The Berkeley Beacon

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Local indie-pop with a Stern determination

Buzzworthy Boston band The Sterns on touring, playing SXSW and what it means to be "jangly","So...

Blood, sex amp; violence: only at the Grindhouse

The celluloid bubbles. The film crackles and hiccups. At times, entire frames are missing....

Experience Ivy League art for almost nothing

"Classified Documents: The Social Museum of Harvard University" at the Arthur M. Sackler Museum...

Explosions shocks and awes at Middle East

is nothing short of explosive.The band's instrumental brand of lengthy, post-rock...

Dr. Dog brings back the #039;70s on We All Belong

Dr. Dog has come a long way from basement and garage recordings and mailing out CDs upon...

quot;Krediblequot; alumnus starts a magical career

to find the same card folded into a square: whole again.Then, with a wave of his hand, the...

Emersonions to animate Museum of Science

related to the theme of animation, including works such as claymation, computer animation and...

Miss Witherspoon misses the comedic mark

production of Christopher Durang's Pulitzer-nominated Miss Witherspoon, but the most provocative...

First name basis: the sweet sadness of Swati

When the New York singer/songwriter was offered a trombone scholarship at Julliard, she left...

Beacon Quick Picks

When Ishmael Beah appeared on "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart acknowledged Beah's incredible...

Arcade Fire delivers sermon

There are usually two ways for a band to go with its second album.One is sticking to the original...

Artist brings provocative exhibit to Emerson

She certainly did just that in her artistic response to the conditions of power in the United...

Bang Camaro is on the fast track to success

The '80s-metal-throwback band was named best live band and best new band by Boston rock magazine...

David Fincher returns with Zodiac thriller

Or Dirty Harry.Or The Silence of the Lambs. Less than a year since the direct-to-DVD release of...

Make room on the mantle: Beacon Oscar picks

Harry: In an exceptionally wide-open Best Picture category this year, each of the five nominees...