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La Roux proves irresistible

The crowd at the Paradise had a case of ginger fever on Sunday night as British electropop duo La Roux took to the stage for the opening night of its U.S. tour.

Conan or Leno – Who will be on tonight?

The questionable fate of NBC’s famed Tonight Show has fans and hosts alike up in arms.

Boston’s newest brand of magic

Magic Magic is a Dedham-based band whose popularity is snowballing, even overseas; they quickly became press darlings on a trip to London.’

Contra-band: Vampire Weekend’s latest effort

With their sophomore attempt, LP Rostam-produced Contra, Vampire Weekend has done it again, yet this time with bigger drums, faster guitars, sophisticated lyrics and altogether soul gripping beats. ‘

Burglary, Cancun and GaGa

‘I really hope you don’t miss your flight over this, Charlie.’ It was my freshman year and I was a mere five hours away from departing to Cancun for spring break and this was a Daily Free Press editor’s response when I told him I only had two sources for my story about tax cuts being offered to recent graduates in the state of Maine.