Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Lake Street Dive

By Mandy Pote

March 3, 2011

Filed under Music

The Iron Horse was buzzing Wednesday evening with all eyes on Lake Street Dive, a jazzy pop group from Boston. Four very talented musicians from all over the country, came together at the New England Conservatory mixing together with incred...

Lake Street Dive to play Iron Horse

By Amy Larson

March 2, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Boston pop-folk group Lake Street Dive will play the Iron Horse in Northampton tomorrow evening at 7 pm. The Americana group Girls Guns and Glory from Scituate, Mass. will also be performing. The two bands share a common drummer, Mi...

Barefoot Truth gets Iron Horse stomping its feet

By Amy Larson

February 21, 2011

Filed under Music

By Amy Larson Collegian Correspondent The Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton reached maximum capacity Saturday night, as the venue hosted the blissful Barefoot Truth for two knockout sets. The band first captivated its audienc...

Barefoot Truth heads to Iron Horse

By Amy Larson

February 17, 2011

Filed under Music

Barefoot Truth will take the Iron Horse stage twice this Saturday night, Feb. 19. They will perform a feel-good, acoustic set first at 7 p.m., then allow Jamie Kent & The Options to open up for their second electric set at...

Colour Revolts at the Iron Horse

By Mandy Pote

February 14, 2011

Filed under Music

The Iron Horse had an incredibly exciting and sophisticated vibe this Saturday. Colour Revolt, an alternative rock group from Mississippi, played songs off their latest album “The Cradle.”  Fiesta Brava, an indie rock gr...

From Jackson, Miss., Colour Revolt is coming

By Mandy Pote

February 10, 2011

Filed under Music

After years of typical band break ups and member conflict, Colour Revolt hits the stage once again with a sound greater than ever. This time, the band is bringing more than just keyboards and guitars to the show. It’s bringing ye...

This week in pictures

By Photos Desk

November 16, 2010

Filed under Photos of the Week


Bob Mould’s Sound at the Iron Horse

By Dean Curran

November 12, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

This past Tuesday Nov. 9, underground music legend Bob Mould graced the stage at the Iron Horse in Northampton. In his three decade career as a guitarist, singer and songwriter, Mould has been in bands Hüsker Dü and Sugar, as...

There’s no place like home for Darlingside

By Dave Coffey

November 11, 2010

Filed under Music

The Noho-based five-piece group Darlingside is set to light up their hometown stage at the Iron Horse music hall in downtown Northampton. Operating under the self-described genre of “string-rock,” the homegrown quintet has earned the unique stylistic descriptor by adapting...

Bowerbirds to fluff their stuff at the Iron Horse

By Ashley Berger

October 13, 2010

Filed under Music

Add one part Phil Moore, one part Beth Tacular and one part Mark Paulson, mix in an acoustic guitar, a drum set and maybe a piano, and you come up with the trio that calls themselves the Bowerbirds. Inspired by the idea that...

Born Ruffians to play the first of “31 shows in 33 days” tonight at Iron Horse

By Lauren Spano

September 29, 2010

Filed under Music

In support of their brand new album, “Say It,” the Born Ruffians are kicking off their 31-day tour across the United States, beginning tonight, Sept. 30, at the Iron Horse in Northampton They will be accompanied by fellow Canadian indie-rock bands Winter Gloves and First...

Tobacco’s strange sounds hit Northampton

By Garth Brody

September 20, 2010

Filed under Music

Thursday night, Tom Fec a.k.a. Tobacco brought his brand of scary dance music to the Iron Horse in Northampton. The Iron Horse Music Hall, with its old-fashioned, hardwood pub decor, may not necessarily be the ideal location...