We’re celebrating Halloween a few days early. Join us at The Harp on Causeway St. in Boston on Thursday, October 27. Doors at 8, 21+, no cover. Julie Kramer, Adam 12, and Paul Driscoll spin spooky faves, with plenty of Coors Light and Tito’s cocktails. Cash prizes for best costumes, too. Click here to RSVP. It’s presented by Coors Light and powered by Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Rental Beast.
Baseball is back, baby! The 2015 MLB season got underway in Chicago last night, where former Red Sox ace Jon Lester was anything but for his new team, and Cubs fans were peeing in cups. Back here in Boston, Steve Silva and Chad Finn joined me to talk a bit about wretched Wrigley Field, then make some predictions for the upcoming Red Sox season. More
Mad Men and Game of Thrones are coming. The Walking Dead and Justified are wrapping up. Let’s talk TV with Sarah Rodman of the Boston Globe. More
Kevin Paul Dupont paused for a solid 2 seconds before telling me he liked my headline. I don’t believe him. But I stand by his analysis of the Lucic-Spooner-Pastrnak line. And his expectations for the Bruins moving forward into the playoffs. More
The last two Celtics games have been a tale of two teams: the transitioning Celtics that were blown out by the Clippers; the scrappy Celtics that handled the Hornets. I chatted with Jeremy Gottlieb of Boston.com Sports about how many of these exciting young players might still be around a year or two from now and the team’s playoffs chances for this season. More
Last week, Perry Eaton of BDCwire asked me to contribute to this piece on post-9/11 rock music. Today, we continued the conversation, widening the scope to that period in rock that followed the alternative boom of the early-to-mid 90s and preceded the indie rock bloom of the early-to-mid 00s. Then we tied it all in to the present-day, and the recent announcement of the Jay Z-backed streaming music service Tidal. More
Last month, we debuted our Six Songs segment with Boston-based freelance writer Luke O’Neil. This month, TJ Connelly returns to the RadioBDC netwaves to chat and play six songs. Actually, it ended up being seven; TJ’s an old friend, so he gets special treatment. We got an insiders perspective on his DJ gigs with the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots and played, well, click through and listen to find out. And check out the playlist, posted below. More
Mike Bello from the Boston Globe was in studio this morning with the latest updates on the Tsarnaev and Hernandez trials, as well as news on Boston Police Officer John Moynihan. Click through for the podcast. More
And you thought the shiny, happy 2015 Sox would get through spring training without a bit of hullabaloo. Silly rabbit. Shane Victorino and David Ortiz both grabbed their fair share of press last week for comments they made. Listen to me, Chad Finn and Steve Silva talk about why after we cover Christian Vazquez, Sandy Leon Koji Uehara, and Clay Buchholz. More
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