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Weekend In Music

Friday — @Aurora, (Inauguration Day Protest Show) Downtown Boys, Hairspray Queen, Vatic Kuumba, Nova @AS220, 14 Foot 1, Today Junior, Junior Beat, Edgar Clinks @the Met, Apathy, NME, Product of Amerika, Jessy Piff, Chum Loud, Sean Sinatra @Firehouse 13, the Brains, Delta Bombers Saturday —

‘Sine Nomine’ Perform Requiem At St. Martin’s

(1.20) This Friday the Sine Nomine choral ensemble will be performing Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms, the 1866 edition with chamber choir and four hand piano. Johannes Brahms transcribed an alternative edition of his beloved Ein Deutsches Requiem with accompaniment of four hands on

Geek Dinner At AS220

(1.18) Before there was iPod, there was . . . Compaq Personal Jukebox! The PJB was the first hard-disk-based MP3 player made available on the market. This picture is from the “Interesting Items” section at the Rhode Island Computer Museum website. Good stuff. The Providence

Week In Music

Monday — @News Café, the Radiographers, the Black Kennedys, Aquatic Symphony, Hrvygrbg Tuesday — @the Dunk, Twenty-One Pilots @AS220, Power Monster, ADULT, Dog Hospice @Aurora, Cal Folger Day, Benjamin Shepherd, EDT, Rotgut God Wednesday — @Aurora, The Body, Muslin, Lingua Ignota, Sandworm, Work/Death @the Met,

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Columbus Theatre upstairs, Club D’Elf (cd release), John Medeski, Sara Azriel @AS220, Mease, the Stupid Robots, evenodd Saturday — @Psychic Readings, Twin Foxes, Tyler Daniel Bean, Choke Up, Reservoir @the Met, Daddie Long Legs, Little Compton Band @Nick-A-Nee’s, Tim Taylor Blues Band @Machines

Two East Side Fire Stations Close

Budget cuts and reorganization have forced the closing of two Providence Fire Stations. The new union contract stipulates that Engine 5 at Humboldt Avenue be disbanded, while continuing its air-supply operations. Engine 4 at Rochambeau Avenue has also been decommissioned. Saturday was the last shift.

Durk’s Bar·B·Q On Thayer

Durk’s Bar·B·Q on Thayer Street has opened. It seems to be just dinner for now. From RI Monthly, Chef consultant Jake Rojas of Tallulah’s Taqueria and Tallulah on Thames and Jay Carr of the Eddy worked together to launch Durk’s. The restaurant is owned by

Week In Music

Monday — @Aurora, Lina Tullgren, Jaye Bartell, Derek Knox Tuesday — @AS220, Jillian Kay, Wes Swing, Rigel Orion Dommisse @Aurora, the Hemlocks, Set the Record Straight, Dying Below Zero Wednesday — @Columbus Theatre upstairs, Steve Gunn, Lee Ranaldo, Meg Baird @AS220, Bad Luck, Puppet Club,

Weekend In Music

Friday — @AS220, Hairspray Queen, Way Out, Black Beach, Goon Planet, Funeral Cone @the Met, Collington, Anyone Anyway, Forest Fires, Emily Correia @Lupo’s, Badfish, Spiritual Rez, the Z Boys @Machines With Magnets, Boy Harsher, the Wheal, Lingua Ignota, Kurt Snell, Strap-on Ritual @Firehouse 13, Deadlands,

Week In Music

Monday — @Aurora, Peaer, Beverly Tender, Food Court, Edgar Clinks Tuesday — Stay home and learn an instrument. Wednesday — @AS220, Math the Band the Band, the Asterplace, COMezik, the Divided Self, Providence Holiday Saxophone Choir @Nick-A-Nee’s, Four Bridges Thursday — @Aurora, the Responders, Clyde

Wind Farm Comes Online

Finally, the national news reports on Rhode Island without the obligatory handcuffed politician getting frogmarched into the courthouse. The CBS Evening News recently covered the new wind farm off the coast of Block Island — “Rhode Island offshore wind farm, first in the U.S., to

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Lupo’s, Gogol Bordello, Low Cut Connie @the Met, the Silks, Cactus Attack @Nick-A-Nee’s, Smith & Weeden, Mighty Good Boys @AS220, the Strattones, Su Casa, Hollow Turtle Saturday — @Snookers, the Complaints @the Columbus Theatre upstairs, Julie Rhodes, Arc Iris, She Keeps Bees, Last

Week In Music

Monday — @Aurora, Pearie Sol, Tiffany’s House, Lady Queen Paradise @the Met, Traverse, Barbarian, the Worst of Me, more Tuesday — @Lupo’s, the White Panda, Lauv Wednesday — @Nick-A-Nee’s, the Gather Rounders Thursday — @Machines With Magnets, Valerie Martino, Sharlyn Evertsz, Andy Borsz, Thornn, Øxømø

Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Therefore I Am, Alcoa, Little Tomb, Que Sera @Fête Ballroom, Kataleya @AS220, Pete Siner, Johnny Gates @Firehouse 13, Sasquatch and the Sickabillys (CD Release) Saturday — Christmas Eve (Last minute shopping ideas: turntable, music lessons, records, ukelele, tickets to a show,

Week In Music

Monday — @Aurora, Loone, LaNeve, Flowers & the Ghosts of Insects Tuesday — @AS220, YungViceCity, Sheezter.Pink, Ba$hout, more Wednesday — @AS220, David Carradine, Crippled Beggar, Worst Days, God’s Middle Finger @Aurora, Littleboybigheadonbike, Tiny Diamond, Ian Fitzgerald Thursday — @the Met, Blackletter, Call Security, Emeline @Fête

Weekend In Music

Friday — @AS220, Flinstones, Perennial, GLA, Sex Orgy Death Crash @the Columbus Theatre upstairs, A Very Horse Eyed Men Christmas @the Met, Hawthorne Heights @Firehouse 13, Cactus Attack, Diablogato, Tiger Man Whoa Saturday — @the Columbus Theatre upstairs, Eskimeaux, Japanese Breakfast, Christian Holden @Lupo’s, Tory