Music

Roots Report: Eminem Twists the Knife
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Roots Report: Eminem Twists the Knife

Okee dokee folks… I am not at all a fan of Marshall Mathers’ (aka, Eminem) music, but I do have ...

Alt-Nation: Getting in the Halloween Spirit
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: Getting in the Halloween Spirit

Tall Teenagers – All in a Day’s Waste The sophomore album from Tall Teenagers opens with a mess of fuzz ...

Album of the Week: Night Idea – <i>Riverless </i>
October 17, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Night Idea – Riverless

With the originality and inventiveness seen in their 2016 debut Breathing Cold, Night Idea’s sophomore release had an immense amount ...

Metal Madness: An Interview with Kingsmen
October 11, 2017 No Commentby

Metal Madness: An Interview with Kingsmen

Welcome to Metal Madness my fellow metalheads, covering all things metal, metalcore, deathcore and hardcore in the Providence area. I ...

Album of the Week: Weaves – <i>Wide Open</i>
October 9, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Weaves – Wide Open

Toronto alternative rock act Weaves have been giving independent music an eccentric jolt. They have an art-punk sound that incorporates ...

Album of the Week: J. Roddy Walston & The Business – </i>Destroyers of the Soft Life</i>
October 6, 2017 No Commentby

Album of the Week: J. Roddy Walston & The Business – Destroyers of the Soft Life

For 15 years, Baltimore rock ‘n’ roll energizers J. Roddy Walston & The Business have been tearing up the independent ...

Jazz Insights: Yvonne Monnett
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Yvonne Monnett

Warwick’s Yvonne Monnett is a much sought-after jazz pianist accompanist throughout southern New England. Her Rhode Island musical roots began ...

The Roots Report: An Interview with Judy Collins
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: An Interview with Judy Collins

Okee dokee folks… The other day I spoke with Judy Collins by phone about her upcoming show with Stephen Stills ...

Hip-Hop: Iris Creamer's Denim
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

Hip-Hop: Iris Creamer’s Denim

You may have seen Iris Creamer at Providence events, as she’s very supportive of creativity in the city. And listening ...

The Roots Report: Who's Your Favorite Beatle?
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Who’s Your Favorite Beatle?

Okee dokee folks… I am going to commit Beatle’s heresy. At least I think that I am. Often, folks will ...