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A jazz piano take on old-time roots

Tom Snow is a guy who's been around a bit. You'd have to try fairly hard not to have come across his jazz piano performances in and around Maine over the last 20 years. You make some friends that way.  
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By BY SAM PFEIFLE  |  May 18, 2013
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Dead Man's Clothes find their way in Austin without a map

The official list of performers at the 2011 South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas, last week only made mention of three artists from Maine: Lady Lamb The Beekeeper, Jonathan Edwards, and Patrick Hodgkins (of Empress Hotel from New Orleans).
South by Southern Maine
By BRYAN BRUCHMAN  |  March 25, 2011
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Jonathan Edwards records first album in 16 years at the Studio

Why has Jonathan Edwards decided to record his first studio album in 16 years down on Casco Street at the Studio? Well, for one thing, he lives here, and it's close by. But, mostly, "it's been a really lucky find," says the folk legend, who was laying d
Sunshine on Casco
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 24, 2010
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Jonathan Edwards at Stone Soup


Jonathan Edwards created a string of songs that were prominent in the early '70s. His rasp of a voice had a certain sweetness, and the...
By webteam  |  March 03, 2010

Trash Collective, Jonathan Edwards, RUHA and Bronze Radio Return


Other offerings in Portland tonight include: Heidi Powell's post-H++L DJ outfit, Trash Collective, at Flask Lounge; yet another surf-rocky Tiki Freakout at Geno's; the veteran...
By webteam  |  January 27, 2010

People, Get Ready

What folkie force Moore, Wild, and Lynch have been up to
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 01, 2010


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So good

One way to experiment with songwriting is to throw convention out the window, eschew verses and choruses, try to be completely unique. Sometimes the idea appears that if a song sounds like anything that came before it, well, that's points deducted like
Spencer Albee's got Spirit. How 'bout you?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  July 31, 2009
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Curiouser and curiouser

Sara Hallie Richardson, we hardly knew ye.
Sara Hallie Richardson says hello, to say goodbye
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 19, 2009
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LA confidential

Sweet Eve, a local band, had been trying to make things happen since forming in 2005.
Sweet Eve get lucky
By BOB GULLA  |  July 02, 2008
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Bouncing back

There couldn’t be a more deserving venue.
Good news for Black Rep and Stone Soup
By BOB GULLA  |  January 29, 2008
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Something for everybody

As that great philosopher Brian Wilson once observed, summer means fun.
This summer, New England’s music calendar offers everything from Neil Sedaka to Lez Zeppelin
By BRETT MILANO  |  June 11, 2007


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Cheap thrills

Summertime inevitably raises the question: what are we going to do with our crazy, hot selves? Summer Guide 2006: Cheap thrills from Bar Harbor to New Haven.
Paw Sox, Penny Slots, and Ponies — so cheap, it might cost you
By ELLEE DEAN  |  June 14, 2006
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Character study

In Desire Under the Elms , Eugene O’Neill looks back farther than usual into the godforsaken roots of American intergenerational disharmony, back to the mid-19th century.
2nd Story digs into O'Neill's Desire
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 08, 2006