Quick, what’s the capital of Canada? Alberta? Quebec? Ontario? Vancouver? Toronto? Watch as these Harvard kids feel quite un-Harvard as they grapple for the answer in this funny video by the school newspaper, The Crimson.
There isn’t really “a” Boston rock scene – there are maybe a few dozen that, for the most part, remain largely oblivious to each other’s existence. And that’s okay. My guess is most cities are sort of like that. More
Earlier this week, we spoke with record collector Omar Roca about his meditative celebration of dedicated listening, Ears on the Couch. Roca's philosophy on how people should experience music, specifically vinyl records, was so impassioned and magnetic that we decided to pick his brain for some suggestions for Record Store Day shopping in the city.More
Amidst the eclectic and beatnik-inspired ambiance at The Beat Hotel in Harvard Square, artist Jordan Piantedosi and designer Erin Robertson, debuted their new collaborative line of quirky and vibrant clothing this past Wednesday night. Guests and models alike sauntered around the restaurant sporting the duo's unique line of brightly colored jackets embellished with eyeballs and leather sleeves, and glistening, pink leather skirts, hand-painted with psychedelic colored flowers. More
It feels like yesterday that the Bruins fell in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals against the Chicago Blackhawks, missing out on their second championship in three years.
Yet it also feels like an entire ice age has come and gone since that night last June when a 2-1 lead turned into a 3-2 loss in the span of 17 seconds within the final 1:16 of the game. This year’s playoffs couldn’t have come soon enough and tonight, they’re finally here. More
As any young wine connoisseur would agree, there really isn’t a better way to spend the weekend than in a giant room full of wines. The folks from Second Glass make these liquid dreams a reality with their bi-annual Wine Riot, which is coming to the Boston Park Plaza again this weekend. While perusing the selections this weekend for the perfect bottle, here are five local wineries that prove you might not have to look much further than your own backyard. More
Even without logistical support from the MBTA, and in face of active discouragement from public safety and marathon officials, the Midnight Marathon Bike Ride is still on for this Sunday. For the fifth year, hundreds of bicyclists will trace the Boston Marathon route in the wee hours before the race begins.