Author Archives: swollenfox

IMG_9029Recap: the Kopeckys welcomed more fans into the family @ Union Transfer


Photos & review by Elizabeth Thorpe.

Cold Fronts Hit MeNew Music: Cold Fronts – “Hit Me”


Opening for Empires at The Barbary on November 9; releasing new EP on November 4.

The KillsPreview: The Kills @ The Trocadero


Taking a break from recording their new album, The Kills stop by on Wednesday, October 22.

Benjamin BookerPreview: Benjamin Booker @ World Cafe Live


Wendy McCardle gets you psyched for tomorrow’s show in support of Violent Shiver.

London_GrammarLondon Grammar postpones North American tour to early 2015


Show at Electric Factory moved back to January.

AKR128_Lily_and_Madeleine_FumesStream Lily & Madeleine’s new album, Fumes


Playing at World Cafe Live on November 7 in support of the new album, the duo’s second.

Roadkill Ghost Choir @ Milkboy, 10.17.14Recap: Caveman & Roadkill Ghost Choir @ Milkboy


A night of “intricate, intelligent and inarguably fun rock ‘n’ roll.” Photos & review by Wendy McCardle.

Big GiganticTicket Giveaway: Big Gigantic @ Tower Theatre


Win a pair of tickets for Friday’s show in support of The Night is Young.

Ariel PinkJust announced: Ariel Pink at Union Transfer in February 2015


Supporting new album, pom pom, due out November 17.

Lanois FleshStream Daniel Lanois’ new album, Flesh and Machine


Playing at World Cafe Live on November 20.

Sleater KinneySleater-Kinney reunites, announces new album & winter tour


Playing at Union Transfer in February.

Chance the RapperNew Music: Chance the Rapper & The Social Experiment – “No Better Blues”


A somber and cynical new song from Chano.

XPN Concert Calendar powered by TSFThe Who, Future Islands, George Clinton & more on sale soon


Your weekly roundup of ticket on-sales.

_MG_3934Recap: New Found Glory @ Theatre of Living Arts


Pop-punk proved to be alive and well on South Street last night. Photos & a short review by Sara Parker.

Sam SmithSam Smith announces early 2015 North American tour dates


Playing at Liacouras Center in January.