Upcoming Events – Speedy Ortiz / Downtown Boys Mini-Tour + Boston Hassle Black Market

It seems like it wasn’t that long ago that Sandy Dupois sent in Taylor Swift/Swim Fan single for review to I Heart Noise (and reviewed IHRTN did). Fast-forward to 2015 and the band was profiled/name-checked by everyone from Stereogum to Vanity Fair to Pitchfork (all for a good reason as they toured and recorded seemingly non-stop). Taylor […]

Boston/LA Mixtape – Speedy Ortiz, Jenova 7, Clown

Five great albums/EPs to check out – two coming from Boston’s transplant (and current LA resident) Jenova 7,  two from Northampton’s own Speedy Ortiz and one from Worcester’s one-man project Clown.   Speedy Ortiz – Cop Kicker EP + The Death Of Speedy Ortiz Though one of the tags that this Northampton trio uses on […]