Music

Be Prepared for Nobody’s Boyscout
January 17, 2018 No Commentby

Be Prepared for Nobody’s Boyscout

Nobody’s Boyscout is a true case of musical serendipity. They are proof-positive that the incestuous Providence music scene provides consistent ...

The Messthetics at Machines with Magnets, Jan 11
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

The Messthetics at Machines with Magnets, Jan 11

Some of the best music comes from ideas that are inventive. These ideas push boundaries and inspire new sounds that ...

Album of the Week: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – <i>Wrong Creatures</i>
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Wrong Creatures

In an age where the mass populace is questioning rock ‘n’ roll’s legitimacy due to the mass proliferation of pop ...

Top 10 Providence Live Music Shows of 2017
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Top 10 Providence Live Music Shows of 2017

Providence’s music scene in 2017 went through some changes. Longtime venue Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel underwent under a renovation and became ...

Alt-Nation: A Winter Music Medley
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A Winter Music Medley

This isn’t a particularly uplifting time; the recent deep freeze has turned these parts into a dreary hellscape for what ...

The Roots Report: Runnin' Down a Dream
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Runnin’ Down a Dream

Okee dokee folks… Last week I had the pleasure of being included in the sold-out Tom Petty tribute show at ...

Mike D's Top 5 Can't Miss Shows of January
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Mike D’s Top 5 Can’t Miss Shows of January

1. Friday, January 19: Michael Ian Black; 7pm doors / 8pm show; $35 / $39; All ages; Greenwich Odeum, 59 Main St, East Greenwich. I don’t ...

Jazz Insights: David Zinno
January 3, 2018 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: David Zinno

Portsmouth’s David Zinno is one of New England’s premier jazz string bassist. He studied at the University of Rhode Island ...

Dopapod Jams Fête, Dec 30
December 28, 2017 No Commentby

Dopapod Jams Fête, Dec 30

The jam band scene in New England is a very talented one. Numerous acts incorporate styles of funk, reggae, folk ...

Wickenden Wonderland, Dec 21, Rings In Holiday Spirit
December 21, 2017 No Commentby

Wickenden Wonderland, Dec 21, Rings In Holiday Spirit

Caroling is part of the Christmas tradition. Ordinary folks gracing their neighborhood with their own style of holiday cheer is ...