Now Hear This November 2016

Local music writer Austin Sorette reviews the latest releases from Seacoast bands Cold Engines, Groove Lounge, and Green Bastard.

Hush Hush Sweet Harlot August 2008

The Hush Hush Sweet Harlot reunion show will offer a stellar lineup of Seacoast acts, introduce audiences to WSCA’s new stage, and benefit a local couple.

Now Hear This November 2016

Reviews of recent CDs by New Hampshire bands Badfellows, Order of Thieves, and Two Days From Monday.


The devilish mayhem of Halloween is over, but there is still plenty of fun to be had this first weekend of November. Here are some highlights from around the Seacoast.

Ghosts on the Banke

Halloween is Monday, and trick-or-treating in most communities is this weekend. But there are, in fact, some non-Halloween events coming up that are worthy of mention too. Here are some highlights.

Now Hear This Oct. 21

Reviews of the latest albums from local acts Jim Rioux, Notches, and Von Berwick.

Dick Gregory

The weekend weather forecast looks pretty dreary, but the entertainment forecast is bright and cheery, filled with music, art, and comedy. Check out some of the highlights, including the Black New England Conference.

Trichomes Almanac Mountain Heavy Pockets

Reviews of the latest CDs from local bands The Trichomes, Almanac Mountain, and Heavy Pockets.

Bitter Pill: The Songs of Billy Butler as Conceptualized by the Mad Men of Oopsy Daisy

"Bitter Pill," coming soon to The Players' Ring, brings the songs of Billy Butler to life with music, cirque, burlesque, puppetry, and more. We talked to the mad men behind the show.

"Whaleback" by digital photographer Thomas Wright

The weekend is mere hours away. You can make it. And when you do, you’ll have numerous options for entertainment, including great music, theater, and art events. Here’s a roundup of highlights.