Music

Last-Minute PVD Fest Music Round-Up
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Last-Minute PVD Fest Music Round-Up

As you’ve probably heard, PVD Fest, the multi-cultural, multi-format behemoth, takes over downtown Providence this weekend. The fest strives to ...

Big Nazo Rockets into PVD Fest
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Big Nazo Rockets into PVD Fest

“Oh look, there’s a human-fly wearing a tutu.” “Did you miss the bio-mech giraffe?” “How about the rat-faced comedian, Ratso, ...

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2017
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Your Summer Guide to Classical Music 2017

The warmer days that arrived in late May are a just a taste of what promises to be a beautiful and ...

Alt-Nation: Here Comes the Summer!
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Here Comes the Summer!

The Fabulous Thunderbirds Still “Tuff Enuff” after all these years, you can bet that when The Fabulous Thunderbirds roll into ...

Tammy Laforest: Mx. Bisexual RI 2017
May 29, 2017 No Commentby

Tammy Laforest: Mx. Bisexual RI 2017

[See Tammy Laforest as our pin-up: http://motifri.com/pin-up-tammy-laforest-mx-bisexual-2017/] “It’s a gender-neutral word: it could mean genderless, it could mean girl, it ...

Riverdance Comes to PPAC
May 24, 2017 No Commentby

Riverdance Comes to PPAC

“Come and meet those dancing feet. On the avenue we’re taking you to.” – old Weybosset St. No, not THOSE ...

An Interview with Lucy Dacus
May 19, 2017 No Commentby

An Interview with Lucy Dacus

When her debut album, No Burden, came out in February 2016, Lucy Dacus made her grand entrance into the music ...

Album Of The Week: Wavves’ You’re Welcome
May 19, 2017 No Commentby

Album Of The Week: Wavves’ You’re Welcome

Naming a band after something you fear is strange, but at least there’s some honesty that comes with it. Regardless ...

Mike D's Top 5
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Mike D’s Top 5

1. Saturday, May 20: 2017 Hope Street Spring Block Party featuring Chachi and the International Players, The Curtis Mayflower, Eric ...

Roots Report: Strictly Commercial
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Strictly Commercial

Okee dokee folks… I don’t go to the movies very often, though I do love to watch films. I just ...