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Roots Report: Don't Let These Shows Pass You By
August 6, 2014 1 commentby

Roots Report: Don’t Let These Shows Pass You By

Okee dokee folks … As I mentioned last month the summer shows are plenty. I have managed to get to ...

The Songmill: Mary Ellen Casey's Ordinary Day
August 6, 2014 No Commentby

The Songmill: Mary Ellen Casey’s Ordinary Day

Little Rhody is a tiny state, but I am willing to bet we have more songwriters per capita than any ...

Top 10 Shows at the Newport Folk Fest
July 24, 2014 2 commentsby

Top 10 Shows at the Newport Folk Fest

Every July in Rhode Island, The City By The Sea becomes electric with some of the best musicians on the ...

Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy
July 22, 2014 5 commentsby

Soul Memorial Honors Dennis McCarthy

On Sunday, July 27, the Rhode Island musical community will come together for a special event at The Met in Pawtucket to celebrate the life ...

Album of the Week: Stardeath and White Dwarfs’ Wastoid
July 15, 2014 2 commentsby

Album of the Week: Stardeath and White Dwarfs’ Wastoid

It can be a daunting to be related to a music superstar. Enter Dennis Coyne, nephew of Wayne Coyne, the ...

Cruel Hand Throws Down at Firehouse 13
July 15, 2014 No Commentby

Cruel Hand Throws Down at Firehouse 13

By: Khrysta Ryan Providence hardcore locals Waste of Life and Black Celebration opened up a killer show at Firehouse 13 ...

Local Band; Violent Sons Get Signed to Record Label
July 15, 2014 No Commentby

Local Band; Violent Sons Get Signed to Record Label

By: Khrysta Ryan Newest addition to the Providence hardcore punk scene, Violent Sons got signed to Bridge Nine Records early ...

Alt-Nation: A Few Reviews and Shows That Don't Blow
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A Few Reviews and Shows That Don’t Blow

I was getting some late spring cleaning done when I came across a couple of releases that I hadn’t had ...