Month: March 2013

Menino and Mom…

Menino and Mom…

So here I am, sitting at City Hospital (or Boston Medical Center for you youngins) in a wing of the hospital named for the Capo di tutti capi,(The Boss of all Bosses) Mayor Tom Menino. It’s surgery day for my mother, she’s finally having her…

Notice Us…

Notice Us…

In case you missed it last night on WERS 88.9. My man Gio Dee premiered his latest track “Notice Us” off his Fashionably Late album which drops Sunday 3/31 on iTunes. I was lucky enough to get a live rendition of this at the Morrissey…

Dot Rat Radio – Nowhere USA

Dot Rat Radio – Nowhere USA

We finally got Mark Doherty over to the cave to talk about his band Nowhere USA, his experiences, struggles and his hopes for the future. It was a long time coming and it made for a good podcast. [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/84616209″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true”…

Wicked Frauds?

Wicked Frauds?

I enjoy seeing 20 somethings party it up and get into mischief. Of course I understand this is supposed to be an incarnation of Jersey Shore. It brings me back to a simplier place and time in my life…and it can be a fun distraction.…

Paddy’s Day with the Massholes…

Paddy’s Day with the Massholes…

Paddy Q’s day to be exact…. enjoy!  

Support the Dot Day Parade and win $10,000…

Support the Dot Day Parade and win $10,000…

That’s right folks….10 grand! The Dorchester Day Parade Committee is getting ready to hold it’s 10K Cocktail$ & Ca$h Golden Gala on Friday April 19th at Florian Hall from 6:30PM till midnight. $100 will buy you a 1 in 300 chance to win $10,000 and…

St Patrick’s proposal…

St Patrick’s proposal…

So Mark Flaherty stole the show over in Southie yesterday…. Congrats to Mark and his bride to be Kathleen Duffy. I mean lets face it, this is one lucky lady. Do you know how many women would kill for a Richard Gere / Officer and…

Marguerite is a Dot Rat…

Marguerite is a Dot Rat…

My talented homie Marguerite Insolia from Massholes rockin the Dot Rat Official up near the Hollywood sign….really wasn’t expecting such a kick ass pic. Thanks Maggy! Check out her demo reel : Keep an eye on this girl….she’s going places! Follow her on Twittah! – @Midgerina Check out…

The sights and sounds of St Patrick’s Day…

The sights and sounds of St Patrick’s Day…

Jamming out to Clinton Sparks in Dot… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qc9G5msY6Jg Harlem Shake time… Tips from an Irishman… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hbaR6qHciY A participant’s perspective…. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vVIOjYUGmE Apparently it’s raining men… An amateur on the Orange Line… A little dancing… The commute… The Dropkicks… Timelapse… Barry White was Black Irish? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIG13H92Fww Ok…I’m…

The Pipes of Boston…

The Pipes of Boston…

For me, nothing invokes a sense of pride and makes me think of our history more than the sounds of bag pipes on Saint Patty’s day. The pipes immediately make me think of all those who came before me and the struggles they endured. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-XmIw3v5s80…