Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Scene – My First Trip to The Spot

Saturday August 15th I rounded Nicole up to join me for my first trip to The Spot a non-profit, artists’ collaborative, performance space and art gallery, located on Thayer Street in Providence. Knowing ahead of time that The Spot has … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – All Hallows’ Weekend

The “Season of the Witch” is upon us, All Hallows’ weekend is here! Don your best “Werewolves of London” costume to become a “Rock and Roll Creature” out on the town this weekend at one of the awesome costume party … Continue reading

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The Scene – Phoenix Best Music Poll Winners at Lupo’s

Wednesday August 12th I heard last minute about an early show happening at Lupo’s from Johnny Lingo. The Rustic Overtones were scheduled to appear, utilizing three local openers, all of whom had just won an accolade in The Providence Phoenix’s … Continue reading

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The Scene – Gravity Works at McFadden’s

Tuesday August 11th, after much self persuasion I made my way down to McFadden’s to catch, at least, Gravity Works first set of their headlining night at McFadden’s. Located at 52 Pine Street in Providence, Mcfadden’s has a long history … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – October 22nd – 24th

Lots of great shows going on this weekend starting on Thursday, from Narragansett to Boston, featuring solo acoustic folk, reggae dub, rock and roll, and hip-hop. Keep your eyes and ears peeled! Thursday October 22nd Narragansett –Barefoot Truth‘s Toga Party!, … Continue reading

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The Scene – To The Oceanmist for the Amber Bettez Benefit

Friday July 31st after working a bit late I gathered my show going kit (i.e. manpurse stuffed with fliers for my blog, a notepad, pen, camera, spare batteries, and spare flash card) I hopped in my car and took the … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – Mid October

Halloween is just around the corner, hope you have your costume set.  Lord knows I don’t.  Fall is rolling along quickly and Jack Frost is at our heels once again, stay warm this weekend with some of the hot music … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – Legends Playing Locally at the MGM Grand Theater

Weekly I try to pick up a Providence Phoenix during my jaunts about town, always a good read and a great resource on local music. Aside from the great interview by Chris Conti of Monty Are I‘s Stephen Aiello highlighting … Continue reading

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The Scene – Innocent Uprising at Club Hell

Thursday July 30th I gathered myself after work and headed down solo to Club Hell on Richmond Street in Providence to catch Innocent Uprising.  It had been a while since I’d had the chance to see them play out and … Continue reading

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Tunes Around Town – October in Full Swing 8th-11th

Last Tunes Around Town post I highlighted the first weekend of October, now that we’ve had a full week of October, “I’ll sing you this October song, for there is no song before it” (Incredible String Band) to get you … Continue reading

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