Concert Reviews
Stevie Wonder Spreads "Magic" To Boston On Key Of Life Tour

Stevie Wonder Spreads “Magic” To Boston On Key Of Life Tour

Make no mistake. Stevie’s still got it.

All Six, Some Of The Time: New Edition at Agannis Arena In Boston, 6/27/14

All Six, Some Of The Time: New Edition at Agannis Arena In Boston, 6/27/14

Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky, Mike, Ralph and Johnny celebrate 30+ years in the game with a new tour, and I was fortunate enough to catch New Edition live in concert.

Me'shell Ndegeocello Keeps It All The Way Live At Boston Gig

Me’shell Ndegeocello Keeps It All The Way Live At Boston Gig

Me’shell Ndegeocello and her band delivered a killer live show on the singer/bassist’s latest trip to Boston.

Get Your Supersoakers Ready: Kings Of Leon Is Going On Tour

Get Your Supersoakers Ready: Kings Of Leon Is Going On Tour

Kings Of Leon-coming to a town near you.

The Quest Continues: Tribe Reunites For Yeezus

The Quest Continues: Tribe Reunites For Yeezus

1nce again…Tribe is back (for two shows.)

bLISTerd: The Simpsons: 25th Anniversary!

bLISTerd: The Simpsons: 25th Anniversary!

It’s hard to believe, but The Simpsons is celebrating its 25th season this Sunday. Starting as a sketch for the Tracey Ullman Show, and on struggling network (FOX) in the late 1980s, the Simpson family burst on the scene December 17, 1989 to much acclaim. Simpson-mania soon followed as the show vaulted FOX into the upper echelon of television, alongside the Big Three networks – comics, video games, and a ton of other merchandise made the Simpsons one of the […]

"Doin' It" - An Interview with Bad Rabbits

“Doin’ It” – An Interview with Bad Rabbits

Hailing from Popblerd’s homebase of Boston, MA, Bad Rabbits have been crafting their blend of r&b, funk, and rock (sprinkled with elements of hardcore) for six years. Building a reputation for their energetic live shows and gaining national recognition for their recorded output, 2013 marks a milestone for the band: the release of their first full-length LP, American Love (2013, Bad Records). What’s more, they’ve got another completed full-length LP in the can. We caught up with Bad Rabbits just before their […]

Mike Doughty Hits The Road Again-With A Twist

Mike Doughty Hits The Road Again-With A Twist

Get ready for Mike Doughty, performing his Soul Coughing hits at a theater near you!

Thanks For The Good Times: A Eulogy For Maxwell's

Thanks For The Good Times: A Eulogy For Maxwell’s

The glory days of a legendary rock club are now gone. Popblerd’s Jim reminisces about Maxwell’s.

We Saw It: Dawes at the Capitol Theatre 7/24/13

We Saw It: Dawes at the Capitol Theatre 7/24/13

“They don’t know even know what it means to be a fan … to truly love some silly little piece of music, or some band, so much that it hurts” – Fairuza Balk as Sapphire in Cameron Crowe’s Almost Famous I’ll bet that if you’re reading this piece or are a regular reader of this site, you can relate that quote, or, most likely, live it every day. In the scene, Balk’s character, one of the infamous Band Aids, laments […]

We Saw It! Paul McCartney at Fenway Park, July 2013

We Saw It! Paul McCartney at Fenway Park, July 2013

Paul McCartney arrives in Fenway Park and doesn’t need a bat and a ball to energize the crowd!

We Saw It: The Kings of the Mic Tour @ Bank of America Pavilion, Boston

We Saw It: The Kings of the Mic Tour @ Bank of America Pavilion, Boston

A group of hip-hop legends (Doug E. Fresh excluded) descended onto Boston last week for an amazing live experience.