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4.1-Joe-Paradiso
MIT Professor Joseph Paradiso explores interactions with electronic music
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To nab an interview with MIT Professor Joseph Paradiso, in any capacity, is an occurrence to be grateful for. When he is not spearheading the state of the art Responsive Environments group at the MIT Media Lab, he is educating others about his work with sensors, human-computer interaction, and synthesizers. As soon as Paradiso grants me a sliver of his time to talk shop, his loquacious nature forces me to listen fast and comprehend faster. More

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This New Year’s Eve, DJ Kon’s mix will get you sweating
Social planning

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

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Toast 2014 at one of these 10 New Year’s Eve shows in Boston
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New Year’s Eve can be overwhelming. You can spend a lot of money to get into a bar, just to spend even more money to buy drinks. You can host a party of your own and run out of PBR before midnight. You can even going into the red dropping a pretty penny on a multiple course meal at a classy restaurant. Instead, create a musical memory. Here are 10 places around Boston where you can catch some of the best shows to ring in 2014. More