Boston Emissions Feb 6, 2020: Eldridge Rodriguez, oldsoul, Hyber, Sapling, Motel Art, Capsian

New music from Eldridge Rodriguez, oldsoul, Oroboro, Hyber, Sapling, Knock Over City, Jenee Halstead, Motel Art, Mosaic Mirrors, Hands 3, Lady Lupine, Caspian and more |

Boston Emissions | February 6, 2020
Happy to be back. Let’s get to it. We’ve got a Rumble to plan. All new songs. Thanks for sending.
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Eldridge Rodriguez – Your Dead Boyfriend from Slightest of Treason, 2020
Saturday March 14 at Great Scott, Allston with  Minibeast

Eldridge Rodriguez – Psychic Dart

oldsoul – Like No Surprise from You Were Overwhelmed, 2020 – out everywhere today, Feb 6
-Sat, Feb 8 at O’Brien’s in Allston with Really From, OroborO

Pity Pattern – Nowhere from Sorry As Always for Everything
-another Merrimack Valley creation with Chris from The Color and Sound, Pray for Sound, Dirty Looks, ets + Adam from ex-Field Effect, and current Weakened Friends
–March 12 at ONCE Somerville with Mallcops, Valleyheart, Zachary Boudrot

Sapling – Maria vs Machine Maria from No Sequoia, Feb 22
Feb 22 in Somerville
Feb 23 in Southbridge

Hyber – Feel

Jenee Halstead – Disposible Love

Oroboro – Gutted

Mosaic Mirrors – Smoke and Mirrors
-Feb 8 at The Jungle with Rick Berlin, Sage & Syrup, Half Shell

Motel Art – Everyday

Knock Over City – Edging from Dungeon Module 420
2/8 at The Worthen, Lowell with PWRUP, Cheap City, Shipwreck Charlie, Inspector 34

Howl! – Anthem For The Anxious from Heart’s Still Racing

Burn the Boats – Ghost

Justine and the Unclean – Picking A Fight
Sat 2/29 Whistlestop Rock Fest Powerslut release show for “Fun with Junk” at ONCE Ballroom

Hands 3 – Questions
Feb 22 at O’Brien’s Allston with blindspot, Baabes, Set Fire

Lady Lupine – Trust

Caspian – Wildblood from On Circles
The Sinclair in April


LOCAL LISTINGS: send shows

Tues 2/4: Sam Reid and The Riot Act at Toad, Cambridge

Tues 2/4: Tim Gearan and Shrikes at Sally O’ Briens, Somerville

Tues 2/4: The B3 Kings at the Plough and Stars, Cambridge


Wed 2/5/20 : Ye Vagabonds at the Burren Backroom, Somerville

Wed 2/5/20: Dunes, Thought Partner, Head in Hand and Soft Doom at O’Briens, Allston


Thurs 2/6 Zip-Tie Handcuffs, The Bobby Lees, Baabes, Dead Trains at O’Briens, Allston

Thurs 2/6 The Skirts, Serena Z, Why Try?, Mackenzie Clement at The Jungle, Somerville

Thurs 2/6: Danielle Miragilla at Menotomy, Arlington


Fri 2/7 The Exile Follies; Kristin Hersch, John Doe and Grant Lee Philips at City Winery, Boston

Fri 2/7 SEA Record Release with Worshipper, Glacier and SEED at ONCE Lounge, Somerville

Fri 2/7 Ruby Rose Fox at OBERON – American Repertory Theater,  Cambridge

Fri 2/7 Lucid Lynx, Above The Din, Luxury Deathtrap, Heavy Hands at Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain


Sat 2/8 Hot Stove Cool Music: Boston 2020 with Letters to Cleo and A Band of Their Own  at the Paradise, Allston

2/8 Knock Over City, PWRUP, Cheap City, Shipwreck Charlie, Inspector 34 at The Worthen, Lowell

Sat 2/8 Rick Berlin, Mosaic Mirrors,  Sage & Syrup, Half Shell at the Jungle, Somerville

Sat 2/8 ƧS*25, The Von Traps, The Lipstick Boys at Sally O’Briens, Somerville

Sat 2/8 Record Number Three Release Party (Nat Freedberg) at the Plough & Stars, Cambridge

Sat 2/8: Bang Bang Bar: Twin Peaks Party with Hallelujah the Hills and more at ONCE Lounge, Somerville

Sat 2/8: Screamin’ Rebel Angels, Trash Pandas, The Wandering Ones and DJ Easy Ed’s Record Hop at the Square Root, Roslindale


Sun 2/9 Club Linehan A Go Go, A Bunch Of Jerks, Billy Connors, Miranda Rae at Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain

Sun 2/9 Ruby Rose Fox at Amazing Things Arts Center in  Framingham

Sun 2/9 Foxden Festival: Foxdenizens Gallery & Showcase featuring Citizens’ Loft, Curtistic, Freaking, Pacific Marimba, Rogozo and The Skirts at Outpost 186, Inman Square, Cambridge


