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ALBUM REVIEW: Nervous ‘Decode’

A great many talented individuals have come from of Boston throughout history — New Kids on the Block, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck (and his brother Casey, of course), Aerosmith, Dropkick Murphys, Captain America himself (Chris Evans), Godsmack… the list goes on and on! Needless to say, when I listened to the debut album Decode from Boston-based band Nervous, my expectations were possibly a little higher than they should have been. I wasn’t entirely disappointed. The 9-track Decode is more or less an intriguing one. With vocals that, at times,…

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The Rise And Fall Of Boy Bands

Boy bands. They’re groups of singing, walking-talking Ken dolls, whose songs and dance moves make every teenage girl swoon. Yes, that’s totally stereotypical, but these boy bands must be doing something right, since they’ve remained a consistent trend in the music industry. The boy band craze arguably began with the iconic Jackson 5, a group that established the “ABC’s”and “123’s” for future groups.  New Kids on the Block, NSYNC, and Backstreet Boys later sculpted the squeaky clean image associated with boy bands today. The early 2000s saw boy bands steer…

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Billboard Streams Boston Strong Benefit At 7pm ET

The Boston Strong concert which has been set up to benefit those affected by the Boston Marathon Bombings will happen tonight. To watch a live stream of the event, head on over to Billboard. The event will feature Aerosmith, Jason Aldean, Boston, Jimmy Buffett, Extreme, J Geils Band, Godsmack, Carole King, New Kids On The Block, James Taylor, comedians Dane Cook and Steven Wright, and other special guests. Please follow and like us:

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fun. Opens Today Show Summer Concert Series

fun. had a special performance on Friday May, 24 on the Jersey Shore to celebrate its reopening since the destruction from Hurricane Sandy. Among other songs, the trio played their record-breaking songs “Some Nights,” “Carry On,” and “We Are Young.” They were the first performance of many this summer as part of the Today Show’s 2013 Toyota Concert Series. Check out the performances after the jump, buy concert tickets here, and purchase a CD of Some Nights, here. Please follow and like us:

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