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Making the Stage: Local open mic picks up
July 28, 2014 No Commentby

Making the Stage: Local open mic picks up

There is a stage in Providence looking for performers. Join the PVD Hoot for a chance to perform or sit ...

Roots Report: Cruel Summer Breeze
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: Cruel Summer Breeze

National and Local Music Surround Rhode Island Summer Okee dokee folks … I know I say this every year; summer ...

Celebrate
June 30, 2014 No Commentby

Celebrate

“There is really no better way to celebrate America’s birthday than celebrating its music” The traditional music of America is ...

Toy Soldiers Take Over the Columbus
June 10, 2014 No Commentby

Toy Soldiers Take Over the Columbus

It’s not every day that a band like Philadelphia’s Toy Soldiers comes along Philadelphia troubadours Toy Soldiers, along with Quiet ...

Roots Report: Find Great Music and Then Look for More
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: Find Great Music and Then Look for More

Music Events for the Entire Summer Okee dokee folks … I leave it to you to decide where to get ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition
April 15, 2014 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition

  They may be out-dated technology, but records are not ancient artifacts Record shopping used to be a favorite pasttime ...

Roots Report: Hey, Hey it’s Mike Nesmith, and Some Music for Veterans Day
November 4, 2013 No Commentby

Roots Report: Hey, Hey it’s Mike Nesmith, and Some Music for Veterans Day

The best in folk, blues, roots and acoustic in the greater RI area Okee dokee folks … How about them ...

Roots Report: Graham Nash Review and Music From the World
September 30, 2013 No Commentby

Roots Report: Graham Nash Review and Music From the World

Okee dokee folks … I can’t believe that I have been writing this column for nine years now. OK, not ...

Mike D’s Top Five Can’t Miss Shows of October
September 29, 2013 No Commentby

Mike D’s Top Five Can’t Miss Shows of October

#1 Friday, October 11: Bonnie Prince Billy. $20. 8 pm doors / 9 pm show. All ages. Columbus Theatre, Providence, RI. It’s been ...