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>Lissie at the Paradise, Boston

>   The second show of my weekend concert extravaganza was quite different than the first. Instead of the sold out large-theater setting of the House of Blues for the Decemberists, I was a mile or so up Comm. Ave. at … Continue reading

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>Double play: Eilen Jewell at Johnny D’s, Sarah Harmer at the Paradise, Nov. 6, 2010

> Sarah Harmer at the Paradise Ever have one of those nights where plans seem to just magically work, no matter what they are? Last Saturday, as much as a month ago, was tagged as a “tough call night” as … Continue reading

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>Jackie Greene at the Paradise, 10-9-10

>   “You guys are so rad. I’d forgotten just how rad you guys are!” That’s what Jackie Greene told the pumped-up crowd at the Paradise last weekend. His last visit, in February, must have made as good an impression on … Continue reading

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>Dave Rawlings Machine at the Paradise

>Here’s my surefire remedy for temporary relief of serious back pain: Start with some exquisite acoustic guitar solos. Add some beautiful harmonies. And a dash of dueling fiddles with some tasty harmonica.This works so well you might even find yourself … Continue reading

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>Paradise gets a makeover — a plea

> Shelby Lynne at the Paradise in 2005. It was recently reported that the Paradise Rock Club in Boston is on the verge of renovation (story HERE). This scares me to death. The Paradise has a storied past. Bands like … Continue reading

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>Low Anthem at the Paradise

> With some bands, you go see their show, you love the tunes, you go home. The Low Anthem, for me, made me think. Don’t get me wrong, their show was pretty great, their ethereal-folk rock is incredibly intense, soothing, … Continue reading

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>Jackie Greene at the Paradise

>Jackie Greene (above, last night and, below, in 2008) at the Paradise. The last time we saw Jackie Greene was in mid-2008. The young, chain-smoking kid took to the stage and showed off some great rockin’ guitar chops and a … Continue reading

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