Reviews

Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Reviews

BØRNS performed at a sold-out House of Blues  on Sunday, Feb. 11. / Photo by Riley Robinson
BØRNS performed at a sold-out House of Blues on Sunday, Feb. 11.

BØRNS delivers sold-out show at the House of Blues

BØRNS, electro-alternative star behind hits like “10,000 Emerald Pools,” “Electric Love” and “Sweet Dreams,” performed at the House of Blues on Sunday, Feb. 11.

by × February 16, 2018 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

Review: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ is good for laughs, bad for plot
The “Fifty Shades Freed” advance screening was shown at the AMC Loews Boston Common 19. / File photo by Riley Robinson.

Review: ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ is good for laughs, bad for plot

If Stetson West Eatery’s recent porn viewing wasn’t enough for you, “Fifty Shades Freed” is playing in theaters nationwide.

by × February 15, 2018 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

Review: Black Label Society brings brotherhood to the Worcester Palladium
Zakk Wylde, founder of the heavy metal band Black Label Society, pumps up the crowd at Worcester Palladium. / Photo by Sam Cronin

Review: Black Label Society brings brotherhood to the Worcester Palladium

Heavy metal band, Black Label Society, played an emotional tribute to slain Pantera guitarist Darrell Abbott, also known as Dimebag Darrell.

by × February 8, 2018 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

New movie is far from a disaster
Photo by Dylan Shen

New movie is far from a disaster

On Dec. 1, James Franco and Seth Rogen released a new film about the making of “The Room,” called “The Disaster Artist.”

by × December 7, 2017 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

NU Stage’s “Heathers: The Musical” mixes murder and angst
Photo courtesy Creative Commons

NU Stage’s “Heathers: The Musical” mixes murder and angst

The show’s opening night Friday filled Blackman Auditorium with a roaring 500-person turnout, and Saturday night’s showing was just as successful.

by × December 7, 2017 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

“Stranger Things 2”: Spoilers
Photo by Dylan Shen.

“Stranger Things 2”: Spoilers

In its sophomore season, Netflix’s “Stranger Things” uses its visual charm and well-rounded cast to build a nostalgic yet fresh story with unexpected twists.

by × November 29, 2017 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

Aoun’s “Robot Proof” lays out a plan for educators

Aoun’s “Robot Proof” lays out a plan for educators

Joseph E. Aoun: A man who has said his fourth language is rap and also has been honored by the French government for his contributions to academia. So what does a book penned by Northeastern’s president look like? How many times does he say “experiential learning?” As it turns out, it’s a surprisingly good read with only 28 mentions over 149 pages.

by × November 29, 2017 × 1 comment

Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Reviews

Dua Lipa makes her first stop in Boston on her Self-Titled Tour
The anticipation was high in the House of Blues Monday night as the crowd waited for Dua Lipa to take the stage for the sold-out show.

Dua Lipa makes her first stop in Boston on her Self-Titled Tour

  By Lauren Scornavacca and Hailey Konisky   The anticipation was high in the House of Blues Monday night as the crowd waited for Dua Lipa to take the stage for the sold-out show. Under the dim stage lights audience members could make out the silhouettes of band members as […]

by × November 28, 2017 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Reviews

John Mayer and Jimmy Fallon
John Mayer (left) and Jimmy Fallon (right) perform together to close out the show. Photo by Lauren Scornavacca

Comedians perform at TD Garden for the 23rd Annual ‘Comics Come Home’ benefit

By Sophie Cannon, managing editor From the strange spellings of their cities to their reckless driving and inability to be offended by an insult, it is undeniably true that Bostonians have a lot to laugh about when it comes to their city. In a night of pure comedic relief, a […]

by × November 20, 2017 × 0 comments

Lifestyle, Reviews

The old Taylor is not dead, she’s just fed up
Taylor Swift's "Reputation" was released Nov. 10. / Photo courtesy Creative Commons

The old Taylor is not dead, she’s just fed up

When Taylor Swift dropped her fifth studio album “1989” back in October 2014, the question on everybody’s mind, no doubt, was “how can she possibly top this?” Well, the answer to that question will have to wait at least a couple more years.

by × November 17, 2017 × 0 comments