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Photos: Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame

Honoring Steve Smith & the Nakeds, the Cowsills, Paul Geremia, Bill Flanagan, and more
 The Class of 2013 induction ceremony
By RICHARD MCCAFFREY  |  May 03, 2013
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Hear here: A local symphony

The sophomore class: the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame's 2013 inductees
The sophomore class: the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame's 2013 inductees
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 19, 2013
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Paul Geremia joins the Rhode island Music Hall of Fame

"I've played in almost every state in this country," says Paul Geremia.
Blue Notes
By PHILIP EIL  |  January 25, 2013

Halloween fun and more!

How's your FRIDAY (the 26th) shaping up? Head downtown and start it off with a sonic boom.
Monster mash
By CHRIS CONTI  |  October 26, 2012

Let's see action

Last call for the sonic mayhem of HANK SINATRA JR. , ELECTRIC EEL SHOCK , and NYC's PEELANDER-Z at Firehouse 13 (401.270.1801) on THURSDAY (the 11th), priming the palate for another steady weekend of live action.
From Stray Birds to Mighty Good Boys
By CHRIS CONTI  |  October 12, 2012

Neutral Nation is back!

The debut album from SWEET LOVE (75orLess Records) is finally here.
Plus, a double shot of Sweet Love!
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 27, 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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For Chris Monti, Home is where the heart is

After a few spins through the latest solo release from blues/country/folk maestro Chris Monti, it's clear the man can spin a darn good, engaging tale with guitar (and harmonica and kazoo and fiddle) skills to match.
Nature's way
By CHRIS CONTI  |  March 04, 2011

Travelin' music

It's rockabilly family fun in Coventry on FRIDAY (the 3rd) with TONY JONES & THE CRETIN 3 , THE EGOS , and THE HEADCUTTERS playing the PNA Lodge from 5-11 pm with a pasta dinner and raffles, and bring a toy for Toys for Tots; click  cretinradio.c
Try some genre-juggling this weekend
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 03, 2010
Paul Geremia at Nick-a-Nee's Lounge

Paul Geremia at Nick-a-Nee's Lounge


I had the pleasure of chatting it up with Paul Geremia recently. The guitarist's knowledge of the blues is just as impressive as his picking....
By webteam  |  August 24, 2010

Downtown-bound: The capital city heats up

Sure, "Mrs. Robinson" was the "breakthrough hit" for Evan Dando and his LEMONHEADS back in the early '90s, but scour your local cutout bin and dig up the criminally-underrated Come On Feel the Lemonheads .

By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 09, 2010


Welcome back!

It's officially Deer Tick season
Off the Couch
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 02, 2010
Paul Geremia at Nick-a-Nee's

Paul Geremia at Nick-a-Nee's


I'm just back from the Paul Geremia section of YouTube and, from Jesse Fuller to Willie McTell, the clips of the guitarist roaming through the...
By webteam  |  December 09, 2009

Foo-palooza!!

Something for everyone THURSDAY (the 13th), from the roughshod blues of THE KILLDEVILS at Nick-a-Nee's (401.861.7290) to rap icons ONYX at Jerky's Bar (401.621.2244) to diabolical rawk icons SIX FINGER SATELLITE at Everyman (401.751.3630).
Empire Street, Saturday. Nuf sed.
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  August 14, 2009

More!


Plenty more decent doings afoot: the Empire gets heavy with Rotors to Rust, Roadsaw, and Murcielago; Duncan Sheik is at Jonathan's Restaurant in Ogunquit; "Guitar...
By webteam  |  July 15, 2009
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Hard-wired fuzz

The Inclined's December '08 debut, The First Day of Many, continues to captivate my attention with big hooks, spacey synths, and manipulated guitar riffs and squalls, at times encapsulated in fuzz and exploding with unabashedly catchy gems.
The Inclined are finding a balance
By CHRIS CONTI  |  June 26, 2009


Off the couch: October 24, 2008


Tim Taylor Band, Young Neil & the Vipers, and more
By CHRIS CONTI  |  October 22, 2008
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Heart and soul

The Cranston-based quartet Penrose continues to impress, delivering a fervent set at Lupo’s last Friday. The crew has been busy since they swept two categories in this year’s Best Music Poll.
Penrose and friends bring the heat
By CHRIS CONTI  |  August 20, 2008
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Yesterday once more

Sometimes listening to a record is more than just listening to a record.
Digging into Big Dipper’s Supercluster
By BOB GULLA  |  February 27, 2008
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A long shadow

The passing time is pulling us further and further away from the Station fire.
On the anniversary of the Station fire    
By BOB GULLA  |  February 20, 2008
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Raising the bar

This week, Zox releases its first album for premier indie label Side One Dummy, home to bands such as Flogging Molly and Bedouin Soundclash.
Zox take it to the next level on Line in the Sand
By BOB GULLA  |  January 16, 2008


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Bounty

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
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Information, please

I thought it would be a good opportunity to touch on some things that have been piling up on the local music scene.
Big shows, a one-shot supergroup, soundtracks, and more
By BOB GULLA  |  August 07, 2007
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Rock, she said

A few years back, I was approached by a publisher with a blank pagination for a new magazine. The only information he had was the page count and the title, Women Who Rock .
Providence celebrates women in music
By BOB GULLA  |  January 17, 2007
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Too many shows

If this winter’s concert scene were a crazy tag-team wrestling match, rock would be the ass-kicking king of the ring.
A hot winter concert season
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  December 28, 2006
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The five-year itch

Fall River is not what you’d think of as a natural home for a “music geek’s paradise.”
The Narrows celebrates a big anniversary; JP Jones helps
By BOB GULLA  |  November 28, 2006


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Steady rollin’ man

“Right now I’m more happy than ever,” says Duke Robillard.
Duke Robillard on touring with Tom Waits, and more
By BOB GULLA  |  September 19, 2006

Parsing the Poll

Every year at this paper we produce something called the Best Music Poll ballot — you’ve seen it — and every year we encounter a new crop of challenges in putting it together.
Behind the scenes at Best Music Central
By BOB GULLA  |  April 04, 2006