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10 hours ago

OC45 at Great Scott on 11/19/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    OC45 - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 19th, 2017
    "Third time I've listened to it ["G.C.R.P."] this morning. I'm one away from pounding beers and smashing everything on my desk." - Drisk Nation Since our formation in the summer of 2011, we've played 190+ shows including two US tours and an East Coast/Canadian Tour; 18 weeks and over 26,000 miles in total.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

34 hours ago

Bedouine at Great Scott on 11/18/2017 09:00 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Bedouine - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 18th, 2017
    'INDEPENDENT CHANNEL,' DOMINO KIRKE'S REMARKABLE NEW COLLABORATION WITH HERE WE GO MAGIC'S LUKE TEMPLE, GREW FROM AN UNLIKELY SEED. "I KNEW LUKE FROM AROUND THE NEIGHBORHOOD," REMEMBERS KIRKE, WHO RESIDES IN BROOKLYN. "WE'D CIRCLED EACH OTHER FOR YEARS WITHOUT PUTTING A NAME TO THE FACE, BUT I'D BEEN A FAN OF HIS SONGWRITING SINCE LONG BEFORE WE'D MET.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

2 days ago

Mungion at Great Scott on 11/17/2017 10:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Mungion - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 17th, 2017
    The origin of Space Bacon traces back to the depths of Fordham University basement parties on the gritty streets of the Bronx. Since then, Space Bacon has grown from frat fests to the main stage, quickly conquering the title as one of the hottest up-and-coming jam bands in the North East.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

2 days ago

Great Scott Record Store Pop Up at Great Scott on 11/18/2017 12:00 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Great Scott Record Store Pop Up - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 18th, 2017
    Come down and pick up records and merchandise from your favorite local labels and distros including: Run For Cover Bridge Nine Hungry Ghost Press Midnight Warewolf Records Disposable America Artificial Distro Wide Eyed Noise State Line Records BBB Records
    https://www.boweryboston.com

2 days ago

Space Bacon at Great Scott on 11/17/2017 10:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Space Bacon - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 17th, 2017
    The origin of Space Bacon traces back to the depths of Fordham University basement parties on the gritty streets of the Bronx. Since then, Space Bacon has grown from frat fests to the main stage, quickly conquering the title as one of the hottest up-and-coming jam bands in the North East.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

3 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC added 2 new photos.

Allston Brighton CDC is partnering with ABCD to help keep families warm this winter. We are accepting donations at the All Bright Community Center, located at 1287B Commonwealth Ave. We are collecting coats, hats, mittens and gloves. Distribution will be on December 8th. #AllstonBrightonCares

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC, Allston, MA. 878 likes. Working Together, Building Community
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3 days ago

3 days ago

Shame at Great Scott on 11/16/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Shame - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 16th, 2017
    Since starting out as school boys, this five-piece band has become notorious for stealing every stage with the outrageous, jaw-dropping performances that have become the Shame signature.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

3 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC updated their cover phot...

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC, Allston, MA. 879 likes. Working Together, Building Community
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3 days ago

Thank you to everyone who made last evening's...

Thank you to everyone who made last evening's All Bright Night such a success! Thank you to all of our sponsors, funders, partners, elected officials, staff, board, residents and constituents for supporting us as we strive to make Allston Brighton a safer, more stable, and healthy community for ALL residents - we couldn't do this work without you! We look forward to celebrating with everyone again next year! Pictures from the event will be posted soon!

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4 days ago

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4 days ago

Alex Lahey at Great Scott on 11/15/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Alex Lahey - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 15th, 2017
    "I'm just some random from Melbourne." Alex Lahey likes to keep it real. The 24-year-old Australian musician takes her rise up the ranks from music student to 'an artist with one of the most highly anticipated debut albums of 2017' in her stride.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

4 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC added 17 new photos — at...

Pilot of LDA 101 program, in which 11 residents in our affordable housing portfolio attended a series of workshops to further develop their leadership skills and abilities, as well as network with each other to build social capital within our buildings and the broader community..

