We learned earlier this week that the NFL has a short-list of acts they'd like to perform at this year's Super Bowl...for a (not-so-small) fee. I was curious to get Zuri Berry's take on that, and on the recent trend of what I categorize as arrogant behavior from the National Football League. Great topics, great discussion. Listen. More
Big Data's 'Dangerous' is quickly becoming one of this year's most popular song. While the band may have an objection to anonymous monitoring and recording, they have no problem with utilizing a few GoPro's during their live sets. The video above showcase's Big Data's hit song in the most unrestricted way, with cameras attached to drummer Gunnar Olsen's and bassist Benjamin Campbell's gear. More
If you've been paying attention to Arcade Fire's recent North American tour, you might have noticed a pattern: the band is incorporating covers into their sets (as bands tend to do), but with a local twist. For instance, their "soundclash" in L.A. earlier this summer featured the Beverly Hills Cop theme and the opening riff from "Welcome To The Jungle." More
Coming up this weekend in Boston: A hip reading series marks its first birthday, a Harvard Square institution celebrates its 60th, and you have multiple opportunities to play ping pong outdoors in the name of art. What’s that? You want to get drunk at the zoo? Sure, we can make that happen.
Zuri Berry has been in Foxboro all week, monitoring joint practices and taking copious notes. He joined me earlier to talk about what to expect from Preseason Game 2 tomorrow at Gillette. (Spoiler alert: you're going to see all three quarterbacks.) More