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Chinese Stars’ Eric Paul gets poetic
Eric Paul, singer and lyricist for Chinese Stars, just released his second collection of poetry, I Offered Myself As the Sea.
| March 26, 2008
The Huff post
Brad’s Very Hardly Barely is very really worthy
Listening to him now, it’s clear that Brad Huff’s career was just getting started with his former act, the Jim James Band.
| March 19, 2008
Horn of plenty
Al Basile is still groovin’ on The Tinge
The Tinge , Al Basile’s sixth album and the follow-up to his 2006 set Groovin’ In the Mood Room , proves once and for all that Basile is a bard of the blues.
| March 12, 2008
Goings and comings
Copper Pocket, L-Ski, Sick Electric, and the Bob Enos bash
At the Living Room last week, a healthy gaggle turned out to bid their goodbyes to Copper Pocket, a power-pop trio out of URI that is headed to Austin, Texas.
| March 05, 2008
Yesterday once more
Digging into Big Dipper’s Supercluster
Sometimes listening to a record is more than just listening to a record.
| February 27, 2008
A long shadow
On the anniversary of the Station fire
The passing time is pulling us further and further away from the Station fire.
| February 20, 2008
DIY all over again
The Coming Weak seek alternate routes; plus, Forever Young
Cut from the earnest and emotional mold of bands such as Taking Back Sunday, Coheed & Cambria, and our own Monty Are I, the Coming Weak is one of the area’s fastest-rising combos.
| February 13, 2008
Then and now
Listening to A State of Blue
It’s not exactly a stroll down Memory Lane, but pretty close to it.
| February 06, 2008
Good news for Black Rep and Stone Soup
There couldn’t be a more deserving venue.
| January 29, 2008
Kind of blue
Roomful soldiers on; plus, the Radionics and Ebu Gogo
Roomful of Blues is headed back home, and the timing couldn’t be better.
| January 23, 2008
Raising the bar
Zox take it to the next level on Line in the Sand
This week, Zox releases its first album for premier indie label Side One Dummy, home to bands such as Flogging Molly and Bedouin Soundclash.
| January 16, 2008
Shredding with Joe Granata; plus, life after LFO
Is the excitement of Guitar Hero III surging through your fingertips?
| October 27, 2008
The spirit of giving
Stone soup's time of need
While Stone Soup may be one of New England’s most acclaimed and enjoyable venues for the acoustic music set, that doesn’t mean it’s easy for them to make financial ends meet.
| January 02, 2008
Celebration of sound
Kris Hansen’s Left Hand Band; plus, New Year’s Eve options
Despite living in a world that is seemingly rotating off its axis and just plain miserable, there are, believe it or not, many reasons to give thanks.
| December 26, 2007
18 big hits
Providence local music: 2007 in review
This year, the number of great albums increased twofold across all genres, from hip-hop to metal, from swing to punk.
| December 18, 2007
A changing of the guard at the Narragansett Café
All good things must come to an end.
| December 12, 2007
Bring on the blues
New discs on tap by Roomful, Al Basile, and Ronnie Earl
There’s lots of music in store just around the proverbial corner for local music aficionados.
| December 04, 2007
A fond farewell
Tom Farnsworth’s closing Tracks
When I received word that Tom’s Tracks on Thayer Street was going out of business, my initial reaction was blasé.
| November 27, 2007
Cozy Music is comfortable on the edge
One of the city’s prominent electronic musicians, Tim O’Keefe, is quietly expanding a corner of Providence’s indie rock world.
| November 20, 2007
Zox share some new songs at Decibel Live and online
Tonight, you can get a taste of new Zox as they preview Line In the Sand , their first album of original material for SideOneDummy Records.
| November 13, 2007
Roots on the go
The Liberty Elm; plus, Hello Mahalo, more
We wish Kip and the gang all the best as they embark on this magical food service/gig room gestalt.
| November 06, 2007
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| March 18, 2013 at 3:22 PM
See this film series: The Belmont World Film Series @ Studio Cinema in Belmont
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| March 18, 2013 at 11:00 AM
See this film: This is Spinal Tap [with post-film talk by expert from Acoustical Society of America] @ the Coolidge
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