Punk pioneer Jonathan Richman looked small on the stage at Crescent Ballroom last December with an acoustic guitar and his drummer, Tommy Larkins. The crowd shouted requests at him in hopes that he would play something by Richman's seminal 1970s band the Modern Lovers. He appeased them by putting a flamenco spin on the 1972 song "Old World," then pressed onward with more recent output. It was a remarkable show, but the crowd obviously... More >>>