The Devil Is In The Details

or: Stage Shows and Costumes, a Little Effort Goes a Long Way

This is Ralph’s. It’s not a new venue, but it’s far enough from my home that I’ve only recently started vis­iting. ♠ Continue reading…

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Saturday Slam and the Boston Scene’s Best Sartorial Decisions

It takes a lot to get me out to Worcester. That’s why this was my first show at Club Oasis, con­ve­niently located between a Baptist church and some­thing called a Dance Ranch. ♠ Continue reading…

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Today is my birthday! So you’re pretty much oblig­ated to for­give me for dis­ap­pearing these past few weeks. ♠ Continue reading…

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2010" href="http://positivelybleak.com/?p=2141" rel="bookmark">Bleakest Picks: Best of 2010

It’s almost over, but it’s been a great year for metal and horror in my opinion. While I’m not big on reviewing art (I’m no critic and feel like taste is so sub­jec­tive!), 2010’s been so full of good stuff that a roundup is in order. Behold! The year in favorites: ♠ Continue reading…


The Requisite Halloween Hangover Post

So, Halloween hap­pened. It’s a good thing I had this camera or I wouldn’t have remem­bered shit! Considering that last year was a bust (thanks to a long drive, an awk­ward acquain­tance, and his girl­friend shooting me nasty looks all night), I was deter­mined to make up for lost time this year. ♠ Continue reading…