Entertainment

By - 10/11/15 - 11:45 pm
Honk

Greg Cook took in the tenth annual Honk festival, both yesterday.

Mark watched today's parade: Read more.

By - 10/11/15 - 10:52 pm
Keytar Bear and young fan

Liz photographed her son Rainier with Keytar Bear today.

By - 10/11/15 - 9:38 pm

Robert Caplis asks:

Dear Boston: what songs would you include for a Hub-centric playlist? Either about the city or artists from the city.

By - 10/11/15 - 10:34 am
Illuminus art

Stevil went to Illuminus on Lansdowne Street last night:

Shadow Hand Another installation had light projected from above - and pressure and shadow impacted the shapes projected on a pad below.

Copyright Stevil. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 10/11/15 - 9:01 am
Prudential lit up for HubBoston and Illuminous

Grace Holley looked up from Illuminus on Lansdowne Street to see the Prudential lit up in honor of both it and HubWeek.

By - 10/8/15 - 3:33 pm

Boston University and the Huntington Theatre Company released a joint press release yesterday announcing they were dissolving their 33-year old partnership. As a result, Huntington will have to vacate their facility at 264 Huntington Ave. BU will immediately list that property for sale, along with the two buildings adjacent. Read more.

By - 9/30/15 - 11:07 am

The US Attorney's office reports five members of Teamsters Local 25 were arrested today on extortion charges for allegedly trying to get jobs out of the producers of Top Chef when it filmed in the Boston area last year. Read more.

By - 9/26/15 - 10:47 pm
Chromeo at Boston Calling

Beth went to Boston Calling and saw Chromeo.

Earlier in the day, Mike Ball took in the Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival, including a performance by Felix Peikli and the Royal Flush Quintet: Read more.

By - 9/24/15 - 3:29 pm

The Montreal Gazette talks to former Canadiens enforcer Chris "Knuckles" Nilan about "Black Mass." Seems Nilan was once married to Whitey's stepdaughter, so he's obviously qualified to talk about the movie. Also, he's "a product of Boston’s rough-and-tumble West Roxbury," the Gazette reports. Read more.

By - 9/21/15 - 3:47 pm

The Emerald Necklace Conservancy is pleased to announce a new fundraising event, Emerald Necklace YogaFest, to be held on October 4 at Clemente Field in the Back Bay Fens, Boston. The event will run from 9 am to 3pm and include morning and afternoon yoga classes, demonstrations, a pop-up marketplace, food trucks, raffles and more. Featured yoga instructors are Cara Gilman, of Sweat and Soul Yoga; Dan Steel, of Coolidge Corner Yoga and Izzy VanHall, AcroYoga instructor. The event welcomes all levels of yoga experience – from first-timers to practiced yogis!

By - 9/17/15 - 3:13 pm

This video shows people playing a part of a song on a piano placed in Central Square on July 18 as part of the Hands Movement.

Participants were taught how to play a part of an original song, and then filmed as they performed it. In the end, a video captured the many different hands and participants coming together to make one complete song.

By - 9/15/15 - 8:50 pm

Collin Fedor thought they were great, wonders if anybody knows who they are.

By - 9/15/15 - 7:18 pm
Johnny Depp in Coolidge Corner in Brookline

Depp (in salmon) shakes hands on Harvard Street. Photo by Brookline PD.

Brookline Police have been chronicling the arrival of Black Mass stars at the Coolidge Corner - and handling crowd control - this evening, for the movie's premiere.

By - 9/12/15 - 6:08 pm
Klezmer music during Roslindale Porch Fest

Feeling the Klezmer on Washington Street.

Some 45 groups and individual musicians performed across Roslindale today in the first Roslindale Porch Fest.

Mark O'Neill took in several performances: Read more.

By - 9/10/15 - 2:04 pm
Roslindale Porch Fest

The Roslindale Arts Alliance lists and maps the bands that will play in Roslindale's first Porch Fest between 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. on Saturday - from jazz and Celtic music to pop and klezmer.

By - 9/5/15 - 3:45 pm

Vanyaland reports the owners of the Fenway music venue have shut it for good.