Music

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 ...

School of Rock Rocks!
March 7, 2019 No Commentby

School of Rock Rocks!

Okee dokee folks… The Providence Performing Arts Center was bustling on a Tuesday night for the opening night of School ...

Keep on Movin’: Burn it all Down: Local legends Churchburn do doom and gloom right
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Keep on Movin’: Burn it all Down: Local legends Churchburn do doom and gloom right

This issue, the column takes a decidedly bleaker turn (in a good way), as we make our first foray into ...

Roots Report: Petting My Kitty: The cat wants what the cat wants, and this cat wants music
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Roots Report: Petting My Kitty: The cat wants what the cat wants, and this cat wants music

Okee dokee folks… Lately one of my cats has decided that sitting on my lap while I am at the ...

Grinding: For Ed Foster, the road ahead is bright
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Grinding: For Ed Foster, the road ahead is bright

Ed Foster is in short supply these days. If he’s not making music, he’s making lattes that belong in a ...