Photographers Rick Farrell of GoLocalProv.com online news and Richard McCaffrey of Motif Magazine present a selection of their Newport Folk Festival photographs taken over the last few years. Continue reading
Grammy-winning guitar legend Albert Lee first came to prominence during a 1964-68 stint in British Blues and R & B stalwarts Chris Farlowe’s Thunderbirds. After working in the UK bands for touring country acts such as Bobby Bare and Skeeter Davis, Lee’s next full-time berth was two years with the UK answer to the Flying Burrito Brothers and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band-Head , Hands, and Feet. His reputation grew and session work blossomed, including appearances on ‘The London Bo Diddley Sessions’ for Chess and Jerry Lee Lewis’ ‘The London Sessions’. Continue reading
Magic Dick, the legendary harmonica player for Boston’s legendary J. Geils Band has recently partnered up with guitar and vocal sensation, Shun Ng, to create one of the most dynamic musical acts to come out of Boston in a long time. The music is soulful blues, rockin’ yet thoughtful and performed by arguably two of the top musicians at their respective instruments. Since 1969, Magic Dick has toured the world playing and blowing away clubs and stadiums with the J. Geils Band. Continue reading
“Weightless” is the highly anticipated follow-up to Longley’s 2015 self-titled release, which garnered praise from American Songwriter, Huffington Post and CMT Edge, to name a few. The new album delivers bold, thick pop with rock-and-roll edges. The starkly personal lyrics explore complexities and even dysfunction of relationships. Continue reading
Sarah, Binky and company reunite for the annual post Thanksgiving show. This one is going to rock.
Darrell Scott is a Grammy-nominated performer and recording artist, a highly demanded multi-instrumentalist (he plays 13 instruments!), and an ASCAP songwriter of the year. Darrell delivers his soulful performances in solo, duo, trio, band, and string quintet configurations, all equally dynamic and powerful. Darrell will be touring in 2016 in support of his new CD “Couchville Sessions.” Songwriting credits include the Grammy Award winning “Long Time Gone” and “Heartbreak Town.” When not on tour with his own shows, Darrell plays in Robert Plant’s Band of Joy.
They are an original rock & roll band with rootsy songs and contagious onstage energy.
Inducted into the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame in 2015, Mark was the driving force behind Providence stalwarts The Schemers and Boston’s Atco recording artists The Raindogs. In shows full of fan favorites from an award winning 30+ year songwriting career, MC is liable to pull out a great new song written late last night. Continue reading
This is the 3rd annual comedy night fundraiser to benefit the Angie Dolan Memorial Foundation. The night will include raffles, live auction, appetizers, and great comedy featuring Jim Colliton and guests. Continue reading
The Olate Dogs are the winning participants from Season 7 of America’s Got Talent, scooping up the $1,000,000 prize and headlining The Palazzo in Las Vegas.
Led by Richard Olate and his son Nicholas Olate, the Olate Dogs are a high-energy, fast-paced canine theatrical act filled with amazing dog tricks, human acrobatics and humor. Continue reading