it’s a good size crowd at the Plough tonight—after all, it’s not every year they book the Rumble Finals into such a tiny venue. Arriving late, I manage to miss the other finalists but luckily I’m right … Read More >>

LIVE REVIEWS: May 2008

Comment on any Live Review in  Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know what you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board DUKE LEVINE Atwood’s, Cambridge, MA 3/31/08 Tonight’s the final night of Duke Levine’s Monday night residency at Atwood’s. A capacity crowd gathers and shrugs off their responsibility to get a good night’s sleep for their job or classes, for tonight is about one thing and one thing only—amazing … Read More >>

LIVE REVIEWS: April 2008

  Comment on any Live Review in the April Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know what you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board DREAMCHILD Gotharama The Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge, MA 3/8/08 Gotharama is a dungeon freak show for the perverse and afflicted—my kind of Americans! Dreamchild’s set begins with a harp—“Its time to listen up motherfuckers” the strings seem to sing. Cheryl belts out deliciously devilish lyrics … Read More >>

LIVE REVIEWS: March 2008

  Comment on any Live Review in the March Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know what you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board GOZU O’Brien’s, Allston, MA 1/31/08 I’m eagerly huffing down Harvard Ave. to see the soon-to-be legendary band that is Gozu. Featuring members of Superhoney, Wargasm, Trip Hammer, I am expecting this set to rock! To my chagrin, Gozu’s first show has sold out the meager … Read More >>

LIVE REVIEWS: February 2008

MeandJOANCOLLINS Comment on any Live Review in February's Reader's Respo™ Make sure you title your comment so we know what you're talking about. You can also discuss local music 24/7 at The Noise Board MEandJOANCOLLINS, I HAVE EARS, AD FRANK Cantab, Cambridge MA MARLENE SILVA photo show closing Zuzu, Cambridge, MA 1/4/08 I head out early in the evening to Zuzu to see Marlene Silva’s photo show before it comes down. The place is already full and it’s a little … Read More >>

LIVE REVIEWS: December 2007

  LYRES Cavestomp Garage Festacular Warsaw, Brooklyn, NY 11/4/07 It’s a blast rockin’ with Lyres at a party of 400-plus international cave stompers. My much better half, Billy Borgioli, says, “Except for The Sonics, all these bands are Lyres-in-training and they’ve got a long way to go!” Moreover it is Lyres, not Britney’s former boy toy, who are bringing sexy back with the horny dynamo “Soapy.” This one is supercharged with the entire Lyres lovin’ crowd singin’ backup with no coercion necessary from the band. … Read More >>