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  • Blogs

    March 20, 2014

    Speedy Ortiz on underground comics, poster art and Livejournal: An interview with illustrations

    Speedy Ortiz (due Saturday, March 22, at Moe's Original Bar B Que) from Northampton, Massachusetts came out of the solo side-project of singer-guitarist Sadie Dupuis when she was a member of the rock band Quilty. Taking the project's moniker from a story in the influential underground comic series, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Patrick Stump is basically a very talented, very wealthy kid

    ​Patrick Stump's long-delayed solo debut, Soul Punk, will allegedly, finally be out sometime in February. Up front: We think it's going to be incredible. Stump has taken an unconventional tack in promoting his solo career, best exemplified by last week's elaborate a cappella medley of all the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    A half-dozen reasons why I'm gaga for Gaga

    ​Eclectic taste I may claim to have, but my favorite tunes usually fall into a category I like to call "cry rock" -- if it's likely to make me stare wistfully and pensively out of a coffee shop window while I hack away in my metaphorical Livejournal, I probably love it. So I was as surprised ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Social-media Frankenstein

    ​Every day, I use multiple social media services to work, stay in touch with friends and keep up to date with what's going on in the world. Half an hour on MySpace here, twenty minutes of Facebook there, and a quick look at Twitter every hour -- it adds up. So, until the future I predicted h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2009

    Twitter Tuesday: Mr. Cargo, our featured Twit

    Mr. Cargo​Last week, we asked actual twits why we should follow them. We received many amusing responses from lots of people, including an unreasonable amount from one Mr. Cargo (@defconqueso) who gets th enod this week for both his dogged persistence in winning us over, and the fact he's actu ... More >>

  • Music

    September 21, 2006

    Home Run

    The Highlands House Concert Series makes its mark.