Sophia’s Rock Beat: 8/5/11-8/13/11

Much awesomeness in music this Summer. Friday, August 5th was the Full Body Anchor Spectacular at TT the Bears- with: Full Body Anchor (video), The Future Everybody (video), Young Adults (video) and the local return of The New Collisions (video 1, video 2). Friday, August 12th we headed out and …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Live Video Crush: Friday the 13th – Middle East Down

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). It was The New Collisions EP release with Greg Hawkes from The Cars – unfortunately due to my show-hopping (my attempt to see some of all 10 bands playing at The Middle East that night- see my Upstairs post here) I …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Crush: The New Collisions tapped to open for The B52s!!!

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). The New Collisions will be direct support for The B52s at The Cape CodMelody Tent in Hyannis, MA, on Saturday, August 1; The South Shore MusicCircus in Cohasset, MA, on Sunday, August 2; and Wolf Trap National Park(The Filene Center) in …

The Motion Sick: Mailing List Update: 8/8 at The Middle East (a few tickets still available), Michel Gondry and The Motion Sick, TMS @ Unicon

Hello Friends and Fiends,-Great Rock Show at The Middle East-Michel Gondry draws The Motion Sick!-The Motion Sick soon to be in Rock Band and rocking out with Bang Camaro, Freezepop, and others at Unicon We’ve got a GREAT show coming up at The Middle East Upstairs on August 8th. The …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Mike’s Semi-Annual Crushiest Of Boston

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). First, let me admit to you that I was reminded of reaching the top of the climb to 2010 and the importance of declaring some bests by Ryan’s Smashing Life’s great post declaring the best of the year so far: http://ryanssmashinglife.blogspot.com/2009/06/best-of-album-list-z-from-first-half.html. …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Wrap Up Crush: The New Collisions EP Release

This article originally appears on Boston Band Crush ). (The New Collisions) Unbelievable!  First, I have seen (and written about) The New Collisions on many occasions.  They have been good from day one, but last night, they proved that without a doubt, they are on fire!  I honestly expect that …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Show Crush: The New Collisions EP Release Friday

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). If you haven’t yet heard about this show yet, you’re not paying much attention, are you? This is a BBC sponsored event (presented by WFNX’s New England Product and Performer Magazine) with five of our favorite Boston bands: The Lights Out, …

Boston Band Crush Archived Article: Listening Crush: The New Collisions “No Free Ride”

This article originally appeared on Boston Band Crush ). Boston Band Crush is sponsoring a phenomenal line-up (Township, Televandals, The Lights Out, and Logan 5 and the Runners, including DJing by Chris Ewen, AND an appearance by Greg Hawkes of The Cars) at TT’s on 5/29 to celebrate The New …