Barnicle to bring Friends to Olivers

Barnicle to bring Friends to Olivers

The BMS Local Spotlight Live Series kicks off Friday night, and Boston’s Barnicle headlines. We love Barnicle, and we sat down with them to talk about why you should too.

Three Day Threshold back from Belgium

Three Day Threshold back from Belgium

The headliners of this Saturday’s Rodfest are back safely from Belgium after only spending a brief time in prison. Find out what that means and what else happened to the band, inside.

Blizzard of 78 ready to celebrate new album

Blizzard of 78 ready to celebrate new album

The band plays the record release show for their new album Book of Lies this Thursday at the Lizard Lounge. We talked to guitarist Nate Leavitt about the album and the show.

Logan 5 and the Runners ready Featurette

Logan 5 and the Runners ready Featurette

The band celebrates the release of their debut album this Saturday at Great Scott along with The Luxury and The Daily Pravda. Get your tickets now and read our interview inside.

2008 BMS Band of the Year: Eli “Paperboy” Reed

2008 BMS Band of the Year: Eli “Paperboy” Reed

Congratulations to the greatest soul band that Boston has seen in decades: Eli “Paperboy” Reed and the True Loves. Find out more about this awesome hometown band and why we have named them our Band of the Year, inside.

Mark Erelli delivers great album for fans

Mark Erelli delivers great album for fans

His fans helped him make Delivered, and Mark Erelli rewarded them by making it an excellent album. BMS caught up with the Somerville native before his show with Lori McKenna.

Topheavy ready to wrap up 2008

Topheavy ready to wrap up 2008

The local band had a busy year, with plenty of shows and a new album One Time This Time. They close things out tonight at O’Brien’s in Allston, but before that BMS talked with lead singer Chris Wagner.

Sarah Borges gets ready for Church

Sarah Borges gets ready for Church

Post-Thanksgiving shows are quickly becoming a tradition for the Best Female Singer in Boston. We talked with her about her upcoming Church show and her forthcoming album The Stars Are Out.

Amanda Palmer comes back to town

Amanda Palmer comes back to town

Backed by the Danger Ensemble instead of her Dresden Dolls partner, Amanda Palmer is taking her solo debut Who Killed Amanda Palmer? to the Paradise stage tonight.

Bang Camaro come back for round two

Bang Camaro come back for round two

This Friday at the Paradise Rock Club get ready to be rocked like you’ve never been before. The 2007 BMS Band of the Year is dropping the sequel to their debut album and we talked with co-founder Alex Necochea.