Monthly Archives: October 2007

>It never gets old

>Forgive my small diversion from music topics to celebrate the Sox as 2007 World Champs! What a fun year it was. I truly never believed that I would see a World Series victory in my lifetime, and now I’ve seen … Continue reading

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>Two for Thursday

>A couple of items I’ve just learned about… First, the Boston Music Award nominations are now in and YOU can vote for your favorites. In recent years these awards seem to have fallen on hard times, even to a point … Continue reading

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>Wear it all, begins!

>You’ve read the magazine… you’ve browsed the blog… now wear your obsession with pride. Yes, now available is Modern Acoustic the T-shirt, sweatshirt and other fine products suitable for you or your very cool friends and relatives. OK, enough of … Continue reading

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>Where it all begins

>It’s easy to forget sometimes – as you pay your money, sit in nice seats, and listen to polished bands – about where it all starts for musicians. A couple of nights ago I got the pleasure to revisit that … Continue reading

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>The Day After the 2 Nights Previous

>I just woke up after back-to-back nights of Josh Ritter and Co. at the Somerville Theatre. The tunes are still deep in my subconscious, my head still bouncing to the beat. A tremendous pair of shows with so many highlights, … Continue reading

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>CD Reviews: Erin McKeown, Joni Mitchell, Iron and Wine

>Erin McKeown, “Lafayette” We’ve seen Erin live a bunch of times and it’s always fun. But one thing we always wished for was seeing her sporting a full band. Well, if we can’t see it in person, the next best … Continue reading

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>Issue No. 17, October 2007

>CAUGHT IN A JAM: For a full weekend we found ourselves smack-dab in the middle of the Gathering of Vibes jam-band festivalI arrived at Ithaca College in 1979 with a boxful of Lynyrd Skynryd, Tom Petty and Pink Floyd albums. … Continue reading

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