Aloud - 2011 Last Call // Photo: Mike Basu/DigBoston

The year that was and the year to come: Last week, a panoply of Boston area performers turned up for DigBoston’s “Last Call”. Aloud was joined by groups like Kingsley Flood, Mellow Bravo, Mean Creek, You Can Be a Wesley, The Boston Pops, Viva Viva, and many others to talk about 2011, 2012, and the worlds Boston bands have yet to conquer.

At Ironworks in Austin

Our trip through the Southwest has been neglected. I am lazy, but it’ll get done, damnit! Till then, our adventure through Texas continues… Our next day in Austin was our first day off during SXSW. We were up on the early side so we could catch the Dig’s Boston to Austin party. The whole thing […]

Weekly Dig

The second of six EPs released by Brendan Boogie—Songs From The Armory Vol. 2—is now available! The latest EP contains the Brendan/Henry joint “Younger Man’s Game”, which was debuted at last year’s Armory Residency. The EP—which also includes contributions from Tad McKitterick of Sidewalk Driver, Marc Pinansky of Township, and Jason Dunn of The Luxury—is […]

Photo: Anna Muzarek

Henry and Jen speak with Time Out Boston Henry and Jen spoke with Jessie Rogers at Time Out Boston. During the phone interview they covered the nuances of living in a minivan for a few months, working on Exile, a few road stories, and on a new-found sense of community with other touring acts: Jen: […]

Henry - Weekly Dig 1/12/2011

Exile is going to State! In the wake of an enlightening post from a blogger in Seattle about how lists are ultimately the enemy of art, our friends at Playground Boston have taken a different tack and instead of naming their Top 5 albums from 2010, they put their five favorite albums on a basketball […]

Photo: Jennifer Beguiristain

Exile makes moves in the New Year. Exile has received some love in the New Year, beginning with WZLX’s Boston Emissions. Last week, Exile made the program’s top 10 Favorite Records of 2010. Last night on the show, the record and the band were at the receiving end of some really kind words from the […]

Photo: Mark Jenko

In the funny papers (virtual or otherwise). Ryan’s Smashing Life posted the photographic evidence from the Beast of the Northeast CMJ showcase at Arlene’s Grocery last month. The pics—snapped by Mark Jenko—can be found here: Henry had the opportunity  to speak with Brad Newman of the Amarillo Globe-News last week to talk about the […]

Photo: Jess Hodge, for the Weekly Dig (

Aloud is less than a week into their US tour behind Exile, and things are going well by all accounts. The gang started off the tour with a trip to the 2010 CMJ Music Marathon in New York. Beast of the Northeast, a showcase sponsored by Ryan’s Smashing Life, Boston’s Weekly Dig, and annie*rock, went […]

Aloud - Exile (out now!)

At long last, the third full length album Exile is available for sale to the general public (that’s you) today! You can currently buy a copy on CD through the Aloud store and CD Baby, or digitally through Bandcamp and several other digital vendors like iTunes and Napster. Folks have been asking about the best way to help […]

…or “Tuesday Morning Round-Up, Pt. 2: Wednesday” In advance of tomorrow’s album release show at Church for Exile (*cough cough link to Facebook event page here*), Aloud has been getting some love from Boston today. This week’s issue of the Weekly Dig features a glowing review of Exile that’s left everyone blushing. Here’s an excerpt: […]