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Right Now! benefit lines up awesome bill to fight climate change
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Summer Forest is a great name for an environmental activist and she has no problem fighting for what she believes in. The We Are Music founder’s indefatigable devotion led her to organize Right Now! — an event that merges hot Boston music acts, an interactive panel, and the fine spirits from around the northeast this Saturday at Brooklyn Boulders in Somerville. All proceeds will go to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the Philippines late last year. More

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Aer, Right Now! Benefit, more Boston shows this weekend
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Super Bowl Sunday, folks. And no, the Pats aren’t playing, but at least Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers are, right? No? Well, if you’re looking for a different kind of music experience this weekend, we’ve got you covered. You can catch electronic music at a rock climbing gym, chamber pop music at an art museum, or experimental punk in a record store. Check out all of this weekend’s best bets. More

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This New Year’s Eve, DJ Kon’s mix will get you sweating
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Going out on New Year’s Eve is tricky business. If you’re not careful, you could wind up sardined in with a bunch of strangers, holding a $20 flute of bad champagne and struggling to muster some remaining enthusiasm for “Blurred Lines.” But it’s time to leave 2013 — and Robin Thicke — behind. This New Year’s Eve, mark the passing of time among friends, cathartically dancing to timelessly good music. If you’re down, the Together crew has you covered. They’ll be showcasing some of Boston’s finest DJs at Great Scott Tuesday, including the great DJ Kon. While he packs dance floors around the world, luckily for us, Kon will be ringing in the new year at home. Better still, as we wrap up 2013, the master DJ, who has over two decades of experience under his belt, agreed to share some of his favorite tracks of this and other years gone by. More