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Review: Jacky’s Waterplace

The first time I visited Jacky's Waterplace, it was just before the grand opening, and who should be there to give us the grand tour but Jacky Ko himself.
Bursting with culinary character
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  August 24, 2012

Lunar lunacy

It's time for eardrum-shredding under the stars on FRIDAY (the 29th) when OLNEYVILLE SOUND SYSTEM bring the ruckus free-of-charge to the Knight Street Library (275 Elmwood Ave, PVD) at 7 pm, part of their weekly outdoor summer concert series.
Wooly Fair goes galactic
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 29, 2011

More fireworks

The live circuit remains abuzz during this post-holiday stretch, leading off with a red-hot DEER TICK playing a freebie at Waterplace Park on FRIDAY (the 8th), courtesy of 'BRU's Summer Concert Series (show starts around 7 pm).
Deer Tick, Chachi, and Barn Burning
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 08, 2011
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Three wicked freakin' awesome free festivals

July is upon us, and Providence is about to ratchet up the al fresco action with an outdoor music festival season sure to satisfy freaks and families alike.
Rockin’ the nice price
By CHRIS CONTI  |  July 01, 2011

Some Sweet Love

Heads up on THURSDAY (the 16th) for a fantastic double bill featuring TALLAHASSEE and THE TOWER & THE FOOL at the Met (401.729.1005).
Plus, BMP champs aplenty!
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  June 17, 2011
WaterFire at Waterplace Park

WaterFire at Waterplace Park


The heat wave has subsided, the evening sky is gorgeous, and reflecting on the beauty of the season comes easily. A nice place to dwell...
By webteam  |  August 24, 2010


OK Go at Waterplace Park

OK Go at Waterplace Park


First they got on the treadmills and made a massive video statement that changed their career. Then they got off the treadmill of major labels,...
By webteam  |  August 03, 2010

Musical fireworks: Lingo + the Philharmonic + the Lips

A trio of nice Downcity shows to ease into a big weekend on FRIDAY (the 2nd), starting with a pair of former Rock Hunt winners.
Off the Couch
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  July 02, 2010
Civic Twilight at Waterplace Park

Civic Twilight at Waterplace Park


As the impact of existential anthems like "Anybody Out There" blossomed, Civil Twilight moved from its South African home to Music City, USA. It seems...
By webteam  |  June 16, 2010
Fanfarlo at Waterplace Park

Fanfarlo at Waterplace Park


Fanfarlo is a Brit band named after a Baudelaire tome, and it's led by a Swede who records in Connecticut and sounds forlorn even when...
By webteam  |  June 09, 2010

Ardeo at Waterplace

There are two kinds of chain restaurants. Some are stamped out with cookie cutters and rely on customers being attracted to something familiar. And others go for quality as the common denominator, standardizing what has been fine-tuned but allowing for c
A sturdy culinary link
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 30, 2010


Claudia Acuna

Claudia Acuna


Santiago native Claudia Acuna has been working in New York (and therefore around the world) for years, but she has finally come up with a...
By webteam  |  July 08, 2009