Song of the Moment: "Beloved" - Say Lou Lou

Say Lou Lou, made up of Swedish twin sisters Elektra and Miranda Kilbey, formed back in 2012 and ever since they’ve been dropping gorgeous tracks every fews months that are somehow even more gorgeous than the sisters themselves. “Beloved,” released just last week in advance of theirĀ Better In The DarkĀ EP, starts off quietly and builds […]

San Fermin's debut showcases chamber pop perfection

The name San Fermin may not mean much to you at the moment, but it sure as hell is about to. An eight-piece band spearheaded by 23-year old composer Ellis Ludwig-Leone, San Fermin is far from your traditional flavor-of-the-month indie band. Their debut album, released just this past September, is meticulously arranged and features multiple […]

Friday Night Sex Jams

Today is the Friday of Columbus Day weekend and I thoroughly intend to make the most out of it. How so? By playing these Josh-certified sex jams to get me (and others) in the mood, yo. Legendary sex god Prince just dropped the video for new single “Breakfast Can Wait” and, although it doesn’t feature […]

Karmin celebrates Scarlet Fever, playing out on Nickerson today

Expect this site to undergo a major overhaul this fall as we turn the BU Central blog into your one stop shop for discovering music. In the meantime, we hope to see you all out on Nickerson at 3:30 today for Scarlet Fever, where DJ Case and Karmin will be hyping the crowd up for […]

Another week, another post from me spotlighting my three current favorite songs. Let’s make this a LIVE EDITION just for the hell of it, yeah? First up is Haim, recent winners of the BBC’s Sound of 2013 music industry poll . Performing new track “Falling,” the band is a joy to watch as they let […]

February may have just dumped two feet of snow on Boston, but that’s not all the month has to offer. It’s barely a week in and already there’s tons of great new music to jam to. James Blake’s haunting trance music makes a return to our ears with “Retrograde,” which was accompanied by this delightfully […]

The summer sun is still burning and all y’all are clearly still hurting for some more tunes, so here’s three more to make your lives all the better. I randomly stumbled upon this video on a music blog last week and quickly found myself entranced by the faux-hood dancing skills of Berlin-based D E N […]

It may not feel like it, but the summer has just about reached its midway point. Regardless of whether you’re personally ready to make your return to BU come September, here’s a selection of a few songs that are guaranteed to help you make the season all the more memorable. “You’re the One,” the latest […]

Over the past couple weeks, NYC-based indie-folk trio Town Hall has quickly become one of my favorite bands of the moment and it’s about time I expose all y’all to their brilliance. Town Hall puts their own twist on the male-female vocalist formula and consistently produces some of the best music I’ve heard in months. […]

Last Saturday some of Boston’s finest local bands threw down in the final round of our Battle of the Bands series and out emerged Frank & Dependent as this year’s victor. The band has been steadily on the rise on the BU scene over the past few months, so it’s about time all y’all got […]