Music

CD Review: Eric Barao
May 1, 2013 18 commentsby

CD Review: Eric Barao

If you travel in certain circles of bitter musicians who nightly lose a piece of their soul toiling at dives ...

The DJ Duo of DBMK: Fueled By Steaks and Porno
April 29, 2013 4 commentsby

The DJ Duo of DBMK: Fueled By Steaks and Porno

Disco Ball Murder Kit: The musical marriage of DJs Jack McDevitt and Ede Armand – two veteran performers who pride ...

Roots Report
April 28, 2013 No Commentby

Roots Report

Okee dokee folks… I played a gig down in Charm City last week. That is Baltimore for all you not ...

2013 Motif Music Award Winners
April 28, 2013 1 commentby

2013 Motif Music Award Winners

By Marc Clarkin and John Fuzek   Check out photos from the event here Best Rock Band 2013 Atlantic Thrills Atlantic ...

Mike D's Top Five: The Can't Miss Shows of May
April 27, 2013 4 commentsby

Mike D’s Top Five: The Can’t Miss Shows of May

#1 Thursday, May 2: Tallahassee (CD release show) with Smith & Weeden and Coyote Kolb. $10. 8pm. All ages. The ...

Alt-Nation: Interview with Sara Azriel
April 26, 2013 4 commentsby

Alt-Nation: Interview with Sara Azriel

  In this week’s Tuesday edition, I reviewed the entrancing new EP from Sara Azriel.  After enduring a decade of ...

Alt-Nation: A Win for Tony Jones & The Cretin 3
April 23, 2013 1 commentby

Alt-Nation: A Win for Tony Jones & The Cretin 3

Tony Jones & The Cretin 3 Win the WXIN Rock Hunt Rhode Island College’s WXIN Rock Hunt wrapped at Fete ...

The Class of 2013 Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame Members Make History
April 23, 2013 13 commentsby

The Class of 2013 Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame Members Make History

Rhode Island may be small, but there’s no doubt it’s big on talent. To honor and preserve that talent, the ...

Alt-Nation: A Week-Long Music Fest for Charity
April 16, 2013 32 commentsby

Alt-Nation: A Week-Long Music Fest for Charity

It’s with a heavy heart that I’m writing this column after the bombs exploded in Boston earlier today. Like everyone, ...

Review of Mardi Garcia’s Wild Horse Ranch
April 16, 2013 37 commentsby

Review of Mardi Garcia’s Wild Horse Ranch

What exact ingredients go into the making of a great song? I have spent my entire adult life (and a ...