Tues 2/11 Lou Ball, Nick Vanderberg, FRKSE, Eze cummings, Caleb Larson at Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain

Tues 2/11: John Powhida International Airport at Toad, Cambridge

Tues 2/11: Duke Levine’s Super Sweet Sounds of the ‘70’s at the Lizard Lounge, Cambridge


Wed 2/12 Juliana Hatfield  and Will Daily at ONCE, Somerville

Wed 2/12: Tom Appleman Band at the Plough and Stars, Cambridge


Thurs 2/13 Heavy Necker, At the Hands of Man, Square Ape at the Jungle, Somerville

Thurs 2/13 Double Down with Tom Baker featuring the Hi-End at the Plough and Stars, Cambridge


Fri  2/14 Ruby Rose Fox at The Press Room, Portsmouth, NH

Fri 2/14 Jesse Dee at the Lizard Lounge, Cambridge


Sat 2/15 Ruby Rose Fox at Wellfleet Preservation Hall in Wellfleet

Sat 2/15 Zygote Theory, Motel Black,  Verdegree, My Good Friend Tom at the Jungle, Somerville

Sat 2/15 The Gala, Hambone Skinny, Zulu Lulu at the Square Root, Roslindale

Sat 2/15: Martin-Morell-Fredette, Richie Parsons and Randy Black at the Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain 3pm


Sun 2/16: Stop Calling Me Frank, State of the Union, The New Frustrations, the Steamies at the Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain 3pm


Thurs 2/20 Longwave (NY) and Aaron Perinio of The Sheila Divine at Great Scott, Allston

Thurs 2/20 Church and Puppets, Half-Astronaut, Jake Swamp and The Pine

Muhammad Seven & the Spring at the Lizard Lounge, Cambridge

Thurs 2/20: Dennis Brennan, at Memtomy, Arlington

Thurs 2/20: Honey Talk, Erin Harpe Country Blues Duo at Atwoods, Cambridge

Thurs 2/20: Somerset, Lily Black and Them Fantasies at Thunder Road, Somerville


Fri 2/21 Set Fire, The Gala, Motel Black, Gene Dante and The Future Starlets at Koto, Salem


Sat 2/22 Justine’s Black Threads EP Release Party w/Two Fathoms Down at Atwoods, Cambridge

Sat 2/22 An Evening with Bill Janovitz & Friends at the Burren Backroom, Somerville 

Sat 2/22 blindspot, Baabes, Set Fire, Hands 3 at O’Briens, Allston

Sat 2/22 Rum Bar Records Anniversary Show with The Dogmatics, Muck and the Mires, Tom Baker Music at The Square Root, Roslindale
Sat 2/22 Sapling CD release Part One with with Editrix and Oroboro at Dead Moon Audio, Somerville


Sun 2/23 Sapling CD Release Pt. 2 with Thrust Club, Pit stain at Starlite, Southbridge


Tues 2/25: John Powhida International Airport at Toad, Cambridge


Thurs 2/27 Jess Baggia, Kirsten Manville, Miele at Burren Backroom, Somerville


Fri 2/28 Slim Jim & The Mad Cows at The Porch Southern Fare & Juke Joint, Medford

Fri 2/28: The Spearmint Sea, Daniel Ouellette and Ghost Painted Sky at Union Tavern, Somerville 


Sat 2/29 The Gravel Pit w/ The Mommyheads – Live at Q Division Studios, Somerville

Sat 2/29 Old Jack’s Last Saturdayss with Magen Tracy & The Missed Connections, Cropduster at the Lizard Lounge, Cambridge

Sat 2/29 WhistleStop Rock with PowerSlut “Fun With Junk”  CD Release Party with Justine and the Unclean, The Chelsea Curve, Heather Rose in Clover, Kid Gulliver, Cold Expectations, The Knock Ups, Tiger Bomb, The Shang-Hi-Los, Teen Cobra and Lockette at ONCE, Somerville 3pm

Sat 2/29: Old Jack’s Last Saturdays featuring Magen Tracy and Cropduster at the Lizard Lounge, Cambridge


Mon 3/2 Session Americana at Club Passim in Cambridge


Sat 3/7 The Figgs at the Burren Backroom, Somerville 4pm and 7pm

Sat 3/7 The Gala, Muck and the Mires,  Dangereens, The Downhauls at the Midway Cafe, Jamaica Plain


Sun 3/8 Kenne Highland Clan, MadPainter, The Fools Agenda, Spaces For Two at the Jungle, Somerville


Thurs 3/12 Mallcops, Valleyheart, Zachary Boudrot, Pity Pattern at ONCE Somerville

Sat 3/14 Eldridge Rodriguez, Minibeast at Great Scott, Allston


3/29 Jonatha Brooke at the Center for the  Arts in Natick


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