Week In Music

Tuesday — @Myrtle, Ryan Lee Crosby @the Narrows, (sold out) Robert Cray Band @Nick-A-Nee’s, Bob Sagnella Swingtet Wednesday — @the AMP, Journey, Toto @the Narrows, Sunny War @Nick-A-Nee’s, the Splinters Thursday — @News Cafe, Minutes Unsettled, Solution, Elizabory, Vague @Nick-A-Nee’s, Thomas Casale @the Parlour, the McAdams Brothers, Wild Sundays, Stormin Norman (Photo of Sunny War […]

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Comedy Coming Up — Nate, Wanda, Marc, Lewis

First up we have two shows with Nate Bargatze this Saturday, February 24, at the AMP. Bargatze’s clean-cut and relatable humor is why The Atlantic called him “The Nicest Man in Stand-Up.” (He was born in Old Hickory, Tennessee, for crying out loud.) His most recent stand-up special “Hello, World!” is available now on Prime.

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RIF Grants — College Student Travel Experience

(2.20) Oh, the places you’ll go. College students yearning for adventure have until February 20th to apply for fellowships of up to $5,000 through the Michael P. Metcalf Memorial Fund at the Rhode Island Foundation. Over the years, the fund has awarded fellowships to more than 100 students to visit places ranging from Appalachia to

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Community Taiko Concert At Lindemann

(2.17) General admission tickets are still available for “In Return: A Community Taiko Concert” at the Lindemann Center this Saturday. “In Return: A Community Taiko Concert” is the culminating performance of the East Coast Taiko Conference 2024, hosted by Gendo Taiko and part of the Brown Arts IGNITE Series. Rooted in Japanese drumming traditions and

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Nancy Elizabeth Prophet Exhibition At RISD

The new exhibition at the RISD Museum, featuring the work of one of the first known women of color to graduate from RISD, opens Saturday and will run through August 2, 2024. Born in 1890 in Rhode Island to a Narragansett father and a Black mother, Nancy Elizabeth Prophet completed her degree in 1918 with

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Weekend In Music

Friday — @Fête Lounge, Missed Opportunities, Sounds and Scenarios, the War in Kids, Vague @Nick-A-Nee’s, Mark Cutler and Men of Great Courage @the Narrows, Reed Foehl @the Met, Brothers All Band @Union Station Brewery, Tyler-James Kelly @AS220 Main Stage, Strip Mall, Ghosts in the Snow, Delko, Galeer @Myrtle, Beauquet, Meridian @Wes Rib House, Love Hangover

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Prov Children’s Film Festival Starts

The Providence Children’s Film Festival kicks off this Friday and runs through February 25. Venues include the Wheeler School Gilder Center, South Providence Library, Mount Pleasant Library, the Newport Art Museum, RISD Museum Metcalf Auditorium, and the Providence Athenaeum. Go here for event calendar. Opening night party and film Friday, Friday 16, at the Fleet

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‘Love Hangover’ Show — Wes Rib House

(2.16) Time for the annual Love Hangover music revue, this year in the newly revamped Wes’ Rib House in Olneyville. Join hosts Ricky Rainbow Beard and Lyd Vicious for a dozen and one lovelorn duets celebrating the passage of one more Valentine’s Day. (The mood in general is not at all lorn — it’s a

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Donate Blood — PPAC

(2.14) The Providence Performing Arts Center invites you to Have a Heart This Valentine’s Day and stop by and make a blood doantion. This is their fifth year hosting a community blood drive in the grand lobby; we dare you to find a more spectacular donation venue. Just lie down and stare at the beautiful

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Week In Music

Monday — @Alchemy, Thantifaxath, Knoll, Hallucivore @the Strand, Sammy Rae and the Friends, Julia Pratt Tuesday — @Fête Lounge, Pardyalone, John Wilde, Malik Elijah @Nick-A-Nee’s, Dennis Brennan, Duke Levine @Alchemy, Profanatica, Tombs, Witch King @Myrtle, Matt Kowalski Trio Wednesday — @AS220 Black Box, Pons, Dogwalker, Programmique, Amanita @Myrtle, Asher White, My Wife’s An Angel, Greenwood

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Movie People In Town

Filming on Lorraine Avenue is scheduled to end tomorrow, at least that was the scuttlebutt among the neighbors and onlookers today. Directed by James L. Brooks, “Ella McCay” stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Woody Harrelson. Other cast members include Kumail Nanjiani (“Silicon Valley”and “Welcome to Chippendales”) and Boston native Ayo Edebiri who is having a

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Weekend In Music

Friday — @the Met, Neighbor, Cal Kehoe Band @Nick-A-Nee’s, Neal Vitullo and Friends @the Parlour, Ras Roots, Paul Danger, more @Union Station Brewery, the Carson Daily @AS220 Main Stage, Follow Thru, One Fall, Sourpunch, Jaimee Danger and the Dynamite @AS220 Black Box, Mike Hudson, Francis, Marou @Myrtle, Colleen Green, Kremlin Bats, Kathy Snax @News Cafe,

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Dragon Stamp — Prov Artist Camille Chew

The latest stamp in the Lunar New Year series, this one celebrating the Year of the Dragon, features the work of Providence artist Camille Chew. We first met Camille in 2020 at the unveiling of the rat stamp, an event hosted by representatives of the United States Postal Service; it was the first of the

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