Music

Event Wrap-Up: Ten Tight Years
July 19, 2017 No Commentby

Event Wrap-Up: Ten Tight Years

When I arrived at Fete on July 8 for “Ten Tight Years,” Tight Crew’s tenth anniversary party, I wasn’t sure ...

The Roots Report: The Way-Back Machine
July 19, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: The Way-Back Machine

Okee dokee folks … I am seeing a trend in my music listening habits. In the past I would generally ...

Bridging the Gap with BridgeFest
July 19, 2017 No Commentby

Bridging the Gap with BridgeFest

Whether you align with the folk camp or the jazz camp, any music fan can agree that Newport is the place ...

Album of the Week: Broken Social Scene’s <i>Hug of Thunder</i>
July 17, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Broken Social Scene’s Hug of Thunder

There’s a sense of reinvigoration these days with the Toronto indie rock collective Broken Social Scene. Kevin Drew and the ...

Interview: Eduardo Arenas of Chicano Batman
July 14, 2017 No Commentby

Interview: Eduardo Arenas of Chicano Batman

For a band, if you’re going to have a weirdly interesting name, then you better be good. With their unique ...

Album of the Week: Haim’s <i>Something to Tell You</i>
July 10, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Haim’s Something to Tell You

When the sisters Este, Danielle and Alana Haim put out their 2013 debut album Days Are Gone, it took the ...

The Roots Report: An Interview with Dave Mason
July 6, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Dave Mason

John Fuzek: Hello Dave Mason: Hello, John? It’s Dave Mason John Fuzek: Hey, how are you? Where are you? Dave ...

Artists Have Something to Say
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

Artists Have Something to Say

The other night I went to the U2 concert for the Joshua Tree tour. I have always been a casual ...

The Roots Report: An Interview with Derek Trucks
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Derek Trucks

I spoke with Derek Trucks of the Tedeschi-Trucks band a couple of weeks ago. They will be coming to the ...

Album of the Week: Pickwick’s <i>LoveJoys</i>
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Pickwick’s LoveJoys

Seattle soul-rock act Pickwick has always been about capturing a vibe. The band exudes infectious charisma that makes their music ...