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Together Boston Is the Rare Festival That Makes Its City Better

In its eighth year, the community-driven fest is turning Boston into a minor dance music destination.
Dillon Riley
5.17.17
crate expectations

Soul Clap Take a Tour Through the 10,000 Records in Their Childhood Basement

During Thanksgiving weekend, the Brooklyn-based duo return home to Boston to chat about their sophomore album, decades-long DJ career, and friendship.
Jesse Weiss
12.1.16
Festival Season!

Together Festival: How Boston Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Dance Music

The sixth edition of Together, with headliners Mano Le Tough, Andy Stott, Laidback Luke and Martyn, proves that Beantown is increasingly comfortable in its own skin.
Greg Scruggs
5.19.15
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Armand Van Helden's Masterpiece Mix Will Trick the Kids into Loving Kenny Loggins

The Duck Sauce house-head spills the beans on clearing tracks from the Doobie Brothers and the holy power of Boston's The Loft.
David Garber
2.3.15
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Soul Clap's New Collaboration Will Make Your Ears Pregnant

Good luck drying your eyes after this one.
David Garber
9.17.14
Words

Death By Avicii, or the Dangerous Mayhem of EDM Club Shows

The Avicii debacle in Boston last night is the latest in a growing tide of hospitalizations and arrests at smaller-scale EDM concerts.
VICE Thump
6.26.14
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36 People Hospitalized During Avicii's Boston Show Last Night

Another 50 attendees were treated for drug and alcohol complications on the spot.
Elissa Stolman
6.26.14
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Beat Research Celebrates Ten Years of Keeping Boston Weird

Hard work in a city known for the Dropkick Murphys and Fenway Park.
Greg Scruggs
5.2.14
coffee breaks

Watch Zeds Dead Get a History Lesson from Tommie Sunshine

DC & Hooks sip some java backstage with Rave Yoda.
David Garber
4.21.14
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Manufacture Brought European Industrial EBM to Boston

Local art school hotties star in this throwback video of a post-nuclear apocalypse.
Ariana Paoletti
10.15.13
videos

Outer Space Brothers From Boston

The Jonzun Crew's homemade costumes fall somewhere between Rollerball and Sgt. Pepper
Ariana Paoletti
9.11.13
Words

Eli from Soul Clap Lost His Virginity While Wearing 42" JNCOs

"Loretta was this cool raver chick with bleach-blonde hair and tiny Bjork buns all over."
Eli Goldstein, as told to Tamara Deike
8.22.13