Jake Bissaro

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CD Review: Ryan Adams' Self-Titled Album
September 16, 2014 No Commentby

CD Review: Ryan Adams’ Self-Titled Album

Ryan Adams has made a career doing pretty much whatever he wants. As a young man, he became an alt-country ...

Hey, Muggles -- It's Quidditch Time!
September 4, 2014 No Commentby

Hey, Muggles — It’s Quidditch Time!

It’s that time of year again; the leaves start to fall, apples are ripe for picking and young people start ...

The Steel Yard Turns 10
August 13, 2014 1 commentby

The Steel Yard Turns 10

Providence arts collective the Steel Yard will be hosting a party on Friday, August 15, to celebrate their 10th birthday, ...

Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy
July 22, 2014 5 commentsby

Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy

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 ...

Dinosaur Jr. Brings the Raw, Brutal Power of Rock & Roll
July 15, 2014 No Commentby

Dinosaur Jr. Brings the Raw, Brutal Power of Rock & Roll

The original lineup of Dinosaur Jr. came through a packed Met last Friday to pump some loud guitar music into ...

Locale Profiles: Boombox -- Little Boxes in Downcity
July 9, 2014 No Commentby

Locale Profiles: Boombox — Little Boxes in Downcity

Most drinking establishments offer a mere one night of karaoke out of seven, and is usually relegated to mid-week days ...

Shakespeare in the Park: A Summer Tradition
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Shakespeare in the Park: A Summer Tradition

The Colonial Theater and TRIST host Shakespeare in the Park Summer: The season that brings to mind beers on the ...

Locale Profiles: The Revolving Door
June 10, 2014 No Commentby

Locale Profiles: The Revolving Door

Newport is known for its history; there are establishments that have been around since the 17th century, and the White ...

Toy Soldiers Take Over the Columbus
June 10, 2014 No Commentby

Toy Soldiers Take Over the Columbus

It’s not every day that a band like Philadelphia’s Toy Soldiers comes along Philadelphia troubadours Toy Soldiers, along with Quiet ...

Top Things to do in Newport this Summer
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Top Things to do in Newport this Summer

Take a Break From The Beach If you’re heading to Newport this summer, you’re probably thinking the beach or maybe ...