The British indie rock band Bloc Party recently became the third act in the RadioBDC "Live in the Lab" series.  Watch and listen.

drwanderlust:

Charles Bradley tore down the house.
Ryan Gosling watching said house being torn down in the background, up in the risers.

-Dr.

Coldplay rocks the house at TD Garden 
Coldplay was so clearly meant for arenas that it’s hard to imagine how it arrived there in the first place.
(MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS)

Coldplay rocks the house at TD Garden

Coldplay was so clearly meant for arenas that it’s hard to imagine how it arrived there in the first place.

(MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS)

CD REVIEW | R&B
Frank Ocean, “Channel Orange” 
The R&B singer’s major-label debut is a bold declaration from an artist who finally feels free to express himself.

CD REVIEW | R&B

Frank Ocean, “Channel Orange”

The R&B singer’s major-label debut is a bold declaration from an artist who finally feels free to express himself.

IDEAS
When computers listen to music, what do they hear? 
A new generation of scholars is turning music into data - and uncovering truths beyond human ears.
(Globe Staff Digital Illustration)

IDEAS

When computers listen to music, what do they hear?

A new generation of scholars is turning music into data - and uncovering truths beyond human ears.

(Globe Staff Digital Illustration)

Tags #music    #computers    #data    #technology    #art    #Shazam    #iPhone   

For the rockers of the Baseball Project, it’s all about the game
The band, which plays the House of Blues Foundation Room on Saturday, writes emotionally sympathetic songs on often complex topics that revolve around the national pastime.
(RENATA STEINER)

For the rockers of the Baseball Project, it’s all about the game

The band, which plays the House of Blues Foundation Room on Saturday, writes emotionally sympathetic songs on often complex topics that revolve around the national pastime.

(RENATA STEINER)

MUSIC REVIEW
Roger Waters creates an even cooler ‘Wall’ at Fenway 
Waters’s stadium-size version of the production he first launched two years ago in arenas is a dramatic improvement to the show’s inherent sensory overload. 
(MATTHEW J. LEE/GLOBE STAFF)

MUSIC REVIEW

Roger Waters creates an even cooler ‘Wall’ at Fenway

Waters’s stadium-size version of the production he first launched two years ago in arenas is a dramatic improvement to the show’s inherent sensory overload.

(MATTHEW J. LEE/GLOBE STAFF)

SCENE & HEARD
’90s slow-core pioneers Codeine return 
Codeine was a Sub Pop band during the heyday of alternative rock, and carved out a small niche that created its own legacy.
(NUMERO GROUP)

SCENE & HEARD

’90s slow-core pioneers Codeine return

Codeine was a Sub Pop band during the heyday of alternative rock, and carved out a small niche that created its own legacy.

(NUMERO GROUP)

Roger Waters brings epic ‘The Wall’ tour to Fenway Park 
One of the biggest tours ever undertaken comes to Boston, but for Roger Waters, “The Wall” is as intimate as it is epic.
(SEAN EVANS)

Roger Waters brings epic ‘The Wall’ tour to Fenway Park

One of the biggest tours ever undertaken comes to Boston, but for Roger Waters, “The Wall” is as intimate as it is epic.

(SEAN EVANS)

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK
Before he was mayor of Margaritaville… 
At 65, Jimmy Buffett is in a class of musicians whose early work has been overshadowed by what came after it.

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK

Before he was mayor of Margaritaville…

At 65, Jimmy Buffett is in a class of musicians whose early work has been overshadowed by what came after it.