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