Tunes Around Town – June 16th through June 19th

There’s a wealth of great shows this weekend including a few, long awaited album release parties.  Get on the town and show your support!

Thursday June 16th


Zero Holds, Latch, Desir Desir, and Karis Owen at DUSK, 301 Harris Ave 21+,8pm

Barn Burning, Frankie Ranks and the Freeloaders, and The Low Cards at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+, $5, 8pm

Eve 6, Oz, Christina Holmes, and Wild Sun at Fete Ballroom, 103 Dike St, All Ages, $20, 7pm

OpenMic at The Mediator Stage featuring GW Mercure, 50 Rounds Avenue, 7pm

Free Speech Thursdays Providence Poetry Slam at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 8pm

Betsy Miller Dance Projects presents Happy Birthday You’re Never Coming Back, Are You at The Black Box Theatre, 95 Empire ST, All Ages, $20, 8pm

Jerry Paper & easy Feelings Unlimited, Dougie Poole, and Albert DeMuth at Aurora, 276 Westminster St, All Ages, $8, 8:30pm


Wicked Funny Productions presents LOL Thursdays featuring Danny Kelly at The Wheelhouse, 294 Great Island Road, 8pm

The Low Anthem playing Columbus Theatre Saturday June 18th

Friday June 17th


ALBUM RELEASE hosted by What Cheer Records and Vintage featuring a live stream of Radio Head’s  “A Moon Shaped Pool,” 180 Angell St, 11am-8pm

Funky Dawgz Brass Band, Stupid Robots and Downtown at Dawn at The Spot Underground inside the Colosseum,180 Pine St, 18+, $12, 8pm

Professor Roots Friday Cool Out Roots Rock and Reggae at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+, $3, 6:30-9pm

Forzamorte Vivo Volume XXIX Signature Riff at DUSK, 301 Harris Ave, 21+, $10, 10pm

Queer Arts Fest “Yeah Shame?!” and Evening of Queer Alt Performance and Punk at AS220, 115 Empire St, 8pm

Strange Faces, Ponyboy and the Horsegirls, Littlefoot, and Derek Knox at Psychic Readings, 95 Empire St, $6, 9pm

Burbage Theater’s 2nd Annual Big Time Celebration at Aurora, 276 Westminst St, $35, 8pm

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


Trophy Wives, Volcanoes, Under Fire, Ten Cents Short, Sic Vita, and Algorhythm at The Met, 1005 Main St, All Ages, $12, 8pm

Event Horizon, PALS, David Begin, and Dandelion Pipebomb at The News Cafe, 43 Broad St, $5, 8pm

East Greenwich

After School Special at Dan’s Place, 800 Victory Hwy, West Greenwich, 9pm


Lauren King Acoustic in the Bar at The Wheelhouse, 294 Great Island Road, 6pm

Allysen Callery playing Sandywoods Center for the Arts Saturday June 18th

Saturday June 18th


ALBUM RELEASE The Low Anthem’s “eyeland,” with Hott Boyz, and Food Court, at The Columbus Theatre, 270 Broadway, All Ages, $10 (or $25 VIP tickets) available ahead of time, $12 at the Door

Rah and Rat Ruckus at The Parlour, 1119 North Main St, 21+, $5, 8pm

Wye Oak, with Teen, at Fete Lounge, 103 Dike St, All Ages, $17, 7pm

Beto Dias and Suzanna Lubrano, with DJEDJE Jaysta Man, Stacy, and Cee Jay Sena at Fete Ballroom, 18+, $40, 9pm

Providence Pride Day Festivities featuring Tokusatsu at South Water St, Music starts at 12pm

Queer Arts Fest: Queer Undergrounds and Punk Latinz World making at AS220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 4pm-5pm

Queer Arts Fest, Be/Longing Part 2 at Ass220, 115 Empire St, All Ages, 5-7pm

Queer Arts Fest, TRQPiTECA X Glitter Beach at As220, 115 Empire St, 9:30pm

The Steel Yard’s 4th Annual Fire Camp, 27 Sims Ave, 1-6pm


Kristin Kontrol, Dee Dee of Dum Dum Girls, and The Pixels at The Met, 1005 Main St, All Ages, $12, 9pm

AbleThought Solar Powered Tour Kick off with Golden Oak, Lucky Jukebox Brigade, and Lauren Hurley at The News Cafe, 43 Broad St, All Ages, 9pm


The Strattones at The Wheelhouse, 294 Great Island Road, 9pm

Top 5 Fiend Presnts: Sun Bears, Ben Shaw’s Brash Band, You Bred Raptos, and Yohafu at The Wheelhouse, 294 Great Island Road, 9pm


Castle (the Band), and Eastern Phoebes at The Cafe at Parlour, 200 Broadway, $5, 9pm

Queensboro Hustlers at Tavern on Broadway, 16 Broadway, 9:30pm

Wyoming, RI

Physical Evidence Double Birthday Bash at Wood River Inn, 1139 Main St, 9pm


ALBUM RELEASE: Allysen Callery’s “The Song the Songbird Sings” with Vudu Sister, and Ava Callery at Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, $12, 7pm

Block Island

School of Rock House Band at Captain Nick’s, 5pm


ALBUM RELEASE Party for Matt Carey featuring DJ Everyday, Sergio Santos, Agents of Vibe, and Sex on Decks, at Marsh Post #442, 5 Greenough Blvd, 4pm-11pm

Vudu Sister playing Sandywoods Center for the Arts Saturday June 18th

Sunday June 19th


Ecid, Bluebird, Esh the Monolith, and Omni at DUSK, 301 Harris Ave, $8, 8pm, 8pm


-Wolf and the Jam Daddies Sunday Blues Jam at Boundary Brewhouse, 1593 Newport Ave, 6pm

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


James III Solo at The Wheel House, 294 Great Island Road, 4pm


The Dwarves, Skinny Millionaires, Decent Criminal, and We Own The Land atThe Cafe at the Parlor, 200 Broadway, 7pm

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