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Chuck Berry, along with opera director Peter Sellars announced today as winners of the Polar Music Prize.   Why? In its citation for Mr. Berry the award committee wrote that “every…

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It’s the first day of Spring on the Calendar, and time to celebrate with some shades of happiness.  First up, the brilliant opening credits to Portlandia, the wacky ode to…

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Great love fest and concert last night for the ever-dignified and charismatic Harry Belafonte, the “High School drop out getting an Honorary Degree from Berklee.”  At the age of 87,…

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Still buzzing from the terrific performance at last night’s “Evening Inspired by Downton Abbey,” featuring soprano Melinda Whittington and pianist Ethan Uslan, playing classical, “jazz,” and other standards from the…

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So after writing up the Paul McCartney – Loma Mar Quartet connection the other day, there he was on the tube last night, as part of the WGBH “Beatle Month”…

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“It kind of feels like we’ll be getting up in the morning and Mount Monadnock is not there.” Much has been made of how Bridgegate was broken in the local…

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