Category archives for: Music Scene

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Music Review: Everything Will Be Alright in the End

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-It’s been a long time since Weezer was really on the scene. It’s only been four years since the release of Hurley, but in the music industry that can be an eternity. With a string of hits, the band saw a sudden decline with the last two albums and they didn’t release much for [...]

Music Review: Mandatory Fun

Music Review: Mandatory Fun

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts-  He has managed to remain relevant after nearly 30 years in the music industry. He is a God in the eyes of middle schoolers at heart. When Chamillionaire, Nelly, and Coolio have all faded into obscurity, one man has risen from their ashes like an accordion-wielding phoenix: Weird Al Yankovic. With the onset [...]

Music Review: Memory Palace

Music Review: Memory Palace

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- With summer officially in full swing, a litany of new albums to take with you to the beach and road trips have swarmed the markets. Some rise to prominence like Jack White’s latest album, while others remain dormant waiting to be discovered. One of those discoveries is Memory Palace, the debut LP from the [...]

Music Review: Turn Blue

Music Review: Turn Blue

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts- It has been almost three years since The Black Keys graced the world with a new album, but that has not stopped their momentum. Since 2011’s El Camino, the Akron duo of Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney have steadily become one of the most popular alternative rock bands in the country. Their next album [...]

Music Review: Freres Lapierre

Music Review: Freres Lapierre

Shewsbury, Massachusetts- The Lapierre Brothers haven’t released any new songs to the world since their last EP Adult Sandwiches in 2012. That’s because they’ve been hard at work getting to record in a professional studio instead of their basement in Greenfield, Mass. The production of their debut full-length album has been met with some delays. It [...]

Marc Cohn brings a bit of Memphis right here to Boston

Marc Cohn brings a bit of Memphis right here to Boston

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Nothing can ever possibly compare to seeing a brilliant artist here in Boston, on one of those gorgeous spring and summer days when the city is at it’s finest. This wasn’t one of those times, however, as we had a foot of sleet and slush throughout the hours leading up to Marc [...]

Phish announces plans for 2014 tour

Phish announces plans for 2014 tour

Phish will kick off its 2014 summer tour on July 1 at XFINITY Center in Mansfield, MA and celebrate the Fourth of July with a three-night stand at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, NY (July 3-5). There will be numerous waterside dates – including the band’s first shows on New York City’s Randall’s [...]

David Crosby Solo Tour Rocks New York City!

David Crosby Solo Tour Rocks New York City!

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Without question, one of the most anticipated solo CD releases of the year was destined to be David Crosby’s new CD “Croz,” his first solo record in two decades. Speaking as one of the first to hear it, I can tell you that it truly is a masterpiece. To those who have [...]

Stephen Stills and The Rides – A Wild Trip Through Time and Space

Stephen Stills and The Rides – A Wild Trip Through Time and Space

SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – As a veteran concert goer, and self-professed CSN aficionado, I pretty much know what to expect when I go to see Stephen Stills perform, namely a fantastic example of Rock and Roll at it’s best, with flawless vocals, screaming guitar licks, and brilliant musical compositions put out by a 50 year veteran [...]

Graham Nash exhibit dazzles once again at Ocean Galleries

Graham Nash exhibit dazzles once again at Ocean Galleries

STONE HARBOR, New Jersey – To anyone who may have questioned whether the Jersey shore had recovered from Hurricane Sandy, they needed only to walk through the stunning town of Stone Harbor this afternoon, as Ocean Galleries owners Kim and Josh Miller graciously hosted their second gallery show featuring the work of rock and roll [...]

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