Music

Alt-Nation: Profile of The Silks and Events You Can't Miss
November 7, 2013 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Profile of The Silks and Events You Can’t Miss

I wanted to start this column addressing the recent passing of Lou Reed.  I remember reading about The Velvet Underground ...

Roots Report: Hey, Hey it’s Mike Nesmith, and Some Music for Veterans Day
November 4, 2013 No Commentby

Roots Report: Hey, Hey it’s Mike Nesmith, and Some Music for Veterans Day

The best in folk, blues, roots and acoustic in the greater RI area Okee dokee folks … How about them ...

Mike D's Top 5 -- Can't Miss Shows of November
November 4, 2013 No Commentby

Mike D’s Top 5 — Can’t Miss Shows of November

Top November Alt Shows in the greater RI area 1. Friday, November 8: Tim Kasher (of Cursive/The Good Life), Laura ...

Groove to the Music
November 1, 2013 No Commentby

Groove to the Music

Did you know the Earth emits frequencies? It has a vibrational beat. Even though we can’t feel it, there is ...

CD Review: The Silks – Last American Band
October 29, 2013 1 commentby

CD Review: The Silks – Last American Band

In contrast to the hard-driving numbers, The Silks reach down deep for the acoustic folk-blues dirge I’ve been accused of ...

Dash Around Town: CD Review – Halfway Home
October 15, 2013 No Commentby

Dash Around Town: CD Review – Halfway Home

Local musicians David Furlong and Joe Caron have made a stunning CD, Halfway Home, which contains 11 well-produced tunes and ...

A Hip-Hop Revelation: The Church Of Providence Returns
October 15, 2013 No Commentby

A Hip-Hop Revelation: The Church Of Providence Returns

Win some last minute tickets! The Church of Providence is a sacred tradition in the city and is a staple ...

Saves The Day: Songsmiths of the People
October 8, 2013 No Commentby

Saves The Day: Songsmiths of the People

On September 17, three weeks into their nationwide headline tour with Into it Over it and Hostage Calm, Saves the ...

Alt-Nation: An Interview About BoobStock and Deer Tick's Latest
October 1, 2013 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: An Interview About BoobStock and Deer Tick’s Latest

Internet radio superstation sensation 990WBOB is getting ready to roll out the pink carpet for their 5th annual BoobStock to ...

Roots Report: Graham Nash Review and Music From the World
September 30, 2013 No Commentby

Roots Report: Graham Nash Review and Music From the World

Okee dokee folks … I can’t believe that I have been writing this column for nine years now. OK, not ...