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46 Years of Phoenix Covers

We look back at some of our greatest hits.
A trip through the Phoenix cover archives
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  September 14, 2012
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Photos: Rock 'n' Roll Rumble preliminary night #1: The Blizzard of 78, Jenny Dee and the Deelinquents, Old Jack, McAlister Drive

Concert photos at the first night of Rock 'n' Roll Rumble preliminaries at TT The Bear's
Jenny Dee and the Deelinquents win the first night of the Rumble
By KEN MARCOU  |  April 08, 2011

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

Where It’s At

Kick it like a sleep twitch.
Off the Couch
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 23, 2010

It’s the rain and snow, stupid

For those morons who say after a blizzard, “How’s that for global warming!” may we point out that one of the harbingers of climate change is the severity of storms that we experience.
Plus, hard times for the Blackstone
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  April 02, 2010

In your ear

On THURSDAY (the 21st), FAR OFF PLACE stay close to home with a free gig at the Knickerbocker Cafe.
Minky + Shannon + Bogus + more
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 22, 2010


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Making a beautiful racket

Where else could you see the Blizzard of '78 and I, Destroyer share the same stage?
RHD-RI presents Thunder In the Bucket
By CHRIS CONTI  |  January 15, 2010
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Irish, but not Celtic

With the Boston Celtic Music Festival taking over a host of venues January 9 and 10 it can be easy to forget that not all Irish music is . . . Celtic music.
Gems from the Emerald Isle
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  January 07, 2009
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Digging deep

The Blizzard of 78 released their second album, Book of Lies  (available at tbo78.com and iTunes) on Tuesday,
The Blizzard of '78 returns with Book of Lies
By CHRIS CONTI  |  December 10, 2008