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Pilot of LDA 101 program, in which 11 residents in our affordable housing portfolio attended a series of workshops to further develop their leadership skills and abilities, as well as network with...
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5 days ago

5 days ago

Birthing Hips at Great Scott on 11/14/2017 09:00 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Birthing Hips - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 14th, 2017
    Andrea Pensado works with sound as a performer and programer. She has been using digital media and live interactive musical systems since 1995. She studied in Argentina and Poland. At first, she composed mainly for acoustic instruments. However, she felt gradually more attracted by different sound realms. Today, the abrasive digital noise of her improvisations is far away from her earlier pieces.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

5 days ago

Allston Brighton CDC added 13 new photos.

Over the last five weeks, we piloted a Leadership Development Academy for residents living in our buildings. We had 11 residents go through workshops focused on team building, effective communication, active listening, and other foundational skills. The program culminated in a graduation and celebration, where Councilor Mark Ciommo and Councilor Annissa Essaibi George presented graduates with a Resolution welcoming them as new resident leaders. A few pics from the workshops are below- more will be posted soon!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC, Allston, MA. 878 likes. Working Together, Building Community
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5 days ago

Some residents have pushed for ground-level r...

Some residents have pushed for ground-level reconstruction, arguing that it would lower this barrier, reduce noise from vehicles revving uphill, and allow for more development in the future by creating decks over the roadways — while being the least costly of the three. “It just unlocks all these things,” said Harry Mattison, an Allston resident and member of a neighborhood task force working on the highway design. “Even if they’re not done as part of this project, they could still be done over time. But once you build a new highway viaduct, it’s there forever and you can never improve it.”

    Mass. Pike project in Allston to cost $1 billion or more - The Boston Globe
    A mammoth highway project that would dramatically reshape the Massachusetts Turnpike in Allston and affect the commute of hundreds of thousands of motorists will move forward and likely break ground in 2020, state officials said Monday.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

6 days ago

Circuit des Yeux at Great Scott on 11/13/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Circuit des Yeux - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 13th, 2017
    Ka Baird is a multi-instrumentalist and vocalist living and working in NYC. She is one of the founding and continuing members of the long running avant psych project Spires That In The Sunset Rise. Described by Jack Rose as a "female Sun City Girls," STITSR have contributed a different slant to the New Folk movement by incorporating various avant-garde and world music influences into their music.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

6 days ago

"Seeking to stem the tide of investors, Harva...

"Seeking to stem the tide of investors, Harvard [has] set aside $3 million of its community benefits package to support the All Bright Homeownership Program, an initiative to buy up homes in the area and resell them to homeowners with an owner-occupancy deed restriction, meaning that the buyer must live on the property. The program, implemented with the Allston Brighton Community Development Corporation and the City of Boston in 2015, has so far sold 13 housing units to homeowners. #homeownershipmatters

    Harvard-Funded Program Boosting Allston Homeownership | News | The Harvard Crimson
    Kevin Wong Wong Keet was getting frustrated. After watching his monthly rent rise for years, he had decided to look for a home in Allston-Brighton-but four times in a row, he had been outbid. "Every single time, it was the same story.
    http://www.thecrimson.com

Nov 13

Bully at Great Scott on 11/12/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Bully - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 12th, 2017
    Bully burst onto the scene in 2015 with their critically acclaimed album Feels Like. Today the band announces Losing. The album was engineered and mixed by lead-singer Alicia Bognanno in Chicago at Electrical Audio. Fronted by Alicia Bognanno, Bully was born in 2013.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 12

Kicked In The Head at Great Scott on 11/11/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Kicked In The Head - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 11th, 2017
    Kicked in the Head is not a band. They were a band. They were four people who went to school together, went to college, and made things. Some of the things they did are embarrassing. They wrote a song about cereal, for one.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 11

