In Scene Report, musicians from all over the globe fill us in on what’s going on sonically in their hometowns. This week Chris Keene of Mean Creek gives the scoop on Boston, MA.
Boston has always had an extremely diverse music scene. The part of it that has inspired us lately is seeing the rising of a lot of new loud, garage-y, noisy rock bands who also put emphasis on writing good pop songs. I miss loud messy rock bands, and I especially miss loud messy rock bands that care about writing good songs with hooks. There’s a whole scene of these bands in Boston that play basement shows and clubs constantly, and it has been extremely refreshing to see the uprising of this music in the city.
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