Lynn, North Shore… maybe a little beyond.

5 Questions: Joe Nichols


5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy –       Fans of Joe Nichols have something to look forward to as he hit the road to bring his music to them. Joe will be appearing at the House of Blues tomorrow.     SD: How has your music changed since releasing your first…

5 Questions: Garth Brooks


5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy –   Country superstar Garth Brooks will be performing his first show in Boston in 17 years this weekend. Last November, he released MAN AGAINST MACHINE, his first new studio album in 13 years. It has been certified platinum by the RIAA, making Garth once again the…

Boston Calling announces 2015 lineup with video

The complete list appears at 1:56. Boston Calling 2015 stretches from May 22 – 24. Early bird tickets are available at noon today – as of this posting. PW is BOSTON (of course) EDITOR’S NOTE: What happened to this being a local festival? Remember last year when Lynn’s Tigerman WOAH! played?

“Thieves won’t stop the music!”

Atlantic Toyota Sales Manager Anthony Nash launched this gofundme campaign upon hearing of the break-in at the LynnArts Building earlier this week, where Building Bridges Through Music is located.  Thieves took $20,000 in instruments and other gear that the non-profit youth program had worked hard to obtain through generous donations and relentless fundraising. The story…

5 Questions: Ronan Tynan of The Irish Tenors


5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy – The Irish Tenors bring their holiday celebration to the Lynn Auditorium this Friday night. Ronan Tynan, one third of the world-renowned group, recently spoke with me by phone. SD: Doctors told your parents that you would likely never walk; you have won 18 gold medals in…

Arts After Hours Hosts Holiday XS Dec. 13


Arts After Hours (AAH) brings their annual Holiday XS event back to Downtown Lynn on Saturday, December 13th, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight in the Lynn Museum and Historical Society at 590 Washington Street, Lynn. Admission is $25 in advance ($35 at door), which includes food from Old Tyme Italian. Beer from Ipswich Ale…