Viewing: Posts by Paul Robicheau
  • July 03, 2015

    Weekend Ideas

    Weekend Ideas by Paul Robicheau

    The July 4 weekend’s pretty Dead (with simulcasts of that vernerable band's farewell with Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio live from Chicago), but there are also shows with the Swirlies, Ruby Rose Fox, Pokey LaFarge and Visions of Morphine -- 16 years since the death of Mark Sandman… More>

  • Converse Rubber Tracks Opens Free Boston Studio by Paul Robicheau

    Boston bands can apply for a free day with an engineer in a professional recording studio starting today with the opening of a permanent Converse Rubber Tracks studio next to that sneaker giant’s new world headquarters… More>

  • Live Review: Solid Sound Skews Broader, Younger by Paul Robicheau

    If poor weather presents a potential damper on any summer festival, Solid Sound put everything into perspective this past weekend at North Adams’ MASS MoCA, serving surprises as pleasant as better-than-expected weather with its growing mix of artistic disciplines and appeal to younger fans… More>

  • June 26, 2015

    Weekend Ideas

    Weekend Ideas by Paul Robicheau

    It’s a big weekend for Wilco’s Solid Sound Festival at MASS MoCA in North Adams, but there are also options closer to town, including Buffalo Tom, the Weepies, Mike Gordon, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Madeleine Peyroux… More>

  • Live Review: Rush Digs Deep at TD Garden by Paul Robicheau

    Rush just graced the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, an honor that follows the Canadian power trio’s 2013 induction into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame. So if the band’s current 40th anniversary tour turns out to be its last full campaign as hinted, Rush might be going out with a bang… More>

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