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.

By - 8/29/15 - 2:54 pm
Ghostbusters car

Mark spotted the Ghostbustermobile being towed from Cambridge to Boston over the Charles by way of the Mass. Ave. Bridge today.

Ghostbuster car
By - 8/26/15 - 6:02 pm
Musician tries to muscle Keytar Bear off downtown corner

Seconds after the shove.

At 5:43 p.m., a shocked Abby Cirella reported from State and Congress:

Keytar Bear was just pushed by other local musician.

Why would anybody push Keytar Bear? She continues: Read more.

By - 8/17/15 - 8:42 am

It's like regular yoga, except with face paint and glow sticks. WBUR reports.

Like most yoga classes, this one ends with everyone in corpse poses - releasing their thoughts and stresses with deep breathing and mediation. But there’s a twist, as glitter confetti drops from above.

By - 8/16/15 - 12:21 pm
Fire twirler in Somerville's Union Square

Greg Cook took in the Ignite festival in Union Square last night.

By - 8/8/15 - 11:32 pm

Mallory Mathias couldn't get enough of the "amazing sound" at the Need to Breathe show at the Bue Hills Bank Pavilion on the South Boston waterfront tonight.

By - 8/8/15 - 11:22 pm
Tanglewood simulcast concert in Copley Square

Stevil took in the Tanglewood 75th-anniversary simulcast in Copley Square tonight.

the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 8/3/15 - 10:01 am

The Jamaica Plain News listens as the Egleston Square record-store owner tells its story - and his.

By - 8/3/15 - 12:30 am

Chris Lovett posted photos from Berklee College's annual Jazz at the Fort concert.

By - 7/31/15 - 6:43 pm
Dancing guy in Downtown Crossing in Boston

Tom McLaughlin was enjoying the dancing by Downtown Crossing's newest character this afternoon when a cranky jerk demanded police do something about him. McLaughlin reports that as officers were talking to dancer guy and getting him to pack up, crank guy started screaming "faggot" at him, because, of course, haters gonna hate. McLaughlin adds: Read more.

By - 7/30/15 - 9:32 pm

Yes, the movie on how the Globe Spotlight team took on Bernie Law is coming out soon.

You can also read the Phoenix story that actually broke the news before the Spotlight team.

By - 7/27/15 - 12:34 am

Our own Ron Newman reported yesterday:

When WGBH's Laura Carlo introduced the Handel and Haydn Society's youth choir at this afternoon's Boston Summer Arts Weekend, did she really have to announce from the stage that "these young people would never set off bombs on the other side of Copley Square?"

That struck me as poor taste, poor judgment, and an unwanted reminder of a tragic event that most of us here in Boston are trying to move beyond.

By - 7/19/15 - 5:16 pm

The Globe reports.

By - 7/18/15 - 11:32 am

Today's the anniversary of Kevin White's 1972 call to police in Warwick, RI to convince them to release the Stones - who'd been arrested for a scuffle the night before - or there'd be a riot at the Garden, where 15,000 fans were waiting for them.

Photo of White on the stage at the Garden, telling fans the Stones had been busted, but that he'd just freed them and they were on their way.

By - 7/17/15 - 1:04 pm
White movie related blobby things in downtown Boston

RoadTripNE spotted these large white blobby things, wondered if that meant the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man was about to assemble and destroy Faux New York down in the Financial District.

Alas, Robert Caplis reports, there's a more prosaic reason behind the things: Read more.