5GB With Gentleman Hall; Playing DC9, Wednesday, April 4th

5GB With Gentleman Hall; Playing DC9, Wednesday, April 4th

Boston synth-rockers, Gentlemen Hall are not slaves to the keyboard…all members are Berklee College of Music graduates, and play multiple instruments. In 2009 MTV awarded them the Video Music Award (VMA) for “Best Breakout Boston Artist.” In 2010 the Boston Phoenix named them “Best New Local Act.” Gentlemen Hall has shared the stage with the likes of Black Eyed Peas, Nicki Minaj, One Republic, Britney Spears, Lil’ Wayne, Rihanna, Swizz […]

CD Review: The Constellations — Southern Gothic; Playing Black Cat, September 28 and The EARL, October 2

CD Review: The Constellations — Southern Gothic; Playing Black Cat, September 28 and The EARL, October 2

The Constellations
Southern Gothic

Virgin Records

By Sam Parvin

These guys held out on releasing this album for a while, and boy I’m sure glad they did! After their celebratory show at The EARL with Soulphonics and Ruby Velle just hours after inking their autographs on a contract with Virgin Records, the crowd knew the next time they heard such tunes as “Setback” and “Felicia” they would be coming from their iTunes playlists, polished up and shining with a level of production characteristic of a true blue record deal. Read more about CD Review: The Constellations — Southern Gothic; Playing Black Cat, September 28 and The EARL, October 2