It’s good to be back again. Lots going on around town despite the now-seasonable New England temps. Being from outside of Boston proper isn’t a bad thing, not to me. Tonight we took a bit of a road trip
around New England – Boston, Plymouth, Amherst, Northampton,Portsmouth, Portland and Providence and Burlington, VT were all represented.
Boston Emissions playlist – January 15, 2012
Letters to Cleo – Here and Now from Aurora Gory Alice, 1993
—Network television tshirt appearance rekindled some LTC love this week!
Vivian Darkbloom – I’m Not What You Need from Know Your Exit, 2012
—CD release Sat, Feb 25 at Church of Boston with Stuedabakerbrown,
Modern Day Idols, Upstate Escape
The Crushing Low – Carousel from Skyline Carousel, 2012
(and partly Nashua, NH)
Left Hand Does – Lost Myself, 2011
The Pomps - Icepack!, 2012
—featuring members of New Collisions, Have Nots
Amazing Royal Crowns – Do the Devil, 1997 (Providence, RI)
—1997 Rumble Kings!
Darkbuster – DJ from A Weakness For Spirits, 2005
—2000 Rumble champs
Dead Friends – Stand Up, prerelease, 2012
Scissorfight – Lick and a Promise (Aerosmith cover) from Piscataqua, 2000 (NEW FCKing HAMPSHIRE)
—Every year I ask Jesus and Santa for a Scissorfight reunion. It is my
birthday candle and shooting star wish.
Black Thai – The Ladder from Blood From On High, 2010
—Weds, Jan 18 at TT the Bear’s Place with Summoner, Elder
Dinosaur, Jr – Just Like Heaven (Cure cover) from You’re Living All Over Me, 1987
—Doing the Weezer Cruise, Miami to Cozumel
All The Real Girls - Tinsel Town from Tinsel Town, 2011
Mission of Burma – Academy Fight Song, 1981
—School House Rock/Dancing Bear-themed video accompaniment…
—Fri, Jan 19 at Brighton Music Hall with Viva Viva
—-Sat, Jan 20 with Shepherdess
Shepherdess – Anything, 2007
Viva Viva – Dead In Your Tracks, 2011
Dominic and the Lucid – Cedar Bonsai, 2011 (Portland, ME)
—Sat, Jan 28 at Precinct, Union Square with American Beauties, Ross Phazor, The Disappointment, Zagnutt
The Milkman’s Union with Ladylamb the Beekeeper – Texas Hold Me, 2011 (Portland)
—Tue, Jan 17 at Radio with Glenn Yoder, Mount Peru, Ryan Lee Crosby
Gem Club – Lands from Breakers, 2011
Mary Lou Lord – Thirteen from City Sounds, 2001
—Thurs, Jan 19 at TT the Bear’s with Teddy Thompson
Public Beach – Cool Story from Howdy Utah, 2011
Bodega Girls – She’s Into Black Guys, 2011
Darling Pet Munkee – X-Ray Specs from Glows in the Dark, 2012
Kid Disaster - Reversal, 2011
Never Got Caught – Turn the Light On, 2011
—Bryan and Bill Hinkley, formerly of Tree
Emma Ate The Lion – Too Vain To Let The Blood Flow from Nothing Important Happened Today, 2011 (Plymouth, MA)
Sebadoh – Too Pure from Harmacy, 1996 (Northampton, MA)
—I always thought this song had a swear it it.
New Year, New Top Five to Vote On!