Music

2018 Motif Music Award Nominees
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

2018 Motif Music Award Nominees

Voting is closed, but please join us on Tuesday, May 8th at The Met for the awards!! Doors open at 6pm! ...

Six Good Things; Six Good Strings
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Six Good Things; Six Good Strings

Here we are in the Ides of March; I don’t know how we got here so fast, but I do ...

Alt-Nation: New Biscuits and Shows That Don't Blow
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: New Biscuits and Shows That Don’t Blow

It is a challenge when you start a column late and it’s your brother’s birthday, your best friend may have ...

The Roots Report: Technophobia Part Deux and Some Shows
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

The Roots Report: Technophobia Part Deux and Some Shows

Okee dokee folks… As you may have garnered from my last column, I am a technosaur. I am no longer ...

Girls Rock Rocks
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Girls Rock Rocks

Didn’t everyone, at some point in their lives, dream of being a rock star? The desire to make music and ...

An Interview with Storm Ford
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

An Interview with Storm Ford

As I sit in the recording studio of New Urban Arts a cacophony fills the small room filled with about five ...

Jazz Insights: Scott Hamilton
March 7, 2018 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Scott Hamilton

One of the world’s greatest jazz saxophonists hails from little ol’ Providence, Rhode Island. Scott Hamilton was born here, grew up ...

Interview: Patrick Stickles of Titus Andronicus
March 5, 2018 No Commentby

Interview: Patrick Stickles of Titus Andronicus

Ever since their start in Glen Rock, NJ, in 2005, Titus Andronicus have been lauded for their energetic live performances. ...

Album of the Week: Superorganism
March 5, 2018 No Commentby

Album of the Week: Superorganism

An incredibly good debut album has a power that can’t be overstated: It can make a band’s career and shift ...

Wyclef Jean Brings the Carnival to Fête, Mar 3
March 1, 2018 No Commentby

Wyclef Jean Brings the Carnival to Fête, Mar 3

Wyclef Jean is different from many of his hip-hop contemporaries due to his individualistic approach to the style. It’s hard ...