Archive for November, 2015

Weakened Friends @ The Sinclair 11.25.2015

Weakened Friends @ The Sinclair 11.25.2015

Weakened Friends were a loud, beautifully bummed-out, ’90s-inspired indie rock gut punch at The Daykamp Poster & Photo Show.


Black Friday is still terrible. Supporting local art isn’t.

Black Friday is still terrible. Supporting local art isn't.

Here’s a quick list of alternative ways to spend your hard earned dollars than fighting crowds at the chain stores.


Friends of Fred – “Ode to the Somerville Turkey (Fred’s Song)” (2011)

Friends of Fred - "Ode to the Somerville Turkey (Fred's Song)" (2011)

This is a song from Friends of Fred. It’s about a turkey.


Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys – “Where’s Your Ghost” (2015)

Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys - "Where's Your Ghost" (2015)

“Where’s Your Ghost” is the first single off Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys’ upcoming Come Black Magic.


Goddamn Draculas – “Bethany” (2015)

Goddamn Draculas - "Bethany" (2015)

Do I have a new favorite Goddamn Draculas song? I think I do.


Black Friday is terrible. Do your holiday shopping at The Daykamp Poster & Photo Show.

Black Friday is terrible. Do your holiday shopping at The Daykamp Poster & Photo Show.

There will be loads of cool new merch available at The Daykamp Poster & Photo Show.


Orchids – Mystic (2015)

Orchids - Mystic (2015)

I may be the least qualified person to write about the debut EP from Orchids.


The Wrong Shapes – “Stuck” (2015)

The Wrong Shapes - "Stuck" (2015)

The Wrong Shapes’ November single loops and dives in mid-tempo, mid-fi melancholy.


Airport @ Lizard Lounge 11.6.2015

Airport @ Lizard Lounge 11.6.2015

This is Airport. Bands don’t come much better.


Sinnet – “Houdini Hands” (2015)

Sinnet - "Houdini Hands" (2015)

Sinnet are masters of creating cool ambiance with their slightly off-kilter pop songs.