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Blood on the tracks

Although there's a lot of noise on the Americana circuit these days, one very clear signal is a new split LP by BIG BLOOD and MICAH BLUE SMALDONE , two of the state's most arresting practitioners of progressive contemporary folk.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  May 25, 2012

From Big Rush to Tig & Bean

Last call for local rap crew REZIZTANZE at Fête (401.383.1112) or SARAH & THE TALL BOYS at Cady's Tavern (401.568.4102) on THURSDAY (the 26th).
Now hear this
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 27, 2012
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Exploring the countryside with Max García Conover

There are so many guys with guitars nowadays.
Take to the trees
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 03, 2012
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Dynamite with a laser beam

Is this the real life? Or is this just fantasy? Whatever you do, don't ask Sean Slaughter.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  November 25, 2011

Musings and mutterings from the worlds of Maine music

MICAH BLUE SMALDONE is taking his talents to Fort Kent.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 22, 2011
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Aleric Nez needs no accompaniment

For any songwriter, the urge can be great to add in that string section, that trumpet piece, that bit of backing vocal that’s so easy to hear right at the edge of consciousness.
Ramblin' man
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 29, 2010


Micah Blue Smaldone at Mayo Street Arts


After the galleries close, treat yourself and your warm belly to one of two excellent shows in town. The first is a sit-down affair: roots...
By webteam  |  September 29, 2010

South China + the Accident That Led to the World + Micah Blue Smaldone


Last but surely not least, South China return home from a spell of roving around the country in their car to play songs from their...
By webteam  |  April 07, 2010
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Running with the Devil

The surge of locally-harvested folk/roots/Americana acts flourishing in Rhode Island continues.
Making a connection with Brown Bird
By CHRIS CONTI  |  October 30, 2009

Cover Me


Lest I bore you with some moaning about how boring I think it is, know that the annual WCSH 6 SIDEWALK ART FESTIVAL fills the...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  August 20, 2009

Rare Frequencies: Drone folk to dream glitch


VIDEO: Coralcola, "Heath Ledger (live at Great Scott)It’s been more than a year since guitarist JAME...
By Susanna Bolle  |  February 25, 2009


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Scrutiny of the bounty

I'm an enthusiastic guy, and maybe prone to hyperbole from time to time, but it's hard to argue that 2008 wasn't an all-time banner year for music created here in the Portland area.
Was 2008 the best year ever for local music releases?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 23, 2008
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I see a darkness

Micah Blue Smaldone’s live performances suggested his recorded work was about to enter a realm more detached from the blues and folk archetypes he’s studied.
A battle-scarred wonder from Micah Blue Smaldone
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  September 17, 2008