As people who think about, talk about, write about, listen to and make music, it's not surprising that the most common (and favorite) topic of conversation among us is the same: "What are you listening to right now?" Stick a quarter in us, and, boy, wouldn't you know it, off we go, on and on about t ... More >>
Mustangs and Madras farewell show With Get Three Coffins Ready, Only Thunder, the Gunshy and Git Some Saturday, January 23, 2010 3 Kings Tavern Better Than: Virtually every other five-band bill I've seen. Tom MurphyGet Three Coffins Ready The five members of Get Three Coffins Ready played t ... More >>
Friday, February 15, Bluebird Theater, 1-866-468-7624.
From blues to kiddie core, the year 2001 was an odyssey in local music. Backbeat writers remember the best.
For Maraca Five-O, instro-rock means catchin' an asphalt wave.
The Railbenders' take on traditional country is gaining momentum.
After writing for more than 400 films, Ennio Morricone remains the man with one name
Paula Frazer artfully crosses the country divide with Tarnation. As a solo artist, she sticks more to the shadows.