Nov 11

Kicked In The Head at Great Scott on 11/10/2017 10:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Kicked In The Head - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 10th, 2017
    Kicked in the Head is not a band. They were a band. They were four people who went to school together, went to college, and made things. Some of the things they did are embarrassing. They wrote a song about cereal, for one.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 10

Hembree at Great Scott on 11/09/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Hembree - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 9th, 2017
    Hembree's path to success is proving to be as nostalgia-inducing as it is powerful: labor away at home and in fly-by-night studios creating music you love; send your song to the local DJ (yes, on the actual radio) and have him love it so much he plays it immediately; tour and tour and tour and tour and tour; and begin to hear that song on radio stations across the country, acting as early beacons to the larger world taking notice.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 09

The Coronas at Great Scott on 11/08/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    The Coronas - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 8th, 2017
    The Coronas are a 4 piece band from Dublin, Ireland..
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 08

Allston Brighton CDC shared Zone 3's event.

CrimsonBikes presents the Allston Bike Pop-Up: a three week temporary sales & repair shop and bike community space. Open Wednesdays through Saturdays now through November 18!

    Allston Bike Pop-up Shop
    CrimsonBikes presents the Allston Bike Pop-Up: a three week temporary sales & repair shop and bike community space. Open Wednesdays through Saturdays now...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 08

Yautja at Great Scott on 11/07/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Yautja - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 7th, 2017
    Yautja incorporate imperial sludge riffs ala Neurosis with grind, math, crust and more. You'd think a mish-mash of influence like that would be jarring, but Yautja feels a lot more organic than their description leads on. Especially live. Where they rip. Think Inter Arma without the southern bent and with more grind instead of black metal.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 07

EmPath, Charlesview, Family Nurturing Center,...

EmPath, Charlesview, Family Nurturing Center, and ABCD are teaming up to organize a holiday meal and celebration for families living in shelter in Brighton. Please consider supporting this effort by contributing food or paper goods to make this event fun, nutritious, and delicious for families! More info on how to participate here: https://www.mealtrain.com/potlucks/vqm416

    Potluck for Holiday Celebration with Allston/Brighton Families Living in Shelter (Click Here)
    A Potluck is active for Holiday Celebration with Allston/Brighton Families Living in Shelter. Click above for easy ways to participate
    https://www.mealtrain.com

Nov 07

Barns Courtney at Great Scott on 11/06/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Barns Courtney - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 6th, 2017
    "I always knew I wanted to perform somehow," says Barns Courtney. "There are photos of me at three years old, with my teddy bears all lined up, singing into a plastic microphone. Music is just an inherent part of me, and it was something I couldn't help but pursue."
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 06

The holidays are approaching, so why not shop...

The holidays are approaching, so why not shop for gifts, decorations, and more while donating to Allston Brighton CDC? Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday season at smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2716278 and Amazon will donate a percentage to Allston Brighton CDC at no additional cost to you! #48ShoppingDaysLeft

    Allston Brighton CDC
    The holidays are approaching, so why not shop for gifts, decorations, and more while donating to Allston Brighton CDC? Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday season at...
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Nov 06

Astronautalis at Great Scott on 11/05/2017 09:30 PM EST

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Astronautalis - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 5th, 2017
    It may sound like hyperbole, but there is truly no one out else there quite like Astronautalis. In addition to moonlighting as a travel writer, avid photographer, Harley­rider, and most assuredly being the first rapper to perform and have a piece on display at the world famous Venice Biennale, this nomadic wordsmith has been perfecting his own unique hybrid of hip­hop, indie rock and punk for over a decade.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 05

Ratboys at Great Scott on 11/04/2017 09:00 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Ratboys - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 4th, 2017
    Born out of fierce friendship and a mutual affection for melody, Chicago's Ratboys - anchored by the partnership of Julia Steiner and Dave Sagan - aims to 'write songs that tell stories and honor the intimacy of memory,' according to Steiner.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 04

