Some fresh out of the oven documentation of the MADNESS that was HASSLE FEST 5. Why do we do it to ourselves??? Because we like it!!! These vids are offered up by SIXDUST and they look great, and they should hold us over for a minute as we wait for all of our official video […]
Christmas arrives early this year. We at the Hassle put on numerous shows throughout the year, each special and precious in its own way. But our event this weekend – BOSTON HASSLE FEST 5 – is another beast entirely. The crown jewel in our show calendar, Hassle Fest (formerly Homegrown) brings together some of the […]
Brace yourself for a BEHEMOTHIC show TONIGHT brought to you by our budz at Fast Appple! Formidable Baltimore twosome Ed Schrader’s Music Beat are up to deliver a walloping dose ultra bare-bone post-punk fury! Joining them tonight are noise-punk mongrels SKIMASK and grunge-punk stompers Bugs and Rats. Get there early for a burger and beer […]
The weekend is FINALLY upon us and we’re throwing a DOOZY of a show with our Bodies of Water brethren TONIGHT at the Elks Lodge! Boston’s favorite noise punk juggernauts Guerilla Toss have been blazing through these United States on a beastly 24-city tour with Brooklyn wall-of-sound drone lords The Dreebs and they’re crashing into […]
Ed Schrader and Devlin Rice are ED SCHRADER’S MUSIC BEAT. They are on tour on the East Coast this week and will be in town TONIGHT w/ Guerilla Toss, The Dreebs and a ton of other sick bands @ Cambridge Elks Lodge. Don’t miss it!
Dan Shea plays in the NEEDY VISIONS, organizes shows as B.O.W. Shows & Boston Hassle Shows, and writes for and helps run the Boston Hassle site and Boston Compass newspaper. He also co-runs the fiscally sponsored Boston Hassle organization which has the initial goal of opening up a sustainable legal all ages show space in […]
Aaron DeMuth is the bass player for Libyans and Cottaging I was more into visual art this year than anything else. But I did see a few musical acts that really caught my attention or lack thereof. Russian Tsarlag at Dungeon C – Acrylic-pumped-pseudo-matador owning the room and dodging bulls while singing acapella Elvis. Horror […]