Avoiding pat formulas and enlisting unexpected aides de camp are probably the only ways that Bob Weir and his fellow founding Grateful Dead mates can avoid turning into a stale nostalgia act.
The guy who once seemed dangerous and mysterious as frontman for Jane’s Addiction proved earnestly accessible to fans.
May 2019 pushed far on the Summer Hit front.
The best (or worst, depending on your preferences) aspect to Boston Calling has become its attention to youth-centric subcultures that have blown mainstream in DJs/electronic music and hip-hop.
Play It Loud is porn for musicians and fans who fetishize the tools of the trade.
“Since the late ‘60s I’ve been up and down the Northeast corridor, and Boston’s always one of our favorite stops.”
This month focuses on contemporary country-rap. It’s high time we take note of a fledgling genre on the verge of mass popularity.
The music Nick Waterhouse performs (almost all of which he writes) is consistently retro—not to mention relentlessly danceable and fun.
“Forgiveness is the key and love is the answer… Have a good Jazz Fest, but also have a good life.”
Luckily for us, after playing the occasional electrifying concert date over the years, Nervous Eaters is reuniting once again.