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Alt-Nation: Interview with The Viennagram and Haunted Happenings

Alt-Nation: Interview with The Viennagram and Haunted Happenings

Oct 30, 2014 | No comment

The Viennagram – Learn To Tame The Patterns Over the years I’ve probably described The Viennagram as anything from carnival

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Interview with Mastodon’s Bill Kelliher

Interview with Mastodon’s Bill Kelliher

Oct 29, 2014 | No comment

With a sound as big as the extinct animal they’re named after, Atlanta, Ga., metal band Mastodon has risen to

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Alt-Parenting: Halloween Really Is Scary

Alt-Parenting: Halloween Really Is Scary

Oct 28, 2014 | No comment

Halloween is the time of year when it’s fun to be scared. On this year’s quest for all things terrifying,

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CD Review: Matt Fraza's Let Trouble Go

CD Review: Matt Fraza’s Let Trouble Go

Oct 28, 2014 | No comment

When I was a youngster I used to get so excited when the mailman would show up with whatever useless

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Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park

Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park

Oct 28, 2014 | No comment

Professional BMX bike rider Kevin Robinson knows what it takes to be competitive and successful. The five times X Games

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  • Alt-Nation: Interview with The Viennagram and Haunted Happenings
  • Interview with Mastodon’s Bill Kelliher
  • Alt-Parenting: Halloween Really Is Scary
  • CD Review: Matt Fraza's Let Trouble Go
  • Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park

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: Well, Aren't You Just a Tall Glass of, um, Beer
October 23, 2014 No Comment

DareMe: Well, Aren’t You Just a Tall Glass of, um, Beer

Me: Mmmmm. That has a full-bodied sip. Vendor: Wow. How do you know so much about beer? Me: Well, I drink a ...

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

Alt-Parenting: Halloween Really Is Scary
October 28, 2014 No Comment

Alt-Parenting: Halloween Really Is Scary

Halloween is the time of year when it’s fun to be scared. On this year’s quest for all things terrifying, ...

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

Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park
October 28, 2014 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park

Professional BMX bike rider Kevin Robinson knows what it takes to be competitive and successful. The five times X Games ...

Sports

Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park
October 28, 2014 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: Impact Action Sports Park

Professional BMX bike rider Kevin Robinson knows what it takes to be competitive and successful. The five times X Games ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Interview with The Viennagram and Haunted Happenings
October 30, 2014 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Interview with The Viennagram and Haunted Happenings

The Viennagram – Learn To Tame The Patterns Over the years I’ve probably described The Viennagram as anything from carnival ...

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 ...