Monthly Archives: June 2009

Impromptu Michael Jackson Tribute by Erykah Badu and The Legendary Roots Crew

Friday night, after the passing of the King of Pop, The Roots invited Erykah Badu to sit in for Episode 75 of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, for the night they performed as a Michael Jackson Cover Band, which was … Continue reading

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The Scene – June 5th to The Blackstone for The Revival Preachers

Friday June 5th I struggled to find accompaniment to the Blackstone. Fridays are usually tough, as I’ve stated previously, as everyone tends to be a little warn down from the workweek. Stopping by Zig Zag‘s apartment on the way I … Continue reading

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The Scene – June 4th to Snookers for the Final Drop Out Night

Thursday June 4th I was debating with myself whether or not I wanted to hit the town. Having only been to Snookers once before, and it being a work night I was leaning towards staying home. It then came to … Continue reading

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The Scene – May 29th, Jerky’s to Enjoy Eric French opening for Fungus Amungus

Friday May 29th I spent a bit too much time trying to round up some troops by prodding either Nicole or Tim to come along to Jerky’s for the evening, to no avail. Friday’s are a great night for shows … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – Shows June 25th – 30th

TONS of Great Tunes for which to keep out your ear! Don’t forget to VOTE for your favorites in The Providence Phoenix Best Music Poll Thursday June 25th PROVIDENCE – Eric French & Mr. Hyde at AS220 Friday June 26th … Continue reading

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The Scene – May 25th, BUTTER Melts the Stage at Wonderbar

May 25th, Memorial Day, nothing like a full day off work to rest and recover from a long weekend of BBQs and prepare myself a trip to Boston to check out BUTTER’s inaugural show. After a morning of coffee consumption … Continue reading

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The Scene – May 22nd, Finish the Night Right at The City Cafe

Heather Rose and The Drama were setting the stage at the Blackstone as Tim and I made our way out, discussing the sets from Sex Slaves and For the Love of Sloane. We piled back into my car and started … Continue reading

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The Scene – June 11th, 2009 Ricky Valente at Arlene’s Grocery

A write-up is still pending, but Ricky performs so mind blowing a show my feeble words cannot describe the experience.  Once you watch you can DIGG it and help generate some BUZZ here, but make sure to spread it if, … Continue reading

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The Scene – May 22nd, Start of the Night at The Blackstone

Friday May 22nd I waited after work to persuade my brother into tagging along for an ambitious night on the town. Tim begrudgingly agreed and gave the Friday zombie groan and said he’d be down if he had time to … Continue reading

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BUTTER Melts the Stage at Wonderbar this Monday

This just in, back from NYC,  I’ve been managing media since my return, but I’ve just discovered BUTTER will be rocking the house at Wonderbar again this Monday! BUTTER is a jazzy funky bluesy Boston Based Band, consisting of G. … Continue reading

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