Clubbing in Boston

[Courtesy of: Resident Advisor]

It’s among the largest cities on the East Coast of the United States, but has always struggled in the shadow of its big brother, New York. Shuja Haider takes a look at the unique clubbing landscape of Boston. Of America’s major cities, most have their own indigenous kind of music. From the several scenes of obvious metropolises like New York, Chicago or Detroit, to local subgenres like Philly Soul, DC Hardcore and Baltimore Club, an eponymous musical style seems like a prerequisite to a city’s cultural stature. As for Boston, though, it’s hard to identify a native musical movement that has made its way into the history books—unless you count “More Than a Feeling.”

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