Music

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement

Broadcast radio underwent changes in the 1990s that had consequences impossible to foresee. As the first stirrings of what would ...

Roots Report: I Rest My Case
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Roots Report: I Rest My Case

Okee dokee folks… Yesterday, one of my friends brought up the topic of hearing protection. A little over a year ...

EDM Event Preview: Tight Crew’s Space Jam
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

EDM Event Preview: Tight Crew’s Space Jam

On Saturday, April 14, Tight Crew will bring Space Jam to Fete for the second consecutive year. This will be ...

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: LittleBoyBigHeadonBike, Public Policy, and More

The Curious Case of LittleBoyBigHeadonBike Lo-fi folk outfit LittleBoyBigHeadonBike is the music of William Orchard, and armed with a guitar ...

School of Rock Opens North Providence Location
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

School of Rock Opens North Providence Location

School of Rock (SOR) has opened its doors at 1270 Mineral Spring Ave in North Providence. The Attleboro-based music school ...

Jesus Christ Superstar in Concert Takes the Wilbury Stage
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Jesus Christ Superstar in Concert Takes the Wilbury Stage

The “in concert” format for presenting popular West End/Broadway musicals came into its own with the 1995 presentation of Les ...

Jazz Insights: Clay Osborne
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Clay Osborne

The late Clay Osborne was one of Rhode Island’s finest male jazz singers. He passed away in 2006, at age ...

Album of the Week: Yamantaka // Sonic Titan – <i>Dirt</i>
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Yamantaka // Sonic Titan – Dirt

Very few bands these days have a way of taking the senses to another world. Both visually and musically, Yamantaka // Sonic ...

Interview: Nick Sanborn from Sylvan Esso
March 27, 2018 No Commentby

Interview: Nick Sanborn from Sylvan Esso

In an age where the meaning of pop music is changing with the seasons, Sylvan Esso is putting an extraordinary ...

Tiny Diamond Returns, News Café, Mar 30
March 27, 2018 No Commentby

Tiny Diamond Returns, News Café, Mar 30

Last year, 2017, was busy for Providence alternative rock trio Tiny Diamond. Multi-instrumentalists Mia Dady, Piera Leone and Jess Texieira ...