Music

The Time Is Now: Music fuels the revolution
January 8, 2020 No Commentby

The Time Is Now: Music fuels the revolution

Okee dokee folks… Welcome to the ’20s, the year of the next presidential election when we have the opportunity to ...

All Aboard!: WhistleStop Rock Festival rolls into town
January 8, 2020 No Commentby

All Aboard!: WhistleStop Rock Festival rolls into town

The WhistleStop Rock Festival is a rolling rock ‘n’ roll circus that is scheduled to hit six different New England ...

Anthony Savino Does a Good Job: The artist discusses his evolution and facing the abyss
January 8, 2020 No Commentby

Anthony Savino Does a Good Job: The artist discusses his evolution and facing the abyss

What better way to kick off the new year than discussing Anthony Savino’s thoughtful, ambitious release Good Job, which tackles ...

Jazz Insights: Lilyan Lipson
December 26, 2019 No Commentby

Jazz Insights: Lilyan Lipson

Lilyan (“Lill”) Lipson was one of the last silent movie pianists in Rhode Island. Lill was one of eight children ...

Bochek Is Sticking to Their Roots
December 18, 2019 No Commentby

Bochek Is Sticking to Their Roots

Bochek is a PVD-based jazz-rock band that has been working its way up the scene — this year, they received ...

Billy F. Gibbons, Matt Sorum, and Mike Flanigin to Headline
December 11, 2019 No Commentby

Billy F. Gibbons, Matt Sorum, and Mike Flanigin to Headline

Three words: Ernie Boch Junior.  Did you just sing them in your mind?  If so, you’re definitely not alone. Although ...

Bob Dylan: Electric Again At The PPAC
December 10, 2019 No Commentby

Bob Dylan: Electric Again At The PPAC

Nobel laureate, 78-year-old Minnesotan Bob Dylan, graced the stage at the Providence Performing Arts Center on November 20. The theater ...

(Looking For) The Heart of Saturday Night: As Tom Waits turns 70, Providence pays tribute at the Good Will Engine Company
December 4, 2019 No Commentby

(Looking For) The Heart of Saturday Night: As Tom Waits turns 70, Providence pays tribute at the Good Will Engine Company

On December 7, 1949, a New York Times column characterized the struggles of those in need: “The children who do ...

Two Tributes of True Love
December 4, 2019 No Commentby

Two Tributes of True Love

“And I am going to try to love / And I am going to rise above” For four decades, Daniel ...

Music to Kids' Ears: Local musician helps lessen the stress of homelessness
December 4, 2019 No Commentby

Music to Kids’ Ears: Local musician helps lessen the stress of homelessness

Lucy’s Hearth opened as a small overnight shelter in Middletown in 1984. They grew with the needs of the community, ...