Tunes Around Town – August 27th through August 30th

There are so many great shows happening this weekend it would be a shame if you didn’t get out to experience at least one!

Thursday August 27th


PRONK family fun day featuring The Extraordinary Rendition Band, What Cheer Brigade, and more at The Armory Farmer’s Market Corner of Hudson St and Parade St, All Ages, 4-7pm

-See You Next Thursday featuring Kris Hansen at The Fatt Squirrel, 150 Chestnut St, 21+, 8pm

Burnside Music Series featuring Dirt Pony and DJ LaRochelle at Burnside Park Beer Garden, Greater Kennedy Plaza, Free, 4:30-7:30pm

-Songwriters in the Round at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 7-8:30pm

Top 5 Fiend Presents: Seven Hats Parade, Debcaster, Hwuevo, and Feng Shui Police at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 9pm

Lonely Thursday 2 year anniversary featuring Dylan Sevey, Kris Hansen, Jay Berndt, John Larson, and Bill Jette at The Parlour, 1119 Norht Main st, 21+, $3, 8pm

Lula Wiles and Penn Sultan at Nick-a-nees, 75 South St, 21+, 9pm

OpenMic featuring Richard Cyr at The Mediator Stage, 50 Rounds Avenue, 7pm


The Mallet Brothers Band, Frankie and the Freeloaders, and Icky Woods at Parlor Newport, 200 Broadway, 21+, $10, 9pm


Viral Sound, G-Nome Project, The Hornitz and Tweed at The Middle East 480 Massachusetts Ave, 18+ $18, 8pm

Friday August 28th


Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Spogga’s Bon Voyage, and Tai Chi Funk Squad at The Spot Underground, 180 Pine St, 18+, $12, 9pm

Triad Presents The Anticompetition featuring Consuelo’s revenge, Route 44, The Kick-Ups, Seven Hats Parade, Nate Cozzolino and The Really Heavy at DUSK, 301 Harris Ave, 7:30pm

Midday Records and New England Artists Coalition Present: Blackbutton, Recover(E), Nobody’s Boyscouts, Running, Maid, 3 Parts Dead, and The Andy Lampert Band at The Fatt Squirrel, 150 Chestnut St, 21+ $10, 10pm

-Mark Cutler at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+, $5, 8pm

-Travis Colby’s D-Street Band at The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St, 9:30pm

-Triangle Forest, Home Body, and House Red at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 9pm


-The Uprising at The Met, 1005 Main St, 18+, $15, 8:30pm

Paula Clare Blues at Galway Bay Irish Pub, 156 South Bend St, 9pm


-Dan Shea & Wade Ryan acoustic in the bar at The Wheel House, 294 Great Island Road, 21+, 6pm

-Bella’s Bartok at The Wheel House, 294 Great Island Road, 21+, $10, 9pm


Vapors of Morphine, The Big Sway, and Masingo at The Save, 160 Merrimack St, 8pm


Viral Sound and Ginja Low Main at Hinge, 48 Main St, 18+, 10pm

Saturday August 29th


Oblivious Fools (A Tribute to Phish) and Hwuevo, Queen Anne’s Revenge, and Molly Cronan at The Spot Underground, 180 Pine St, 18+, $12, 10pm

-Growndhawgs, LincolnTunnel, Karma Rocket, and Jets Can’t Land at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+,$5, 8pm

-Morals, She Said That, Twin Foxes, OTP, and Forrest Fires at As220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 9pm

SEXCoffee, Pistol Shot Gypsy, Cookie and the Monsters, Rhetoric, and Dave Alves at Simon’s 677, 677 Valley St, 18+, $8, 8pm

The Dead LA, Jodi Jolt and the Volt, Blackletter, and Michael Graham & The Lewd Waiters at DUSK, 301 Harris Ave, 21+, $5, 8pm

Dead Heavens, Volt Direction, Ask The Dead, and Superlimit at Firehouse 13, 41 Central St, All Ages, $10, 8pm

Vudu Sister and Warbler Roost at Psychic Reading Room, 95 Empire St, 9pm

Atlantic Thrills, The Monzieurs, NEUTRINOS, and Eric and the Nothing at Aurora, 276 Westminster St, $5, 9pm


Fair Trade Music Series featuring Mike Maven, Nostalgia, Beth Killian, Sun of Sound, Big Scythe and SOL, and Aubrey Mable at The Met, 1005 Main St, All Ages, $12, 8pm


Biscuit City at Hank’s Down South, 33 State St, 8pm

West Kingston

Beatles for Sale (Tribute to The Beatles) at Courthouse, Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Road(Rte 138), 8pm


School of Rock Seekonk Summer Rock fest at Francis Farm, 27 Francis Farm Road, 2-7pm


Township, The Fatal Flaw, and Scott Janovitz & The Robust Economy at The Lizard Lounge, 1667 Massachusetts Ave, 21+, $10, 8:30pm


Adam Ezra Group’ The Ramble at Salisbury Beach, Free, 2pm

Sunday August 30th


Providence Folk Festival featuring The Nields, Cliff Eberhardt, Cardboard Ox, The Rank Strangers,Jacob Haller, Jan Luby and many more at The Roger Williams National Memorial, 282 North Main St, 12pm-6pm

Grateful Sundays featurng Box of Roses at The Spot Underground 180 Pine St, $5, 7pm

-The Gnomes and Providence Wholebellies at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+, $5, 8pm

Smith&Weeden, Ron Gallo, and Ian O’Neil at Nick-a-Nees, 75 South st, 8:30pm

-the Wankys, Who Killed Spikey Jacket, Cabbageheads, and Funeral Cone at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 9pm

Elison Jackson, Cowboy and Lady, and John Faraone at Aurora, 276 Westminster St, 9pm


-Wolf and the Jam Daddies Sunday Blues Jam at Boundary Brewhouse, 1593 Newport Ave, 9pm

-RI Legends Blues Jam at The Met Cafe, 1005 Main Street, All Ages, 4pm


-Dub Apocalypse at Bull McCabe’s, 366 Somerville Ave, Free, 10pm


-Jazz Funk Fusion Jam at Electric Haze, 26 Milbury St, 18+ to Play, 6pm


-Funktapuss’s Funk Jam at The House of Buds, 959 Bearse way, 8pm

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