Sophia’s Rock Beat: 10/15/11-10/22/11

10/15 brought us back to Radio in Somerville (formerly Club Choices) for Sarah Rabdau & Self-Employed Assassins (video), Garvy J and the Secret Pockets of Hope & Resistance (aka – the only band I trust with a 12-string guitar! video), and Eldridge Rodriguez (we unfortunately missed opener Parlour Bells) -Eldridge video: 10/21 …

The Positronic Rays! (rock the Rosebud and hit the studio!)

All right true believers, the rumors are true, The Positronic Rays did spring back to life last weekend to rock once more!  It worked out that 3/5ths of the band was playing at the same show at The Rosebud last Friday, so the remaining 2/5ths joined up to rock the …

The Positronic Rays (my One Night Band) return to life to rock 12/3 at Rosebud and hit the studio!

Yeah, yeah, we’re making One Night Band into a misnomer, but the rumors are true, the space-themed operatic entity The Positronic Rays arises once more to perform the Spaceman Max song trilogy.  Who is Max?  He is the final hope for humanity, sent off to Mars to begin terraforming so that …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library rocks 3 sets in 12 hours! (Videos of the MJEML, Highly Personal Trash, The Cinnamon Fuzz, and What Time Is It, Mr. Fox?)

On the evening of 10/1, we had the pleasure of playing Church with Highly Personal Trash, The Cinnamon Fuzz, and What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? (video of all these fine acts down at the bottom!  Early the next morning, we dragged ourselves out of bed to provide a soothing …

The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library: “Don’t Stop Believin'” in our Special Collections

To celebrate the great lineup for our 2nd-ever show, Highly Personal Trash, The Cinnamon Fuzz, and What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? have joined up with us to remind you all to come to Church on Friday, October 1. We promise to not perform this live break-neck tradeoffery at the …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Crush Recap: Highly Personal Trash, St. Claire, Kingsley Flood at Great Scott

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). Wednesday, July 1stGreat ScottMore photos of Kingsley Flood here.We were running late and only caught the last few songs of Kingsley Flood’s set, but we definitely liked what we heard. The songs are singer-songwritery, but the band transcends “backing band” status …

DNFMOMD: Advance Warning: Birthday Show August 19th!

We’ve got an epic show planned for Wednesday, August 19th with:Apple BettyHighly Personal TrashSarah RadDAU and Self-Employed AssassinsThe Sun Lee Sunbeam at The Middle East Upstairs. It’s my birthday, and I’m bringing cupcakes. I’ll have more details soon!

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Crush: Shoney Lamar, Highly Personal Trash, St. Claire, Kingsley Flood at Great Scott!

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). There is a fun, wide ranging show happening at Great Scott on Wednesday. Shoney Lamar & the Equal Rights – dancey folk-punk. Highly Personal Trash Keyboard indie-pop with a voice that hits Elizabeth Fraser (Massive Attack era) and PJ Harvey. St. …