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Foxygen Get Interstellar

Foxygen Get Interstellar

Oct 21, 2014 | No comment

The California indie pop duo Foxygen, made up of multi-instrumentalist Jonatathan Rado and singer Sam France, are back on the

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Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 

Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 

Oct 21, 2014 | No comment

Dear Nick, Imagine this: a pudgy, tiny, toupee-sporting man hatches a cocaine- and alcohol-fueled plot to recover his divorce settlement

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Ty Davis: NewPaper Founder on the Closing of the Providence Phoenix

Ty Davis: NewPaper Founder on the Closing of the Providence Phoenix

Oct 21, 2014 | No comment

The closing of The Providence Phoenix last week after 36 years is “a sign of the times,” said Ty Davis,

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Locale Profile: The Salted Slate

Locale Profile: The Salted Slate

Oct 21, 2014 | No comment

The new kid on the Wayland Square block, The Salted Slate, opened its doors in July. Occupying the former Farmstead

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The Addams Family Musical: Kooky, Spooky, and Ooky Fun

The Addams Family Musical: Kooky, Spooky, and Ooky Fun

Oct 21, 2014 | No comment

Premiering their new black box theater space off Glenbridge Avenue on the West Side of Providence with a Halloween musical,

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  • Foxygen Get Interstellar
  • Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 
  • Ty Davis: NewPaper Founder on the Closing of the Providence Phoenix
  • Locale Profile: The Salted Slate
  • The Addams Family Musical: Kooky, Spooky, and Ooky Fun

Theater

Fun at the Putnam County Spelling Bee
October 21, 2014 No Comment

Fun at the Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, being presented by the Community Players, is a silly and upbeat musical that’s ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? Autocrat Coffee Milk Stout -- So Deliciously Rhode Island
October 7, 2014 No Comment

Got Beer? Autocrat Coffee Milk Stout — So Deliciously Rhode Island

It’s finally returned! Long have we thirsted, and lo, it doth quench! The Narragansett Autocrat Coffee Milk Stout has returned! ...

Books

Book Review: Your Call Is Important To Us
October 6, 2014 No Comment

Book Review: Your Call Is Important To Us

Earth has been destroyed, so civilization was moved to another planet. The powers that be turn this into a utopian ...

Cannabis

Marijuana Reform: The New Regime
October 1, 2014 No Comment

Marijuana Reform: The New Regime

Only two years ago, Colorado and Washington defied the will of the federal government as they voted to legalize recreational ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Oh, The Things You’ll See
October 7, 2014 No Comment

DareMe: Oh, The Things You’ll See

Ob•liv•i•ous- not aware of, or not concerned about what is happening around one. My job as the DareMe girl is ...

Film

Scene and Heard: Mama Cast
September 9, 2014 No Comment

Scene and Heard: Mama Cast

This summer was the best. I had the pleasure of working on two big time productions – HBO’s “Newsroom” (in ...

Fine Arts

ArtBeat Held to Help AIDS Care Ocean State
October 21, 2014 No Comment

ArtBeat Held to Help AIDS Care Ocean State

ArtBeat, one of the major fundraising events for AIDS Care Ocean State, features the contributions of several local artists and ...

Food

Locale Profile: The Salted Slate
October 21, 2014 No Comment

Locale Profile: The Salted Slate

The new kid on the Wayland Square block, The Salted Slate, opened its doors in July. Occupying the former Farmstead ...

Lifestyle

Searching for Bigfoot
October 22, 2014 No Comment

Searching for Bigfoot

Sasquatch. Bigfoot. These are the names given to a large ape-like creature that some people believe inhabits forests, mostly in ...

Lunar Notes

October Lunar Notes
October 2, 2014 No Comment

October Lunar Notes

Aries: There is so much conversation going on between you and the folks in your life that you are finding it ...

Opinion

Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 
October 21, 2014 No Comment

Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 

Dear Nick, Imagine this: a pudgy, tiny, toupee-sporting man hatches a cocaine- and alcohol-fueled plot to recover his divorce settlement ...

Pin Up of the Month

October Pin-up of the Month: Lydia Lis
October 17, 2014 No Comment

October Pin-up of the Month: Lydia Lis

Do you have a nickname? Kielbasa Queen What do you never leave home without? Chapstick What’s your biggest pet peeve? ...

Shopping

Enter The Vault
September 16, 2014 No Comment

Enter The Vault

Vintage fashion, formerly a niche interest restricted to punks, goths, celebrities, and other weirdoes, has within the past decade achieved ...

Sports

The Fatale and The Fabulous: Providence Roller Derby Championship Bout Approaches!
October 2, 2014 No Comment

The Fatale and The Fabulous: Providence Roller Derby Championship Bout Approaches!

This year’s home season in Providence Roller Derby has demonstrated that all three teams are motivated to fight to the ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Music Meets Politics … and More
October 22, 2014 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Music Meets Politics … and More

One Providence Experience The race for Mayor of Providence is all the rage. It’s transcended state boundaries becoming a national ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Tip Your Musician!
October 3, 2014 No Comment

Roots Report: Tip Your Musician!

Okee dokee folks … Very often I am asked about the subject of musicians performing for free. While most of the general ...