Archive for June, 2012

Parlour Bells – “Airwaves” (2012)

“Airwaves” is a sentimental reflection on the state of Boston radio in June of 2012.


Eddie Japan @ Precinct 6.22.2012

Eddie Japan @ Precinct 6.22.2012

It’s pretty remarkable how effortlessly the guys in Eddie Japan can blend musical styles.


The Rationales @ Precinct 6.22.2012

The Rationales @ Precinct 6.22.2012

Great songs have always been a trademark of The Rationales.


The Vivs @ Precinct 6.22.2012

The Vivs @ Precinct 6.22.2012

Here are The Vivs at Precinct.


The Franc Graham Band @ Precinct 6.22.2012

The Franc Graham Band @ Precinct 6.22.2012

The Franc Graham Band mixes a low rock aesthetic with traditional songwriting and modern arrangements.


Garvy J. And The Secret Pockets Of Hope And Resistance – “Celebrate” (2011)

Garvy J And The Secret Pockets Of Hope And Resistance were one of the standout bands of the 2012 Rock ‘N’ Roll Rumble. This song was one of the big reasons why.


Tallahassee @ T.T. The Bear’s Place 6.15.2012

Tallahassee @ T.T. The Bear's Place 6.15.2012

Tallahassee played TT’s Friday night. It’s as hotter than Tallahassee around these parts today. Coincidence? Probably.


The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library @ T.T. The Bear’s Place 6.15.2012

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library @ T.T. The Bear's Place 6.15.2012

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library experimented with playing along to a silent movie they made.


Cask Mouse @ T.T. The Bear’s Place 6.15.2012

Cask Mouse @ T.T. The Bear's Place 6.15.2012

I love Cask Mouse.


Velah @ T.T. The Bear’s Place 6.15.2012

Velah @ T.T. The Bear's Place 6.15.2012

While some bands take years to settle into their sound, Velah seem to have emerged with a fully formed musical identity.