Archive | Nicole Atkins and the Sea

Win tickets to see Nicole Atkins at the Triple Door this Friday

Looking for some sophisticated, delicious high-brow plans for this weekend? TIG has two pairs of tickets for the Nicole Atkins and the Sea show at the Triple Door for this Friday night, July 25. Nicole was one of my best surprises from SXSW 2007, with her dark, soaring vocals set over moody, soulful guitar rock. Her single […]

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igAsh's favorite songs of 2007, with {some} free downloads!

I made a ‘Best of ’07’ compilation for coworkers and thought I’d share my picks with you, in no particular order. Hope you’ve got a little time to spare! All downloads have been posted with permission from the bands themselves. Thanks bands!   1. Nicole Atkins and the Sea: “The Way It Is” I think […]

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Pipettes free ticket giveaway!

They are the Pipettes, and they are undoubtedly the prettiest girls (in matching polka dots) you've ever met! They're coming this Thursday, November 1st, to the Crocodile Cafe, with the fabulous Nicole Atkins opening up. And guess what we've got? Three (very real) pairs of tickets for three imaginary readers! Simply email us by tomorrow […]

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Nicole Atkins and the Sea tour release debut record, tour with the Pipettes, appear on Letterman tonight

Ever since Betsy Boston turned me onto Nicole Atkins when she reviewed her debut EP Blood Diamonds earlier this year {review}, and I caught her playing at 2a on the final night of SXSW to a tragically nearly empty room {review}, I've been a huge fan. It feels like it's been an endlessly long wait […]

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Betsy Boston's live show recap for 5/4/07

Show Date: November 27, 2020

It's been a busy week here in the east! Let's recap. Last Thursday night I made it over to new (and awesome!) Boston venue Hennessy's for a show featuring Tiny Whales, Big Digits, and Math the Band (sadly, I missed the first set by Crystal Understanding, but heard it was great). Three-piece Tiny Whales wore […]

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Tonight's Recommended Show: Nicole Atkins and the Sea (in Boston)

THIS JUST IN: Nicole Atkins & the Sea just had to cancel their Boston show tonight because of bad weather. From the band: "We'll be back there next week on monday with bells on so please come on out then." Bummer!! I blame Global Warming.  ********************  New York-based chanteuse Nicole Atkins and her band, the […]

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Betsy Boston Hangs with Nicole Atkins and the Sea

Spend any amount of time talking music with yours truly these days, and you’re bound to hear about two particular acts way more than any others: Boston’s Township (who we’ll talk more about another day), and New York/New Jersey’s Nicole Atkins and the Sea. During April, Atkins & co. are playing a rotation of weekly […]

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