BOOK LAUNCH EVENT: Sunday, November 11, 2018

Brattle Theater, 40 Brattle Street, Harvard Square (Cambridge).


$10 for each separate program (7 pm and 9:30 pm) or $15 for the entire evening


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The official launch of Brian Coleman’s visual history of late 20th Century Boston will be a MULTI-MEDIA EVENT, with hours of rarely seen Boston-centric videos, a slideshow and a panel discussion



To celebrate the release of his new book, Buy Me, Boston, Revere-based author Brian Coleman has a truly unique night planned for November 11 (Veteran’s Day Weekend). The event itself will cover a lot of historical ground and will be a perfect way to celebrate the book, which is a stream-of-consciousness visual tour through late 20th Century Boston (www.BuyMeBoston.com and www.Instagram.com/DignifiedAndOld).



Current confirmed details:


RARELY- OR NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN VIDEOS covering a variety of Boston artists and happenings, including:


Visuals from the Kiss 108 Archives (via the David Bieber Archives), including the station’s 5th Anniversary party / concert, at the Metro club in 1984


Punk and new wave concert footage (Human Sexual Response, Mission of Burma)


A 1985 Rock Against Racism documentary focusing on local hip-hop artists


1980s footage of Prince Charles & The City Beat Band and other Tony Rose-managed artists



A SLIDESHOW with images chosen from the book’s nearly 400 pieces of Boston visual history



8:30 PM PANEL DISCUSSION, moderated by Brian Coleman, featuring:


David Bieber (WBCN, Boston Phoenix / WFNX, The David Bieber Archives)


Prince Charles Alexander (Berklee College of Music, musician, producer, engineer)


Blowfish from the Boston Groupie News


Dart Adams (Dart Against Humanity podcast, acclaimed local journalist & historian)



60-plus minute video programs will be different for each showing (7 pm and 9:30 pm).



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For more information on Brian Coleman and Buy Me, Boston visit: www.BrianColemanBooks.com.



Audio Mixes by Brian Coleman inspired by Buy Me, Boston:


https://www.mixcloud.com/SUPERFUNDFM/buy-me-boston-audio-mix-1


https://www.mixcloud.com/SUPERFUNDFM/buy-me-boston-audio-mix-2-october-2018/