| Oct 13, 2011
| 3:32 AM
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On his third full-length studio album, Between the Needles and Nightfall, tracked in three days by engineer Bryce Goggin and then looped, cut, manipulated and poured over for weeks, Brooklyn-based pianist Marco Benevento...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:25 PM
• Thursday: Heather Maloney, $10-$13. 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton; Rocky Loves Emily, Move Out West, the Fates, the Runaround, Pilotside, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford.
• Friday: Chubby Checker, 8 p.m. Mohegan...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 12:35 PM
Former NRBQ guitarist and Nashville songwriter Al Anderson practically lives at the Iron Horse Music Hall this week, starting with two shows that reuinite him with his late-'60s buds the Wildweeds (Ray Zeiner, Al Lepak, Jr. and Andy Lepak) on Monday and...
| May 27, 2011
| 1:02 PM
No, Free Music Friday isn't starting the holiday weekend early. It's just running a bit behind. You know how it goes.
Today's track comes from the Portland, Ore., band Typhoon. What does it sound like? Well, it's complicated. You'll find rattling...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 6:58 AM
J. Mascis, Lou Barlow and Emmett Jefferson Murphy III (“Murph”) recorded the first Dinosaur album (the “Jr.” was added later because of a name dispute) at a home studio near Northampton in 1985. Three years later, Bug, their...