Girlfriends play a free after-show at the Great Scott Holiday party on Sunday
Baltimoroder + DJ Die Young | "Make it New" at Middlesex
on Thursday, December 15 @ 9 pm | middlesexlounge.us
Editors Pick It's Lonely in
the Modern World | Book-signing event for the book spawned from the ironic
home design blog UnhappyHipsters.
Grownup Noise are at Zuzu on Monday
2011 | Holiday art and craft fair.
Opening day has refreshments, performance art, and music at the Gallery at the
Piano Factory on Friday, December 9-Sunday, December 18; Friday @ 5 pm | galleryatthepianofactory.org
Editors Pick Dan Blake |
Esteemed jazz saxophonist with trumpeter Jason Palmer at Wally's Café on Friday,
December 9 @ 9 pm | wallyscafe.
Tas Melas and J.E. Skeets of the Basketball Jones live podcast at Game On on Friday
Beer & Ale Project 3 Year Anniversary Party | With performances by
Viva Viva, No Way Jose, and John Funke. Last chance to get their 1901
KK and 1855 Porter varieties on
tap, at Precinct on Thursday, December 1 @ 8 pm | prettythingsbeertoday.
Griel Marcus is at the Harvard Book Store on Thursday
New England Mountain Bike Association Movie Night | Film to
be announced at Middlesex on Wednesday, November 30 @ 8 pm |
SPAliday | Complimentary mini-services, raffles, free gift
wrapping, appetizers, and more at Emerge Spa & Salon on Newbury St on
Thursday, December 1 from 5 to 8 pm | 617.
Kanye DJ Million $ Mano is at Cure on Thursday
| Release party for the Adidas "crest" forum shoe, presented by Adidas and the
Boylston Trading Co. With music by Kanye West and Watch the Throne
tour DJ Million $ Mano and Brek.One at Cure Lounge on Thursday, November 17 @ 10 pm | BoylstonTradingCo.
The Boston Anarchist Bookfair is Sat-Sun @ Simmons College
Fur & Gold
| New dance night with DJs Brent Covington and Taffy spinning indie rock, pop,
dance, post-punk, ‘80s, Britpop, and more at Alley Bar on Friday, November 11 @
10 pm | furgold.com
Misteriosos DIY Holiday Gift Swap | The theme is "homecoming
dance" for the homemade gift exchange (costumes encouraged) at a secret
location (TBA Friday, Nov 11 @ midnight) on Saturday, November 12 @ 2 pm | misteriosos.
Marrakech, Morocco, 2007 from "Afterimage" @ Aviary Gallery
Yang: "Afterimage" | Reception for the new art exhibit from Naomi Yang (of dreampop duo Damon & Naomi) at Aviary Gallery on Thursday, November 3 @ 6 pm | aviarygallery.com
Child Bride Forum | Multi-media presentation by photographer
Stephanie Sinclair and writer Cynthia Gorney about their new project on
prearranged child marriage at the Boston Public Library Central Branch on Thursday, November 3 @ 5:30 pm | bpl.
"Revenge of Freeky Fright Nights" exhibit opens at Fourth Wall Project on Friday, October 28
and John Yates | Wreck
the Halls: Cake Wrecks Gets "Festive" discussion at the Brookline
Booksmith on Thursday, October 27 @ 7 pm | brooklinebooksmith.com
Revenge Of...Freeky Fright Nights: Annual Halloween Horror Ho
Down Exhibition | Group exhibition showcasing Halloween-themed new works by
local artists at the Fourth Wall Project from Friday, October 28-Monday,
13 Ghosts is screening at the South Boston Library on Tuesday
Bazaar and Food
Fair | With Middle Eastern cuisine and pastries, a country store, Halloween
activities, and more at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church on Friday,
October 21-Saturday, October 22 from 10 am-9 pm and Sunday, October 23 from
noon-3 pm | 617.
Rob Potylo & the Lonely Planets are at ZuZu on Sunday
Pearl Jam 20th
Anniversary Documentary screening | advanced screening of the new
Cameron Crowe doc at the Spot on Thursday, October 13 @ 6:45 pm | thespotboston.com
Allston Rock City Art Tour | Local artists work on display in stores and other establishments around Allston, endes with a wrap party at Wonder Bar on Saturday, October 15 @ 10 am; party starts @ 8 pm | artvenue.
Check out "We Still See the Black" at the New Art Center: along w/ free readings by Steve Almond and a free show by Taj
Haunted Happenings Grand Parade | Halloween kick-off parade featuring goblins, witches, music, pageants and more in Salem beginning at Shetland Park and ending at the Salem Common on Thursday, October 6 @ 6:30 pm pm | hauntedhappenings.
HONK! Fest kicks off Saturday at noon in Davis Square
and Corporation Accountability Rally | Rally against foreclosure, eviction, corporate
greed, and more shitty stuff on the Boston Common on Friday, September 30 @ 2 pm | 617.524.3541
HONK! Festival | 6th annual celebration of street music with bands including What Cheer? Brigade, Emperor Norton's Stationary Marching Band, and Afrobrazil The HONK! Parade is Sunday at noon.
The Jazz Urbane play the Berklee Beantown Jazz Fest this weekend
Karl Marlantes |
What It Is Like to Go to War
discussion at Porter Square Books on Friday, September 23 @ 7 pm |
What the Fluff?
Festival | The "tribute to Union Square invention" has Fluff-themed games,
contests, cook-offs, and vendors, as well as live entertainment, and more in
Union Square on Saturday, September 24 @ 3 pm | unionsquaremain.
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals perform at MixFest on Saturday
Funeral Party +
Gentleman Hall | WFNX show (tune in to FNX or email firstname.lastname@example.org
for your free tickets) on Friday, September 16 @ 9 pm | brightonmusichall.com
MixFest 2011 | Music fest with Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Lifehouse,
Michelle Branch, Javier Colon, and more at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell on the
Charles River on Saturday, September 17 @ 2 pm | mix1041.
"Wrong Clothing" exhibit opens at Yes.Oui.Si on Saturday, Sept 10
| Limit 4 tix per person, pick em' up at the ‘Dise's box office at the Paradise on Friday, September 9 @ 8 pm | thedise.com
Secret America screening | Followed by
Q&A with producer Michael Kirk and journalist Dana Priest at the Brattle
Theatre on Saturday, September 10 @ 2 pm | brattlefilm.