Shows

  • Weekend with Nothing @ Great Scott [Show Review]

    By Dillon Riley on January 30, 2014
    Any knowledgable reader of this here blog probably knows the deal on Brooklyn-by-way-of-Oakland shoegazers Weekend, but let’s do a brief recap. After dropping a dark, damp, and heavy Mary Chain-baiting debut LP, the former Bay Area stalwarts jumped ship to Brooklyn where they reinvented themselves as a moody post-punk troop. Where Sports relied on thick, syrupy guitars to highlight the […]
  • Mutual Benefit @ Great Scott [Show Review]

    By Ben on January 21, 2014
    Nomadic singer/songwriter Jordan Lee had a huge 2013 with his baroque-pop project Mutual Benefit. Alongside a name-making and critically acclaimed record, the still-heart breaking Love’s Crushing Diamond, Lee also brought along a fully fleshed-out live group for several high-profile gigs to recognize the expansive vision of folk-pop oddities. To open this new year, Lee and his band of Beneficiaries, (we couldn’t […]
  • Fuck Buttons Interview + Show Review

    By Cameron on November 7, 2013
    Sunday night in Cambridge at the Sinclair, which has quickly become one of Boston’s greatest hubs of music since it’s opening last year, the noise infested duo Fuck Buttons from the UK graced us with their presence. Andrew Hung and Benjamin Power have been making music together since 2004 and their abrasive electronic sound quickly grew a following. Since then […]
  • I Love Techno 2013 [Festival Preview]

    By Cyrus on November 6, 2013
    It’s about that time for the infamous I Love Techno festival in Ghent, Belgium!  Taking place on Sunday, November 9th, the festival is one of Germany’s most famed events for a true electronic experience, and for the past 19 years it’s attracted over 35,000 worldly visitors to each event.  With past years featuring major artists such as Justice, Major Lazer, […]
  • Detonate: Halloween Thriller Edition ft. Goshfather & Jinco @Temple SF [10/31]

    By Brandon on October 21, 2013
    SF’s Madmen are at it again with something devious for Halloween.  San Francisco may offer a deluge of fine parties on the holiday, but Metrojolt has their money on Detonate: Halloween Thriller.  Here’s why. Headliners Goshfather & Jinco have become synonymous with Hollywood / Vegas nightlife and electronic music in Southern California. The duo, composed of Jeremy Berger (Jinco) & […]