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Quite contrary

When third-grade boys have crushes, they often irk and abuse the objects of their erections to mask their affection.
Thou shalt not so hastily dismiss Scroobius Pip  
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  September 16, 2008

Fresh tracks

It’s a big deal when Someday Providence gets new music out. Their new EP extends the band’s dedication to breezy pop, but also adds depth, dimension, and a wee bit of heaviness.
New discs by Someday Providence and Suicide Bill
By BOB GULLA  |  July 16, 2008

The Cozy revolution

In the scramble to capitalize on the digital music revolution, old record labels are restructuring their business models and new labels are rushing to market. tfo, "Fidelity" (mp3)
A Providence imprint redefines the record label
By DAVID DAY  |  October 30, 2006

Plugged in

The Providence music scene is a pie chart of musical wedges.
Digging into the digital realm with Tim O’Keefe  
By BOB GULLA  |  March 14, 2006