Mister Heavenly at Great Scott on 11/03/2017 10:30 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Mister Heavenly - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 3rd, 2017
    Mister Heavenly dabbled in love and affection on their first record, 2011's Out of Love. This time, however, Ryan Kattner, Nicholas Thorburn and Joe Plummer are in a scrappy mood as they embrace a tougher sound on the band's new album, Boxing the Moonlight.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 03

Nov 03

The Dears at Great Scott on 11/02/2017 09:30 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    The Dears - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 2nd, 2017
    The Dears have announced the release of their seventh studio album, Times Infinity Volume Two, due July 14, 2017 through Dangerbird Records. The album is the second instalment of a two-album project from the Montréal band.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 03

Myq Kaplan at Great Scott on 11/03/2017 07:30 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Myq Kaplan - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 3rd, 2017
    Myq Kaplan is a comedian named Myq Kaplan (pronounced "Mike"). He is a 2010 Last Comic Standing Finalist and has appeared on the Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, the Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central Presents, and all the other places he's been.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 02

Attention neighbors! Do you care about affor...

Attention neighbors! Do you care about affordable housing, historical preservation, and open spaces? Apply TODAY to be 1 of 9 people recommending how to spend $20 million per year in Community Preservation Act funds!

    Community Preservation
    The City hired Christine Poff, the program's director, in the summer of 2017. She's begun the work of building Boston's Community Preservation Act program. Her team may grow as the project review process gets underway. Community Preservation Committee The Mayor and the City Council will appoint a nine-member, decision-making committee.
    https://www.boston.gov

Nov 02

Allston Brighton CDC added 4 new photos.

Check out these photos from last year's All Bright Night! Don't miss out on the fun, get your tickets today! #TBT https://www.eventbrite.com/e/all-bright-night-2017-tickets-38242228535

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC, Allston, MA. 873 likes. Working Together, Building Community
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Nov 02

Willie Watson at Great Scott on 11/01/2017 09:00 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Willie Watson - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - November 1st, 2017
    Acony Records proudly presents Folksinger Vol. 2, the highly anticipated second solo album from folk artist Willie Watson. Produced by David Rawlings and recorded on analog tape at Woodland Sound Studios in Nashville, Tennessee, the album features eleven songs unearthed from the canon of American folk music and brought to light by Willie's remarkable voice and wise beyond his years performances.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Nov 01

Allston Brighton CDC added 9 new photos.

Last Friday evening, we hosted a Halloween party and Haunted Hallway for residents in our properties. A spooky time was had by all! Thank you Tony Arias, Arthur Downey Jr., Annie Carlson for volunteering and helping us with the scares!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Allston Brighton CDC, Allston, MA. 873 likes. Working Together, Building Community
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Nov 01

Helms Alee at Great Scott on 10/31/2017 09:30 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Helms Alee - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - October 31st, 2017
    Every music nerd has gotten roped into the desert island conversation. You know-what's the one record you would bring with you to some remote location to provide solace for the rest of your days? Or better yet, what's the one band whose catalog would always remain fresh to your ears, even after years and years of isolation?
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Oct 31

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Oct 31

Leggy at Great Scott on 10/30/2017 08:30 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    Leggy - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - October 30th, 2017
    gobbinjr (lower case please) is Madison, WI-native turned lil nyc bb Emma Jerk Witmer's unapologetic new project. Her debut album 'manalang' (again, leave your caps at home) is the blunt, peachy child of Witmer's angsty yet sophisticated approach, creating a bedroom-panorama of earwormy, hazy melodies.
    https://www.boweryboston.com

Oct 29

Oct 27

SUSTO & Esmé Patterson at Great Scott on 10/26/2017 09:00 PM EDT

1222 Commonwealth Avenue

    SUSTO & Esmé Patterson - Tickets - Great Scott - Allston, MA - October 26th, 2017
    Sometimes you have to turn off your brain and let your body sing. That's what Esme Patterson did on her third full-length, We Were Wild, set for release on Grand Jury Music on June 10th, 2016. "At its core, rock 'n' roll is where madness and order collide.
    http://www.boweryboston.com

Oct 26

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