Beth Comery

Education and professional experience/science and the law. Likes metal.

Radiohead Offshoot At The Vets

(11.14) We have the Covid lockdown to thank for new British band, the Smile. Like so many bored and frustrated musicians around the world, Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood and Thom Yorke recruited a drummer, Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet, and started noodling around. The trio began performing around London, and last May, released an album, …

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AS220 November Galleries

Ragnar! This image caught my attention before I even saw the title, “Ragnar Lodbrok.” Andrew Mignacca’s oil painting is part of this month’s exhibition in the AS220 Main Gallery, up now through November 26. The galleries are open Thursday through Saturday from noon to 5pm, or by appointment. AS220 Project Space, 93 Mathewson Street: Flow …

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‘Meet Me In The Bathroom’ At Columbus

(11.8) It’s aughts nostalgia time. “Meet Me in the Bathroom” — an immersive journey through the New York music scene of the early 2000s — will play for one night only this Tuesday at the Columbus Theatre. Archival footage, with new audio commentary, features the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, LCD Soundsystem, Moldy Peaches, TV on the …

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Our Guy Jeremy Peña — World Series MVP!

This is incredible. Providence native, and Classical High alum, Jeremy Peña has just added World Series MVP to his already stunning 2022 record. Since being named MVP of the American League Championship Series (following his game-winning homerun in the 18th inning of the division playoff game against Seattle) Astros infielder Peña became the first rookie …

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Set Clocks Back One Hour Saturday Night

It’s that time of year again: time to return to standard time; time for early sunsets; time for changing into “lounge wear” at 5pm; and time for our perennial discussion of eliminating daylight saving time altogether. Or, as a Senate bill passed last March would have it, making it permanent. According to the WashPo: A …

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RI Comic Con Starts Friday

Has it been ten years? Rhode Island Comic Con takes over the RI Convention Center and the newly-renamed AMP this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The biggest show in the smallest state. Epic Photo Ops with your favorite stars from yesterday, today, and tomorrow, but mostly yesterday: Danny Trejo, DJ Qualls, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jason Lee, Elisabeth …

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Perspectives Across Culture & Time — RISD Museum

Art from the Ancient Mediterranean, Asia, and Indigenous America all come together in “Being and Believing in the Natural World” up now through May 7th. Highlighting different perspectives across cultures and time, these works consider complex and evolving relationships with and beliefs about nature. In more than 100 objects drawn from the RISD Museum’s Asian, …

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