Interview with Jeremy & the Harlequins
Jul18

Interview with Jeremy & the Harlequins

By Harriet Kaplan New York City’s Jeremy & The Harlequins are a Brooklyn-based 1950s and 1960s influenced rock band. The dynamic and rousing five-piece group uses the legacy of rock and roll’s past to make a creative template, infusing it’s own original sound. In an recent email interview with BOC, Jeremy reflected on his career in the music business, how it has changed since the MTV salad days and radio, and how the band making...

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Bitter’s Kiss EP Review
Jul16

Bitter’s Kiss EP Review

By Harriet Kaplan Having been compared to Regina Spektor, Nellie McKay, Sarah McLaghlan, and Carole King, Bitter’s Kiss singer/songwriter Chloe Baker is in good company with notable and respected female artists. Baker has crafted eclectic and powerful songs that strike a universal chord with listeners. The quiet and musically subdued “Love Won’t Make You Cry” EP takes a few spins to get under your skin and make an imprint. Once...

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SKATE TANK
Jul14

SKATE TANK

Skaters Danny Perez and Octavio Perez wreak havoc in a salon Photography by Rick...

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ALBUM REVIEW: California by Blink 182
Jul13

ALBUM REVIEW: California by Blink 182

By Jessica Kane New Beginning Blink-182 are standing defiantly on the precipice of an uncertain future. News of a new producer, a new singer, and a farewell to a founding member last summer left fans and cynics anxiously waiting to see if the band could pull off their next move. On California, the band shows that they are determined to preserve the soul of Blink-182 by marching furiously into the sun, drums blazing. Accomplished...

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SOUTH STREET by Ryan Curran
Jul09

SOUTH STREET by Ryan Curran

Photographer Ryan Curran explores the diverse people and sights of South Street, Philadelphia “So many people in a small area, from all different walks of life, all on a different path. It’s fascinating sometimes to just sit at a busy street corner and just observe.” With a renewed passion for photography, Ryan Curran doesn’t limit himself to the type of images he takes. Wether it is through street photography,...

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