Music

Interview with Jasamine White-Gluz from No Joy
February 20, 2017 No Commentby

Interview with Jasamine White-Gluz from No Joy

Independent music has an endless variety of styles and tones. There also are acts that meld musical dimensions to create ...

Is This Jazz?: Chatting with Angela Morris
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Is This Jazz?: Chatting with Angela Morris

In December, Providence was introduced to Brooklyn-based composer/saxophonist Angela Morris and her group Rallidae. After watching their inspiring performance, I ...

Album Of The Week: Ryan Adams' Prisoner
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Album Of The Week: Ryan Adams’ Prisoner

Sometimes the best art comes from pain and loneliness. It can be a fantastically brilliant antidote for whatever the artist ...

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, and beyond…
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, and beyond…

An Evening with Lol Tolhurst, Founding Member of The Cure I’ve been a fan of The Cure for almost 30 ...

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!

Okee dokee folks…We had a blizzard. Wasn’t that fun? This latest storm was like the Super Bowl for the local ...

That 1 Guy Performs at Alchemy
February 10, 2017 No Commentby

That 1 Guy Performs at Alchemy

Musicians usually play one of four instruments. The assortment of guitar, bass, drums and piano is common, not discounting the ...

Album Of The Week: Ron Gallo’s Heavy Meta
February 8, 2017 No Commentby

Album Of The Week: Ron Gallo’s Heavy Meta

Just when you think that rock ‘n’ roll is just copying itself, someone puts out a record that turns the genre ...

Proposed Sale of 89.3 to RIPR
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Proposed Sale of 89.3 to RIPR

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth asked the FCC for permission to sell 89.3 FM WUMD to RIPR. Some applaud this ...

Hip-Hop: An Interview with Cam Bells
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: An Interview with Cam Bells

Artists like Cam Bells, The Prince of PVD, are few and far between. This young, talented artist pops in and ...

Is This Jazz? Five Years Of ITJ Shows
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Is This Jazz? Five Years Of ITJ Shows

  Usually I talk here about the jazz scene at large or the stuff happening locally that is outside of ...