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Jim Sullivan, editor of JimSullivanInk, joins us to share his ideas for your upcoming weekend.

Weekend Pick #1: Brit Rock

What: The xx

When: Thursday, October 25, 8 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.)

Where: House of Blues Boston in the Back Bay

How much: $30 general admission standing room, $45 reserved seating

Weekend Pick #2: The Art of TV Commercials

What: The Art & Technique of the American Commercial

When: Thursday, October 25, 7 p.m.

Where: Institute of Contemporary Art on the Waterfront

How much: $6 members/students, $12 nonmembers

Weekend Pick #3: Indie Horror

Shudder Fest (Courtesy)
Shudder Fest (Courtesy)

What: Shudder Fest

When: Friday, October 26 and Saturday October 27, 7 p.m.

Where: Somerville Theatre in Davis Square

How much: $9

What Jim says:  It's that time of year when lots of old classic horror movies come back to the big screen, but what about new horror? Don’t you really want that jolt of surprise?  Shudder Fest offers all new, indie stuff.

Meghna's Pick: Sand Art By Tibetan Nuns

What: Circles of Healing: A Tibetan Mandala Project with the Nuns of Keydong Nunnery

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m daily until 12:30 p.m. Sunday, October 28

Where: Houghton Memorial Chapel of Wellesley College

How much: Free

This segment aired on October 25, 2012.



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