Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Kung Fu kicking it into town

By Ryan Kaplan

October 28, 2013

The band Kung Fu will perform at the Pearl Street Ballroom in Northampton this Saturday. A New York Tri-State Area-based funk-fusion super-group, Kung Fu is made up of musicians Tim Palmieri (guitar), Todd Stoops (keyboard), Adrian...

Tera Melos prepare to math-rock out in Northampton

By Jackson Maxwell

October 28, 2013

This Tuesday night, Sacramento-based punk veterans Tera Melos will stop by the Pearl Street Nightclub as part of their month-long American tour. Noted pioneers of the math-rock genre, the band combines the eccentric time signatures...

Looking forward to The Weeknd

By Ana Lopez

October 7, 2013

The Weeknd, the stage name for Abel Tesfaye, takes on Boston as one stop on his “The Fall” tour, aptly named after one of his popular songs. Tesfaye will be taking the stage at the Orpheum Theater on both Oct. 10 and 11. In e...

Power-pop wonder Fountains of Wayne to hit Iron Horse

By Jackson Maxwell

September 23, 2013

This Thursday night, Sept. 26, legendary New York power-pop band Fountains of Wayne will kick off their three week, 18-show tour that spans from the East Coast to the Midwest at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton. As one...

Trip-hop visionary Emancipator to grace Pearl Street

By Sarah Robertson

September 23, 2013

As part of his fall tour spanning across the United States and Europe, Doug Appling, known to audiences as Emancipator, will be playing a show at the Pearl Street Ballroom in Northampton this Thursday, Sept. 26. Gathering international at...

Yeasayer returns to NoHo

By Tom Barnes

November 6, 2012

While the nation waits with baited breath for the election results to come in, avant-garde indie band Yeasayer prepares to kick off its tour at Pearl Street Ballroom in Northampton. Yeasayer  is promoting its third album, “Fragrant World,” released in August by the independent record ...

Wolfgang Gartner to bring ‘Love & War’ and lasers to Northampton

By Gabe Scarbrough

October 3, 2012

Grammy-nominated house music producer and DJ Wolfgang Gartner is set to bring his unique brand of electronic dance music to Northampton’s Pearl Street Ballroom this Wednesday night. Part of his “Love and War Tour,” the show will feature the California-based producer spinning t...

Andrew Bird whistles his way to NoHo

By Garth Brody

October 20, 2011

Indie folk multi-instrumentalist Andrew Bird will take the stage at the Calvin Theater in Northampton tonight at 8 p.m. Bird will be supported by his frequent collaborator and opening act Dosh who will more than likely offer up his skills as a jazzy and dynamic percussio...

Deadmau5 sets techno trap at Mullins Center

By Allison Ludtke

October 14, 2011

Deadmau5 (aka Joel Zimmerman), an innovative techno music sensation, will hit the stage at the Mullins Center this Saturday at 6:30 p.m. This concert is one of the many stops on Deadmau5’s highly anticipated North America...

Country singer Slaid Cleaves rocking Iron Horse tonight

By Acacia DiCiaccio

October 12, 2011

Austin-based singer and songwriter Slaid Cleaves and locally-grown musician Jason Myles Goss will perform at the Iron Horse in Northampton on Thursday, Oct. 13. It is rare that fans of the lesser-known country artists have a chance ...

Five-member band “Man Man” to perform in NoHo tonight

By Max Calloway

October 12, 2011

“Before the world came into existence, all was a chaos, unimaginably limitless and without shape or form. Eon followed eon, particle became mass: then, lo! out of this boundless, shapeless mass something light and transp...