April 2010 Archive

IFF Boston: Harmony and Me

23 April 2010, 5:11 pm
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Fans of indie-rock act Bishop Allen, whose lead singer Justin Rice stars as Harmony*, or anyone who likes to watch off-the-cuff footage of songwriters working on material should run, not walk to any chance to catch Harmony and Me. I would have gone home happy if hearing Rice run through Jonathan Richman’s “Government Center” was […]

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IFF Boston: The Extra Man

23 April 2010, 3:43 pm
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Once again, I’m going to try to do capsule reviews of all the films I see as part of Independent Film Festival Boston. Here’s the first.
A remark in the entertaining and informative post-screening Q&A by co-writer/co-director Robert Pulcini (along with Shari Springer Berman, half of the husband-and-wife writer/director team behind the terrific Harvey Pekar flick […]

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veggie hotdogs at Fenway

19 April 2010, 7:37 am
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I was excited to learn that Fenway would be featuring veggie burgers and veggie hotdogs for the 2010 season and eager to try them out. Friday I had a chance to sample the veggie hotdogs (couldn’t find the burgers, maybe next game).
You may have to walk around the park for a bit to find the […]

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