Getting Reel with James Montgomery

Getting Reel with James Montgomery

James Montgomery talks to BMS about The Reel Blues Fest this Thursday, a lifetime of playing blues, and helping out fellow musicians when they need it most.

Classic Yellow win BMS Battle of the Cover Bands

Classic Yellow win BMS Battle of the Cover Bands

Classic Yellow were crowned the Champions of Boston Music Spotlight’s first ever Battle of the Cover Bands on Friday night. The band edged out stiff competition from Red Square, Heart of Boston, and Wild Nites and the C&B Horns.

Heart of Boston ready for Battle of the Cover Bands

Heart of Boston ready for Battle of the Cover Bands

On May 15, Boston’s best cover bands will square off in the BMS Battle of the Cover Bands at Olivers Nightclub. Each day this week, we’ll get to know one of the competing bands. Today, we talk with Heart of Boston.

The Everyday Visuals talk new album, release party

The Everyday Visuals talk new album, release party

The Everyday Visuals have just released a self-titled album, their third and a follow-up to 2007’s outstanding Things Will Look Up. You can catch them Saturday at Great Scott and read our interview with Christopher Pappas here.

Wild Nites and the C & B Horns ready to battle

Wild Nites and the C & B Horns ready to battle

On May 15, Boston’s best cover bands will square off in the BMS Battle of the Cover Bands at Olivers Nightclub. Each day this week, we’ll get to know one of the competing bands. Today, we talk with Wild Nites and the C & B Horns.

Classic Yellow ready for Battle of the Cover Bands

Classic Yellow ready for Battle of the Cover Bands

On May 15, Boston’s best cover bands will square off in the BMS Battle of the Cover Bands at Olivers Nightclub. Each day this week, we’ll get to know one of the competing bands. Today, we talk with Classic Yellow.

Red Square ready for BMS Battle of the Cover Bands

Red Square ready for BMS Battle of the Cover Bands

On May 15, Boston’s best cover bands will square off in the BMS Battle of the Cover Bands at Olivers Nightclub. Each day this week, we’ll get to know one of the competing bands. Today, we talk with Red Square.

Deer Tick take a break from the road

Deer Tick take a break from the road

Hailing from Providence, Rhode Island, Deer Tick began as the solo stylings of John Joseph McCauley III. We caught up with the man behind the band before their homecoming show tonight at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel.

Lansdowne ready to rock Boston again

Lansdowne ready to rock Boston again

Local favorites Lansdowne will return to Boston this weekend for a BMS-sponsored show at the Middle East Downstairs on Sunday. We caught up with lead singer Jon Ricci to preview the show and discus the band’s new tunes.

Session stars come together in The Mystix

Session stars come together in The Mystix

Each member of The Mystix possesses a long and unique resume of artists that they have worked with, together this Boston roots band is hoping that their resumes will share one successful entry with the release of their new album.