Michael Rault, It’s a New Day Out Tonight

By Steven LaFortune Michael Rault and his band had an electric performance this past Friday at the Once Ballroom. Promoting his new album, It’s a New Day Out Tonight, Rault attracted a diverse crowd. Rault’s voice was crisp and timeless, overlaying a mix of musical talent. Rault’s mustache, button down 70’s long sleeve and long…

Indie-pop band Varisty rocks the stage at Great Scott

By Lis Steinberg On May 10th, The Great Scott in Allston, MA became a Chicago style house party as indie-pop band Varsity belted out their catchy, moving, tunes as well as some of their unreleased songs. Prior to the show, the five band members wandered around the venue scattering themselves, allowing fans to walk up…

Pigeons Pack Providence Club

By Allie McGlone     Fête Music Hall in Providence, RI is a small club with a wide bar, upstairs seating and an elevated stage. On Thursday night, the stage was set for a show, snaked with cords and lit in dim blue. A large drum face displayed the cover art for the album “Pizazz.”…

The Kapps satisfy our cravings for blended genres.

by Nola Elliffe The Kapps, a Boston based band, started 2018 committed to their musical passions. They recently released “Spent, Not Spent” the first EP for the young band.Gabe Straight, bassist and vocals, with The Kapps is a junior at Emerson College. The other three bandmates are Andrew Maher on guitar and vocals, Derek Jameson…

LP is found with her single Lost on You

By Alisha Parikh Despite one of the worst storms to hit Boston all season whirling outside, LP, birth name Laura Pergolizzi’s, headlined a sold-out show at the Royale this past Friday. Noah Kahan, who flew in from his debut on Stephen Colbert, opened the show at 7:30 pm. His nine-song set list included his most…

Taylor Swift hits the mark with “reputation”

by Kyle Bray With her fifth studio album 1989 grabbing a Grammy Award for album of the year, and her dramatic feud with Kanye West, Taylor Swift’s next project was highly anticipated. After the overwhelmingly negative response to the release of the album’s first single, “Look What You Made Me Do,” expectations for her sixth…