Expectation can be a tough frame to remove. Guilt arises when you feel that you’re not living up to a certain standard, and fear causes anxiety when you feel like you’ve lost yourself or can no longer discern whether an […]
In recent years Boston has become known as a hotbed of innovation in bluegrass music. Bands like Crooked Still, The Infamous Stringdusters, Chasing Blue, The Lonely Heartstring Band, and the Boston Boys have either come together in the American Roots […]
One of the things I love most about the Boston music community is that musicians support their performing friends. This was in evidence on a recent Sunday evening (typically not a busy night for shows) when Corporate Punk performed at […]
I was not surprised to see that Club Passim would host a CD release show for Sean Trischka’s debut album, The Shuffle. It was an ideal space for Trischka and his friends to perform in front of an audience that […]
This was a show I decided to attend merely because it sounded interesting – a Boston-based musician and friends performing Michael Jackson’s Thriller on Halloween afternoon. What could be bad about that? As it turned out, it was a fantastic […]
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