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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 ...

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? ...