Music

RI Gears Up for Record Store Day
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

RI Gears Up for Record Store Day

April 21 is Record Store Day (RSD), a celebration of the nearly 1,400 independently owned record stores in the US, and ...

The Roots Report: I Have Ear Worms
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: I Have Ear Worms

Okee dokee folks… Lately I have been waking up (not that I really sleep) with an ear worm. Now let ...

Hip-Hop: Culture Games
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: Culture Games

The hip-hop scene in PVD continues to bubble away into a perfect cultural concoction, and the next ingredient to add is ...

Album of the Week: Hop Along – <i>Bark Your Head Off, Dog</i>
April 11, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Hop Along – Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Philadelphia indie rock act Hop Along has creative versatility beyond their contemporaries. The band amplifies the singer-songwriter aesthetic with powerful ...

Interview: Nick Panken from Spirit Family Reunion
April 9, 2018 No Commentby

Interview: Nick Panken from Spirit Family Reunion

Folk music, when done right, has an exuberance that stands on its own. There’s an organic quality that’s infectious and ...

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement

Broadcast radio underwent changes in the 1990s that had consequences impossible to foresee. As the first stirrings of what would ...

Roots Report: I Rest My Case
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Roots Report: I Rest My Case

Okee dokee folks… Yesterday, one of my friends brought up the topic of hearing protection. A little over a year ...

EDM Event Preview: Tight Crew’s Space Jam
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

EDM Event Preview: Tight Crew’s Space Jam

On Saturday, April 14, Tight Crew will bring Space Jam to Fete for the second consecutive year. This will be ...

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More

The Curious Case of LittleBoyBigHeadonBike Lo-fi folk outfit LittleBoyBigHeadonBike is the music of William Orchard, and armed with a guitar ...

School of Rock Opens North Providence Location
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

School of Rock Opens North Providence Location

School of Rock (SOR) has opened its doors at 1270 Mineral Spring Ave in North Providence. The Attleboro-based music school ...