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Utter Madness: MadCap Monday turns 5
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

Utter Madness: MadCap Monday turns 5

Madcap Mondays aren’t the dreary open mics you see in the movies, though there are similarities. Folks full of beer ...

This Season's a Classic!: Get a little culture in your life, will ya'?
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

This Season’s a Classic!: Get a little culture in your life, will ya’?

For classical music lovers, there are some great events to look forward to over the next few months. Here’s what’s ...

Hot Happenings: Electronic music events worth perspiring over
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

Hot Happenings: Electronic music events worth perspiring over

Dip, drip, drop! Why ease your way into summer this year when you can make a splash by riding out ...

Is This Jazz?: Work and Art Part 2
May 22, 2019 No Commentby

Is This Jazz?: Work and Art Part 2

  To help shine a light on the lives of working musicians, I’ve been interviewing peers of mine about their ...

The Roots Report: Don't Let the Rain Fool Ya: Summer is coming in hot
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Don’t Let the Rain Fool Ya: Summer is coming in hot

Okee dokee folks… ‘Tis the season when things start wrapping up indoors and begin to crawl out into the sun ...

Keep on Movin’: Die Another Day: Snowplows are driving into the summer
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

Keep on Movin’: Die Another Day: Snowplows are driving into the summer

This month, we bring you Let’s Die, a new album from Providence outfit Snowplows. The band was formed in 2012 ...

Keep on Moving: Spin One and Call in the Morning: There's nothing funny about Sick Pills' latest
May 1, 2019 No Commentby

Keep on Moving: Spin One and Call in the Morning: There’s nothing funny about Sick Pills’ latest

Sick Pills — Nothing’s Funny Anymore (75orLess Records) — Take 2 Because They Are Good for You As a hockey ...

Is This Jazz? Work and Art: Pianist Nick Sanfillipo talks about the line between art and commerce
May 1, 2019 No Commentby

Is This Jazz? Work and Art: Pianist Nick Sanfillipo talks about the line between art and commerce

When you go to a restaurant and see musicians playing in the corner, you may think they’re only there to ...

Is This Jazz?: Moon Hooch Takes Over at FMH
April 24, 2019 No Commentby

Is This Jazz?: Moon Hooch Takes Over at FMH

On April 18, New York City-based Moon Hooch dropped by Fete’s Ballroom as part of their co-headlining tour with fellow ...

Why So Blue?
April 17, 2019 No Commentby

Why So Blue?

  Get out your hemp pencils and mark your calendars — the Great American Hemp and Blues Festival is putting ...