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O’Riordan asserted her voice as more than a delivery system for the music that men got to make. That voice, writes critic Amelia Mason, definitely had something to say.
The touring show, which includes the Newton-born Kelly McIntyre as Janis Joplin, shows how she became a reference point for not just the music, but the culture of that time....
"In the day and age of controversial legislation ... I think this is something that everyone can get behind,” said state Sen. Patrick O'Connor.
“When you when you walk around with Seiji Ozawa in Japan, it's like, you know, the heyday of Michael Jordan,” says BSO managing director Mark Volpe.
The music fest runs from Friday, May 25 to Sunday, May 27, and includes more than 50 musicians and comedians.
For starters, another Grammy, and then Musical America magazine named him artist of the year.
Wonderful musical events were almost overshadowed by painful news items -- notably James Levine's fall from grace -- writes critic Lloyd Schwartz.
Critic Amelia Mason tells us about five local musicians who left a lasting impression on her over the course of the year.
From the classic New Year’s Eve song to Christmas and Hanukkah classics, the rootsy Mexican-American band will be bringing an electric show and a roster of over 100 ready-to-play songs.
On Thursday, a report from the Associated Press detailed allegations from four women in cities around the U.S. about incidents that occurred between 1985 and 2010.
This year, music critic Amelia Mason found herself turning to folk and instrumental music, discovering solace and clarity in acoustic worlds where musicianship and the affinity between individual players are...
For the first time in history, hip-hop and R&B overtook rock as the most consumed music in the United States. Music critic Eddie Cepeda highlights the best of the music...
In 2017, we started approaching peak Bluetooth. For all your listening needs, Tim Riley breaks down the portable units that are making him put aside his receiver.
Maybe it's time to come to terms with the clash between rock 'n' roll and showbiz, and realize that rock 'n' roll is part of showbiz, writes Jim Sullivan.
The former BSO music director and Metropolitan Opera conductor also issued a statement, calling allegations "unfounded."
Several people with careers in the classical music industry outline why they think incidents of sexual harassment and abuse have often occurred in their field.
The video for Palehound’s song “If You Met Her” was created by a group of teens at RAW Art Works in Lynn.
Here's a guide to 15 holiday-themed shows around Boston this year.
Levine led the Boston Symphony Orchestra between 2004 and 2011.
“We just want to congregate because we love it,” Mark Merren says. “You go to a rock show, you go to a hip-hop show, it's because you're around like-minded people....