Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Support your local music stores!

9/10/08: Diskovery used to be an Allston tourist attraction. With the rising student population and exponentially rising rent, the owner had to relocate to Brighton. The move has been a blow to business and she continues to struggle to break even monthly. Instead of going down to the two or three Newbury Comics stores that are located conveniently off the T stop, try taking a stroll down Washington St. and discovery what Diskovery is all about.

Esperia Grill Brighton, MA

9/10/08: Recently opened in early 2008, Esperia Grill has gathered quite a little set of dedicated regulars that religiously gather every lunch break. Here a dentist eats his meal and fondly recounts his first Esperia falafel experience.

20 Chestnut Hill Avenue

9/10/2008: Behind the Brighton Senior Center there is a collection of bronze children and adults, immortally stretching for an embrace. While meant to be eternalizing an intimate moment between two generations, the figures are also engulfed by a feeling of desperation.