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King Wilkie at the Narrows Center for the Arts

King Wilkie at the Narrows Center for the Arts

King Wilkie began a few years ago as a rather ortho-dox Virginia bluegrass band. They picked their way through high-flying breakdowns and colored their tunes...
By Stuff Boston  |  November 03, 2009

Providence Fall Preview Listings 2009

A page of listings for local music, theater, art, festivals and more this fall.
Music, theater, art, festivals and more in the coming months
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  September 18, 2009

King Wilkie | King Wilkie Presents: The Wilkie Family Singers

Today, "risk" is less popular than George W. Bush, but this former Virginia band — now in NYC — are rolling the dice hard.
Dead Oceans (2009)
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  May 01, 2009

Northeast newgrass

Lowell is known for Kerouac, its historic canal system, and the Industrial Revolution, not the “high and lonesome” sound of bluegrass.
The rootsy routes of Hot Day at the Zoo
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  January 22, 2008

Beyond the White Stripes

There’s a blues and old-school R&B resurgence rumbling in the indie-music underground, and it goes well beyond the icky thump of the White Stripes.
Alison Krauss and Robert Plant lead an Americana resurgence
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 30, 2007