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Senior Discount Releases The Best Revenge -- An Interview with Chuck Staton
July 12, 2018 No Commentby

Senior Discount Releases The Best Revenge — An Interview with Chuck Staton

  For 14 years Senior Discount has been providing punchy, catchy punk rock in RI clubs and bars, and their new ...

The Roots Report: Joe Jackson at The Strand
July 11, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Joe Jackson at The Strand

Okee dokee folks… “It’s Different For Girls” got things going for Joe Jackson on Monday night at The Strand in ...

Jazz Insights: Nicolas King
July 11, 2018 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Nicolas King

One of America’s top-rated musical entertainers today hails from Westerly, Rhode Island. Nicolas King, who is 26, began crooning at age ...

Songs You NEED To Know Vol. 1
July 11, 2018 No Commentby

Songs You NEED To Know Vol. 1

Rhode Island is a music hub filled with a wide range of musical talent, so I’m kicking off a new ...

Keep on Moving: July Brings the Heat
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

Keep on Moving: July Brings the Heat

You might be feeling the post-fourth hangover and dealing with the oppressive humidity. But take comfort that there’s lots of ...

Mike D's Top 5 Can't Miss Shows of July
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

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

1. Saturday, July 14: Brandon Reilly; 7:30pm; $10; All ages; Alchemy, 71 Richmond St, PVD. Brandon Reilly is having a busy year. His ...

The Roots Report: Summer Is Bitchin' and So Am I
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Summer Is Bitchin’ and So Am I

Okee dokee folks… Have I mentioned that I #%@*<!@ hate summer? (I am refraining from profanity; Mom was mad that I ...

The Other Newport Music Festival
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

The Other Newport Music Festival

When referring ambiguously to any music festival in Newport, most folks within Rhode Island’s borders (myself included) think of the ...

Keep on Moving: 123 Astronaut – Space Talk with Jeff Robbins
June 27, 2018 No Commentby

Keep on Moving: 123 Astronaut – Space Talk with Jeff Robbins

I first became aware of Jeff Robbins’ work through his late ’90s band, Orbit. Orbit was like what you get ...

 Jazz Insights: R.J. Von See
June 27, 2018 No Commentby

 Jazz Insights: R.J. Von See

R.J.Von See, (Robert John Von See) has played a major role in musical efforts in Rhode Island. He grew up ...