Monte Belmonte

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merrian webster

Wednesday, July 15, 201507/15/2015

Word Nerd: Pronunciation Education

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Emily Brewster, Resident Wordster from Merriam-Webster, quizzes Monte on the words that people most often need help pronouncing.

take magazine

Wednesday, July 15, 201507/15/2015

TAKE Magazine: An Artistic Imprint In Print

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Michael Kusek, Art Tsar of The Pioneer Valley (according to one, Rachel Maddow), is now setting his artsy eyes to…

pluto heart

Monday, July 13, 201507/13/2015

Mr. Universe: Pluto’s Got Heart

And we, as humanity, are going to have something that we created get closer to that (dwarf) planet than we’ve…

valerie june

Monday, July 13, 201507/13/2015

Valerie June Backstage at Green River Festival 2015

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No, Monte wasn’t excited to get to talk to Valerie June. Not at all.  Where did that voice come from?…


Monday, July 13, 201507/13/2015

tUnE-yArDs & J.Mascis backstage at Green River Festival 2015

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Both Merrill Garbus aka tUnE-yArDs and J.Mascis are local heroes and musical sensations hear what they have to say about music…

portugese wines

Friday, July 10, 201507/10/2015

Wine Snob: Not Port Portugese Red

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Looking for something delicious and extremely affordable? Also, want to know how to know if your wine is corked?

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Thursday, July 9, 201507/09/2015

Crossing The Blvd: Ko Fest

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After her hit performances at Ko last summer with YO MISS!, Judith Sloan continues to look at immigration and racism through…

emily brewster 2

Wednesday, July 8, 201507/08/2015

Word Nerd: WTF? This is NSFW

In Podcasts

Alright, it is SFW. But WTF does NSFW mean and why is it now in the dictionary?

3 little pigs

Wednesday, July 8, 201507/08/2015

Not By The Hair of My Chinny-Chin-Chin

In Podcasts

Paintbox Theater brings The Three Little Pigs to the Senior Center in Northampton.


Tuesday, July 7, 201507/07/2015

Hip-Hop High School

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Alright, he technically teaches in Amherst Regional Middle School (but it ruined the alliteration). But Michael Lawrence-Riddle is bringing hip-hop to…

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Fans, family mark 20th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s death with #RippleEffect


The daughter of late the Grateful Dead frontman has launched a global art project to honor her father.

in Music

Judge dismisses Kurt Cobain death scene photos case


A judge in Seattle has dismissed efforts by a TV host to release photographs of Kurt Cobain's death scene.

in Viral Videos

Epic Pomeranian puppy sneeze


There are worse ways you could spend a few seconds of your day.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Ice T voices ‘Care Bears,’ ‘Dora the Explorer’


The rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star used to do voice work for children's cartoons.

in Music

This week’s top alternative tracks


LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.