Reviews 

Turnover and Turnstile lead eclectic showcase at Concord Music Hall

Hardcore and indie, dream pop collided when Turnover played a nearly sold-out show at Concord Music Hall on Thursday (May 2). Featuring Chicago band Vortex along with Reptaliens and Turnstile, it was a jarring night that shifted between sweaty, in your face music to slow, mellow easy-going vibes. On paper, it’s a lineup that shouldn’t work and in some ways, it doesn’t, but it made for a memorable if weird concert. As people milled about shopping merch and ordering drinks, local act Vortex hit the stage without warning. Foregoing introductions,…

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Reviews 

Music Discovery: Providing Gems of the Week, January 21st

In the fast paced world we live in, it’s hard for a lot of readers to sit down and find the ‘needle in the haystack’ of musicians. Platforms such as SoundCloud, Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal make it more accessible for us to discover music on the go. What I want to do, is share that needle, the gem amongst the thousands of artists continuously posting to the web. Scouring for those artists that I can’t wait to share and to see what they will release next. Any genre, new…

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On the Radar: Janet Jackson on tour, Beyonce’s $300 Lemonade, new BFMV release + More

What’s on the radar this week? Janet Jackson announces new tour dates, Beyonce announces a ridiculous boxset, and Bullet For My Valentine are back with a live album. All this and more On the Radar. Janet Jackson announces new North American tour dates; hopefully won’t cancel again Janet Jackson had her share of ups and downs last year. On one hand, she had her first baby with ex-husband Wissam Al Mana, on the other, she repeatedly postponed tour dates and pissed off a lot of people. She promised fans she’d…

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