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Alt-Nation: Barrence Whitfield & The Savages – Under the Savage Sky (Bloodshot Records)
September 11, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Barrence Whitfield & The Savages – Under the Savage Sky (Bloodshot Records)

  Barrence Whitfield and The Savages have been kicking up a rock ‘n’ roll ruckus off and on for over ...

Alt-Nation: An Interview with Peter Wolf and Fall Shows
September 2, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: An Interview with Peter Wolf and Fall Shows

My earliest memories of listening to radio involve getting down to The J. Geils Band when they started to have ...

Alt-Nation: Handsome Pete, Beach House and Lincoln Tunnel
August 19, 2015 1 commentby

Alt-Nation: Handsome Pete, Beach House and Lincoln Tunnel

Handsome Pete’s Birthday Shitshow – The Funcrushers – Self-Titled CD Release (75orLessRecords) Longtime local music fixture Handsome Pete Lima’s annual ...

Alt-Nation: Blushing Brides, Rock 'n' Jock and Dylan
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Blushing Brides, Rock ‘n’ Jock and Dylan

The Blushing Brides (Rolling Stones tribute) I don’t do a lot on cover bands because what is there is to ...

Alt-Nation: VulGarrity's Afterlife
July 24, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: VulGarrity’s Afterlife

On their 4th release, Afterlife, VulGarrity conjures up another batch of supernatural-themed thrillers. VulGarrity are a brother/sister team composed of ...

Alt-Nation: July Shows Keep Summer Cooking
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: July Shows Keep Summer Cooking

Jodie Treloar – Voila (75orLess Records) Jodie Treloar’s debut EP Voila features five tunes on the crossroads of indie folk ...

Alt-Nation: Festivals in Flux
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Festivals in Flux

Festivals in Flux In local music, breaking news is kind of rare. Sure, bands put out albums and play shows, ...

Alt-Nation: Liberty Fest, The Spot Celebrates, BridgeFest and Under My Skin
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Liberty Fest, The Spot Celebrates, BridgeFest and Under My Skin

  Last week Providence Liberty Fest unveiled a staggering listing of 40 bands for their 16th anniversary show this 4th ...

Alt-Nation: Summer in the City
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Summer in the City

  All killer, no filler, hot times, summer in the city, back of my neck getting dirty and gritty… Hey ...

Alt-Nation: Just Going to the Library
May 20, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Just Going to the Library

Providence Public Library – “From Pop to Punk: Highlights of 20th century Popular Music in Providence” I’ve had the privilege ...