Music

Keep On Moving: Hotrods & Horns: The making of Life, Love, & Loss
April 17, 2019 No Commentby

Keep On Moving: Hotrods & Horns: The making of Life, Love, & Loss

To lead off, I have to give my support to the workers of Stop & Shop who are forced to ...

The Roots Report: Expensive Dues: Making it in music is about more than talent
April 17, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Expensive Dues: Making it in music is about more than talent

Okee dokee folks… For some reason, the saying “you’ve got to pay your dues” has been bouncing around in my ...

Music Award Winners
April 3, 2019 No Commentby

Music Award Winners

Rock Breakthrough Act: Benji’s Our 2019 Breakthrough Act’s first EP came out four years ago, but the RI community is finally ...

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road
April 3, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road

Okee dokee folks… Have you noticed the illuminated message signs along our major highways and the annoyingly punny sayings on them? ...

Keep on Movin: Penn Sultan’s New Legs: Sultan delivers the first chapter of many
April 3, 2019 No Commentby

Keep on Movin: Penn Sultan’s New Legs: Sultan delivers the first chapter of many

Penn Sultan’s Museum Legs — Traversing the Flat Circle Museum Legs is a new project from Penn Sultan, best known ...

Roots Report: An Interview with Loudon Wainwright
March 26, 2019 No Commentby

Roots Report: An Interview with Loudon Wainwright

Okee dokee folks…On Thursday, March 28, Loudon Wainwright, Lucy Wainwright Roche and Suzzy Roche will bring their All In A ...

Farewell to the great Erik Narwhal!
March 21, 2019 No Commentby

Farewell to the great Erik Narwhal!

Stop! Look! Listen! You had no choice if you were witness to the wild antics of local musician Erik Narwhal, ...

Keep On Moving: Riding The Third Rail: The Z-Boys' new track talk
March 20, 2019 No Commentby

Keep On Moving: Riding The Third Rail: The Z-Boys’ new track talk

I recently heard Slash say new rock ‘n’ roll was dead till Greta Van Fleet came along. Fair enough, everyone ...

The Roots Report: Look What's Going Down: Artists have a duty to voice their opinions
March 20, 2019 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Look What’s Going Down: Artists have a duty to voice their opinions

Okee dokee folks… “It’s s time we stop, hey, what’s that sound, everybody look what’s going down.” This is from ...

John's Favorite Protest Songs
March 20, 2019 No Commentby

John’s Favorite Protest Songs

Here is a list of my favorite/the best protest/sociopolitical songs. It is important that this kind of music is written ...