Music

The Roots Report: Budget Bustin' for Neil
May 16, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Budget Bustin’ for Neil

Okee dokee folks… So, the other day I saw that one of my friends mentioned something about Neil Young tickets ...

Amanda Salemi Burns Bright
May 16, 2018 No Commentby

Amanda Salemi Burns Bright

The definition of fire dancing — a performer dancing with objects such as knives, sticks and swinging rope set ablaze — ...

RIMHOF 2018 Inductees
May 9, 2018 No Commentby

RIMHOF 2018 Inductees

Ten more musicians have been given the highest honor a local musician can receive in RI (other than a Motif ...

Alt-Nation: Belly is Back, 123 Astronaut, and More
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Belly is Back, 123 Astronaut, and More

Belly — Dove Set your wayback machine to the burgeoning alt-rock era, when in both the pre- and post-Nirvana periods, ...

Jazz Insights: Arthur Pelosi
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Arthur Pelosi

In January 1996, Rhode Island lost one of our finest performing musicians. His name was Arthur Pelosi and he was ...

Is This Jazz? Wednesdays at the Acacia Club with Leland Baker
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Is This Jazz? Wednesdays at the Acacia Club with Leland Baker

Saxophonist Leland Baker has been making a name for himself around New England over the past several years and has ...

RI Gears Up for Record Store Day
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

RI Gears Up for Record Store Day

April 21 is Record Store Day (RSD), a celebration of the nearly 1,400 independently owned record stores in the US, and ...

The Roots Report: I Have Ear Worms
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: I Have Ear Worms

Okee dokee folks… Lately I have been waking up (not that I really sleep) with an ear worm. Now let ...

Hip-Hop: Culture Games
April 18, 2018 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: Culture Games

The hip-hop scene in PVD continues to bubble away into a perfect cultural concoction, and the next ingredient to add is ...

Album of the Week: Hop Along – <i>Bark Your Head Off, Dog</i>
April 11, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Hop Along – Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Philadelphia indie rock act Hop Along has creative versatility beyond their contemporaries. The band amplifies the singer-songwriter aesthetic with powerful ...