Music

RIMHOF Inductees Announced
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

RIMHOF Inductees Announced

The spirit of camaraderie was contagious at the recent Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame (RIMHOF) press conference on Friday, February ...

Spring Guide to Classical Music
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Spring Guide to Classical Music

  Though the groundhog may have been a bit pessimistic this year, there are plenty of reasons to get out. ...

Is This Jazz? Spring Guide To Jazz In RI
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Is This Jazz? Spring Guide To Jazz In RI

  As we all begin to thaw out from the winter chill, it’s important to remember that warmer weather is ...

Local 121: ‘Tiny, Weird Things’ Remembered
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Local 121: ‘Tiny, Weird Things’ Remembered

In late 2007, about six months into Local 121’s existence, Bryan Minto had a seemingly outlandish idea to boost the ...

Alt-Nation: New Disc and Shows to Check Out
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: New Disc and Shows to Check Out

Scott H. Biram – The Bad Testament (Bloodshot Records) On The Bad Testament, Scott Biram unleashes a collection of rollicking ...

Roots Report: The Bearded Bard
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: The Bearded Bard

Okee dokee folks… In 13 years of writing this column I have had two byline photos. Sometimes I try to update ...

Interview with Asa Taccone from Electric Guest
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Interview with Asa Taccone from Electric Guest

By artistically fusing both vintage and contemporary aesthetics, Los Angeles indie soul act Electric Guest brings a unique groove. Frontman ...

Album Of The Week: Heart Attack Man’s The Manson Family
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Album Of The Week: Heart Attack Man’s The Manson Family

I know what’s going through your head. Without even giving it a listen, this album most likely evokes two thoughts: ...

Album Of The Week: Crystal Fairy
February 26, 2017 No Commentby

Album Of The Week: Crystal Fairy

Supergroups pop up at least once a year, and they can be an imploding disaster waiting to happen or a ...

Roots Report: Grand Funk Railroad at Twin River
February 22, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Grand Funk Railroad at Twin River

Okee dokee folks… I went to see Grand Funk Railroad and former Eagles member Don Felder at Twin River last ...