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Exhibition Opens Friday At Brown Galleries

Opening reception at Bell and Cohen Galleries Friday for “She:Picturing women at the turn of the 21st century.” Spanning a period of twenty-four years—from 1989 to 2013—SHE presents a broad-ranging selection of contemporary representations of women. The exhibition, which is drawn from a private collection,

The Silks

Week In Music

Monday — @the Met, Shwayze, Cam Meekins, Carlton, Nikko Gray Tuesday — @AS220, the Big Sway, Filmstrip, Jake Wasson @the Met, Drive By Truckers, the Silks Wednesday — @Dusk, Dead Congregation, Mausoleum, Pissgrave, Churchburn @AS220, Days of Judgment, Justin Chase, Starship Shape @the Met, Aer,

By Your Side

RI International Horror Film Festival Starts

The RI International Horror Film Festival starts Monday and runs through Sunday, October 26th. Many events are scheduled in venues around Providence. Monday, Tuesday: free films, 3:30pm, Providence Public Library Thursday: “Thursday Night Spooktacular,” 7pm, Bell Street Chapel, 5 Bell Street Friday: 6:30pm, sci-fi double

S&W

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Machines With Magnets, Brighter Death Now, Deutsch Nepal, Raison D’Etre, the Vomit Arsonist, Bocksholm, Post Scriptvm, Nurture Abuse @the Met, Chelsy Lau Band, Bochek, Vanilla Function @News Café, Indian Twin @Firehouse 13, Eternal Khan, Sorrowseed, Leukorrhea, more @the Spot, Daddie Long Legs, Groove

Bjork

Björk: Biophilia — Heavy On The Visuals

“Björk: Biophilia Live” starts Friday at the Cable Car. If the trailer and her hair are any indication this should be one trippy freakout. ‘Biophilia live’ is a concert film by nick fenton and peter strickland. Recorded live at björk’s show at london’s alexandra palace

Hard Nips

Week In Music

Tuesday — @Machines With Magnets, Work/Death, Father Murphy, Schleifer/Ruin, Sunk Heaven @Firehouse 13, Hobbs, Angel of Death, Solstice, Headrot, Bog of the Infidel @AS220, Twin Foxes, Bike Thief, BenDays, the Attending @Lupo’s, Method Man, Redman, B-Real, Berner, Mick Jenkins Wednesday — @AS220, Gymshorts, Whore Paint,

Pronk!

Pronk! At India Point/Wickenden

(10.13) Pronk! the Providence Honk Festival comes to Fox Point Monday, October 13th. Events kick off with a free concert in India Point Park featuring visiting bands from around the country as well as local favorites What Cheer? Brigade, Kickin’ Brass, and the Extraordinary Rendition

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Parking Lot Mega Show — Scürvy Dög

(10.12) Enjoy the pleasant Olneyville breezes in the outdoor beer garden or groove awkwardly about in the parking lot. Do both. Beer on tap, beer in bottles. Eat stuffies, dogs, chili, etc. — live music all day. Extinction Machine, the Sleazies, Hope Anchor, Viennagram, Sin

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Daily Show Writers At Columbus

(10.11) And it’s in the very intimate upstairs theater too. (Still, don’t just yell stuff out — leave the comedy to the professionals.) The Daily Show Writers Standup Tour includes writers Adam Lowitt, Matt Koff, Travon Free, and Jena Friedman. THE DAILY SHOW WRITERS STANDUP

ZOX

Weekend In Music

Friday — @AS220, Atlantic Thrills, Lazy, Neutrinos @Fête Lounge, Kevin Devine, Forest Fires, Zumo Kollie @Dusk, Today is the Day, Lord Mantis, Sin of Angels, Morne @the Fatt Squirrel, Evacuate the Earth, Dead L.A., Dionysus Park Ranger, VulGarrity, the Sweet Release, more @the Columbus Theatre,

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Mini Maker Faire Downtown

(10.11) The 6th annual Rhode Island Mini Maker Faire features hands-on making, building and hacking, crafting, garage technology, arts and creativity for sale, and robots, right downtown at AS220 and Hasbro. At the Mini Maker Faire, you’ll find builders, designers, tinkerers, innovators, craftspeople, engineers, hackers,

20,000 Days On Earth

Nick Cave Movie Starts Friday At Cable Car

Since the late 1970s, Nick Cave’s bands The Birthday Party, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, and Grinderman have set the standard for literate post-punk virtuosity. Now comes Nick Cave’s unique film project “20,000 Days on Earth” starting Friday at the Cable Car Cinema. This

eric barao band

Week In Music

Monday — @Fatt Squirrel, Red Sneakers (Japan), Baylies Band, Kowalski, Sciomancy, Pom Pom, 1 Cent Peep Show Tuesday — @95 Empire Black Box, Lewis M., Medusah Black, Vati @the Met, X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons, Madi Diaz Wednesday — @Machines With Magnets, Gilles Aubry,

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In The Galleries At AS220 — Opening Reception

(10.4) Head downtown tonight for the opening reception of new exhibits in the AS220 galleries. AS220 Project Space (93 Mathewson Street) ‘truth of the matter’ — new work by Lisa Perez The Reading Room (93 Mathewson Street) ‘Please Simplify’ — new work by Margie Butler

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Community MusicWorks At RISD Museum

(10.5) Join Community MusicWorks as its resident ensemble kicks off the organization’s 18th season with a chamber music concert in the Grand Gallery, featuring Haydn Quartet Opus 20, No. 5 in F minor and the exhilarating Mendelssohn Octet in E flat Major. Community MusicWorks is

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Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular From A To Z

The annual Jack-o-Lantern Spectacular is up at the Roger Williams Park Zoo. The 2014 presentation, titled “Jack-O-Lanterns from A to Z,” will delight new and repeat visitors alike. Scenes filled with intricate pumpkin art will be arrayed in alphabetical order, with highlights from history and