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Week In Music

Monday —@AS220, Beta Motel, Tall Teenagers, Tiki Twins @Aurora, Amber Room, Aether Jag, Fantasy Figurine, Sali Celeste, Joe Mygan Tuesday — @Machines With Magnets, Climax Denial, Peter J Woods, Plagues, Scant, Hide Stacy Wednesday — @Dusk, Black Phillip, Thera Roya, Corot, Ashes of Agony, Gasoline

OV Library Grand Reopening

(5.30) The Olneyville Library is reopening after more than a year of repairs and renovation, and the public is invited to celebrate the results at a party Tuesday. The library suffered flooding in April 2016 after heavy rains overwhelmed the local drainage system, causing significant

State Beaches Open

Summer officially starts this weekend when Rhode Island State Beaches open for business. In other words, starting Saturday, May 27, you must pay to park. The beaches are always “open.” This is still America goddammit. Rhode Island residents will be charged $6 on weekdays and

Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Shore City, Tony Jones and the Cretin 3, the Inhumanoids, Wolfman Chuck, Spookalele of Doom @Psychic Readings, Mar, Suicide Magnets, Visibilities, Caroline Park @News Cafe, Tundrawitch, OroborO, Earthward @Nick-A-Nee’s, Mark Cutler and Men of Great Courage @Fête, Brandi Carlile (Sold Out)

PCL Fundraiser At Hotel Providence

(6.1) Help support the Providence Community Library this Thursday at “The Future is Now” fundraiser downtown at Hotel Providence. . . . enjoy delicious hors d’oevres, drinks and music and honor our special guest, Senator Jack Reed, a longtime champion of public and school libraries

Scürvy Dög Parking Lot Mega Show

(5.27) The annual Scürvy Dög Parking Lot Mega Show returns Saturday afternoon. Live music starts at 2pm with the Defectives and ends with headliners the Viennagram after which DJ Roxy Epoxy takes over. (Facebook event page.) We’re throwing another free all day parking lot bash

Recycling Refresher Course — Metal

Bunch your foil! The Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) has redesigned and updated its website making it easier to use. So what goes in your bin? Today’s lesson: Metal Cans — Lids — Foil That’s it—no other metal.  For example, a metal frying pan

Week In Music

Monday — @AS220, Glockabelle, 14 Foot 1, Rachel Blumberg Tuesday — @Dusk, Fire in the Radio, Snowplows, Lord Gorgeous, Jared Mann @AS220, Iron Lung, Woundman, V-Sect, Hardware Wednesday — @Firehouse 13, Gideon, Invent Animate, Ghost Key, the Worst of Us @the Met, Call Security, Benji’s

Free Trains To Quonset Air Show

(5.21) Free train service. Free parking. Avoid the traffic. The RIDOT ‘Trains to Planes’ program returns after last year’s successful debut. The Providence Station is one of three participating stations. (Free parking near state house — see map at website.) There will be three trains


(5.19) The WaterFire season kicks off Friday with all the bells and whistles. Sponsored by Providence College to celebrate their 100th anniversary. Prior to lighting, the Providence College performance group I Cantori, directed by TJ Harper, will perform on Waterplace Basin stage. Performance begins at

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Columbus Theatre upstairs, Christopher Paul Stelling @the Met, Daddie Long Legs, Oblivious Fools @AS220, the Morgana Phase, Forest Fires, Professor Caffeine and the Insecurities, Pinnacle @Dusk, Jealous Fuck, All-Star Stars, Raven King, Bad Motherfucker @Firehouse 13, the Living Deads, Diablogato, Tigerman Woah, Jeremiah

Hope Street Spring Block Party

(5.20) Hope Street will be blocked off this Saturday between Seven Stars and Rochambeau to make room for music, beer, ballet, food trucks, and shopping, with two stages for live entertainment including: Chachi Carvalho, The Horse-Eyed Men, The Quahogs, Tall Teenagers, Eric & the Nothing,

SCLT Rare Plant Sale All Weekend

(5.21) The Southside Community Land Trust (SCLT) will be holding its 25th annual Rare and Unusual Plant Sale at City Farm this Saturday and Sunday. The Plant Sale features hundreds of varieties of sustainably grown annuals, perennials, and fruit and vegetable plant starts — 20,000

Week In Music

Monday — @AS220, Drag Sounds Tuesday — @Dusk, Rooftop Garden, Nate Cozzolino and the Lost Arts, Imaginary Friends, the Aboriginals, David Begin @Lupo’s, Clutch, Lucero, the Sword Wednesday — @the Met, Jon Snodgrass, Lenny Lashley, Sean Carney @Fête Lounge, the Welterweights @Nick-A-Nee’s, Wilbur Hill @Dusk,

Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Beach Slang, Alcoa, Notches, Twin Foxes @AS220, Alex Napping, Edgar Clinks, Leiko, Lookers @Nick-A-Nee’s, Biscuit City @Alchemy, Dopey Lopes Band, Vertical Twin, We Own Land @Aurora, Home Body, Bellerophon, the Sonic Transfer Machines @Fête Ballroom, Lany, Goody Grace @Fête Lounge, Parsonsfield,

Greenway Cleanup — San Souci Drive

(5.12) The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council has another greenway cleanup scheduled for Friday, this time along little San Souci Drive. (Meet at 50 Valley Street.) The United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI), Olneyville Square Businesses and the WRWC River Rangers are teaming up to clean