The Low Anthem, Green Day, and more
Come find us at the Salon on THURSDAY (the 10th) high-posting in the basement with DJS WAY O'MALLEY AND NO GO GO spinning assorted party jams; 21+ and no cover all night, call 401.865.5330. On FRIDAY (the 11th), the RHYTHM WHORES join TONY JONES & THE CRETIN 3 in Cumberland for a freebie at the Broad Street Tap (21+, 401.725.8594), while Rhody rap reps CHACHI and JOEL JP PEREZ open for indie-rap icons JEDI MIND TRICKS at the Met, call 401.729.1005 for details. Word is tickets are scarce for the big "Pasta Sauce Show" in Central Falls on SATURDAY (the 12th), with BROWN BIRD, THE RICE CAKES, and "special guests" supporting THE LOW ANTHEM and their new record, Smart Flesh, recorded last year at former site of Porino's pasta sauce factory (280 Rand Street); advance tix at brownpapertickets.com. If you're down south on Saturday, head to the Knickerbocker (401.596.4225), where ROOMFUL OF BLUES celebrate their new disc, Hook, Line, and Sinker. On SUNDAY (the 13th), kick back with the RISA gang at SONGWRITERS IN THE ROUND at AS220 (held the second Sunday of each month). Join JACOB HALLER, DAVE DERSHAM, and others from 6 to 8 pm. And head back to Empire Street on WEDNESDAY (the 16th) for DIAMOND DOVES, RECORE, and THE CAN'T NOTS (9 pm, $6 cover). Call 401.831.9327 for info on both shows. And start your St. Paddy's Day THURSDAY (the 17th) at the Met with ERIC FRENCH, TIK TOK, SIX STAR GENERAL, and CRAIC WAS MIGHTY; doors are at 4 pm and there's no cover before 7 pm.
: New England Music News
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