Loudon Wainwright III

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Loudon Wainwright III ages appropriately

The reason why Loudon Wainwright III drives us crazy is the same reason why we love him so much.
Grown man
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  June 08, 2012

Rhett Miller at the Stone Mountain Arts Center; Loudon Wainwright III at One Longfellow Square

A couple of wry, superlative songwriters are also in-state tonight. For more on the Stone Mountain Arts Center show by Old 97's frontman Rhett Miller...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010
Loudon Wainwright III at the Narrows Center

Loudon Wainwright III at the Narrows Center

I spent the latter half of 2009 being tickled by Loudon Wainwright III's Charlie Poole tribute - you know, the one that walked away with...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010

2010 preview

What’s coming to the clubs
Music Seen
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 01, 2010

2009: The top 10 in pop music

Hmm, lots of women, a few old dudes, and some African banjo (not to be confused with Steve Martin's Hollywood banjo).
Music you need to own
By JIM MACNIE  |  December 25, 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


Basic elements

Boston was a world-music stronghold even before the “world music” genre existed.
The international and roots-music scene heats up
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 08, 2008


It’s payback time for Boston’s blues and roots music scene.
The best of the season’s roots, world, folk, and blues
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 12, 2007

The Roches

This is the saddest and loveliest of all the Roches’ albums.
Moonswept | Savoy Jazz
By BRETT MILANO  |  March 06, 2007

Apocalypse how?

What are you complaining about? It’s not the end of the world.
Easing into The End of the World
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  July 25, 2006

Jules Shear

Like John Hiatt and Loudon Wainwright III, Shear is a renowned singer-songwriter from the ’70s who despite meager sales still manages to find labels dedicated to releasing his work — in this case Drexel University’s newly formed MAD Dragon Records.
By ELIOT WILDER  |  February 27, 2006