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Hot Days -- Ska, Rocksteady, and Reggae: A Brief Musical History
July 29, 2015 No Commentby

Hot Days — Ska, Rocksteady, and Reggae: A Brief Musical History

During a sweltering rehearsal the other night, we decided we were only going to run through some reggae and rocksteady ...

Newport Jazz Festival: 61st Annual Preview
July 29, 2015 No Commentby

Newport Jazz Festival: 61st Annual Preview

Last year marked a milestone as the revered Newport Jazz Festival turned 60, cementing its place in the realm of ...

Folk Fest -- All Is Not Lost!
July 22, 2015 No Commentby

Folk Fest — All Is Not Lost!

I’m willing to bet you’re pretty bummed you didn’t get tickets to the sold-out Newport Folk Fest this year, right? ...

The Rosters Are A’Roarin’: Home Season Begins
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

The Rosters Are A’Roarin’: Home Season Begins

The hottest part of a flame is closest to the source. In this case, the greatest competition in roller derby ...

Gathering of the Vibes Celebrates 20 Years
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

Gathering of the Vibes Celebrates 20 Years

Twenty years of existence in the music festival circuit is virtually unheard of. Most modern festivals, such as Coachella and Bonnaroo, have ...

Bo and Luke Duke React to the Banning of the Confederate Flag
July 2, 2015 1 commentby

Bo and Luke Duke React to the Banning of the Confederate Flag

On Wednesday, July 1, Bo and Luke Duke of Hazzard County were confronted with the news that Warner Bros. would ...

Riveters Rally to Victory at ECDX
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Riveters Rally to Victory at ECDX

Providence’s travel team, the Rhode Island Riveters, were plagued this year with injuries and zero wins going into the 2015 ...

Movies in Rocky Point Park
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Movies in Rocky Point Park

History was made on June 18 in Rocky Point State Park with an outdoor screening of The Lego Movie. Not ...

PRD Rollin’ Hard to the East Coast Derby Extravaganza
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

PRD Rollin’ Hard to the East Coast Derby Extravaganza

The three-day weekend of Jun 19 – 21 will mark the ninth annual East Coast Derby Extravaganza (ECDX) in Feasterville, ...

An Indivisible Pride RI Turns 40
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

An Indivisible Pride RI Turns 40

Pride Festival on South Water Street – Saturday Daytime RI Pride will host a daytime festival on South Water St ...