I shouldn’t be admitting this to anyone, let alone in print, but the other night I went and paid actual money to see ‘Confessions of a Shopaholic.’ Yes, I saw ‘Sex and the City’ over the summer, but this is a different situation. ‘Sex and the City’ is the diva equivalent of Beyonc’eacute;, while ‘Shopaholic’ was more on par with Toni Braxton.
After reading rave reviews on Yelp.com, I decided that it was time to make a mission to Burma. Knowing that I would need to heavily sample as much as possible, I decide to invite two close friends with me on my journey.
The new House of Blues Boston venue sits on Lansdowne Street snug between older clubs and taking up the space that once held the Axis and Avalon clubs. The HOB opens tonight, with a one-time reunion show of the J. Geils Band making the return of the House of Blues franchise after shutting the doors of the Harvard Square venue in 2003.
Lily Allen’s new CD ‘It’s Not Me, It’s You,’ released February 9, picks up where the British artist’s hit debut ‘Alright, Still’ left off. The sassy Allen pairs light music and edgy lyrics with her bubble gum voice to produce a unique audio experience.