Music

Album of the Week: Bent Knee’s Land Animal
June 26, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Bent Knee’s Land Animal

If you take a look around and venture through the cracks of the music spectrum, you’ll discover something that’s akin ...

Jazz Insights: Shawnn Monteiro
June 21, 2017 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Shawnn Monteiro

Cranston’s Shawnn Monteiro is one of the top female jazz singers in America. Her connections to the music world began ...

The Roots Report: Toto at Twin River
June 21, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Toto at Twin River

Okee dokee folks… I went to Twin River in Lincoln the other night to check out the band Toto. There ...

Make Music Day Makes it to RI
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

Make Music Day Makes it to RI

On Wednesday, June 21, Rhode Island will become a stage. Inspired by the French holiday Fête De La Musique, Make ...

The Roots Report: Telling Tales
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Telling Tales

Okee dokee folks… “Shut up and sing the song!” That is what my friend, the late singer-songwriter Jack Hardy, used ...

Alt-Nation: The Same Thing Project and Other Tales from the Basement
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Same Thing Project and Other Tales from the Basement

    Whether with The Schemers, The Raindogs, The Men of Great Courage, his Tiny String Band or as a ...

Twin Peaks Play Fête on June 9
June 8, 2017 No Commentby

Twin Peaks Play Fête on June 9

Hailing from Chicago, garage rockers Twin Peaks come to the senses with a shredding sound that few can match. The ...

Album of the Week: Joshua Black Wilkins’ Rogue
June 7, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Joshua Black Wilkins’ Rogue

It’s interesting how music can sound when it finds a perfect balance: When it walks a fine line between different ...

Dispatch Celebrates Release of America, Location 12 at Newbury Comics
June 5, 2017 No Commentby

Dispatch Celebrates Release of America, Location 12 at Newbury Comics

It’s hard to pin down another act from New England that has had more success than the indie-roots band Dispatch ...

Hip-Hop: Must-See Summer Shows
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: Must-See Summer Shows

There’s plenty of music to look forward to this summer, but here are my picks for the shows you just ...