Judy Collins

Latest Articles

Judy Collins at the Zeiterion Theatre

Judy Collins at the Zeiterion Theatre

I'm often returning to my favorite songs by Judy Collins, and during the last few weeks it's been "Open the Door" from the sublime 1971...
By webteam  |  March 31, 2010

Real talk

"If you're not writing about yourself, you can say anything you want, and it will probably be more revealing of your personality than if you're writing openly about your own life."
Stephin Merritt and Magnetic Fields consider Realism
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  February 05, 2010

Review: Buffy Sainte-Marie | Running for the Drum

Recent live appearances by Buffy Sainte-Marie show her, once again, setting herself apart from early colleagues like Joan Baez and Judy Collins.
Appleseed (2009)
By GUSTAVO TURNER  |  August 14, 2009

Photos: George Wein's Folk Festival 2009

Photos from George Wein's 50th annual Folk Festival at Fort Adams State Park, Newport.
Photos of Deer Tick, Joan Baez, Pete Seeger, Judy Collins and more at the Newport folk festival
By RICHARD MCCAFFREY  |  August 07, 2009

Higher ground

Cindy Bullens, who has done a lot of things in the music business, recently wondered: "What? You have to get old to have success?"
The Refugees are strangers in a strange land
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  January 14, 2009

Bard and puppet

This is the first assault on Hamlet in Shakespeare & Company's 29-year history.
Hamlet ; Coastal Disturbances ; Jay Johnson: The Two and Only!
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  July 18, 2006


Homegrown in Newport

Of the many reasons to love Newport, the city in the summertime — with its uncertain drivers, parking nightmares, and stampeding herds — is not one of them.
The Sunset Music Festival; plus, Someday Providence
By BOB GULLA  |  June 20, 2006

Local heroes

The set time, 9 pm, wasn’t ideal, but everything else came together perfectly for Zox as they made their inaugural appearance at the music industry blitzkrieg known as South by Southwest.
Rhode Island bands make a good showing at SXSW
By BOB GULLA  |  March 21, 2006

Various Artists, GREAT LOST ELEKTRA SINGLES, VOLUME 1 | Collector’s Choice

Long before inflicting Staind on the world, Elektra was a genuinely eclectic label, home to dozens of oddball bands who shared a post-folkie, acid-Beat sensibility.
By BRETT MILANO  |  March 14, 2006