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Photos | Robert Ellis + Ian O’Neil @ Great Scott

A night that begins with Ian O’Neil and ends with Robert Ellis in a tiny packed venue like Great Scott is all I could ever ask for a Sunday night (while Game of Thrones isn’t on yet) and hell if this night didn’t pay off in spades. Since I last saw Robert Ellis on the stage at Boston’s Great Scott last May, it seemed as though Texas Piano Man was an inevitability. During a set with Traveller, Fritz, Chisel and band would leave Robert some time alone to tickle the ivories, and put on his best Billy Joel. From that…

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#HotTakes | Week of 02.25.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Lincoln // Damien Jurado Upcoming Boston Area Show: Tuesday, May 14th @ Great Scott Everything I Like // The Suitcase Junket Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, April 5th @ The Sinclair UFOF // Big Thief Upcoming Boston Area Show: Sunday, October 3rd @ Wilbur Theater Show You What I Can Do // Royal Teeth (feat. Tunde Olaniran) Not Ready To Go // Diane Coffee Upcoming Boston Area Show: Wednesday, May 15th @ Sonia Rainbow Shiner // Ex Hex Now That I Found You // Carly Rae Jepsen…

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#HotTakes | Week of 02.04.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Artifact // Helenor Lightyears // Kimbra Topo Chico // Robert Ellis Breathing Underwater // Mike Mains & The Branches Please, Please, Please // Yawners Time // Jafaris Indian Summer // Yacht Punk Vacation // Matthew Logan Vasquez Talk // Khalid Like a Force of Nature // Todd Snider (ft. Jason Isbell) A Boy Named Andrew // Fantastic Negrito

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#HotTakes | Week of 01.21.2019

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Red Bull & Hennessy // Jenny Lewis Nobody Smokes Anymore // Robert Ellis Upcoming Boston Area Show: Sunday, March 31st @ Great Scott Strangers // Estrons Selfie of a Man // Delicate Steve Harmony Hall // Vampire Weekend Dandelion Crown // The Suitcase Junket Upcoming Boston Area Show: Friday, April 5th @ Sinclair Kaleidoscope // Serengeti Service Road // Better Oblivion Community Center Humans // Rosie Carney I Am a Mountain // SONTALK Morning in America // Durand Jones & The Indications

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#HotTakes | Week of 12.17.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Now That You’re Gone // The Raconteurs Sinking Ship // Wild Child Leave Me Be // Shy Beast Lost Ship // Juliana Hatfield Light Goes (In Mines) // Parrot Dream Fail Safe // William Tyler Passive Aggressive // Robert Ellis Trouble Letting Go // The Avett Brothers Novels of Acquaintance // Castanea + Rising Appalachia

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Mixtape | November 2018

We’re 11 months down in 2018, and yet another mixtape here to soothe your need for the month of December. I’m stoked on this months mixtape, lots of good stuff from all over the sonic landscape. Take a listen, follow the playlist, and share it with your friends.

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#HotTakes | Week of 11.12.2018

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Fucking Crazy // Robert Ellis Champagne Ladies // And The Kids Frances // Evan Myall Appetite // Meadowlark Stay With Me // Longwave The Truth Is So Hard To Believe – Live 2 Tape // Aaron Lee Tasjan Rabbit Hole // Mindy Gledhill Holes // Eric And The Nothing Darwin Derby (feat. Theo Katzman & Antwaun Stanley) // VULFPECK Darwin Derby (feat. Theo Katzman & Antwaun Stanley) // The Western Den

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#HotTakes | Week of 11.20.17

Songs that we think you should hear without all the pomp and circumstance. Gentle On My Mind // Robert Ellis and Courtney Hartman Hard to Find // Strong Asian Mothers Not Everything That Counts Can Be Counted // Billy Bragg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaxVe07Iqo4 Here Comes The Fall // Fiona Silver Video Directed by Cortney Armitage King For A Day // Anderson East Upcoming Boston Area Show: Thursday, April 5 @ Paradise Rock Club blissing me // Bjork Busy // The Bats Warning Bell // Joan As Police Woman

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2016 | Steve’s Top Albums of the Year

It would be no exaggeration to say that this was a stormy year that was challenging for a lot of people on a lot of different levels. When these kinds of times are upon us, music is consistently there to help lift us, unite us, rally us and carry us through. 2016 certainly proved that to be true for me (yet again.) From the first week of January to the waning moments of the December, the albums on this list—along with probably a hundred others—gave me something to continually look forward to. I hope they did the same for you,…

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