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Top 10 Shows at the Newport Folk Fest

Top 10 Shows at the Newport Folk Fest

Jul 24, 2014 | No comment

Every July in Rhode Island, The City By The Sea becomes electric with some of the best musicians on the

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The Sharp Dressed Band Is Looking...well...Sharp!

The Sharp Dressed Band Is Looking…well…Sharp!

Jul 23, 2014 | No comment

It’s no secret that blues jams have been popping up all over. Musicians from all over Rhode Island and the

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Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera

Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera

Jul 23, 2014 | No comment

When I was a kid, we didn’t have no insurance. We didn’t have a damn thing. You had to be

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Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre

Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre

Jul 22, 2014 | No comment

The second show in rep for the summer at 2nd Story Theatre in Warren is Noel Coward’s Hay Fever. Set in

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Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy

Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy

Jul 22, 2014 | No comment

On Sunday, July 27, the Rhode Island musical community will come together for a special event at The Met in Pawtucket to celebrate the life

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  • Top 10 Shows at the Newport Folk Fest
  • The Sharp Dressed Band Is Looking...well...Sharp!
  • Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera
  • Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre
  • Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy

Theater

Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre
July 22, 2014 No Comment

Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre

The second show in rep for the summer at 2nd Story Theatre in Warren is Noel Coward’s Hay Fever. Set in ...

Got Beer?

The Beers on the Bus Go Down and Down
July 2, 2014 No Comment

The Beers on the Bus Go Down and Down

There are many things that never go together, Tabasco and tequila, toothpaste and orange juice, and of course, drinking and ...

Books

Book Review: Exeter Girls
July 15, 2014 No Comment

Book Review: Exeter Girls

I never knew much about the Ladd School growing up. I don’t even remember hearing about it until the late ...

Cannabis

Providence Prohibition Party Brings Entertainment and Raises Awareness
July 23, 2014 No Comment

Providence Prohibition Party Brings Entertainment and Raises Awareness

Providence’s first ever official hemp festival was held on July 12 at Simon’s 667, hosted by Mike Liberty and Dave ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Singing My Heart Out
February 4, 2014 No Comment

DareMe: Singing My Heart Out

Letting go of the fear and muscling through the pain was all part of being able to deliver Rice Krispie ...

Film

Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner – Food on a truck, man!
July 3, 2014 No Comment

Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner – Food on a truck, man!

Beautiful late spring weather favored the crowds sampling the diner fare from the iconic truck parked in front of the ...

Fine Arts

FringePVD Brings Work on the Fringe Into the Fold
July 2, 2014 No Comment

FringePVD Brings Work on the Fringe Into the Fold

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society was founded in 1958 to accommodate the influx of artists and performers who tended to ...

Food

Get a Taste of the Weekend at the Burnside Park Music Series
July 22, 2014 No Comment

Get a Taste of the Weekend at the Burnside Park Music Series

By Melanie Rainone and Despina Durand The weekend starts early if you happen to be in the downcity area on ...

Lifestyle

Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera
July 23, 2014 No Comment

Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera

When I was a kid, we didn’t have no insurance. We didn’t have a damn thing. You had to be ...

Lunar Notes

Cosmic Capsule – Buddy Cianci – Run Buddy Run
July 3, 2014 No Comment

Cosmic Capsule – Buddy Cianci – Run Buddy Run

Lunar Notes for Providence Candidate Buddy Cianci   Love him or hate him, you have to admit that Buddy Cianci ...

Opinion

Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera
July 23, 2014 No Comment

Not So Great Gatsby: Allegedly Aloe Verifiably Vera

When I was a kid, we didn’t have no insurance. We didn’t have a damn thing. You had to be ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-Up of the Month: Karena Ruggiero
July 2, 2014 No Comment

Pin-Up of the Month: Karena Ruggiero

Do you have a nickname? Some friends call me Doctor, although they are a few years too early. I won’t ...

Shopping

Know Your Mom and Pop: La Tiendita and Piñata Center
June 18, 2014 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: La Tiendita and Piñata Center

The Piñata Center offers genuine Guatemalan products right in he heart of Providence People are obsessed with combining things. Whether ...

Sports

Roller Derby: RI Riveters Roller Rumble Against Wales & Sweden
July 2, 2014 No Comment

Roller Derby: RI Riveters Roller Rumble Against Wales & Sweden

The weekend of June 20 featured more than 50 roller derby bouts with teams from around the world in the ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: A Few Reviews and Shows That Don't Blow
July 2, 2014 No Comment

Alt-Nation: A Few Reviews and Shows That Don’t Blow

I was getting some late spring cleaning done when I came across a couple of releases that I hadn’t had ...

Roots Report

2014 Rockstar Mayhem Festival Coming to Mansfield's Xfinity Center
July 8, 2014 No Comment

2014 Rockstar Mayhem Festival Coming to Mansfield’s Xfinity Center

If you’re looking for a festival to bring out the heavier side of your musical palate, then look no further. ...