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A Party

Last night, I got to see Mick Jones play guitar close enough I could have reached out and touched him. That’s something I never thought I’d see – at any distance. It has been fifteen years since Big Audio Dynamite’s last album, and over twenty since the band’s original lineup last played. When they appeared […]

Magnetic Fields

The Magnetic Fields’s most recent album is a noisy affair called Distortion. The concept this time out is laid out in the title, as if Stephin Merritt had dreams of being a rock star. Unfortunately, it’s a little at odds with Merritt’s beautiful, clean melodies. Tonight at the Fonda Music Box theater, The Magnetic Fields […]